American Soybean Association

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American Soybean Association
Founded 1920
Headquarters St. Louis, MO
Key People Stephen L. Censy. Chief Executive Officer; John Hoffman, Chairman
Web site www.soygrowers.com

The American Soybean Association (ASA) [1] is a non-profit organization that represents the interests of U.S. soybean producers through policy advocacy and international market development. The Association's efforts are guided by a commitment to produce food, feed and energy in an environmentally sustainable manner.

ASA is represented on the CFTC's Subcommittee on Convergence in Agricultural Commodity Markets by Steve Wellman. [2]

History

Founded in 1920, the ASA was incorporated in February 1946. World headquarters were established in St. Louis, Missouri in 1978. [3]

Products and Services

Membership

ASA membership includes approximately 22,000 U.S. soybean producers. There also are 25 state affiliates. [4]

Key People

References

  1. ASA Vision, Mission, Purpose & Strategic Objectives. American Soybean Association.
  2. General Press Releases. Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
  3. ASA History Highlights. American Soybean Association.
  4. State Soybean Associations Affiliate Offices. American Soybean Association.