Regulatory

Soy Growers Talk Farm Bill, Crop Insurance and More with U.S. Ag Secretary Perdue

Soy growers had the opportunity to discuss important issues with U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue this week. Both past and present American … Read More »

ASA Works to Find Answers on Herbicide-Related Damage

Following reports of dicamba-related damage to soybean crops, American Soybean Association (ASA) President and Illinois farmer Ron Moore releases the following statement committing the association’s … Read More »

Laws, Regs & Other Considerations When Buying Seed

Information provided by the American Seed Trade Association (ASTA).  No matter what type of seed you buy, it’s important to know exactly what you’re getting.  … Read More »

ASA Submits Comments on Neonicotinoids

The American Soybean Associated (ASA) submitted comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) this week on their registration reviews of neonicotinoid (neonics) risk assessments. ASA … Read More »

Waters of the U.S. Withdrawal a Step Toward Regulatory Certainty for Soybean Farmers

With an announcement yesterday from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that it would formally repeal the Waters of the United States rule, the American … Read More »

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 »