Trade

ASA Featured in USTR’s New Online TPP Tool

This week, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) launched an interactive section of the USTR’s Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) website that showcases endorsements of … Read More »

Citing ITC Report, ASA Calls on Congress to Get to Work on TPP

Pointing to a report issued Wednesday from the International Trade Commission showing the American agriculture industry as among the largest beneficiaries from a potential Trans-Pacific … Read More »

Senate Appropriation Committee Approves Funds for USDA in Cuba

Earlier this week, the Senate Agriculture Appropriations Committee approved $1.5 million in funds for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) staff in the new U.S. Embassy … Read More »

Senators to Froman: Push EU on Ag Barriers in T-TIP

A bipartisan group of senators last week urged U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman to ensure the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP) included a strong … Read More »

Texas Farmer Talks Agriculture, Biotech on Mission to China

American Soybean Association (ASA) Chairman Wade Cowan, of Brownfield, Texas, joined the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) at the International Soybean Growers Alliance’s (ISGA) mission … Read More »

Illinois Farmer Addresses Cuba Trade Delegation in Washington, D.C.

American Soybean Association (ASA) Vice President Ron Moore, a grower from Roseville, Ill., spoke at the U.S. Cuba delegation Washington, D.C. reception, honoring a Cuban … Read More »

ASA Urges Vilsack, Froman to Include Soybean Priorities in TTIP

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) earlier this week sent a letter to U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Congress to Fund USDA ‘Boots on the Ground’ in Cuba

The American Soybean Association (ASA) along with over 60 other agricultural groups, this month sent a letter to the Chair and Ranking Member of the … Read More »

ASA Asks for Full Funding of Market Access and Foreign Market Development

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and a number of agriculture groups signed a letter to the Chair and Ranking Member of the House and Senate … Read More »

ASA and 26 State Soybean Affiliates Urge Congress to Back TPP

In a bipartisan letter to House and Senate leadership Monday, the American Soybean Association (ASA) and its 26 state and regional affiliates, along with more … Read More »