News Releases

ASA Commends EPA for Progress on Biodiesel, Calls for Larger Volumes in 2016, 2017

The American Soybean Association (ASA) urges the Environmental Protection Agency to fully recognize and capitalize on the potential for biodiesel in the nation’s renewable energy … Read More »

ASA Praises House Passage of Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomes a vote today from the House of Representatives to approve H.R. 1599, the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act, … Read More »

Soy Growers Call on House to Pass GMO Labeling Bill

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is calling on the House of Representatives to take up and pass legislation that would establish a clear and consistent … Read More »

Soy Growers Honor Heitkamp as a Soy Champion

In a presentation before its board of directors, the American Soybean Association (ASA) presented Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) with the Soy Champion Award in Washington … Read More »

Soy Growers to Address Ag Development, Trade and More at Annual Legislative Forum Next Week

During next week’s annual Legislative Forum, the American Soybean Association (ASA) will explore several issues key to the soybean industry, including international agricultural development, current … Read More »

Commodity Classic Trade Show Floor Opens to New Exhibitors

Companies with products, services, technology and innovation targeting the nation’s leading farmers now have the opportunity to get in front of that coveted audience.  Commodity … Read More »

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 »