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
Apply for one of These Illinois Soybean Leadership Opportunities Write-in Candidates Sought for Illinois Soybean Board Elections Six Illinois districts will hold elections this year for open director positions with the Illinois Soybean Board (ISB). Candidates will need to request a Declaration of... Read more
ASA and DuPont Seek Applicants for 2016 Young Leader Program For more than 30 years, the American Soybean Association (ASA) DuPont Young Leader program has identified and developed leaders that continue to shape the future of agriculture. Applications for the 2016 program are now being accepted... Read more
ISG Appreciates Renewable Fuel Standard Targets Despite Delay Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) appreciates the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for announcing Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) volume for its 2014-2017 biomass-based diesel targets. While the proposal is not perfect, ISG was... Read more
ISG Applauds U.S. Senate for Passing TPA The Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) is pleased the U.S. Senate recently passed Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) to keep critical U.S. trade negotiations in Europe and around the Pacific moving forward. In 2012, Illinois soybean exports were worth $3.3 billion... Read more
New Partner Benefits from DTN/The Progressive Farmer Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) members now receive more benefits: 10 percent discount on any new DTN/The Progressive Farmer product or service agreement. Go to www.dtnpf.com/go/ISG for more details and to sign up. Complimentary subscription to... Read more
ISA Participates in Animal Ag Leaders Meeting As a member of the Center for Food Integrity, ISA participated in their annual Strategy Conference on Animal Agriculture this week. The meeting brought all segments of the animal agriculture industry together to develop consensus and best practices to... Read more
ISA Selects Crop Science Scholarship Recipients ISA has chosen eight college students to receive crop science scholarships for the 2015-16 school year. All will follow an agricultural course of study with concentrations in such areas as plant breeding, biotechnology, plant pathology, weed or crop... Read more
Anticipating Rain Delays? Help Us Understand Your Soybean Farming Practices Soybean farmers who take a 10-minute online survey will help ISA, University of Illinois crop scientists and Extension educators better understand how decisions are made on your farm regarding soybean management and inputs... Read more
Take Online Survey about Soybean Farming Practices Soybean farmers who take a 10-minute online survey will help University of Illinois crop scientists and Extension educators better understand how decisions are made on farms regarding soybean management and inputs and how to tailor programs and... Read more

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