Soy leaders talk legislative priorities

March 2004
Southeast Farm Press;3/17/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on the discussion on top legislative priorities by the leaders of the American Soybean Association with party Chairman Mark Racicot. Need for inclusion of a biodiesel tax incentive in the legislation; Concerns related to the proposed cut in funding for agricultural research and for the Commodity Credit Corporation's bio-energy program in the President's Budget for the 2005 fiscal year; Assistance in addressing the threat of Asian soybean rust disease.


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