Weekly News

Soy Growers, Industry Leaders Talk 2017 Policy Outlook at National Biodiesel Conference

Soy leaders attended the national biodiesel industry conference hosted by the National Biodiesel Board (NBB) this week in San Diego, Calif. American Soybean Association (ASA) … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Continued Support of U.S.-Cuba Ag Trade

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and other agriculture groups urged continued support for advancing relations between the U.S. and Cuba late last week. In a … Read More »

WISHH Welcomes New Business Development Manager

Keenan McRoberts is the new business development manager for the American Soybean Association’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (ASA/WISHH). This innovative program devotes funds … Read More »

EPA Finalizes Neonicotinoid Policy, Finds Most Uses ‘Do Not Pose Significant Risks’

Last week, the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Pesticide Programs finalized its “Policy to Mitigate the Acute Risk to Bees from Pesticide Products,” which … Read More »

Annual ASA Banquet Sold Out

The American Soybean Association (ASA) Awards Banquet is officially sold out. The annual event that brings together state affiliates and ASA members from across the country … Read More »

Early Riser Sessions Reward Commodity Classic Early Birds

At Commodity Classic, the early bird catches some great education thanks to a great line-up of Early Riser Sessions. Early Riser sessions begin each day … Read More »

ASA: Proposed Rule on Biotech a Progressive Step for Plant Breeding Innovation

The American Soybean Association (ASA) responded positively today to a notice of proposed rulemaking from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on the regulatory framework … Read More »

Soy Growers Welcome Perdue as Nominee to Lead USDA

American Soybean Association (ASA) President and Illinois soybean farmer Ron Moore welcomed the forthcoming announcement of former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as the nominee to … Read More »

ASA’s Moore to Take Part in Inaugural Parade as Part of RFD’s Rural Tractor Brigade

American Soybean Association (ASA) President and Illinois farmer Ron Moore will take part in the inaugural parade for President-elect Donald Trump in Washington on Friday, … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge House to Pass CFTC Reauthorization

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and other agriculture groups this week urged the House to pass legislation reauthorizing the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). The … Read More »