Leading Global Biotech Authority to Keynote ISA Symposium Pamela Ronald, professor and director of the Laboratory for Crop Genetics Innovation at University of California-Davis, will present the keynote address at ISA's International Biotechnology Symposium, Aug. 31, in Bloomington, Ill. Ronald is... Read more
Visit ISA Booth during Farm Progress Show Farmers attending Farm Progress Show Sept. 1–3 in Decatur, Ill., are invited to stop by ISA’s air conditioned booth #252 to learn more about ISA leadership and efforts to increase Illinois farmer competitiveness. Events at the ISA booth include a double-... Read more
ISG Joins Senator Durbin in Cuba Trade Discussions Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) joined Senator Dick Durbin this week to discuss increased trade opportunities in Cuba for Illinois soybean farmers. The event was held on the Illinois State University campus. ISG was represented by Rob Shaffer,... Read more
Still Time to Register for ILSoyAdvisor Field Days ILSoyAdvisor’s regional field days are just under a week away. Don’t miss out on this excellent regional opportunity to learn methods for increasing yields and profitability. Agronomy experts will lead breakout sessions featuring the growing tips... Read more
ISA Helping Grow the Illinois Livestock Industry As part of the Illinois Livestock Development Group (ILDG), ISA supports livestock expansion to increase local demand for soybean meal. ILDG is helping Illinois farmers build record numbers of new and expanding livestock and poultry barns. ILDG walks... Read more
Register Now for July Sustainability Showcase Event Register now for the upcoming ISA Sustainability Showcase Event, planned for July 23 at The Maschhoffs in Carlyle, Ill. The half-day event will focus on managing nutrients in the Kaskaskia Watershed. Attendees will hear from a variety of speakers... Read more
Despite Rain Delays, Illinois Soybean Leaders Look to Next Year The ISA board has passed its new slate of projects for fiscal year 2016. The projects, which begin Sept. 1, will focus on supply, demand and freedom to operate. "Weather has had a big impact on all growers this season, so it's... Read more
Illinois Soybean Board Director Elections are July 7 Six Illinois districts will hold elections July 7 for open director positions with the Illinois Soybean Board (ISB). Voting will take place at county Extension offices during regular operating hours in districts where vacancies exist. All... Read more
Illinois Soybean Growers Praises Senate for Passing TPA Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) is pleased the U.S. Senate passed Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) to keep U.S. trade negotiations in Europe and around the Pacific moving forward. TPA, which defines U.S. negotiating terms and sets requirements... Read more
Write-in Candidates Sought for Illinois Soybean Board Elections Six Illinois districts will hold elections July 7 for open director positions with the Illinois Soybean Board (ISB). Candidates will need to request a Declaration of Intent to be a write-in candidate from the Illinois Department of... Read more