Illinois Soybean Farmers Fill National Biodiesel Leadership Positions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Farmers Fill National Biodiesel Leadership Positions BLOOMINGTON, ILL. December 20, 2017 —Illinois soybean farmers Jeff Lynn and Mike Cunningham are filling national leadership positions in the biodiesel industry. Jeff Lynn recently was appointed to serve as a... Read more

Grain Handlers Prepare for New Electronic Logging Device Regulation

Grain Handlers Prepare for New Electronic Logging Device Regulation BLOOMINGTON, ILL – Dec. 7, 2017 – The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) will soon require truck drivers to replace their paper logs with electronic logging devices (ELDs). ELDs synchronize with a truck’s engine to... Read more

Grain Handlers Prepare for New Electronic Logging Device Regulation

Grain Handlers Prepare for New Electronic Logging Device Regulation BLOOMINGTON, ILL – Dec. 7, 2017 – The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) will soon require truck drivers to replace their paper logs with electronic logging devices (ELDs). ELDs synchronize with a truck’s engine to... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Thanks Governor for Addressing Harvest Challenges through Transportation Options

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Thanks Governor for Addressing Harvest Challenges through Transportation Options Bloomington, ILL – Nov. 6, 2017 – Following Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner’s declaration of a statewide harvest emergency, Illinois Soybean Growers Chairwoman Lynn Rohrscheib... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Takes Part in Infrastructure Week Cincinnati​ Rally

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Takes Part in Infrastructure Week Cincinnati​ Rally CINCINNATI, OHIO – June 7, 2017 – Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) representatives joined President Donald Trump in Cincinnati today to bring attention to the critical need for investment in... Read more

Roadway and Bridge Improvement Calculator Makes Planning Easy and Affordable

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Roadway and Bridge Improvement Calculator Makes Planning Easy and Affordable BLOOMINGTON, ILL – February 8, 2017 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff program is launching a new Roadway and Bridge Improvement Calculator, an online service intended to help local... Read more

ISA Welcomes Two New Members to B20 Club

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA Welcomes Two New Members to B20 Club BLOOMINGTON, ILL – November 22, 2016 – The Chicago Park District and the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County are the newest members of the B20 Club, which is funded by the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff program to... Read more

Large Soybean Crop Tests Illinois Transportation System

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Large Soybean Crop Tests Illinois Transportation System BLOOMINGTON, ILL – November 16, 2016 – Illinois farmers are wrapping up what is expected to be one of the state’s largest soybean harvests. According to USDA’s most recent crop production report, farmers across the state... Read more

ISA's Sigman Appointed to Maritime Transportation National Advisory Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA's Sigman Appointed to Maritime Transportation National Advisory Committee BLOOMINGTON, ILL. -- August 22, 2016 -- The Illinois Soybean Association checkoff program (ISA) is pleased to announce Scott Sigman, ISA transportation and export infrastructure lead, has been... Read more

Industry Report Urges Immediate Fixes to Illinois Waterway Infrastructure

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Industry Report Urges Immediate Fixes to Illinois Waterway Infrastructure Soybean farmers benefit from improvements that ease delivery to foreign, domestic markets BLOOMINGTON, ILL. -- August 17, 2016 -- Improving the condition of the Illinois Waterway is "imperative,"... Read more

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