Regulatory

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 »

Soy Growers: Water Regulation Must Focus on the Farmer as Environmentalist

The American Soybean Association (ASA) cheers a direction issued today by President Donald Trump instructing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to begin the process of … Read More »

ASA Calls to Double Funding for Export Promotion Programs

American Soybean Association (ASA) Director Joe Steinkamp called on Congress to double funding for the Market Access Program (MAP) and Foreign Market Development (FMD) programs, … Read More »

Soy Growers: Water Regulation Must Focus on the Farmer as Environmentalist

The American Soybean Association (ASA) cheers a direction issued today by President Donald Trump instructing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to begin the process of … Read More »

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 »