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Tell Us Your Conservation Story and You Could Be a Winner

Are you using a reduced tillage practice on your farm such as conservation tillage, strip-till or no-till? Do you grow cover crops? Have you taken … Read More »

President Obama Signs Trade Promotion Authority into Law

Trade promotion authority (TPA) will soon help create and strengthen international trade agreements, opening valuable markets and providing an advantage for U.S. farmers. President Barack … Read More »

Farm, Development Groups Call for Coordinated, Agriculture-Based Effort to Meet Global Food Security Needs

A coalition of farm and international development organizations and agriculture-related foundations sent a letter on June 18 to congressional committees calling for a coordinated approach … Read More »

ASA’s Henry: Soy Growers Happy with Increased Biodiesel Volumes, But Can Produce More

In a hearing Thursday on the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) held by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in Kansas City, Kan., American Soybean Association (ASA) Kansas Director … Read More »

ASA Commends Senate on Passage of Trade Promotion Authority

The farmer leaders of the American Soybean Association (ASA) praised the Senate for a vote today that advances trade promotion authority (TPA) to President Barack … Read More »

USDA Funds Phase Two of ASA WISHH’s FEEDing Pakistan

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved Phase Two of the American Soybean Association’s (ASA) World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (WISHH) FEEDing Pakistan … Read More »

In Trans Fat Decision, FDA Adds Time for High Oleic Soybean Oil to Meet Market Needs

Following a final ruling from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration today that rescinds the generally regarded as safe (GRAS) designation for partially hydrogenated oils … Read More »

ASA Welcomes House Passage of Fast Track, Calls for Compromise on TAA to Move Forward

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomed passage this afternoon of the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015, which would extend trade promotion … Read More »

ASA Commends House on Passage of Grain Standards Act Reauthorization, Calls on Senate for Quick Action

The American Soybean Association (ASA) today commended the House of Representatives on passage of a bill to reauthorize the U.S. Grain Standards Act (USGSA), and … Read More »

Soy Growers Call on Congress to Scrap Clean Water Rule

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is calling on lawmakers to take legislative action to prevent the Clean Water Rule from taking effect. ASA specifically cites the … Read More »