Archive for November, 2002

NCGA, ASA, AFBF Concerned About Compliance Infractions

The National Corn Growers Association (NCGA), American Soybean Association (ASA), and American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) today reaffirmed their support for developing pharmaceutical and industrial crops through agricultural biotechnology. The groups expressed confidence that these new technologies can be introduced without jeopardizing the safety of the food supply. The groups’ joint statement came following announcement … Read More »

ASA and NBB Call on Congress to Finish Energy Bill During Lame Duck Session

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and the National Biodiesel Board (NBB) called on Congress today to complete approval of a comprehensive energy bill this year. The U.S. House and Senate return to Washington, D.C., on November 12, for a special post-election session where they have the opportunity to provide important production and investment tax incentives … Read More »