Archive for December, 2009

World Soy Foundation Taps Nathan Ruby as New Executive Director

The World Soy Foundation (WSF) announced today the selection of Nathan Ruby as Executive Director to lead the charitable organization effective January 4, 2010. Ruby brings more than 10 years of non-profit experience to WSF’s humanitarian efforts that provide much-needed soy protein to people in developing countries around the world. “We are excited to have … Read More »

ASA Outreach in Europe Continues to Advance Benefits of Biotechnology

As part of an ongoing outreach program of the American Soybean Association (ASA) Biotech Working Group, ASA Board member James Andrew, a soybean producer from Jefferson, Iowa, and ASA Consultant Benno van der Laan visited Brussels, Belgium December 7-9, for meetings with Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) and with officials from the main political … Read More »

ASA Announces 2010 Committee Assignments

The American Soybean Association (ASA) announces the following committee members for 2010, as assigned by ASA President Rob Joslin, a soybean producer from Sidney, Ohio. Committee assignments were made following ASA’s winter Board of Director’s meeting in Saint Louis. Public Affairs Committee Chairman Alan Kemper (IN) is joined by committee members Charles Cannatella (LA), Dan … Read More »

ASA Announces 2010 Officers

The Board of Directors of the American Soybean Association (ASA) has confirmed Rob Joslin from Sidney, Ohio as President, and Johnny Dodson from Halls, Tennessee as Chairman. Board members also elected Alan Kemper from Lafayette, Indiana, to serve as First Vice President, an office that places Kemper in line to be ASA President next year. … Read More »