News Releases

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 »

ASA Calls for Further Progress on GMO Labeling Compromise

American Soybean Association (ASA) President Richard Wilkins, a soybean farmer from Greenwood, Del., welcomed the Senate’s action today supporting compromise biotech labeling legislation from Senate … Read More »

Survey Shows Vermont GMO Label Misleads Consumers

A recent online survey of 1,665 online primary shoppers examined consumer understanding of five common on-pack food labels, and found that on-pack labeling of genetically … Read More »

Tell Us Your Conservation Story and You Could Be a Winner

Share the story of how conservation is part of your farm operation, and you could be the next winner of a Conservation Legacy Award. This … Read More »

ASA Lauds European Commission Extension of Glyphosate

The farmers of the American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomed news today that the European Commission will re-extend authorization for the herbicide glyphosate for another 18 … Read More »