National Issues

We’re Comfortable in Both a Field of Soybeans and a House of Congress

The goal of our national affiliate, the American Soybean Association, is to make Congress aware of the reality on the ground. Use the links below to learn about current issues and how your membership dues continue to help influence national legislation.

 

Support

Neutral

Oppose

Currently there is no Legislation Activty SDSA is monitoring

Archived National Priorities

Farm Bill
  • Work with Congress to begin work on 2018 Farm Bill.  For 2014 Farm Bill implementation, for counties that do not have published NASS yields, support using adjacent and/or comparable NASS county yields in determining payments under the county ARC (ARC-CO) program for 2016 and later crops.
More Information
Risk Management and Farm Policy


  • Work to ensure timely implementation and producer sign-up under the Agricultural Act of 2014.
  • Safeguard Farm Bill and Crop Insurance from cuts under potential Budget Reconciliation.

More Information
Farm Bill
  • Work with Congress to begin work on 2018 Farm Bill.  For 2014 Farm Bill implementation, for counties that do not have published NASS yields, support using adjacent and/or comparable NASS county yields in determining payments under the county ARC (ARC-CO) program for 2016 and later crops.
More Information
Risk Management and Farm Policy


  • Work to ensure timely implementation and producer sign-up under the Agricultural Act of 2014.
  • Safeguard Farm Bill and Crop Insurance from cuts under potential Budget Reconciliation.

More Information