Digital Acre Educates Consumers About Soybeans, Raises $3,000 for Chicago Food Banks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Digital Acre Educates Consumers About Soybeans, Raises $3,000 for Chicago Food Banks BLOOMINGTON, ILL. - November 9, 2016 - The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff program, in partnership with Illinois Farm Families, is proud to give $3,000 worth of ground pork to the... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Supports US Action in UN Cuba Vote

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Supports US Action in UN Cuba Vote BLOOMINGTON, ILL – October 26, 2016 – Today the Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) is pleased that for the first time in 25 years the United States abstained in a vote by the United Nations General Assembly as it again... Read more

ISA Hires Director of Industry Relations

ISA Hires Director of Industry Relations BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – September 26, 2016 – Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) CEO Craig Ratajczyk announces Jayma Appleby as ISA’s new director of industry relations effective Sept. 1. Appleby will represent the soybean checkoff focusing on stakeholder... Read more

ISA Selects Nine Leaders for Soy Ambassador Program

ISA Selects Nine Leaders for Soy Ambassador Program FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bloomington, ILL. – September 29, 2016 – The Illinois Soybean Association checkoff and membership program (ISA) has announced its new leadership class of Soy Ambassadors. With its largest group of applicants yet, there are 9... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Supports Congressional Discussion on Cuban Trade and Finance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Supports Congressional Discussion on Cuban Trade and Finance BLOOMINGTON, ILL – September 14, 2016 – Today the Illinois Soybean Growers is pleased that the U.S. House of Representatives Agriculture Committee actively discussed trade, credit and finance... Read more

Soy Candles Now Sold at Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Soy Candles Now Sold at Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences Illinois Soybean Association Donates Soy Candle Materials with State Sen. Bill Cunningham BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – August 24, 2016 – Today the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff program announces it... 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

New B20-Fueled Cargo Vehicles Enhance Chicago-Area Air Quality

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New B20-Fueled Cargo Vehicles Enhance Chicago-Area Air Quality BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – August 18, 2016— Trucks hauling cargo in and around Chicago's rail yards and ports are now some of the cleanest vehicles on the road today, thanks to the delivery of 11 new drayage vehicles that... 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

Farmers Learn about Latest Tools for Yield, Profitability at ISA Field Days

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Farmers Learn about Latest Tools for Yield, Profitability at ISA Field Days BLOOMINGTON, ILL — AUGUST 15, 2016 — The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff program recently held its second annual ILSoyAdvisor.com Regional Field Days, where soybean farmers and agronomy... Read more

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