Latest News

Congress Approves Reauthorization of U.S. Grain Standards Act

Congress passed a reauthorization bill this week that renews important provisions in the U.S. Grain Standards Act (USGSA). These include allowing the Federal Grain Inspection … Read More »

Positive Train Control Deadline Extension Needed to Keep Ag Shipments Moving By Rail

Transportation and Infrastructure Committee leaders this week introduced bipartisan legislation to extend the deadline for U.S. railroads to implement Positive Train Control (PTC) technology. PTC … Read More »

California Reaffirms Environmental Benefits of Biodiesel

The National Biodiesel Board (NBB) this week welcomed news that California’s Air Resources Board has affirmed biodiesel as the fuel source with the smallest carbon … Read More »

Texas Soy Grower Talks International Food Aid, Security at House Ag Hearing

American Soybean Association (ASA) President Wade Cowan, Brownfield, Texas, testified in front of the House Agriculture Committee this week on the important role U.S. agriculture … Read More »

Congratulations to the Recruiters Drawn for Reward Trip to Biltmore and Asheville, N.C.

Seven names were drawn from a pool of 14 eligible American Soybean Association (ASA) recruiters for participation in a Recruiter Reward Trip to Asheville, N.C., … Read More »