Regulatory

Support Needed for Funding of the Office of Pesticide Products

The Office of Pesticide Products (OPP) is authorized in the Pesticide Registration Improvement Act, which sets timelines for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to review … Read More »

Honey Bee Health Coalition Members Issue Farm Bill Principle

Honey Bee Health Coalition members brought their vision for collaboration and cross pollination to Capitol Hill this week in a letter to policymakers working on … Read More »

Soy Growers Back the Regulatory Accountability Act

The American Soybean Association (ASA) joined a group of agriculture organizations in sending a letter to Senators within the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs … Read More »

EPA Takes Steps to Repeal WOTUS

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sent a proposal to the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) this week to repeal the Waters of … Read More »

FDA Extends Comment Periods on Gene Editing Proposals

After requests from the American Soybean Association (ASA) and others in the agriculture industry, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has agreed to extend comment … Read More »

Ag Leaders Meet with EPA Administrator to Discuss WOTUS, Renewable Fuels and More

The Production Agriculture CEO Council met with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt and his senior staff last week to discuss a range … Read More »

ASA Welcomes EPA Chlorpyrifos Decision

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomed news yesterday from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that the agency would deny a petition to remove the … Read More »

Emails Needed in Support of Office of Pesticide Programs Funding

A reminder that emails are still needed to ensure that funding for the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Pesticide Programs is funded at the … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Protection of Crop Insurance

Soy growers are urging Congress to protect crop insurance and not reopen the 2014 Farm Bill. In letters sent this week to House and Senate … Read More »

ASA Asks FDA to Extend Comment Periods on Gene Editing Proposals

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and several others in the agriculture industry are asking the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for an extension of the … Read More »