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With margins already tight during a challenging 2024 growing season, the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association (MSGA) traveled to Washington, D.C., July 16-18 to warn the state’s congressional delegation that a repeat of a trade war with China could have a…


On June 24, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) published for public comment its proposed changes for the renewal of the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) and State Disposal System (SDS) feedlot permits. The public comment period is open…


biodiesel open, MSGA, golf outing

Biodiesel plays a pivotal role in supporting our state’s economy, as well as cutting emissions, allowing Minnesotans to breathe clean and healthy air. Supporting biodiesel is as easy and fun as a day at the golf course, literally!  The Minnesota…


capitol

The Minnesota Soybean Growers Association (MSGA) is returning to Washington, D.C., July 16-18, 2024, to promote farm-friendly policies during meetings with lawmakers and regulatory leaders. The visits are in conjunction with the American Soybean Association’s (ASA) biannual Hill Visits. Minnesota…


soybean news

 Share the story of how conservation is fundamental to your farm operation and you could be recognized with the American Soybean Association’s Conservation Legacy Award. This honor celebrates U.S. soybean growers who are maximizing the profitability and longevity of their…


Darin Johnson’s first week as president of the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association (MSGA) didn’t go according to plan. After being elected at MSGA’s June 20 board meeting in Mankato, Johnson traveled to northern Minnesota with his family for a restorative…


soybean news

U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and a bipartisan group of 16 colleagues, including Sen. Tina Smith, sent a letter to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael Regan urging the EPA to raise Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS)…


MSGA elections officers MN soybean

Darin Johnson’s moment has arrived. The affable Wells farmer, who climbed the advocacy leadership ladder, was elected president of the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association (MSGA) Thursday during the organization’s quarterly board meeting at its newly renovated office in Mankato. “It…