Regulatory

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 »

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 »