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LEADERSHIP

(Posted Mon. Dec 16th, 2013)

Keywords: Corn Board Leadership

Dec. 16: The National Corn Growers Association Nominating Committee reminds members that it is accepting applications for the 2015 Corn Board, but less than a month remains for submission.  Through the Corn Board, members can become an integral part of the organization’s leadership.  Click here for the application, which provides complete information on requirements, responsibilities and deadlines.   “Through my years on the Corn Board, I have had the …

(Posted Thu. Mar 21st, 2013)

Keywords: Leadership

Mar. 21: Seven corn farmers who are leaders in the industry underwent an extensive session in advanced leadership training this week in Washington, as part of the National Corn Growers Association Advanced Leadership program, co-sponsored by Syngenta. While in the nation’s capital they underwent extensive media training and discussions with NCGA Washington staff about current and emerging issues affecting corn farmers. They also joined in activities surrounding National Agriculture Day, …

(Posted Wed. Feb 27th, 2013)

Keywords: Leadership

Feb. 27: The National Corn Growers Association invites farmers who are graduates of the NCGA Leadership Academy to further hone their leadership skills by participating in the Advanced Leadership Program, sponsored by Syngenta. Applications for the program are due April 12. NCGA urges interested members to contact their state associations now for further information and to be nominated to participate. “Building a strong cadre of well-trained leaders is an important …

(Posted Mon. Feb 11th, 2013)

Keywords: Leadership

Feb.11: The National Corn Growers Association invites farmers to become a part of the change they desire by actively honing their leadership skills through the Leadership At Its Best Program, sponsored by Syngenta. Applications for this best in the industry leadership training program are due to NCGA by March 29. Interested members are urged to contact their state associations today and be nominated to participate in the program.“Since the …

(Posted Wed. Feb 6th, 2013)

Keywords: Leadership

Feb. 6: Grower leaders from across the country gathered in St. Louis this week to explore a variety of issues that will affect corn farmers in the upcoming year and to determine a course for National Corn Growers Association activities to support them. For three days, members of five of NCGA’s issue-focused action teams and committees listened to reports from industry experts and discussed programs to guide NCGA staff as …