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American Soybean Association Welcomes Finalization of Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement

Following news out of Atlanta that negotiators from the 12 Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) nations have reached a final agreement, the American Soybean Association (ASA), which … Read More »

Congress Approves Reauthorization of U.S. Grain Standards Act

Congress passed a reauthorization bill this week that renews important provisions in the U.S. Grain Standards Act (USGSA). These include allowing the Federal Grain Inspection … Read More »

Positive Train Control Deadline Extension Needed to Keep Ag Shipments Moving By Rail

Transportation and Infrastructure Committee leaders this week introduced bipartisan legislation to extend the deadline for U.S. railroads to implement Positive Train Control (PTC) technology. PTC … Read More »

California Reaffirms Environmental Benefits of Biodiesel

The National Biodiesel Board (NBB) this week welcomed news that California’s Air Resources Board has affirmed biodiesel as the fuel source with the smallest carbon … Read More »

Texas Soy Grower Talks International Food Aid, Security at House Ag Hearing

American Soybean Association (ASA) President Wade Cowan, Brownfield, Texas, testified in front of the House Agriculture Committee this week on the important role U.S. agriculture … Read More »