Weekly News

UPDATE: Defense Logistics Agency Rescinds Notice on Soy Products in Military Dining Instillations

The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) has rescinded its earlier notice that would have required food manufacturers to disclose prohibited ingredients by Sept. 30, so that … Read More »

Censky Testifies at Senate Ag Confirmation Hearing

American Soybean Association (ASA) CEO Steve Censky testified before the Senate Agriculture Committee in Washington Tuesday as part of the confirmation process for his nomination … Read More »

Biotech Working Group Meets in Minnesota

The American Soybean Association (ASA) Biotech Working Group met earlier this month in the Minneapolis area to discuss the most pressing issues facing biotechnology and … Read More »

New Project to Increase Soybean Yields by Harnessing Photosynthesis

Information provided by FFAR. A new project aims to more efficiently turn the sun’s energy into food and sustainably increase worldwide food productivity. The Foundation … Read More »

FMC joins ASA in Supporting Grower Events to Engage Members in Policy Discussions

The American Soybean Association (ASA) appreciates the generous support provided by FMC over the past few years to help several state associations hold successful meetings … Read More »

WISHH Explores New Demand for U.S. Soybeans in Ghana

The American Soybean Association’s (ASA) World Initiative for Soy in Human Health’s (WISHH) Executive Director Jim Hershey was in Ghana this week, working with WISHH … Read More »

ASA Supports CREAATE Act in Senate

American Soybean Association (ASA) Vice President John Heisdorffer signaled the association’s strong support today for legislation that would double the funding for the Foreign Market … Read More »

Soy Growers Hear Rail Updates, Discuss Trade and Ag Exports During BNSF Meeting

Soy growers boarded a train last week for a meeting to discuss rail transportation issues and ag exports. As members of the Burlington Northern Sante … Read More »

Defense Logistics Agency Update on Soy Products in Military Dining Instillations

The American Soybean Association (ASA) has learned of an undated notice from the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) that poses a grave threat to the use … Read More »

Soy Growers Participate in Communications Training

The American Soybean Association’s (ASA) third class of Advocacy Communications Team (ACT) members met in Raleigh, N.C. last week for communications training, which focused on … Read More »