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Farmers for Soil Health Awarded $95 Million USDA Climate-Smart Ag Grant

September 15, 2022

Grant will facilitate program to advance cover crops and conservation tillage in 20 states. ST. LOUIS (Sept. 15, 2022) — USDA’s Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities program announced it will award Farmers for Soil Health (FSH) a $95 million grant. With...

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Soy Products Likely to Get Boost Thanks to Biden EO

September 12, 2022

Biobased support & better biotechnology access among ASA shortlist of likes in announcement Washington, D.C. Sept. 12, 2022.  President Biden has signed an executive order launching a national biotechnology and biomanufacturing initiative that contains many provisions important to American soybean...

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WISHH Joins NASDA to Showcase U.S. Soy in Trade, Development & Global Food Security

September 8, 2022

ASA’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health Program is working with the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture to update NASDA’s leadership about U.S. Soy’s role in trade, development and global food security. With funding and support from...

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There’s Still Time to Apply for ASA’s Conservation Legacy Awards!

August 19, 2022

Share the story of how conservation is part of your farm operation and you could be recognized with a Conservation Legacy Award. The awards recognize farm management practices of U.S. soybean farmers that are both environmentally friendly and profitable. Are...

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ASA Confirms New WISHH Executive Committee

August 4, 2022

American Soybean Association President Brad Doyle has confirmed the election of ASA’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health Program officers and committee members for the upcoming year. Officers are Roberta Simpson-Dolbeare (ASA-IL) who will serve as Chair, Morey Hill...

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Soy Growers Welcome Opportunity to Provide Protein for Critical Food Aid to Address Global Hunger, Child Malnutrition

July 18, 2022

Washington, D.C. July 18, 2022. The U.S. Agency for International Development today announced nearly $1.3 billion in additional critical humanitarian and development assistance to Ethiopia, Kenya, and Somalia, including $200 million for the procurement of Ready-to-Use-Therapeutic Food. RUTFs, an energy-dense...

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Soy Growers Thank ITC for Ruling Against Imposing Final Duties on Imports of Fertilizer

July 18, 2022

As U.S. soy growers face historic fertilizer costs, the American Soybean Association applauds the U.S. International Trade Commission’s announcement today that it rejects imposing final duties on Urea Ammonium Nitrate from Russia and Trinidad and Tobago.   Few inputs have...

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ASA Thanks USDA for Effort to Provide Farmers Greater Access to Crop Insurance Protection

July 12, 2022

Washington, D.C. July 12, 2022. The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced plans to reduce the economic risk of raising two crops on the same land in one year. Citing “continuing challenges such as the COVID-19 pandemic, supply chain disruptions,...

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Apply Now for the 2022-23 ASA Corteva Agriscience Young Leader Program

July 1, 2022

St. Louis, MO, July 1, 2022. If you’re passionate about agriculture and ready to hone your skills and network to become a leader in the industry, the American Soybean Association and Corteva Agriscience are looking for you to apply for...

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ASA Now Seeking Nominations for Annual Soy Recognition Awards

June 29, 2022

St. Louis, Mo. June 27, 2022. The American Soybean Association (ASA) wants to recognize exceptional soy volunteers and leaders—and we need your help. During 2023 Commodity Classic, individuals will be recognized and honored for state association volunteerism, distinguished leadership achievements...

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