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Tell the EPA: I NEED ATRAZINE
EPA's recent risk assessment on atrazine will dramatically limit your ability to use the herbicide.
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CommonGround Makes Summer Sizzle with Hot Food Conversations

This summer, CommonGround Kansas, Minnesota, North Dakota and Texas held Field to Fork-style dinners in each of their respective states. Between the four events, these states were able to reach nearly 300 people with in-person conversations. These events highlighted the crops grown in their regions and served a dinner of …

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August 23

"The failure of Congress to ratify the Trans-Pacific Partnership would leave Illinois farmers and other exporters vulnerable, because trade's a competitive game and market share is always in flux." Tell …

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August 10

Biofuels and environmental protection go hand in hand. That's why Congress and the EPA should stand up for the Renewable Fuel Standard.

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July 29

Corn farmers thank President Obama for signing legislation to protect America's food supply from harmful patchwork of state-level food labeling laws

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July 26

Illinois farmer Jim Reed says family farmers need the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Click here to tell Congress to take up and pass TPP: http://bit.ly/2a8wLu5

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July 14

The DC staff is all smiles today. After two and a half years of hard work, Congress passed the GMO labeling bill! Thank you to everyone who has contacted their …

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July 09

Austin Dillon supports the RFS, so should you. Tell the EPA that the #RFSWorks at www.ncga.com/rfs

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July 08

Comments are due on Monday. Send yours today http://www.ncga.com/rfs

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July 07

Only 5 more days to submit your RVO comments to EPA. Visit our website to tell the EPA that the #RFSWorks http://www.ncga.com/rfs

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July 06

NCGA praises Senators for procedural vote on GMO labeling but urges both Senate and House to keep momentum up on this issue

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July 05

Ohio farmer and NCGA Board member Anthony Bush is calling on you to strike a blow for energy independence! Last year, the U.S. imported 9.4 million barrels of foreign oil …

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26 Aug

Political activism trumping science in @EPA re-registration of #atrazine. Tell @EPA to use sound science. https://t.co/o4t3Qhhis2

25 Aug

Better yields from #atrazine have economic value to family corn farmers > $2.3 billion a year. Comment at https://t.co/o4t3Qhhis2

25 Aug

Congrats @GPREINC on your #ethanol plant grand opening in Hopewell, VA! #biofuels #RenewableEnergy https://t.co/ecaq9vQhm7

25 Aug

RT @NECornBoard: @NationalCorn intern @LoKationFarm is on the blog w/ her final summer post "Thanks a Bushel" https://t.co/QJi2ZlAopr https…

24 Aug

RT @BGOV: Another billionaire bailout? EPA is being asked to change the rules midstream https://t.co/llRPdRrms4 https://t.co/UYE59buvr0

23 Aug

Chicago @Trib_Ed_Board: "Congress: Pass #TPP." https://t.co/NmW36NU7Or #TPP4USJobs https://t.co/VuSJktEQpQ

23 Aug

Can you afford to lose $59 per acre on corn? @EPA thinks you can. Comment at https://t.co/o4t3Qhhis2

22 Aug

7000 scientific studies on #atrazine can’t be wrong, unless you’re EPA. Tell @EPA to use sound science. https://t.co/o4t3Qhhis2

19 Aug

If @EPA limits access to #atrazine farmers to use more costly, less effective choices. = less yields. Comment at https://t.co/o4t3Qhhis2

19 Aug

ICYMI, farmer Jim Zimmerman testified about atrazine at Senate hearing earlier this week. More: https://t.co/vNPQ1DVvhY