Press Releases

Illinois Soybean Growers Applauds New Farm Bill

BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – December 12, 2018 – Lynn Rohrscheib, chairwoman of the Illinois Soybean Growers, released the following comment regarding Congress’s passage of the Farm Bill. Read more

ILSoyAdvisor Better Beans are Back

BLOOMINGTON, ILL.— December 6, 2018 —The ILSoyAdvisor Better Beans Series is back this winter, providing a series of learning opportunities for soybean producers across the state. The series is comprised of regional events that offer producers opportunities to connect with crop consultants,... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Encouraged by U.S and China Trade Talks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Encouraged by U.S and China Trade Talks BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – December 2, 2018 – Lynn Rohrscheib, Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) chairwoman and a soybean farmer from Fairmount, Ill., released the following statement in response to U.S. and China... Read more

Trade Talks Continue

BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – December 2, 2018 – Lynn Rohrscheib, Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) chairwoman and a soybean farmer from Fairmount, Ill., released the following statement in response to U.S. and China announcing continued trade discussions. Read more

Global shipping could reduce emissions with biodiesel

BLOOMINGTON, ILL. Nov. 29, 2018—As the global maritime shipping industry works to significantly reduce harmful engine emissions, biodiesel is emerging as an effective and sustainable solution. Read more

ISA Names 2019-2020 Soy Ambassador Leadership Class

BLOOMINGTON, ILL – November 27, 2018 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) has announced its 2019-2020 Soy Ambassador Leadership Program participants. Seven individuals will take part in the training sponsored by the ISA checkoff and membership programs. Read more

Nominate a CCA for 2019 Soybean Master Adviser Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nominate a CCA for 2019 Soybean Master Adviser Award BLOOMINGTON, Ill.— Nov. 21, 2018 — Know an experienced Certified Crop Adviser (CCA) with a passion for soybean management? Nominate them for the annual Soybean Master Adviser award, presented by the Illinois Soybean... Read more

Illinois farmers elected to National Biodiesel Board positions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois farmers elected to National Biodiesel Board positions BLOOMINGTON, ILL. Nov. 16, 2018—Illinois farmers Jeff Lynn and Rob Shaffer have been elected to positions on the National Biodiesel Board (NBB) governing board. NBB is a trade association representing a wide range... Read more

Illinois farmers elected to National Biodiesel Board positions

BLOOMINGTON, ILL. Nov. 16, 2018—Illinois farmers Jeff Lynn and Rob Shaffer have been elected to positions on the National Biodiesel Board (NBB) governing board. NBB is a trade association representing a wide range of member companies in the biodiesel industry, including biodiesel producers and fuel... Read more

Biodiesel Specialist Shares Five Steps to Better Cold Weather Fuel Performance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Biodiesel Specialist Shares Five Steps to Better Cold Weather Fuel Performance Keep equipment running with fuel testing, storage tank maintenance BLOOMINGTON, ILL. Nov. 15, 2018—With frigid temperatures approaching, now is the time to check your fuel system to prevent common... Read more

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