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Mild Demand Growth Results in Small Price Gains for U.S. Corn Farmers

While U.S. corn production remains on track to set another record, increased demand from the ethanol sector is expected according to U.S. Department of Agriculture reports released today. Given increased ethanol demand, ending stock forecasts were lowered and prices were raised slightly.   "Despite the mildly positive changes to demand …

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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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December 01

Please, join us and elevate farmers' voices on trade

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November 30
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November 29

Last Call! November 30 is the last day to enter the National Corn Growers Association Fields-of-Corn Photo Contest. Submit your snap shots and help tell the story of American agriculture. …

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November 28

In 2016, the United States exported 2.2 billion bushels of corn. NCGA advocates for policy to improve U.S. transportation systems so our export market can continue to expand.

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November 27

Colorado State scientists are developing fingernail-sized, biodegradable sensors that will upload measurements from corn fields to the cloud, improving sustainability by better enabling precision farming practices.

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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

06 Dec

RT @matt_splitter: @realDonaldTrump Mexico is the #1 export buyer of our corn, #2 buyer of our sorghum and exports $18B in US ag products.…

06 Dec

@pamjohnsoncorn @USTradeRep @CommerceGov @SenJoniErnst @ChuckGrassley Since 1994, U.S. corn exports to NAFTA partne… https://t.co/FGjKWsq1Ti