Weekly News

ASA Meets with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Discuss Restoring Monarch Butterfly Population

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and a broad group of agricultural stakeholders met last week with Dan Ashe, director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife … Read More »

Emails Needed to House Offices on TPA AND COOL Bills Next Week

It is anticipated that upon its return from the Memorial Day Recess next week, the House will take up two pieces of legislation important to … Read More »

ASA Vocal in Washington This Week on TPA

Earlier this week, the Senate passed a motion to move forward with debate on the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act, which would grant … Read More »

ASA Discusses Grain Standards Act with Senate, House Ag Staff

As the Senate Committee of Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry prepared to mark-up reauthorization of the U.S. Grain Standards Act (USGSA) on May 21, the American … Read More »

Congress Extends Highway Funding Important to Soy Transportation

The House of Representatives passed a two month extension of the highway funding authorization earlier this week. The measure simply extends the current authority, which expires … Read More »

Biodiesel Gets Us Where We Need to Go

Information provided by National Biodiesel Board news release.  America’s advanced biofuel, biodiesel, is an alternative energy success story. It’s powering vehicles from coast to coast … Read More »

ASA/WISHH Partner Plans New Soy Milk Product Launch

The American Soybean Association’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (ASA/WISHH) sent an expert in the field of soy dairy analogues, to Nicaragua this … Read More »

ASA/WISHH Aids in U.S. Soy Flour Quality Samples Program in

Through a United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) funded Quality Samples Program (QSP), five bakeries in Bangladesh received soy flour samples that were used in … Read More »

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 »