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2018 National Wheat Yield Contest Launches to Showcase Greater Grain

The National Wheat Foundation is proud to once again host the National Wheat Yield Contest. In its third year, the contest continues to drive innovation in the industry by spotlighting the best practices among...

National Ag Coalition Taking California to Court Tuesday Over Prop 65 Listing of Glyphosate

As the state of California attempts to implement a policy that would cause massive damage to American farmers, a national agriculture coalition is going to court tomorrow with a reasonable request: halt California’s extreme...

Illinois Wheat Officially Joins the National Association of Wheat Growers

The National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) has announced that the Illinois Wheat Association has officially joined NAWG, becoming the 21st affiliated state association. “The Illinois wheat industry carries a long and rich history within...

Mandatory Dicamba Training Information for South Dakota

In December, the South Dakota Department of Agriculture (SDDA) approved Engenia, Xtendimax with Vapor Grip technology and Fexapan herbicides for use in South Dakota for the 2018 growing season. Per the label, all persons,...

Montana Governor, Senators Recognize State’s Sugar Farmers

Sugarbeet farmers in Montana ended January on a high note with the publication of three op-eds from key leaders this past week.  Democratic Governor Steve Bullock and U.S. Senators Steve Daines (R) and Jon Tester (D),...

NCGA Fields-of-Corn Photo Contest Winners Announced

The National Corn Growers Association today announced the 25 winners of the 2017 Fields of Corn Photo Contest, a contest that provided aspiring shutterbugs of all types the opportunity to share in - and...

Annual Report Shows How NCGA Lays the Groundwork for Success

The National Corn Growers Association's annual report for the 2017 fiscal year is now available online.  Themed "Groundwork," the 2017 report spotlights efforts made by NCGA throughout the year to reach long-term, strategic goals...

2018 National Wheat Yield Contest Kicks Off

The National Wheat Foundation’s (NWF) annual National Wheat Yield Contest officially kicks off Jan. 17, 2018. In its third year, the contest continues to drive innovation in the industry by spotlighting the best practices...

Honey Bee Health Coalition Congratulates Winners of Nutrition Competition

The Honey Bee Health Coalition announced today that it has awarded $40,000 to four innovative projects aimed at improving honey bee nutrition and supporting honey bee and pollinator health. The awards, announced today at...

High Oleic Soybeans Achieve Final Global Regulatory Milestone

High oleic soybeans have crossed their final regulatory hurdle, clearing the way for farmers to plant more acres of high oleic soybeans in 2018. Full global regulatory approval can help expand the market for...

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