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Final Countdown! Enter the 2017 Yield Contest Today

The National Corn Growers Association reminds farmers to register now for NCGA’s National Corn Yield Contest as only one week remains before the final entry deadline.   “We are very excited about the contest this year. The incredible trends in both yield growth and practice improvement that we have seen …

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July 24

Do any of these farming myths sound familiar? Tag a friend to help spread the word about how things really work on today's farms #mythbusters #smartfarm #sustainability

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July 19

Researchers have invented a process to make sustainable rubber used in tires from renewable sources like corn: http://bit.ly/2oHR6sh

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July 19

From 1994 to 2016 the average annual growth of US corn products exports to Mexico is 28%. NAFTA is a home run for family farmers.

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July 19

Mexican Ambassador Geronimo Gutierrez talks about the importance of NAFTA and trade with the US at NCGA Corn Congress.

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July 17

Farmers irrigated 55,822,231 acres of crops in 2012. Only 25% of those acres were corn. NCGA encourages farmers who irrigate to conserve water by using the best management practices. Find …

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July 11

While many farmers are committed to growing crops safely and sustainably, each farmer has their own unique approaches. This North Dakota family farmer says that each farm and field is …

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July 11

It’s National Cow Appreciation Day! Last year livestock consumed 5.6 billion bushels of corn. Cattle also graze corn stalks after harvest. NCGA supports livestock because they are one of the …

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July 06

Cover crops work. Just ask Illinois farmers Kirk & Tiona Kimble. This real world example is amazing.

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July 06

Did you eat a hotdog or hamburger over the holiday weekend? Your ketchup and mustard had corn starch in them. What about the pie you had for dessert? The filling …

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July 03

Did you know that fireworks have been made more environmentally friendly through the creation of a biodegradable casings made from corn? Happy Independence Day!

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24 Jul

RT @NCGA_DC: Great read via @washingtonpost: 10 mega myths about farming to remember on your next grocery run. https://t.co/3B3CVFTbwx

24 Jul

RT @NineSigma: Need a recap of the #ConsiderCornChallenge webinar with @NationalCorn? Visit our blog for more info: https://t.co/aGvNxEzM7d

24 Jul

This Iowa corn farmer uses cover crops and is working with @SoilPartners to study their long-term benefits… https://t.co/I8HRwBfg04

20 Jul

This farmer and agronomist from ND shares the importance of taking care of land and soil for a sustainable future https://t.co/giSEmr1R9Y

19 Jul

RT @jcaupert: @RepBost Thank you for your continued support of #agriculture and #ethanol! @NationalCorn https://t.co/BD2oilZ5Ma

19 Jul

RT @NieuwenhuisSeed: This is so true, we need to tell our story, our voice needs to be heard. Be none else will do this for us!!! @iowa_cor…

19 Jul

@destinationdc @BttrcrmBakeshop Umm we're going to need a taste test before we can answer that question. #CornCongress17

19 Jul

RT @firefighter89: Mexican Ambassador Geronimo Gutierrez stressed how he appreciates and likes the work that corn growers do. @RuralRadioN…

19 Jul

RT @kscorn: Enjoying remarks from Ambassador Gerónimo Gutiérrez sharing remarks about the Mexican/American relationship #CornCongress17 #ks…

19 Jul

RT @minB9: In 2016 alone, Mexico bought 3.4 billion dollars worth of corn & corn products from the US #NCGA #CornCongress17