Archive for August, 2001

ASA Confirms DNA Story is Old News

The American Soybean Association stated today that news reports about “mystery DNA” in Roundup Ready® Soybeans is nothing more than old news. The information was originally published as early as May 28, 2000, on page 5 of Issue 69 of the London Sunday Herald. At that time, regulatory authorities in the European Union were notified … Read More »

ASA’s Partners with MachineryLink to Help Farmers’ Bottom-line Profit

As much as 40 percent of a farmer’s total crop production expenses can be tied up in equipment. With that in mind,, a service of the American Soybean Association (ASA), has joined with MachineryLink to help growers reduce that production cost. By signing on to and using MachineryLink, farmers will be able to … Read More »

ASA Seeks Action on Farm Bill, Trade and Biodiesel Legislation

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is calling on Members of Congress to focus on three key issues during August in preparation for the heavy legislative schedule that Members will face when they return to Washington, D.C., next month. Between September and the end of the current legislative session in November, Congress is expected to consider … Read More »