Weekly News

ASA Director Meets with Agriculture Leaders for Discussion of Industry Trends

CropLife magazine, a publication servicing agricultural retailers, welcomed ASA’s Jerry Bambauer to its PACE Advisory Council in October. Bambauer  is one of two grower participants on the … Read More »

The World Soy Foundation Gives Thanks this Holiday Season

 “Thank you. Thank you for giving me this opportunity to provide for my daughter. I knew she wasn’t getting enough food before and it pained her mother … Read More »

ASA/WISHH Open Office in Ghana to Support Region Activities

The American Soybean Association’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (ASA/WISHH) program opened a field office in Accra, Ghana to support WISHH’s activities in … Read More »

A Thanksgiving Message from ASA President Ray Gaesser

Dear Friends, Once again, it’s the time of the year when we gather around the table with our families and pause to reflect on what … Read More »

ASA and COOL Reform Coalition Ask Congress for Contingency Plan

Last week ASA and the COOL Reform Coalition sent a letter to Congress emphasizing the need for a contingency plan for COOL, and highlighting Secretary … Read More »

ASA Supports Neonicotinoids in Letter to EPA Pollinator Health Task Force

ASA filed comments with EPA this week, reiterating both support for pollinator health and the benefits of neonicotinoid seed treatments to soybean farmers. ASA states … Read More »

ASA Announces 2015 Class of ASA DuPont Young Leaders

The 31st class of ASA DuPont Young Leaders began their leadership journey at DuPont Pioneer headquarters in Johnston, Iowa, last week. The Johnston training session … Read More »

WATCH: ASA Director Talk Sustainability at TED@Unilever

ASA Director Mark Jackson, a farmer from Rose Hill, Iowa, recently spoke about how working on his five generation farm has drastically changed and how … Read More »

Group of ASA Recruiters Enjoy Savannah Hospitality and History

The 2014 ASA Recruiter Reward Trip to Savannah, Ga. took place Nov. 18-21. The trip was a reward for high achievement by volunteers in membership … Read More »

ASA Brings Succession Planning Workshops for Farmers to Moline, Ill.

Are you concerned about protecting your family farm’s legacy? Planning for your farm’s future, or succession planning, is more than just creating a will. If … Read More »