Illinois Soybean Farmers Join Bi-Partisan U.S. Delegation in Cuba to Expand Illinois’ Export Potential

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Farmers Join Bi-Partisan U.S. Delegation in Cuba to Expand Illinois’ Export Potential BLOOMINGTON, ILL.–Oct. 15– Members of the Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) return home following a high-level, bi-partisan trade mission to Cuba, which included U.S... Read more

Media Advisory: Illinois Delegation Heads to Cuba

Illinois Cuba Working Group Media Advisory: Illinois Delegation Heads to Cuba October 7, 2015 What: A high-level, bi-partisan Illinois delegation will visit Cuba Oct. 11-14, 2015. The goal of this mission is to continue opening up agricultural trade with Cuba, which creates jobs and opportunities... Read more

Illinois Advances Partnership with Taiwanese Soybean Buyers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Advances Partnership with Taiwanese Soybean Buyers BLOOMINGTON, Ill.–September 18, 2015– Today, Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) Chairman Daryl Cates joined Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner and a delegation of 21 Taiwanese soy industry representatives to sign a Letter of... Read more

Leading Global Biotech Authority Pamela Ronald to Keynote ISA Symposium

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Leading Global Biotech Authority Pamela Ronald to Keynote ISA Symposium BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – August 24, 2015 – Pamela Ronald, professor and director of the Laboratory for Crop Genetics Innovation at University of California-Davis, will present the keynote address at the... Read more

ISA International Biotech Symposium Adds Chef Charlie Baggs to Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA International Biotech Symposium Adds Chef Charlie Baggs to Program BLOOMINGTON, ILL – August 19, 2015 – Chief Executive Chef Charlie Baggs of Charlie Baggs Culinary Innovations in Chicago will be one of the featured panelists at the International Biotechnology Symposium to... Read more

Farmers Learn Increased Yield, Profitability Tips at ISA Field Days

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Farmers Learn Increased Yield, Profitability Tips at ISA Field Days BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – August 11, 2015 – With concerns about a wet season's effect on soybean production running high in 2015, soybean farmers and crop consultants recently joined Illinois Soybean Association (... Read more

Illinois Soybean Leaders Remember Dwain Ford's Leadership

Illinois Soybean Leaders Remember Dwain Ford's Leadership BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – Aug.11, 2015 -- This week, members of the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) remember Dwain Ford, Kinmundy, Ill., who passed away Aug. 10. Ford was a true statesman, having served Illinois soybean farmers during three... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Supports Durbin on Cuba Leadership

Illinois Soybean Growers Supports Durbin on Cuba Leadership BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – Aug.10, 2015 – Today the Illinois Soybean Growers joined U.S. Senator Dick Durbin to discuss increased trade opportunities in Cuba for Illinois soybean farmers during an event on the Illinois State University campus in... Read more

ISA to Highlight Cover Crops at Jacksonville Sustainability Showcase Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA to Highlight Cover Crops at Jacksonville Sustainability Showcase Event BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – Aug.10, 2015 – Reducing soil erosion and improving soil health are just the beginning of the benefits farmers are learning cover crops offer. The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA)... Read more

Soybean Weekly Update - August 7, 2015

ISA Updates Local Officials about Association' Priorities County board members and commissioners throughout Illinois recently received updates from their area ISA directors about ISA priorities that overlap with key local issues. The goal of the outreach was to position ISA as an information... Read more

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