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ISA Board Sets Priorities to Drive Results for Soybean Farmers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA Board Sets Priorities to Drive Results for Soybean Farmers BLOOMINGTON, ILL . – June 23, 2017 – After a record Illinois soybean crop in 2016 producing nearly 593 million bushels, Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) board members passed a slate of new programs today to drive... Read more

New B20 Club Member, Al Warren Oil Co., Inc., Committed to B20 Biodiesel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New B20 Club Member, Al Warren Oil Co., Inc., Committed to B20 Biodiesel BLOOMINGTON, ILL. - June 15, 2017 - In recognition of its work in reducing motor vehicle emissions and supporting the Illinois economy, the B20 Club welcomes Al Warren Oil Co., Inc. as its newest member... 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

ISA Local Field Days Feature Soybean Technologies and Best Management Practices

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA Local Field Days Feature Soybean Technologies and Best Management Practices BLOOMINGTON, ILL – June 5, 2017 – Soybean farmers may connect with experts for local growing tips and practical on-farm advice at the Illinois Soybean Association’s (ISA) ILSoyAdvisor.com Field... Read more

ISA Checkoff Program Awards Crop Sciences Scholarships

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA Checkoff Program Awards Crop Sciences Scholarships BLOOMINGTON, ILL – May 17, 2017 – Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) farmer-leaders have chosen five college students to receive crop sciences scholarships for the 2017-18 school year. The scholarships are funded through... Read more

Illinois Soybean Association Announces Corporate Partners

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ILLINOIS SOYBEAN ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES CORPORATE PARTNERS BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – May 15, 2017 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) is pleased to recognize the partners in its 2017 Corporate Partnership Program. ISA joins with industry stakeholders to collaborate on education... Read more

Soybeans Buoy Illinois Economy as No. 2 Export

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Soybeans Buoy Illinois Economy as No. 2 Export BLOOMINGTON, ILL., May 3, 2017 – Soybeans became the second highest export from Illinois in 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The soybean export value to the state of Illinois increased 53 percent from 2015. And,... Read more

World Tuna Day: Illinois Efforts Improve Tuna Sustainability

MEDIA ADVISORY World Tuna Day: Illinois Efforts Improve Tuna Sustainability The United Nations General Assembly recognizes May 2 as World Tuna Day, to commemorate tuna as a species which provides nutritious food and as a reminder to protect them. Tuna is one of the most sought after types of fish... Read more

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

Soybeans and Associated Industries Add Value to Illinois Economy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Soybeans and Associated Industries Add Value to Illinois Economy BLOOMINGTON, ILL., April 26, 2017 – Raising and crushing soybeans and refining soybean oil contributes $17.65 billion in sales output within the Illinois economy, according to the Economic Contribution of the... Read more

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