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 300,000 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

Fish Feast on Soy-based Feed Inside Cambodia’s First In-Pond Aquaculture Raceway

March 19, 2020

WISHH strategic partner, Rathada Farms Hatchery, has placed the first fish in Cambodia into an in-pond raceway aquaculture system, which is a channel for continuous flow of water to grow fish. Importantly, the raceway offers a more controlled environment to care for the fish, including feed them soy-based feeds like those manufactured by another WISHH... Keep Reading

ASA & Other Ag Groups: ‘Governors, Be Mindful of Supply Chain Impacts’

March 26, 2020

ASA and other ag groups sent a letter this week requesting that, during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, state governors be mindful of supply chain and workforce impacts on the ag community when considering individual response plans. Consistency is important for farmers to continue operating and providing necessary inputs for the food and agriculture supply chain,... Keep Reading

No SRE Appeal

March 26, 2020

While all the world continues to keep an eye on COVID-19, biofuel groups, ASA, and other interested parties were also busy watching the deadline for the Trump administration to appeal the 10th Circuit case that struck down three small refinery exemptions (SREs) from the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS).  The Renewable Fuels Association, American Coalition for... Keep Reading