Archive for November, 2007

Schuermann Joins ASA as Executive Director, Member & Industry Relations

Stephen L. Censky, Chief Executive Officer of the American Soybean Association (ASA), announced that William S. (Bill) Schuermann has joined the Association staff as Executive Director, Member & Industry Relations. “ASA is very pleased to welcome Bill to the ASA senior management team,” Censky said. “Bill has spent his career in the agribusiness sector and … Read More »

ASA and John Deere Invite Growers to Precision Ag Education Meetings in Wahoo, Nebraska; Jonesboro, Arkansas; and Indianapolis, Indiana

The American Soybean Association (ASA), in partnership with John Deere Ag Management Solutions (AMS), invites growers to take advantage of a unique event to learn about the value of precision ag systems. “This is the winter education series of our ‘Reach for the Stars’ precision ag program,” said ASA President John Hoffman, a soybean producer … Read More »

Applicants Being Sought for ASA/DuPont Young Leader Program

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and Pioneer Hi-Bred International Inc., is seeking applicants for the 2008 Young Leader Program. The Young Leader Program is recognized throughout agriculture for its longstanding tradition of identifying and cultivating the producer leaders who are shaping the U.S. soybean industry. 2008 marks the 25th anniversary of the program, and this … Read More »

ASA Celebrates Passage of Water Resources Development Act

The American Soybean Association (ASA) congratulates Congress for final passage of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA), which authorizes much-needed improvements to waterways that are vital to the transport of U.S. soybeans. Today, the Senate voted 79-14 to override the President’s veto of WRDA. Late Tuesday, the House of Representatives voted 361-54 to override the … Read More »

ASA Applauds House Override of WRDA Veto

The American Soybean Association (ASA) applauds the House of Representatives 361-54 vote to override the President’s veto of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA). Yesterday’s House vote was well over the two-thirds majority needed to negate a presidential veto. ASA is optimistic that the Senate will also override the veto given the Senate approved WRDA … Read More »

ASA Calls on Congress to Override President’s WRDA Veto

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is urging Congress to override the veto of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) made today by President George W. Bush. ASA has worked for years to secure passage of WRDA legislation because it provides much-needed improvements to waterways that are vital to the transport of U.S. soybeans. In September, … Read More »

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