Advocacy

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

Illinois Soybean Growers Continues Push as Cuba Elects New President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Continues Push as Cuba Elects New President BLOOMINGTON, ILL – April 17, 2018 – On the eve of Cuba announcing its new president, Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG), which has been a leading advocate for opening up trade and relations with Cuba, issues the... 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 Growers Welcomes Passage of Federal Tax Package

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Welcomes Passage of Federal Tax Package Legislation Package Supports Biodiesel Tax Credit Extension, Section 179 Expensing and Bonus Depreciation BLOOMINGTON, ILL – December 18, 2015 – Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) applauds congressional approval of a... Read more

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Commends U.S. House for Passing GMO Labeling Bill BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – July 23, 2015 – Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) thanks the U.S. House of Representatives, especially Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Taylorville), for passing H.R. 1599, the Safe and Accurate... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Praise Senate for Passing TPA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Praise Senate for Passing TPA BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – June 24, 2015 – Today the Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) is pleased the U.S. Senate passed Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) to keep U.S. trade negotiations in Europe and around the Pacific moving forward... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Applauds U.S. House for Passing TPA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Growers Applauds U.S. House for Passing TPA BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – June 18, 2015 – The Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) is pleased the U.S. House of Representatives passed Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) to keep U.S. trade negotiations in Europe and around the... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Applauds U.S. Senate for Passing TPA

Illinois Soybean Growers Applauds U.S. Senate for Passing TPA BLOOMINGTON, ILL – May 22, 2015 – The Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) is pleased the U.S. Senate passed Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) to keep critical U.S. trade negotiations in Europe and around the Pacific moving forward. “It is... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Applauds U.S. Senate for Passing TPA

Illinois Soybean Growers Applauds U.S. Senate for Passing TPA BLOOMINGTON, ILL – May 22, 2015 – The Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) is pleased the U.S. Senate passed Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) to keep critical U.S. trade negotiations in Europe and around the Pacific moving forward. “It is... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Calls to Ease Trade Restrictions for U.S. Ag Exports with Cuba

Illinois Soybean Growers Calls to Ease Trade Restrictions for U.S. Ag Exports with Cuba Chicago- March 31, 2015- Yesterday the Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) joined the Illinois Cuba Working Group and other leaders in calling to ease trade restrictions for U.S. ag and soybean exports with Cuba. “In... Read more

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