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NCGA Responds to World Resources Institute Study

The National Corn Growers Association today issued the following statement in response to a study released by the World Resources Institute.   Statement by Keith Alverson, South Dakota corn grower and a member of the Corn Board:   “This ‘new’ study is just more of the same, tired arguments Big …

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Did you catch one of our board members on NBC Nightly News? Bob Bowman was talking about the benefits of expanding trade with Cuba.

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January 06

Past MCGA President and current National Corn Board member Mike Geske of Matthews, Mo., was recently recognized by Missouri Director of Agriculture Richard Fordyce for his leadership in the corn …

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January 06

Worth watching: One of our past presidents is featured in a U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance video about the role of crop residue in helping soil.

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December 29

Great conversation about antibiotics in livestock with consumers taking place on the CommonGround page.

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Congrats to Randy Dowdy of Georgia, who reached the 500+ level for corn yield with more than 503 bushels per acre in our National Corn Yield Contest this year. Farmers …

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Since you're on Facebook now, why not use this link and vote in our photo contest? There are five categories so make sure you check them all out. You can't …

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Get your 2014 Harvest Forms in TODAY!! All mailed in forms must be postmarked November 21. We will not accept any mailed in harvest forms postmarked after November 21. You …

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@j_nelsonfarms Go Cyclones!

29 Jan

(corrected) Iowa State's Bruce Babcock: we're getting more out of our land around the world b/c of good policy, technology. #ethanol

29 Jan

@j_nelsonfarms whoops! we'll correct that now.

29 Jan

Alverson: Ethanol is efficient: 40% net energy gain. No other energy source comes close. #ethanol #energyefficiency

29 Jan

Alverson: emissions reductions from #ethanol = 20M fewer vehicles on the road. #environment

29 Jan

Keith Alverson: 11 years, 11 record crops. 30% less land since 1980. #feedtheworld #ethanol #tech

29 Jan

RT @MI_Corn: Great to have Chip Bowling, Bob Haselwood and Phil McLain here for a national commodity panel @NationalCorn @UnitedSoy @wheatw…

29 Jan

RT @TOTSinDC: Thanks to a generous donation from @NationalCorn, #TOTS2015 is sure to be a huge success!

29 Jan

RT @wicorngrowers: Rob Elliot @NationalCorn meets with WI Corn Growers at Corn Soy Expo. http://t.co/b1Fr7dDLSM

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RT @brennan24: Great to see @NationalCorn @nature_org @EnvDefenseFund & @MonsantoCo on a #soilhealth2015 panel discussing http://t.co/8ORE