News Releases

ASA, NCGA Testify At Senate Hearing on Ag Industry Consolidation

Regulatory barriers facing agriculture are a major driver of agriculture industry consolidation, National Corn Growers Association Chief Executive Officer Chris Novak will testify Tuesday at … Read More »

ASA to Review Bayer/Monsanto Acquisition for Impacts on Soybean Farmers

The American Soybean Association (ASA) responded to an announcement today from Bayer and Monsanto that the two companies have signed an acquisition agreement under which … Read More »

American Soybean Association Seeks Candidates for Soy Scholarship

The American Soybean Association (ASA) wants to give a scholarship to a high school senior interested in pursuing agriculture. The Soy Scholarship is a $5,000 … Read More »

ASA Applauds President for Signing GMO Compromise Bill into Law

President Barack Obama signed the landmark GMO labeling compromise bill into law on Friday, July 29. American Soybean Association (ASA) President Richard Wilkins, a soybean … Read More »

Soy Growers Welcome European Approval of New Biotech Traits

American Soybean Association (ASA) President and Greenwood, Del., soybean farmer Richard Wilkins welcomed news this morning out of Brussels that the European Union has approved … Read More »

ASA Applauds Senator Grassley’s Introduction of Biodiesel Tax Credit Reform, Extension Act

The American Soybean Association supports the work of Sen. Grassley (R-Iowa), Sen. Cantwell (D-Wash.) and the other 12 senators who yesterday introduced legislation to reform … Read More »

ASA Congratulates House on GMO Labeling Passage, Looks to Move Forward

Following the House passage of a bill that creates a national labeling standard for foods containing GMO ingredients, American Soybean Association (ASA) President Richard Wilkins, … Read More »

Soy Growers Honor Kansas’ Mike Pompeo as Soy Champion

The American Soybean Association (ASA) presented Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.) with the organization’s Soy Champion Award, recognizing the lawmaker’s outstanding public advocacy for soybean farmers. … Read More »

ASA to EPA on RFS: ‘We Can Do More than a Slow Crawl Forward’

In comments to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy today, the American Soybean Association (ASA) urged EPA to increase the volumes for biomass-based … Read More »

ASA Urges House to Pass GMO Labeling Package

Following Senate passage of a bill to set a national standard for the labeling of foods containing GMO ingredients, American Soybean Association (ASA) President Richard … Read More »