Regulatory

Soy Growers Back Bill to Reduce Regulatory Burdens

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is putting their support behind the Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act (H.R. 953), introduced by Congressman Bob Gibbs, of Ohio. The … Read More »

Crop Insurance Myth V. Fact

In preparation for the new Congress and upcoming farm bill debate, the Crop Insurance and Reinsurance Bureau (CIRB) and coalition partners, including the American Soybean … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Trump Administration to Support ‘Innovative and Science-Based’ Decisions for Ag

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and several other agriculture representatives urged President Donald Trump to prioritize issues of great importance to the industry and consumers … Read More »

EPA Finalizes Neonicotinoid Policy, Finds Most Uses ‘Do Not Pose Significant Risks’

Last week, the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Pesticide Programs finalized its “Policy to Mitigate the Acute Risk to Bees from Pesticide Products,” which … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge House to Pass CFTC Reauthorization

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and other agriculture groups this week urged the House to pass legislation reauthorizing the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). The … Read More »

Hoyer Testifies Before EPA Scientific Advisory Panel on Glyphosate

Wisconsin soybean grower Kevin Hoyer provided public comments on behalf of the American Soybean Association (ASA) in front of an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) scientific … Read More »

Congress Passes Continuing Resolution and Water Resources Bill

The U.S. Senate passed a Continuing Resolution (CR) to fund the government through April 28, 2017 and the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) … Read More »

Soy Growers Support Expanded Enlist Duo Registration

The American Soybean Association (ASA) filed comments with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) supporting the addition of 19 states for Enlist Duo registration. The herbicide … Read More »

American Soybean Association Welcomes Ruling in Federal Seed Protection Case

Following a ruling from the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California in the case of Anderson v. EPA this week, the American … Read More »

Soy Growers Comment on Review of Biotech Coordinated Framework

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and other national farm organizations commented on the recent review of the Coordinated Framework for the Regulation of Biotechnology, led … Read More »