Archive for September, 2011

ASA’s 2012 Farm Bill Proposal: “Risk Management for America’s Farmers”

Savings Would Be Used for Agriculture’s Share of Deficit Reduction The American Soybean Association today released its proposal for the 2012 Farm Bill, “Risk Management for America’s Farmers.” “This proposal will help farmers manage the risks they face from adverse weather, crop disease, and volatile commodity markets,” stated ASA President Alan Kemper, a soybean producer … Read More »

ASA Confirms World Initiative for Soy in Human Health Leadership Team

American Soybean Association (ASA) President Alan Kemper has confirmed the U.S. soybean grower leaders for ASA’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (WISHH) Program in 2011-2012. WISHH program Committee Members reelected David Iverson of South Dakota as chair, Andy Welden of Michigan as vice chair, Barb Overlie of Minnesota as secretary, and Pat Dumoulin … Read More »

ASA Announces Regional Winners of Conservation Legacy Awards

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is pleased to announce Ryan Speer of Jacob Farms in Sedgwick, Kan. (Midwest Region), Rodney Rulon of Rulon Enterprises in Arcadia, Ind. (Northeast Region) and E. Cullen Bryant of Bryant Farms in Dillon, S.C. (South Region) as the regional winners of the 2012 Conservation Legacy Awards. They will each be … Read More »