News Releases

ASA Welcomes Branstad as Incoming Ambassador to China

Following a vote by the Senate Monday to confirm former Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad as the U.S. Ambassador to China, American Soybean Association (ASA) President … Read More »

Administration’s 100-Day China Plan a Step Forward for Soybeans

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomes details today from the Department of Commerce regarding the Trump Administration’s 100-Day Action Plan of the U.S.-China Comprehensive Economic … Read More »

ASA Encourages Safe Use of Seed Treatment

The American Soybean Association is reminding growers to take special care to keep treated seeds from entering the supply of U.S. grains and oilseeds. Treated … Read More »

ASA Cheers Creation of USDA Trade Under Secretary, Will Closely Evaluate Reorganization

The American Soybean Association (ASA), which represents growers of the nation’s largest agricultural export, expressed strong support today for the establishment of an Under Secretary … Read More »

Valent and ASA Offer a New Opportunity for Young People Interested in Ag Policy

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and Valent USA are pleased to announce the Soy Leaders of the Future program, a new opportunity for young people … Read More »

Soy Growers Support CREAATE Act to Double MAP, FMD Funding

The American Soybean Association (ASA) strongly supports new legislation from Reps. Dan Newhouse and Chellie Pingree to double funding for the MAP and FMD programs … Read More »

Williams Highlights Strengths of Conservation, Biobased Programs in Michigan Farm Bill Hearing

David Williams, a fifth-generation soybean farmer from Elsie, Mich., told Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts, Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow and fellow committee members Saturday … Read More »

ASA Welcomes President Trump’s Decision to Focus on NAFTA Modernization

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomed an announcement from President Donald Trump late Wednesday that the United States would remain a member of the North … Read More »

ASA Applauds Introduction of Biodiesel Tax Credit Reform, Extension Act

The American Soybean Association (ASA) supports the work of Sen. Grassley (R-Iowa), Sen. Cantwell (D-Wash.) and the other 14 senators who today introduced bipartisan legislation … Read More »

Soybean Growers Strongly Discourage NAFTA Withdrawal Order

Following reports Wednesday that an executive order is being prepared that would withdraw the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), ASA … Read More »