Archive for December, 2001

ASA Urges USDA to Announce 2002 Loan Rates

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is urging Agriculture Secretary Ann Veneman to act immediately on the Department’s commitment to announce loan rates for 2002 crops this month. Farmers and their lenders need to know what the safety net for 2002 crops of soybeans and other commodities will be during the final year of the 1996 … Read More »

ASA Celebrates House Passage of Trade Promotion Authority

The American Soybean Association (ASA), a commodity trade group that represents U.S. soybean farmers, today expressed appreciation upon learning that the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 3005, which grants the President Trade Promotion Authority (TPA), on a vote of 215 to 214. Earlier this week, ASA called on all soybean producers to voice their … Read More »

ASA Issues Grower Call-To-Action for Trade Promotion Authority

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is calling for all soybean producers to voice their support for passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA), legislation that is critical to ensure the future profitability of U.S. soybean producers. With Congress scheduled to vote on December 6, growers are asked to immediately contact their Representative and Senators in Washington … Read More »

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