DuPont Young Leaders Begin Training

The 34th class of American Soybean Association (ASA) DuPont Young Leaders began their training at DuPont Pioneer’s headquarters in Johnston, Iowa this week. The class includes representatives from 19 soybean state affiliates and the Grain Farmers of Ontario.

ASA President, Ron Moore (IL) and Vice President, John Heisdorffer (IA) provided an ASA overview and participated in a soybean issues panel. USB Chairman John Motter (OH) also participated in the meeting, reviewing the value of the checkoff and engagement of future agricultural leaders.

While in Johnston, the Young Leaders participated in DiSC and communications training, discussed CRISPR technology and other important soybean industry advancements For more information about the ASA DuPont Young Leader Program click here.