Leader Letter

In Memorial: World Soy Foundation Honors Elizabeth Bryant Trumbo Bond

Jack and Gwyn Trumbo farm in Shelby County Kentucky and have been passionate supporters of the World Soy Foundation (WSF) since its beginning.  Jack, a … Read More »

A Good News Story from Guatemala: The Youth We Feed Can Lead Organizer Tells Us More

Written by Karen Edwards (KCE Public Affairs Associates, LLC & WSF Advisor)… Were it not for our 4 a.m. departure to Washington Dulles Airport, I … Read More »

ASA Talks Succession Planning with Growers in Fort Wayne

ASA continues its regional Succession Planning Workshops this week in Fort Wayne, Ind. The Succession Planning Workshop titled “Five Keys to Effective Succession Planning,” focused … Read More »

ASA Announces Rescheduled Date for Columbus Succession Planning Workshop

The American Soybean Association (ASA) Succession Planning Workshop in Columbus, Ohio is rescheduled for Jan. 15, 2015. “The information provided in these workshops is very … Read More »

ASA 2015 Leadership At Its Best Class Begins

Farmer-leaders from 12 states met Aug. 11-14, in Greensboro, N.C., for Part I of the 2014-2015 ASA Leadership At Its Best program, sponsored by Syngenta. … Read More »

ASA Leaders Meet with DuPont Pioneer

ASA President Ray Gaesser and ASA staff met with DuPont Pioneer executives this week to discuss issues and programs affecting the soy industry. Topics included … Read More »

Surface Transportation Board to Hold Rail Hearing in North Dakota

The federal Surface Transportation Board (STB) announced that it will hold a public hearing on the rail service problems on Sept. 4 in Fargo, N.D.  … Read More »

ASA Urges Action on Pending Biotech Approvals in Letters to USTR, EU Commission

In letters sent this week to the European Commission and the U.S. Trade Representative, the American Soybean Association (ASA) urged that the European Union (EU) … Read More »

ASA and ISA Team Up to Deliver Inaugural Biotech Roundtable

ASA Illinois Director Ron Moore and CEO Steve Censky, along with President Ray Gaesser of Iowa spoke with more than 100 farmers, researchers, leaders of … Read More »

Bayer CropScience: European Bees Are At Their Best Health Levels in Years, Overwintering Loss of Colonies are Lowest in Years

Information provided by Bayer CropScience news release. This week Bayer CropScience announced that European bees are much healthier than many recent publications suggest. According to … Read More »