American Soybean Magazine

American Soybean covers soybean news including people, policy developments, timely topics, advocacy efforts, and other subjects of interest and importance to U.S. soy.

Rebuilding Rural America

June 29, 2017

Rural infrastructure is vital to American agriculture and as roads, highways, bridges, railways, locks and dams, and water systems continuously deteriorate, American agriculture suffers economically at home and becomes less competitive on a global scale. ...


The Buzz on Pollinator Week

June 21, 2017

Ten years ago the U.S. Senate approved a week each June to be National Pollinator Week. This year, the USDA and US. Department of the Interior have named June 19-25 as National Pollinator Week, and ...


The Trade Lineup

June 13, 2017

Trade is the lifeblood of the American soybean industry and ASA is encouraged by recent well-qualified appointments to high-level trade-related positions and the impacts these officials can have on future trade decisions. The lineup: USDA ...


World Environment Day

June 5, 2017

Today is World Environment Day, a day designated by the United Nations to encourage worldwide awareness and action in protecting the environment. For growers, that’s just another day on the farm. A farmer’s goal is ...