News Releases

Soy Growers: WTO Appeals Ruling Highlights Need for Solution to COOL

The American Soybean Association (ASA) has again called for a coordinated approach to fix the United States’ mandatory country of origin labeling (COOL) rule for … Read More »

ASA Will Oppose Amendments to TPA Bill in Senate

Citing the importance of achieving fast track authority in order to finalize new trade deals as seamlessly as possible, the farmer leaders of the American … Read More »

ASA’s Wilkins Talks TPA at Critical Time for Trade in Washington

American Soybean Association (ASA) First Vice President Richard Wilkins took part in two separate trade briefings in Washington today as the association ramps up its … Read More »

ASA Calls for Assurances on Grain Inspection in Reauthorization of Grain Standards Act

In response to several high-profile work stoppages that disrupted the flow of grain through the supply chain, American Soybean Association (ASA) Director Bill Gordon testified … Read More »

ASA Praises House Passage of Energy and Water Appropriations Bill

The House of Representatives passed its Fiscal Year 2016 Energy and Water Development Appropriations bill earlier today, significantly increasing funding for the U.S. Army Corps … Read More »

Soy Growers to Chipotle: Misinformation is Not a Marketing Strategy

The American Soybean Association (ASA) issued a statement today in response to Chipotle’s announcement that the fast-food chain would remove all foods containing genetically-modified ingredients, … Read More »

ASA Pushes for National Labeling Standard

The American Soybean Association (ASA) stressed support of a consistent, science based national food labeling act in a letter to the U.S. House of Representatives … Read More »

17 Trait Approvals Cap Wild Week for Biotech in Brussels

After expressing severe frustration with the European Commission’s proposal to allow EU member states to opt out of the import of food and feed containing … Read More »

ASA Looks Ahead as TPA Bill Emerges from House, Senate Committees

Following the passage of a bill by the House Ways and Means Committee and the Senate Finance Committee that would grant trade promotion authority to … Read More »

ASA Welcomes News of Pending RFS Volume Numbers from EPA

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomed news last week that the Environmental Protection Agency will propose the volume requirements for biomass-based diesel for 2014, 2015, 2016, … Read More »