Trade

Soy Growers Talk Farm Bill, Crop Insurance and More with U.S. Ag Secretary Perdue

Soy growers had the opportunity to discuss important issues with U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue this week. Both past and present American … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Confirmation of McKinney as USDA Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs

Soy growers showed support this week for Ted McKinney to be the first U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural … Read More »

USTR Releases NAFTA Negotiating Objectives

This week the Administration released the negotiating objectives for the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The objectives are comprehensive and cover most sectors and … Read More »

ASA Directors, Staff Gather in Washington for July Board Meeting and Issues Forum

In Washington this week, the American Soybean Association’s (ASA) board of directors and other leaders in the soybean industry met for its annual July meeting … Read More »

Soy Growers to U.S. Department of Commerce: Consider Consequences of Restrictions on Steel, Aluminum Trade

Soy growers are urging the U.S. Department of Commerce to consider the consequences to the rest of the U.S. economy and avoid igniting a trade … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Swift Confirmation of Doud as Chief Agricultural Negotiator

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is urging the Senate to quickly approve President Donald Trump’s nomination of Gregg Doud, president of the Commodity Markets Council, … Read More »

U.S. Soy Works With Global Partners to Access Innovations and Market

Farmers face pressures to reduce input costs, fight herbicide and fungicide resistance, and continuously improve the sustainability of their crop. Globally, oilseed-producing nations face similar … Read More »

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 »

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 »

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 »