Weekly News

ASA’s Moore Testifies on Title I Programs Before House Ag Subcommittee

In testimony before the House Agriculture Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management Tuesday, American Soybean Association (ASA) President and Illinois soybean farmer Ron … Read More »

ASA Supports National Biodiesel Board Anti-Dumping Petition

The American Soybean Association (ASA) has signaled its support for an anti-dumping and countervailing duty petition filed yesterday by the National Biodiesel Board (NBB). The … Read More »

Farmer-Leaders Graduate from Leadership At Its Best Program

Farmer-leaders from 13 states graduated from the 2016-17 American Soybean Association (ASA) Leadership At Its Best program this week near Washington, D.C. The Leadership At … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Prompt Confirmation of Lighthizer as U.S. Trade Rep

Soy growers are urging a swift confirmation for U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) nominee Robert Lighthizer to keep U.S. trade moving forward. The American Soybean Association … Read More »

Soy Growers Promote Sustainable U.S. Soy in Romanian

U.S. Soy growers traveled to Romania this month to increase awareness of U.S. soy and promote sustainable U.S. soy among members of the Romanian Feed … Read More »

2017 Commodity Classic Session Videos Now Online

The Commodity Classic Library featuring recordings of 28 educational sessions and the General Session is now available online. Registered Commodity Classic attendees enjoy free access … Read More »

ASA DuPont Young Leaders Explore Issues, Marketing During Training

The 33rd class of American Soybean Association (ASA) DuPont Young Leaders completed their training, Feb. 28 – March 3, 2017 in conjunction with the annual … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Congress to Increase 2018 Farm Bill Funding

Soy growers and several other agriculture groups are urging Congress to increase funding for the 2018 Farm Bill, as farmers face an economic downturn not … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Protection of Crop Insurance

Soy growers are urging Congress to protect crop insurance and not reopen the 2014 Farm Bill. In letters sent this week to House and Senate … Read More »

Soy Grower, Other Ag Leaders Discuss Issues with USTR Nominee Lighthizer

Nebraska agriculture leaders had the chance to meet with U.S. Trade Representative nominee Robert Lighthizer last week and discuss issues important to farmers and ranchers. … Read More »