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Commodity Organizations Support Science-Based Trade Regulations at WTO Ministerial

Members of the U.S. Grains Council (USGC), U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC), U.S. Wheat Associates (USW), USA Rice, the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA), the National Sorghum Producers (NSP) and the National Barley Growers Association (NBGA) welcomed a joint statement issued this week from 17 countries participating in the 11th …

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December 14

NCGA’s Consumer Engagement Action Team (CEAT) supports CommonGround, a program that brings together women who grow food with those who buy it. Farmers understand the desire today’s parents have to …

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December 14

Laura Gentry, Illinois Corn Growers Association’s Director of Water Quality Research, discusses expanding conservation practices and tracking by farmers to continue to improve water quality and sustainability. Education of farmer …

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December 14

NCGA's Stewardship Action Team (STAT) supports the National Corn Yield Contest. The winners will be announced on December 18. Who will be this years winners? STAT also works to address …

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December 13

As a new team in 2017, NCGA’s Feed Food and Industrial Action Team (FFIAT) is tasked to build programs supporting demand for U.S. corn in the form of animal feed, …

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December 13

Farmers and state staff are in St. Louis for Action Team meetings today and tomorrow. We will be posting some information about our different Action Team discussions over the next …

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December 11

If you happened to catch the FOX News show Next Revolution Sunday night the only factual information was on the screen behind talking head Steve Hilton. While he pulled out …

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December 07

NCGA Sr Policy Director Sam Willet brought corn farmers' farm bill priorities to the industry-wide discussions at #DTNAgSummit

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December 05

Congratulations to NCGA member Quint Pottinger from Kentucky on being named one of DTN Progressive Farmer’s 2018 America's Best Young Farmers and Ranchers. Quint and his wife, Leah, were honored …

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December 05

It's World Soil Day!

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December 04

NCGA received more than 50 applications for the William C. Berg Academic Excellence in Agriculture scholarship program, sponsored by BASF. NCGA Marketing Manager Steve is THRILLED with the number of …

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13 Dec

Hey @SteveHiltonx, the RFS helps break up Big Oil’s near-monopoly at the pump, giving consumers a choice of fuels.… https://t.co/6hQ74leTNA

13 Dec

Hey @SteveHiltonx, the oil and gas industry has spent $93.4 million in just the last year to lobby on its interests… https://t.co/0HQ2AazFna

12 Dec

Hey @SteveHiltonx, only 17 cents of every dollar spent on food pays for the raw farm ingredients in the food item.… https://t.co/ZgiAH1NANh

12 Dec

Hey @SteveHiltonx, UN world food price index hit a 7-year low in 2016, as global grain and meat supplies hit all-ti… https://t.co/KELNgK7Evx

12 Dec

Hey @SteveHiltonx, according to a January analysis by USDA, corn ethanol reduces GHG by 43% compared to gasoline.… https://t.co/hlpYwd06AR

12 Dec

Hey @SteveHiltonx, the Renewable Fuel Standard saved the U.S. economy $17.8 billion in gasoline expenses in 2015, t… https://t.co/5DvLFpNV9s

06 Dec

RT @cornfedfarmer: Keeping NAFTA keeps me, and my family, in business. You can deliver a big win for farmers and workers in Nebraska. #farm…

06 Dec

@NieuwenhuisSeed @realDonaldTrump @USTradeRep @CommerceGov Agricultural exports also stimulate the U.S. economy bey… https://t.co/5LlKXD8SjW

06 Dec

RT @krossfarms: Hey @POTUS Lots of Western Iowa Corn and Eastern Nebraska moves South to Mexico! We need good trade policies and expanded m…

06 Dec

@iamafarmer2 @realDonaldTrump U.S. agricultural exports, which are heavily reliant upon the North American market,… https://t.co/cWynRoj4aF