Trade

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 »

Soy Growers Urge Unions and Ports to Avoid Future Trade Disruptions

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and over 100 organizations representing manufacturers, farmers and agribusinesses, wholesalers, retailers, importers, exporters, distributors, transportation and logistics providers and other … Read More »

ASA Welcomes Announcement of Availability of Checkoff Funds for Cuban Activity

American Soybean Association (ASA) President Richard Wilkins, a soybean farmer from Greenwood, Del., welcomed an announcement from U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack … Read More »

Soy Growers Focus on GMO Labeling, TPP this Week in Washington

Legislation that sets a national standard for the labeling of bioengineered food, as well as the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership and its impact on soybean producers … Read More »