Transportation

ASA Joins Letters to Tax Writers, Appropriators and FAA

As Congress and Federal regulatory agencies kick into high gear, ASA has joined diverse stakeholder groups in several coalition letters.  ASA joined farm and commodity … Read More »

ASA Testifies Regarding Rail Service Issues at Surface Transportation Board Public Hearing

The American Soybean Association (ASA) emphasized the importance of addressing rail service issues and their negative impacts on soybean growers, at a public hearing before … Read More »

Drones, Big Data, Waterways, GMO Labeling, Trans Fats and More On Tap During ASA Open Resolutions Process

During the annual meeting of its voting delegates at last week’s Commodity Classic in San Antonio, the farmer members of the American Soybean Association (ASA) … Read More »

ASA Participates in Waterways Council Meeting

American Soybean Association (ASA) Washington staff participated in the Waterways Council meeting in Washington, D.C. this week.  Several members of Congress spoke at the meeting, … Read More »

ASA Draws Attention to Farm Bill, Infrastructure, Biodiesel and Trade in State of the Union Response

ST. LOUIS (January 28, 2014) – Responding to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address this evening, American Soybean Association President and Iowa farmer … Read More »

ASA Weighs in With WRDA Conferees

The Conference Committee on the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) is still underway and while a final bill will not be enacted by the end … Read More »

House-Senate Conference Holds First Meeting on Waterways Infrastructure Bill

The Conference Committee on the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) kicked off this week with hopes of reaching an agreement that will be enacted by … Read More »

WRRDA Moves Forward with House Conferee Appointments

WRRDA takes a step forward this week with the appointment of House conferees selected to serve on the committee to resolve the differences between the … Read More »

House Easily Passes Waterways Bill to Applause from ASA

With a vote of 417 to 3 on Wednesday evening, the House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA). The … Read More »

ASA Cheers Overwhelming House Passage of WRRDA, Urges Timely Conference and Enactment

In a vote of 417 to 3 this evening, the House of Representatives passed the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA). The American Soybean … Read More »