Corn Growers Endorse Walker for Governor The Wisconsin Corn Growers’ Association (WCGA) political action committee – CORN PAC – has endorsed Governor Scott Walker for re-election.
“Governor Walker understands the challenges faced by Wisconsin farmers,” said WCGA President Brian Long. “By putting the state back in a strong fiscal position, he was able to reduce income taxes paid by farmers while preserving our use-value property tax system.” Read More>>>
With corn harvest weeks away, the Wisconsin Corn Growers Association (WCGA) wants to recognize top-yielding corn production from farmers in four districts of the state in the association’s Corn Yield Contest.
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NCGA's Know Before You Grow website gives growers updated info on new seed varieties currently unapproved in some export markets and is an important resource for all corn growers as they head into planting season. Read what Wisconsin Corn Grower Jim Zimmerman has to say about this resource at http://wicornpro.org/ and listen to his interview by clicking HERE.
Syngenta has a new educational videoentitled, “Ethanol: Fueling Rural America’s Future – One Community at a Time,” along with a series of other topical videos that help to tell ethanol’s story. The videos’ primary purpose is to inform and educate the general public about the positive impact ethanol is having on cleaning our air, improving our economy and fulfilling our nation’s quest to become energy independent.View the videos by clicking here.
No Meaningful Difference between E10 and E15 ethanol blends, says a report from the National Renewable Energy Lab, which also found no evidence to support oil industry claims of mechanical problems with E15 ethanol blends. Read more online here: NREL Report
Ethanol Promotes Consumer Choice explains an opinion column by Iowa Governor Terry Branstad, in the Oct. 10 Wall Street Journal. It is the ethanol industry, which makes a cheaper, cleaner, higher octane product, that is ready, willing and able to face free market competition from petroleum. Read the column online by clicking this link:Ethanol Ready