Archive for November, 2005

ASA Calls for Action to Defend Tax Incentive for U.S. Biodiesel Industry

The American Soybean Association (ASA) today expressed outrage over the announcement that large quantities of biodiesel will be imported to take advantage of the new tax incentive for biodiesel sold in the United States. The U.S. Congress enacted the biodiesel tax incentive to create a new market for U.S. soybean oil and other domestic feedstocks, … Read More »

ASA Prescribes Soy Priorities for WTO Negotiations during House Testimony

On behalf of its 25,000 producer-members, the American Soybean Association (ASA) today testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture that the outcome of the current negotiations on a new World Trade Organization (WTO) agreement is critically important to U.S. soybean producers. A good Doha Round agreement would greatly benefit U.S. soybean farmers … Read More »