Consumers Roll the Dice to Learn about Soy in the City

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Consumers Roll the Dice to Learn about Soy in the City Illinois farmers, experts share the soybean’s economic impact in Chicago BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – April 27, 2017 – P eople enjoying Millennium Park in Chicago on April 20 experienced more than the architecture and different... Read more

ISA Selects ISA 2015-16 Soybean Crop Science Scholarship Recipients

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA Selects ISA 2015-16 Soybean Crop Science Scholarship Recipients BLOOMINGTON, ILL – May 5, 2015 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) has chosen eight college students to receive crop science scholarships for the 2015-16 school year. All will follow an agricultural... Read more

Illinois Soybean Association Honored at Region IV Best of NAMA Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Association Honored at Region IV Best of NAMA Awards BLOOMINGTON, ILL – February 4, 2015 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) took home several honors at the National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) Region IV Best of NAMA awards competition Jan. 29 in... Read more

ISA Awards of Excellence Ceremony Recognizes Illinois Leadership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA Awards of Excellence Ceremony Recognizes Illinois Leadership BLOOMINGTON, ILL – December 16, 2014 – Today the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) staff and board gathered in St. Louis to recognize five industry leaders for their work with the association. The awards were... Read more

More People Need More Protein - Illinois Soybean Farmers are Part of the Solution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE More People Need More Protein Illinois Soybean Farmers are Part of the Solution BLOOMINGTON, ILL. -- October 16, 2014 -- In a world where one in nine people are undernourished, the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) says soy protein, livestock and biodiesel fuel together are... Read more

Danner Represents Young Illinois Farmers at USDA Ag Outlook Forum

BLOOMINGTON, ILL – Feb. 21, 2014 – Kate Danner, an Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) Soy Ambassador from Roseville, Ill., shared her journey to a career in agriculture at the USDA Agricultural Outlook Forum in Arlington, Va., Feb. 20. Danner uncovered her passion for farming when searching for a... Read more

Biotechnology Symposium Attracts Visitors From Around the Globe

BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – August 12, 2013 – The International Biotechnology Symposium is gathering a global audience to discuss ways to streamline regulatory and trade approvals for farmer use of biotech seed and the worldwide trade of soybeans, corn and other crops grown with biotechnology. Farmers,... Read more

ISA Announces Dynamic International Biotechnology Symposium Agenda

BLOOMINGTON, ILL – July 23, 2013 – As the global demand for food continues to grow, experts are searching for solutions to meet burgeoning demand. Biotechnology has emerged as an answer to meet the need for increased crop quality and yields. However, new biotech developments are taking too long to... Read more

Illinois Soy Ambassadors See Benefits of U.S. Soy in Central America

BLOOMINGTON, ILL – July 1, 2013 – Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) Soy Ambassadors were in Guatemala and Nicaragua last week as part of a mission to learn more about the use of U.S. soybeans in human diets and in combating malnutrition in both countries. The trip was part of the World Initiative... Read more

U.S. Soybean Export Council To Sponsor International Biotechnology Symposium

BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – June 13, 2013 – The United States is one of the world's top soybean producers. The U.S. exports approximately 50 million metric tons -- or 1.4 billion bushels equivalent -- annually, which is close to 60 percent of total production. That helps keep soybean prices strong and... Read more

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