Weekly News

Congressional Signatures Needed on NAFTA Renegotiation Letter

Both the House and Senate are organizing letters to Robert Lighthizer, the United States Trade Representative (USTR), urging him to prioritize the interest of the … Read More »

Soy Growers Support Giancarlo for Chairman of CFTC

Soy growers expressed their support for Chris Giancarlo as chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). The American Soybean Association (ASA), along with other … Read More »

Soybean Industry Supports Biodiesel Industry on Capitol Hill

The soybean industry played a leading role in the National Biodiesel Board (NBB) membership meeting held in Washington, D.C. this week. The American Soybean Association … Read More »

Trade and Geopolitical Changes Under Spotlight at International Oilseed Gathering

They may be competitors on the world stage, but oilseed producers from across the globe will meet in Sydney next week to discuss trade issues … Read More »

Only 1 Week Left to Sign Up and Be Counted for the Upcoming Census of Agriculture

For new and beginning farmers – who may have not filled out a Census before – this is your first opportunity to be counted and … Read More »

Soybean Farmer Leaders See Demand for U.S. Soy in Central American Social Programs

Soy grower leaders joined the American Soybean Association’s (ASA) World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (WISHH) in Guatemala and El Salvador on June 12-14. … Read More »

ASA Supports Doud Nomination as Chief Agricultural Negotiator

The American Soybean Association (ASA) supports President Donald Trump’s nomination of Gregg Doud, president of the Commodity Markets Council, to be the chief agricultural negotiator … Read More »

ASA Provides Input to USDA, FDA on Advances in Biotechnology

The American Soybean Association (ASA) submitted comments this week to both the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge USTR Make Biotech a Priority in NAFTA Negotiations

The American Soybean Association (ASA), as part of the U.S. Biotech Crops Alliance (USBCA) submitted comments to the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) on biotechnology in … Read More »

ASA Comments on USDA Reorganization

The American Soybean Association (ASA) earlier this week submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on the department’s proposed reorganization, including the creation … Read More »