New Biodiesel Content Available on The ISA website now features expanded biodiesel content with details about biodiesel benefits and use . On the newly redesigned site, you’ll find a section dispelling biodiesel myths and new videos featuring a truck driver and diesel mechanic talking... Read more
ISA Wraps Up Successful Commodity Classic ISA leaders have concluded a productive week at Commodity Classic in Anaheim, Calif. They learned about the latest trends, participated in meetings focused on timely agriculture topics and networked with other industry leaders – including U.S. Secretary of... Read more
ISA Tackles Key Issues and Soybean Improvement at Commodity Classic ISA leaders this week discussed key topics and learned more about soybean production at Commodity Classic 2018 in Anaheim, Calif. Discussions focused on improving soybean production, priorities for the next farm bill, trade... Read more
ISA Highlights Poultry Production The ISA animal ag team completed a poultry testimonial video featuring Petersburg Poultry in Petersburg, Illinois. Throughout the video, the Sullivan family describes the important role soy-fed livestock diversification has played in their lives and how it has... Read more
Better Beans Series Wraps Up in Southern Illinois Next Week The Better Beans series will be in Fairview Heights, Feb. 22, for the last stop on its winter tour. If you are looking for focused, in-depth solutions for issues on southern Illinois ground, plan to attend. Growers and influencers can... Read more
Three Illinois Farmers Named to Help Lead USSEC The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) recently announced its newly elected and appointed members to the organization’s board of directors for 2018. Three Illinois soybean farmers were named to the board. Representing the Allied Sub-Class is Sharon... Read more
ISA Connects with Key Soybean Meal Customers Last week, a team of ISA directors and staff met with key U.S. soybean meal customers in Colombia and Panama during an ISA checkoff program trade mission. Just five years ago, most of Colombia’s soybean meal came from Argentina. Today, Colombia buys most... Read more
ISA Crop Sciences Scholarship Applications Due Next Week ISA’s crop sciences scholarship applications are still available through the IAA Foundation. A listing of the eligibility guidelines and application documents are available at . Completed applications must be submitted... Read more
Act Today to Urge Congress to Reinstate the Biodiesel Tax Credit The year 2017 ended without a biodiesel tax credit . The U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate are in session and negotiating packages to fund the government that are set to expire today, Jan. 19. Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG... Read more
ISB Seeks Soybean Farmers for USB Nomination The Illinois Soybean Board (ISB) is looking for farmers interested in filling one of Illinois' four director positions with the United Soybean Board (USB). Lynn Rohrscheib, soybean farmer from Fairmount, Ill., is eligible for another term. Any soybean... Read more