1947 – First issue of Soybean Blue Book is published.
The cover of the first issue of ASA’s annual publication, Soybean Blue Book.
In 1947, ASA created and published the first edition of the Soybean Blue Book, to be an annual yearbook and directory for the industry. This new publication was part of ASA’s commitment to provide information covering all areas of the soybean industry. The publication was later renamed Soya Bluebook.