Transportation

Soy Growers Hear Rail Updates, Discuss Trade and Ag Exports During BNSF Meeting

Soy growers boarded a train last week for a meeting to discuss rail transportation issues and ag exports. As members of the Burlington Northern Sante … Read More »

ASA Takes on Farm Progress Show 2017 with Help from

American Soybean Association (ASA) farmer leaders have been in Decatur, Ill. all this week, interacting with fellow farmers, members of Congress and administration officials, media … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Surface Transportation Board to Take Action on Declining Rail Service

Soy growers and several other groups are urging the Surface Transportation Board (STB) to take action and find the causes for continually deteriorating rail service … Read More »

Soy Growers to Trump: Include Rural Voices on Infrastructure Council

Soy growers showed support for the Presidential Advisory Council on Infrastructure and urged President Donald Trump to include voices from the rural community and representatives … Read More »

White House Announces Infrastructure Council

The Trump Administration announced the establishment of a new Presidential Advisory Council on Infrastructure earlier this month. The Council will “study the scope and effectiveness … Read More »

House Ag Committee Examines Rural Infrastructure Needs

The House Agriculture Committee held a hearing on rural infrastructure earlier this week. “From broadband and transportation, to energy, water and research, public investment in … Read More »

ASA Directors, Staff Gather in Washington for July Board Meeting and Issues Forum

In Washington this week, the American Soybean Association’s (ASA) board of directors and other leaders in the soybean industry met for its annual July meeting … Read More »

ASA Welcomes President Trump’s Infrastructure Commitment

American Soybean Association (ASA) Governing Committee member Bret Davis, of Ohio, and Directors Kendell Culp, of Indiana, and Gerry Hayden, of Kentucky, were among a … Read More »

ASA Joins SHIP Coalition, Supports Pilot Program to Improve Trucking Efficiency

The American Soybean Association (ASA) joined the Safer Hauling & Infrastructure Protection (SHIP) coalition efforts to improve trucking efficiency through modernization of truck weight limits … Read More »

Push Continues for Increased Annual Funding for Waterways Programs

The American Soybean Association (ASA) was among 22 agricultural groups that signed letters to House and Senate Appropriations Committee leaders urging increased funding in Fiscal … Read More »