Weekly News

Applications are Now Being Accepted for Awards Recognizing Conservation Achievements

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

ASA Meets with Trump, Clinton Campaigns

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and representatives from 10 other national agricultural organizations met Monday with officials of the Donald Trump presidential campaign in Washington. … Read More »

Obama Puts Congress on Notice: TPP is Coming

Late last week, the White House put Congress on notice that it will soon send lawmakers a bill to implement President Barack Obama’s landmark Trans-Pacific … Read More »

Final Venue Set for WOTUS Challenges

The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals has denied states’ latest bid to have their challenges to the Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule heard by … Read More »

Soy Growers Testify on Rail Shipper Issues

Last week, the Senate Commerce Committee held a field hearing on rail shipper issues in Sioux Falls, S.D. that focused on implementation of the Surface … Read More »

West Coast Longshore Union Agrees to Early Contract Renegotiations

Delegates of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) working at West Coast ports voted last week to enter into discussions with representatives of the … Read More »

ASA Seeks Candidates for Soy Scholarship in Fall

This fall, the American Soybean Association (ASA) is looking for high school seniors interested in pursuing agriculture in college. ASA is offering a $5,000 one-time … Read More »

Farmer-Leaders Begin Leadership At Its Best Program

Soybean farmer-leaders met this week in Greensboro, N.C., for Part I of the 2016-17 American Soybean Association (ASA) Leadership At Its Best program, sponsored by … Read More »

Indiana Soybean Alliance Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Congratulations to the Indiana Soybean Alliance on its historic 50th Anniversary! The American Soybean Association (ASA) is grateful for the organization’s leadership, partnership and everything … Read More »

WISHH Ships U.S. Soy to Africa

The American Soybean Association’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (ASA/WISHH) recently purchased soybeans for shipment to Ethiopia and soybean meal to Burkina Faso, … Read More »