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USB, ASA Present Webinar on Tech Tools to Improve Growing Season Management Practices on March 29

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and the United Soybean Board (USB) are pleased to present the second webinar in a series of three webinars designed to help soybean farmers understand how new technology and effective data management can help improve the sustainability of their operations. On March 29, at 12 p.m. Central Time, learn more about … Read More »

Soy Growers Welcome Ag Measures in Omnibus

The American Soybean Association (ASA) today applauded measures in the Omnibus Appropriations Bill which will fund and revise many key agriculture measures. “We’re glad to see issues important to soy growers like rural broadband, waterways infrastructure and agriculture research included in the Omnibus and we now urge a swift passage,” said ASA President and Iowa … Read More »

WISHH, ASA and USSEC Host Cochran Fellowship Program Trade Team in St. Louis

The American Soybean Association’s (ASA) WISHH Program (WISHH) hosted a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)-funded Cochran Fellowship Program trade team at the ASA office in St. Louis, Mo. The Cochran Program was led by University of Missouri’s Professors Emeritus Kenneth Schneeberger and William Meyers. Team participants consisted of representatives from four associations in Vietnam, including: … Read More »

Soy Growers: Retaliation by China Will Cost Farmers Their Livelihoods

Following the announcement of approximately $60 billion in tariffs against Chinese goods under Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 Thursday, the American Soybean Association (ASA) reiterated its significant concern about the potential for China to retaliate against U.S. soybeans. China is the largest purchaser of U.S. soybeans, consuming nearly a third of U.S. … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Lawmakers to Support Export Promotion Programs in Farm Bill

The American Soybean Association (ASA) earlier this week asked soy growers to contact their House members and urge them to sign a letter supporting reauthorization of the Foreign Market Development Program (FMD) and the Market Access Program (MAP), and also include provisions of the Cultivating Revitalization by Expanding American Agriculture Trade and Exports Act (CREATTE … Read More »