ISA Selects Nine Leaders for Soy Ambassador Program

ISA Selects Nine Leaders for Soy Ambassador Program FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bloomington, ILL. – September 29, 2016 – The Illinois Soybean Association checkoff and membership program (ISA) has announced its new leadership class of Soy Ambassadors. With its largest group of applicants yet, there are 9... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Supports Congressional Discussion on Cuban Trade and Finance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Supports Congressional Discussion on Cuban Trade and Finance BLOOMINGTON, ILL – September 14, 2016 – Today the Illinois Soybean Growers is pleased that the U.S. House of Representatives Agriculture Committee actively discussed trade, credit and finance... Read more

Soy Candles Now Sold at Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Soy Candles Now Sold at Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences Illinois Soybean Association Donates Soy Candle Materials with State Sen. Bill Cunningham BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – August 24, 2016 – Today the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff program announces it... Read more

ISA's Sigman Appointed to Maritime Transportation National Advisory Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA's Sigman Appointed to Maritime Transportation National Advisory Committee BLOOMINGTON, ILL. -- August 22, 2016 -- The Illinois Soybean Association checkoff program (ISA) is pleased to announce Scott Sigman, ISA transportation and export infrastructure lead, has been... Read more

New B20-Fueled Cargo Vehicles Enhance Chicago-Area Air Quality

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New B20-Fueled Cargo Vehicles Enhance Chicago-Area Air Quality BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – August 18, 2016— Trucks hauling cargo in and around Chicago's rail yards and ports are now some of the cleanest vehicles on the road today, thanks to the delivery of 11 new drayage vehicles that... Read more

Industry Report Urges Immediate Fixes to Illinois Waterway Infrastructure

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Industry Report Urges Immediate Fixes to Illinois Waterway Infrastructure Soybean farmers benefit from improvements that ease delivery to foreign, domestic markets BLOOMINGTON, ILL. -- August 17, 2016 -- Improving the condition of the Illinois Waterway is "imperative,"... Read more

Farmers Learn about Latest Tools for Yield, Profitability at ISA Field Days

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Farmers Learn about Latest Tools for Yield, Profitability at ISA Field Days BLOOMINGTON, ILL — AUGUST 15, 2016 — The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff program recently held its second annual ILSoyAdvisor.com Regional Field Days, where soybean farmers and agronomy... Read more

Illinois Soybean Association Elects Leaders to Execute New Strategic Plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Association Elects Leaders to Execute New Strategic Plan July 29, 2016 – Springfield, IL – Today the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff and membership programs elected two new board members and re-instated its current executive committee for a second... Read more

ISA Collaboration Provides Protein for Chicago Heights Residents

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Community Collaboration Provides Protein for Chicago Heights Residents Illinois Soybean Farmers and State Sen. Toi Hutchinson Donate More Than 600 Pounds of Pork to New Chicago-area Food Pantry BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – July 21, 2016 – Protein-rich ground pork will soon be available... Read more

Industry Leaders Gather to Discuss Future Farming Profitability

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Industry Leaders Gather to Discuss Future Farming Profitability BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – July 15, 2016 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) late last month welcomed agricultural industry leaders to its biannual Soy 2020 roundtable event. The discussion centered on how farmers... Read more

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