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

Illinois Soybean Growers Praises U.S. House for Passing GMO Labeling Bill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Praises U.S. House for Passing GMO Labeling Bill BLOOMINGTON, IL – July 14, 2016 – Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) thanks the U.S. House of Representatives for passing the Roberts-Stabenow GMO labeling compromise. This measure sets a national standard... Read more

Illinois Soybean Board Director Elections to be Held July 7

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Board Director Elections to be Held July 7 BLOOMINGTON, ILL. - June 28, 2016 - 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... Read more

Emerging Leaders Sought for Soy Ambassador Program

Emerging Leaders Sought for Soy Ambassador Program Potential soybean leaders are encouraged to apply this summer for the next class of the Illinois Soybean Association's Soy Ambassador Leadership Program. The Soy Ambassador Leadership Program, sponsored by the Illinois Soybean Association checkoff... Read more

ILSoyAdvisor Regional Field Days Help Farmers Reach Higher Yields and Profits

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ILSoyAdvisor Regional Field Days Help Farmers Reach Higher Yields and Profits BLOOMINGTON, ILL — JUNE 7, 2016 — The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff program will host its second annual ILSoyAdvisor.com Field Days at three regional locations this summer. Local... Read more

Soybean Producers Meet with Cuban Leaders

PHOTO CUTLINE: Three Illinois soybean farmers visited Cuba this week from May 23-26 as part of a U.S. Agriculture Coalition for Cuba (USACC) delegation. The group included Illinois Soybean Growers Secretary Doug Schroeder of Mahomet (right), District 17 Director David Droste of Nashville (middle),... Read more

Candidates Sought for American Soybean Association Director Positions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Candidates Sought for American Soybean Association Director Positions BLOOMINGTON, ILL – May 12, 2016 – Illinois soybean farmers and farm operators with an interest in advocacy and leadership are encouraged to run for one of four potential open director positions representing... Read more

Weekly Update - May 6, 2015

ISA Biodiesel Team Participates in American Public Works Conference ISA participated in the American Public Works Association Illinois Chapter Conference in Peoria earlier this week. The interactive biodiesel tradeshow display educated attendees about biodiesel’s ease of use, technological advances... Read more

Farmers Showcase Sustainability Efforts in Interactive Map

Farmers Showcase Sustainability Efforts in Interactive Map SPRINGFIELD, ILL – April 18, 2016 -- Farmers throughout Illinois are implementing conservation practices to keep nutrients on their fields and out of waterways. Just in time for Earth Day, an interactive map is helping those farmers tell... Read more

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