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Commodity Classic 2016 Planning Begins in New Orleans

ASA Farmer-leaders and staff met in New Orleans this week for a kick-off meeting to plan the 2016 Commodity Classic. The committee toured the New … Read More »

Agriculture Leaders Thank House Ag Committee for Engaging in Biotech Labeling Debate

Soy growers thanked the House Committee on Agriculture chairman and ranking member for their help with the ongoing biotech labeling debate and the hearing held … Read More »

Protect the Farm Bill! Email your Senators Today!

ASA urges soy growers to call their senators this week, and urge them to vote no on farm bill budget amendments targeting crop insurance, privacy … Read More »

House Committee Passes Estate Tax Repeal

The House Ways and Means Committee approved legislation on Wednesday to repeal the estate tax. The full House is expected to vote on the bill … Read More »

USDA Accepts Comments on Proposed Rule to Define ‘Active Engagement’ in Farming Until May 26

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a proposed rule to define active engagement in farming operations for the purpose of farm program payment eligibility … Read More »