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#SoyHelp for Farm Stress

The American Soybean Association, United Soybean Board, and soy states want to help farmers who may need a hand managing the stress of life on the farm. This May during Mental Health Month, we continue our outreach to combat farm stress by offering #SoyHelp. Find resources for your area through the link below—or year-round under the “Education & Resources” tab above.

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MEETING THE DEMANDS OF A GROWING WORLD

The American Soybean Association (ASA) represents U.S. soybean farmers on domestic and international policy issues important to the soybean industry. ASA has 26 affiliated state associations representing 30 soybean-producing states and more than 500,000 soybean farmers.

What’s Happening at the American Soybean Association

Scroll here for quick links to hot topics, event previews and recaps, Soy Action Center, answers to common consumer questions and more.

 

Learn About Our Key Issues

ASA continually works on a number of policy, trade and regulatory issues affecting the future of soy. Click on issues of interest for ASA’s position, background info, and information links.

Latest News

Soybean Farmers Share 2023 Farm Bill Priorities

May 25, 2022

Washington, D.C., May 25, 2022. The American Soybean Association is excited to share soy’s 2023 Farm Bill priorities. As the House and Senate Agriculture Committees lay the foundation for this pivotal legislation, ASA hopes its initial priorities list will provide insight and assure soy growers’ interests are considered as the farm bill process continues with... Keep Reading

ASA/WISHH Strengthens Ties with Myanmar Soy Importers

May 25, 2022

ASA/WISHH sponsored industry leaders from Myanmar (sometimes called Burma) to attend Specialty Soya and Grains Alliance (SSGA) educational courses in May. More than 30 soymilk and tofu company representatives, importers, food science faculty from Yangon University and USDA Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) staff attended an ASA/WISHH organized watch party in a Yangon hotel. WISHH used... Keep Reading

Nebraska Soybean Board Hosts its First ASA/WISHH International Trade Team

May 19, 2022

ASA/WISHH’s trade team is in Nebraska this week where seven soyfood company leaders from Sri Lanka and one from Ghana are participating in the first Nebraska Soybean Board (NSB)-hosted WISHH trade team.  NSB Chairman Doug Saathoff gave the group a tour of his farm on May 16 to show how U.S. soy is produced to... Keep Reading