Illinois Soybean Association Names Jayne Godfrey Communications Coordinator

BLOOMINGTON, ILL -- June 16, 2014 -- The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) recently added Jayne Godfrey to its communications team. Godfrey joins as communications coordinator and will be responsible for organizing and managing ISA communications efforts. "We are pleased to add a new member to our... Read more

Illinois Farmer Completes ASA DuPont Young Leader Training

BLOOMINGTON, ILL. - April 2, 2014 -- Drew DeSutter, soybean farmer from Woodhull, Ill., and Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) Soy Ambassador, recently completed training as a member of the 30th anniversary class of American Soybean Association (ASA) DuPont Young Leaders. Training took place in... Read more

Petitions Available for Illinois Soybean Board District Director Elections

BLOOMINGTON, ILL. - April 1, 2014 - Petitions are available for farmers interested in running for open director positions with the Illinois Soybean Board (ISB). Petitions can be obtained from the Illinois Department of Agriculture, local University of Illinois Extension offices and the ISA office... Read more

2013 Illinois Soybeans Show Improved Protein, Oil and Profit Potential

2013 Illinois Soybeans Show Improved Protein, Oil and Profit Potential Three-year checkoff-funded study tracks soybean component levels by region BLOOMINGTON, ILL., February 20, 2014 -- A recent soybean checkoff-funded study finds the 2013 Illinois soybean crop, on average, met minimum industry... Read more

ISB Seeks Soybean Farmers Interested in United Soybean Board Nominations

ISB Seeks Soybean Farmers Interested in United Soybean Board Nominations BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – February 20, 2014 – The Illinois Soybean Board (ISB) is looking for farmers interested in filling one of Illinois' four director positions with the United Soybean Board (USB). ISB manages and invests... Read more

ISB Seeks Soybean Farmers Interested in At-Large Director Positions

BLOOMINGTON, ILL -- February 4, 2014 -- The Illinois Soybean Board (ISB) is making notice that applications are available for farmers interested in becoming candidates for At-Large director positions. Two of the six at-large director terms will expire July 31, 2014. The Illinois Soybean Association... Read more

ISA to Announce 2013 Yield Challenge Winners at Illinois Soybean Summit

BLOOMINGTON, ILL – January 20, 2014 – Members of the media are encouraged to attend the Illinois Soybean Association's (ISA) 2013 Yield Challenge Achievement Event and the 2014 Illinois Soybean Summit, Feb. 5-6, at the Holiday Inn Effingham in Effingham, Ill. The hotel is co-located with the Thelma... Read more

ISA Crop Sciences Scholarships Available for 2014 College Juniors

BLOOMINGTON, ILL – December 19, 2013 – Applications for the Illinois Soybean Association's (ISA) college crop sciences scholarships are now available. The scholarships, which are funded through the soybean checkoff, support the education of future soybean scientists. Students entering their junior... Read more

Illinois Farmer Elected to American Soybean Association Executive Committee

BLOOMINGTON, ILL – December 5, 2013 – Ron Moore, soybean farmer from Roseville, Ill., and Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) at-large director, was elected this week to serve on the American Soybean Association (ASA) Executive Committee as one of four vice presidents. Moore, along with Illinois... Read more

Illinois Soybean Farmer Elected National Biodiesel Board Treasurer

BLOOMINGTON, ILL – November 21, 2013 – Mike Cunningham, soybean farmer from Bismarck, Ill., and an Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) representative to the American Soybean Association, was elected treasurer of the National Biodiesel Board (NBB), Nov. 20. NBB members selected leadership as part of... Read more

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