Illinois Soybean Growers Supports the Water Resources and Development Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Supports the Water Resources and Development Act BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – October 10, 2018 – Lynn Rohrscheib, Illinois Soybean Growers chairwoman and a soybean farmer from Fairmount, Illinois, released the following statement in response to the Senate’s... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Encouraged by U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Encouraged by U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement BLOOMINGTON, ILL – October 1, 2018 – Today, President Donald Trump announced information about the new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), which is an update to the North American Free Trade... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Meets with New Cuban President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Meets with New Cuban President BLOOMINGTON, ILL – September 27, 2018 – Earlier this morning, Mark Albertson, Illinois Soybean Growers director of strategic market development, met with Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel in New York during the United... Read more

Illinois Soybean Association Names Yield Challenge Coordinator

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Association Names Yield Challenge Coordinator BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – September 13, 2018 – Bob Wells has been announced as the Illinois Soybean Association’s (ISA) new Yield Challenge coordinator, effective Sept. 1. ISA Director of Ag Innovations & Tech... Read more

ISA Board Commits to Future Innovation, New Market Development in FY19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA Board Commits to Future Innovation, New Market Development in FY19 BLOOMINGTON, ILL . – August 31, 2018 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) is poised to launch a new slate of checkoff-sponsored projects in FY19 which starts Sept. 1, 2018. Priorities recently set by... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Stress Need for Trade Not Aid

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Stress Need for Trade Not Aid BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – August 27, 2018 – In response to the USDA $12 billion agricultural aid package, Doug Schroeder, Illinois Soybean Growers vice chairman and a soybean farmer from Mahomet, Illinois, released the following... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Encouraged by NAFTA Talks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Encouraged by NAFTA Talks BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – August 27, 2018 – Doug Schroeder, Illinois Soybean Growers vice chairman and a soybean farmer from Mahomet, Illinois, released the following statement in response to President Trump’s NAFTA statement: “As... Read more

Tech on the Table

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tech on the Table Food industry stakeholders discuss technology at Soy in the City dinner CHICAGO – Aug. 16, 2018 – There’s no question technology has revolutionized the world. The food industry is no different. Food production benefits from technology applications like... Read more

Blockchain is Focus of 2018 Industry Insights Summit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Blockchain is Focus of 2018 Industry Insights Summit Illinois Soybean Association event debates applications for blockchain in agriculture CHICAGO, ILL. – August 3, 2018 – Industry thought leaders discussed blockchain and its impact on the agricultural and food industries at... Read more

Illinois Soybean Association Elects New Leadership at Annual Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Association Elects New Leadership at Annual Meeting CHAMPAIGN, ILL – August 1, 2018 – Today the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) elected Lynn Rohrscheib, Fairmount, as its chairwoman. This is Rohrscheib's second year leading the organization. “I am once... Read more

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