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Bowling Welcomes Ethanol Back to Virginia

National Corn Growers Association President Chip Bowling this week congratulated Green Plains Inc. on the grand opening of their Hopewell, Virginia ethanol production facility, and called for further expansion of renewable fuels on the East Coast.   “We are excited to see ethanol production back up and running in Virginia,” …

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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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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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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

18 Aug

Audio: Wisconsin farmer Jim Zimmerman talks to @FabFarmBabe about atrazine, @EPA regulations https://t.co/7yb00mqiZO