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2014-2015 Scholarship Winners Announced

The Kentucky Corn Growers’ Association Board of Directors are proud to announce their 2014-2015 scholarship recipients, and each is attending a different Kentucky university. Learn more about the recipients.

KyCorn Applauds Congressman Whitfield for the Introduction of Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act
Legislation Will Protect Food Producers and Consumers by Eliminating Confusion and Advancing Food Safety
The Kentucky Corn Growers Association applauded today the introduction of the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act, which would establish a federal standard for the safety and labeling of food and beverage products made with genetically modified ingredients (GMOs). Read more

 

Getting Questions about GMOs?
Check out our List of GMO Answers


Corn High-Yield Checklist
UK Grain Crops: The margin for corn profits are projected lower in 2014 and producers are more interested in what programs and products will increase yield and profit. Before we discuss specific programs and products, let us take a moment to define some of the key parameters for getting high yields. View the checklist


30+Years of Leadership

In the last issue of the The Farmer's Pride, the KyCorn Connection gave a brief history of the association and the major projects.
View it here.


KyCorn Sponsors KALP Session
Class X of the Kentucky Agricultural Leadership Program (KALP)  traveled to Washington DC in March to meet with key policy makers and national agricultural organizations, such as the American Farm Bureau, National Corn Growers, US Grains Council and National Cattlemen's Beef Association. Read more

KyCorn Hall of Fame
Jim Barton and Kenneth Hayden, founding members of the Kentucky Corn Growers Association, were honored during the Kentucky Commodity Conference for their 30 plus years of service and dedication to Kentucky's corn farmers. Read more

Latest Posts on UK Grain Crops Blog
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Corn High Yield Check List
The Dangers of Applying Fertilizers and Manures to Frozen Ground
Results from 2013 On-Farm Fungicide Trials in Corn
Hybrid Corn Performance Test Results
Corn Numbers on Food Vs Fuel

Latest News
UK Research Looking at Breaking Down the Fragipan

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Upcoming Events


 
Corn Utilization and Technology Conference 
June 2-4, 2014 -
Louisville, KY

NCGA's bi-annual Corn Utilization and Technology Conference will be held June 2-4, in Louisville, Ky. The conference focuses on wet and dry milling technologies and new corn uses. Attendees can expect to identify new business contacts, learn about the latest cutting-edge research and new applications. Session topics include genetics/biotechnology, grain quality, new processing technologies for ethanol production, new processing technologies for wet and dry milling, enzyme technology, new uses for starch, nutrition, biopolymers, nutraceuticals, and integrated biorefineries. To learn more or to register, visit www.corntechconf.org.

Kentucky Corn: Prosperity by the Bushel - Watch our video about how corn makes significant contributions to Kentucky's economy.

Featured Links & Programs


 

Looking to fuel your Flex-Fuel Vehicle?

Kentucky has 37 different E85 fuel locations across the commonwealth provided by a number of dedicated retailers. View our map of current locations.

More info about ethanol blended fuels.


Class III Participants will be announced soon.

Kentucky Farms Feed Me is an award-winning video series that brings Kentucky farms into our classrooms. The series may be viewed online, or a DVD may be requested. Learn more >>

Lifetime Membership Promotion Sweepstakes

Any member who joins or upgrades their KyCGA membership to LIFETIME will be entered in a drawing for 1 week use of a track hoe or 2 weeks use of a skid steer! The promotion runs through January 2015 and the winner will be announced at the 2015 Kentucky Commodity Conference in Bowling Green. Special thanks to Whayne Supply Company for their full sponsorship of this promotion.

Learn more about Whayne by visiting www.whayne.com.

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NCGA
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World Ag Supply and Demand Estimates
DTN Grain Prices & Weather
The Farmer's Pride
Jeff Nalley - The Cromwell Ag Network
Across Kentucky with Mike Feldhaus
Crowner Farm News
NASS - Kentucky
Kentucky Farm Bureau News Room

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