Illinois Soybean Growers Praises U.S. House for Passing GMO Labeling Bill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Praises U.S. House for Passing GMO Labeling Bill BLOOMINGTON, IL – July 14, 2016 – Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) thanks the U.S. House of Representatives for passing the Roberts-Stabenow GMO labeling compromise. This measure sets a national standard... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Welcomes Passage of Federal Tax Package

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Welcomes Passage of Federal Tax Package Legislation Package Supports Biodiesel Tax Credit Extension, Section 179 Expensing and Bonus Depreciation BLOOMINGTON, ILL – December 18, 2015 – Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) applauds congressional approval of a... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Praise Senate for Passing TPA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Praise Senate for Passing TPA BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – June 24, 2015 – Today the Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) is pleased the U.S. Senate passed Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) to keep U.S. trade negotiations in Europe and around the Pacific moving forward... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Applauds U.S. House for Passing TPA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Applauds U.S. House for Passing TPA BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – June 18, 2015 – The Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) is pleased the U.S. House of Representatives passed Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) to keep U.S. trade negotiations in Europe and around the... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Applauds U.S. Senate for Passing TPA

Illinois Soybean Growers Applauds U.S. Senate for Passing TPA BLOOMINGTON, ILL – May 22, 2015 – The Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) is pleased the U.S. Senate passed Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) to keep critical U.S. trade negotiations in Europe and around the Pacific moving forward. “It is... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Calls to Ease Trade Restrictions for U.S. Ag Exports with Cuba

Illinois Soybean Growers Calls to Ease Trade Restrictions for U.S. Ag Exports with Cuba Chicago- March 31, 2015- Yesterday the Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) joined the Illinois Cuba Working Group and other leaders in calling to ease trade restrictions for U.S. ag and soybean exports with Cuba. “In... Read more

Progress on Relations with Cuba Creates Multiple Opportunities for American Soy

Per an announcement from the White House today, the United States will begin the process of normalizing its relations with Cuba. The announcement brings with it significant implications for the agricultural trade sector, and as producers of the nation’s leading farm export, the American Soybean... Read more

ASA Announces 2015 Officers and Committee Assignments

The Board of Directors of the American Soybean Association (ASA) has confirmed Wade Cowan from Brownfield, Texas, as its newest President and moved outgoing President Ray Gaesser from Corning, Iowa, to the position of Chairman. Board members also elected Richard Wilkins, Greenwood, Del., to serve... Read more

ASA and USBCA Thank White House, Capitol Hill for Continued Efforts to Establish Comprehensive Framework for Biotech Approvals in China

ASA and the United States Biotech Crops Association (USBCA) thanked the White House and Capitol Hill this week for continued efforts to establish a timely, comprehensive framework agreement for biotech approvals in China, and emphasized the importance of the U.S.- China Joint Commission on Commerce... Read more

Friday Last Day to Register for 2015 Soybean Leadership College

There’s only one day left to register for ASA’s annual Soybean Leadership College (SLC) scheduled for Jan. 6-8, 2015 in St. Louis, Mo. Sign up by Friday, Dec. 12 by clicking here. Soybean Leadership College has provided training for soybean industry leaders for 15 years. The 2015 Soybean Leadership... Read more

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