Welcome to “Off the Cob” the original podcast series produced by the National Corn Growers Association. This series features interviews with grower-leaders on hot topics in agriculture and will expand media options for those wishing to further their knowledge of the industry.
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2015-03-27:Field Notes Catches Up with Indiana Farmer Brian Scott
2014-10-10:Tolman Reflects on Tenure, Offers Insight into Future for Farmers
2014-10-03:New NCGA First Vice President Elliott Urges Growers to Fight Apathy, Actively Build a Better Future
2014-10-02:As New Fiscal Year Begins, Chairman Barbre Offers Ways to Build Upon Prior Successes
2014-10-01:Bowling Sees Exciting Opportunities as Well as Important Challenges for 2015
2014-09-29:Johnson Reflects on Leadership Experience, Urges Farmers to Take Action
2014-09-22:Fields Notes Gets On-the-Ground Perspective on Indiana Corn Crop
2014-09-19: Fields Notes Discusses Harvest, Market Conditions in Iowa
2014-08-29:Fields Notes Finds Corn Crop in Maryland Plentiful, Behind Schedule
2014-07-24:Fields Notes Farmers Report on Corn Crop Progress and Condition with April Hemmes
2014-07-24:Fields Notes Farmers Report on Corn Crop Progress and Condition with Jennie Schmidt
2014-07-24:Fields Notes Farmers Report on Corn Crop Progress and Condition with Adam Bell
2014-07-24:Fields Notes Farmers Report on Corn Crop Progress and Condition with Andy Jobman
2014-07-02:Corn Board Candidate Paul Taylor Brings Innovative, Strategic Approach to Discussions
2014-07-01:Corn Board Candidate Dean Taylor Builds Consensus to Build a Better Future
2014-06-30:Corn Board Candidate Skunes Works to Find Successful Solutions
2014-06-27:Corn Board Candidate Rohwer Places Priority on Scientific Development, Political Involvement
2014-06-27:Field Notes with Brian Scott, Indiana
2014-06-27:Field Notes with Iowa Farmer April Hemmes
2014-06-27:Field Notes with Jay Beckhusen, Texas
2014-06-26:Corn Board Candidate Reed Keeps Grassroots at the Forefront
2014-06-25:Corn Board Candidate Howell's Work for Fellow Farmers Motivated by Gratitude
2014-06-24:Corn Board Candidate Chrisp Does the Homework Necessary for Success
2013-03-13:Maize Genetics and Genomics Database Reports Progress, Explains Science
2013-02-28:Commodity Classic Showcases Innovation, Encourages Action at 2013 Trade Sho
2013-02-27:Commodity Classic 2013 Heats Up in Kissimmee
2013-01-30:Team Helps Turn Science into Success for U.S. Corn Growers
2013-01-08:Growers Build on Trade Successes, Promote Proper Biotech Stewardship in the New Year
2013-01-07:NCGA President Calls on Farmers to Make 2013 a Year of Action
2013-01-03:Field Notes Reflects on 2012 with Brian Scott
2012-10-01:Off the Cob spoke with the new president to explore her views on what lies ahead for corn farmers in 2013, the challenges she expects the board to face, and some of the programs she is excited to see coming to fruition.
2012-09-28:On Off the Cob: Reflecting upon his time as president of the Corn Board, Niemeyer explained that 2012 was a challenging year.
2012-09-27:On Off the Cob: Elected by the Corn Board to serve as First Vice President in 2013 and ratified by the full Corn Congress to the role in July, Martin Barbre, a farmer from Carmi, Ill., has been extensively involved in NCGA leadership for years now.
2012-09-26:On Off the Cob: For Keith Alverson, a farmer from Chester, S.D., reelected to the board in July, the challenges facing American agriculture are multiple and, in the most prominent cases, issues which we have been dealing with for a significant amount of t
2012-09-25:Off the Cob takes time to look ahead with the National Corn Growers Association Corn Board members elected or reelected to their position. For Mike Geske, a farmer from Matthews, Mo., the breadth and depth of the issues NCGA addresses play a role in the o
2012-09-17:Off the Cob takes a moment to visit with the grower leaders departing and coming on to the Corn Board in fiscal year 2013. First, Corn Board member Clark Gerstacker, who will retire from Corn Board service this October, gives his thoughts on the accomplis
2012-09-14:Field Notes Catches Up in with Farmers in the Heartland, Part 3 Donna Jeschke
2012-08-31:Field Notes Catches Up in Indiana, Kentucky Part 2 Sam Hancock
2012-08-24:Field Notes Catches Up with Thiel, Finds Improved Outlook in Missouri
2012-08-20:Field Notes caught up with Jeschke, Talks Corn in Illinois
2012-08-17:Field Notes caught up with Sam Hancock, a Kentucky farmer also featured in the first season. (Part 2 of Field Notes Catches Up in Indiana, Kentucky)
2012-08-01:Off the Cob caught up with Maize Genomics Database Curator Jack Gardiner to find out how the MGD project has progressed over the past three months.
:Farmer Assurance Provision Does Protect America's Family Farmers
:Field Notes Catches Up with Farmers in Indiana, Maryland (Part 2 Jennie Schmidt)
:Field Notes Talks Snow Storms and Planting Progress with Andy Jobman
:Field Notes Talks to Farmer in Indiana about What Harvest May Hold