American Soybean Magazine

American Soybean covers soybean news including people, policy developments, timely topics, advocacy efforts, and other subjects of interest and importance to U.S. soy.

EPA’s Proposed RFS Levels

June 27, 2018

This week the EPA released their proposed RFS volumes for 2019/2020. The proposal calls for 2.43 billion gallons of biomass-based diesel for 2020, which is a 330 million gallon increase over the 2019 levels. For ...


Soy Growers on Capitol Hill

March 14, 2018

This week soy growers are on Capitol Hill talking with their lawmakers and advocating for policy issues that affect soy growers across the country. The major issues they’re talking about? Trade, RFS, the farm bill ...


Field Views with Kate Danner

February 20, 2018

Field Views is a contribution series looking at ag policy issues from a grower perspective. Posts in this series are written by soy growers from across the country. Hi! My name is Kate Danner and I ...


Take Action! Tax Extenders Package Needed in Upcoming CR

February 6, 2018

The biodiesel tax credit lapsed at the end of 2016 and its reinstatement is vital to the biodiesel industry. During consideration of the comprehensive tax reform bill that was enacted in December, congressional leaders agreed ...


10 Years of Biodiesel in the RFS

December 19, 2017

Today marks the 10th anniversary of biodiesel in the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). Created under the Energy Policy Act of 2005 and expanded to specifically include biodiesel under the Energy Independence and Security Act of ...

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