Archive for March, 2000

ASA Urging Congress to Approve Permanent Normal Trade Relations with China

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is taking the lead in rallying producer support for a message that is critical to the U.S. soybean industry — “Congress must approve Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR) with China.” The Chinese market is growing quickly and could easily become the number one importer of U.S. soybeans and soybean products. … Read More »

ASA Voting Delegates Set Policy Direction for 2000-2001

Producer leaders, voting delegates and other members of the American Soybean Association (ASA) assembled at the fifth annual Commodity Classic to review and amend ASA’s policy resolutions for 2000-2001. During an open resolutions session, voting delegates approved changes and additions that primarily revolved around domestic farm policy, infrastructure and biodiesel, antitrust, international trade and biotechnology. … Read More »

ASA Environmental Management and Education Program Announced at Commodity Classic

The American Soybean Association (ASA) today announced the launch of a unique environmental management and education program that will help soybean producers find profitable and effective solutions to meet today’s growing environmental challenges. The program, called “Soybean Management and the Land: A Best Management Practices Handbook for Growers,” is a collaborative partnership of the ASA, … Read More »