(Posted Tue. Jan 21st, 2014)

Jan. 21:  Register for the National Corn Growers Association’s 2014 Corn Utilization and Technology Conference today to take advantage of exclusive savings.  The biennial event, which will be held June 2-4 in Louisville, Ky., will feature the cutting-edge technologies and new uses that continually improve and dynamically change the corn industry.


“While June may seem a ways away, registering now for CUTC provides an opportunity to save with valuable early registration discounts available until March 30,” said NCGA Research and Business Development Action Team Chair Tom Mueller. “The 2014 conference remains a must-attend event on calendars of many throughout the industry, fostering innovative ideas and the important networking connections necessary to move the industry forward.”


Sessions will address genetics, biotechnology and grain quality. Additional offerings will explore new technologies and products from wet and dry processing, enzyme technology and products from biorefineries. Participants may also select to attend presentations on new starch uses, resistant starch and nutrition, biopolymers and higher valued products such as nutraceuticals.


The Gary Lamie Graduate Student Poster Competition will again showcase the latest student research and provide networking opportunities for students looking to enter these fields after graduation.


Increasingly recognized as an important industry networking event, CUTC offers attendees the chance to meet hundreds of valuable business contacts, identify potential new customers and learn how new technologies will enhance the value of corn.


CUTC 2014 will be held at the Marriott Louisville Downtown Hotel. Visit for updates as additional information becomes available.  Reservations for discounted rooms are available through March 30, click here.