Getting to Know Dale Crawford

Dale Crawford has always been active within his community and the agriculture industry. The Sullivan, Ill., soybean farmer and ISA District 10 director operates a fourth-generation farm with his wife, Suzy. The couple raises corn and soybeans using minimum and no-till practices. "I got involved... Read more

Inaugural Illinois Soybean Summit Focuses on Increasing Yields, Profitability

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- January 20, 2012 -- The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) is hosting the first-ever Illinois Soybean Summit, "Reaching Beyond Yield Obstacles," at Illinois State University's Bone Student Center on March 9, 2012. This conference -- funded in part by the Illinois soybean... Read more

ISA Seeks Soybean Farmers Interested in At-Large Director Positions

BLOOMINGTON, ILL -- January 17, 2012 -- The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) is making notice that applications are available for farmers interested in becoming candidates for at-large director positions representing the Illinois Soybean Program Operating Board (ISPOB) and ISA. Two of the six at-... Read more

Illinois Soybean Association Establishing Global Recognition of State's Sustainability Efforts

BLOOMINGTON, ILL؊anuary 17, 2012؁s sustainability requirements emerge at home and abroad, the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) is monitoring potential sustainability certifications or standards, and planning to educate producers on why sustainability is gaining importance for Illinois farms. "The... Read more

ISA Joins Field to Market, The Keystone Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture

BLOOMINGTON, ILL ֠January 5, 2012 ֠The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) announces it has joined the steering committee of Field to Market, the Keystone Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture. The Field to Market steering committee includes growers, conservation organizations and companies... Read more