Trade

Delaware Soy Grower Attends ISGA Meetings in Uruguay

Information Courtesy of USSEC American Soybean Association (ASA) First Vice President Richard Wilkins, Greenwood, Del., joined the soy family at the International Soy Growers Alliance … Read More »

Soy Growers: EU Opt-Out Proposal Would Disrupt Trade Policy, Economy

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and United States Biotech Crops Alliance (USBCA) urge the European Union (EU) to withdraw the biotechnology “Opt Out” before it … Read More »

Soybean Industry Talks Rail, Trucks, Waterways at Agriculture Transportation Summit

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and the soybean industry played an active and prominent role in the Ag Transportation Summit held Aug. 4-5 in Rosemont, … Read More »

Ohio Grower Discusses U.S. Soy Quality Grading in India

An Ohio farmer had the chance to discuss the quality grading of U.S soy in Indore, India this summer, during the U.S. Soybean Export Council’s … Read More »

Trade Ministers Fail to Close TPP Deal

After week-long negotiations in Hawaii, trade ministers representing the 12 countries in a proposed Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) failed to reach agreement on a deal … Read More »

Soy Grower Talks Sustainability at Milan Expo

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) participated in a sustainability event held at the Milan EXPO USA Pavilion in Italy on July 3. The USA Pavilion … Read More »

House Committee Fully Funds Programs to Expand Foreign Ag Markets for U.S. Soy

The House Appropriations Committee passed its FY 2016 agriculture appropriations bill on Wednesday, providing for full-funding ($34.5 million) of the Foreign Market Development Program (FMD) … Read More »

ASA Leaders Appointed to USDA Trade Advisory Committees

Soy leaders were appointed to trade advisory committees by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) earlier this week. USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack and United … Read More »

Soy Growers Talk Freedom to Operate During Annual IOPD, ISGA Meetings

U.S. soy leaders joined oilseed grower representatives from around the world this week in Chicago, Ill. to discuss the freedom to operate issues producers are … Read More »

President Obama Signs Trade Promotion Authority into Law

Trade promotion authority (TPA) will soon help create and strengthen international trade agreements, opening valuable markets and providing an advantage for U.S. farmers. President Barack … Read More »