Illinois Soybean Growers Welcomes Perdue as Secretary of Agriculture Nominee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Welcomes Perdue as Secretary of Agriculture Nominee BLOOMINGTON, IL – January 19, 2017 – Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) welcomes the announcement of former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as nominee for secretary of agriculture, to lead the U.S. Department... Read more

Illinois Soybean Farmers Harvest Record Crop

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Farmers Harvest Record Crop ISA Focuses on Supply and Demand Opportunities BLOOMINGTON, ILL – January 12, 2017 – Illinois has regained the title of top soybean-producing state, according to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) data released this... Read more

2016 Illinois Yield Challenge Winners Announced; 100-Bushel Yields Continue

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2016 Illinois Yield Challenge Winners Announced; 100-Bushel Yields Continue BLOOMINGTON, ILL – January 9, 2017 –Several soybean growers topped 90 bushels per acre in the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff program’s annual Yield Challenge competition. Now in its sixth... Read more

ISB Seeks Soybean Farmers Interested in United Soybean Board Nominations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISB Seeks Soybean Farmers Interested in United Soybean Board Nominations BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – January 5, 2017 – The Illinois Soybean Board (ISB) is looking for farmers interested in filling one of Illinois' four director positions with the United Soybean Board (USB). ISB... Read more

ISA Welcomes Two New Members to B20 Club

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA Welcomes Two New Members to B20 Club BLOOMINGTON, ILL – November 22, 2016 – The Chicago Park District and the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County are the newest members of the B20 Club, which is funded by the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff program to... Read more

Ag Groups Host Free Seminar with Record-Breaking Yield Producer Randy Dowdy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ag Groups Host Free Seminar with Record-Breaking Yield Producer Randy Dowdy December 21, 2016 - BLOOMINGTON, ILL – Randy Dowdy, U.S. record yield breaker for corn and soybeans, is leading a free seminar in Bloomington, Ill., Jan. 20, hosted by the Illinois Soybean Association... Read more

Soybean Summits Bring Latest Tools and Tips to Local Farmers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Soybean Summits Bring Latest Tools and Tips to Local Farmers BLOOMINGTON, ILL – Dec. 20, 2016 – The ILSoyAdvisor.com Soybean Summits will bring valuable management resources to local farmers this winter. Funded in part by the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff program... Read more

ISA Congratulates Two-Time 100-Bushel Yield Champion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISA Congratulates Two-Time 100-Bushel Yield Champion BLOOMINGTON, ILL – December 14, 2016 – For the third consecutive year, a participant in the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff program Yield Challenge has exceeded 100 bushels per acre of harvested soybeans. Robert... Read more

Illinois Farmer Elected American Soybean Association President

Illinois Farmer Elected American Soybean Association President FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BLOOMINGTON, ILL., - December 8, 2016 - Ron Moore, farmer from Roseville, Ill., and past chairman of the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA), was elected as president of the American Soybean Association (ASA) today... Read more

Illinois Soybean Association Wins Governor’s Export Award for Agriculture

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Association Wins Governor’s Export Award for Agriculture BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – December 7, 2016 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) on Tuesday was awarded the 2016 Agricultural Business Exporter Award, presented by Illinois Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti and... Read more

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