Archive for May, 2008

ASA Hails Enactment of 2008 Farm Bill

The American Soybean Association (ASA) today hailed enactment of the “Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008,” which will provide security and assurance for key U.S. farm, conservation, biofuels, and nutrition policies over the next five years. “ASA worked hard to improve the safety net for U.S. soybean farmers in the 2008 Farm Bill,” said … Read More »

ASA Applauds House and Senate Passage of 2008 Farm Bill

After intense grassroots lobbying efforts by the American Soybean Association (ASA), state soybean associations, and many other organizations in the agriculture, nutrition, conservation, and energy industries, the “Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008” passed both Houses of Congress this week and is headed to the White House. Congressional Agriculture Committee leaders stated that the … Read More »

ASA Urges Enactment of 2008 Food & Farm Bill

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is urging Congress to pass, and President George W. Bush to sign, the “Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008.” The new Food & Farm Bill will provide a basic safety net for farmers, support for energy and conservation programs, and funding for nutrition programs that provides food assistance for … Read More »

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