Articles tagged under: Minnesota Corn Growers Association
Published May 29, 2019During this year's Minnesota legislative session, an increase in the ag-to-school credit and Section 179 tax conformity were achieved. Hear more from President Brian Thalmann in Corn Matters, a weekly update from Minnesota Corn Growers Association.
Published May 22, 2019The ag finance committee report released by the Minnesota Legislature includes funding for AGREET. Learn more from Public Policy Director Amanda Bilek in Corn Matters, a weekly update from Minnesota Corn Growers Association.
Published May 16, 2019The National Corn Growers Association, along with state organizations, is calling on the Trump Administration to provide adequate trade assistance. According to the NCGA, increasing tariffs on Chinese goods, coupled with retaliatory tariffs, bring continued uncertainty to corn markets."The payment…
Published May 8, 2019Farming can be a stressful business, and there are resources available for those involved. Learn more about Mental Health Awareness month from Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center coordinator Diane Kampa. Corn Matters is a weekly update from Minnesota…
Published May 1, 2019Corn Matters is a weekly update from Minnesota Corn Growers Association. The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement is critically important for farmers. Learn more from U.S. Grains Council trade director Floyd Gaibler.
Published April 25, 2019Corn Matters is a weekly update from Minnesota Corn Growers Association. A call to action is out for corn growers to let the Environmental Protection Agency know about the value of E15. Learn more from MCGA chairman Kirby Hettver.
Published April 17, 2019Corn Matters is a weekly update from Minnesota Corn Growers Association. Ratification of trade agreements continues to be top-of-mind for corn growers. Hear more from MCGA President Brian Thalmann, who participated in a roundtable prior to President Donald Trump's visit.
Published April 15, 2019The deadline to pass spending bills in the Minnesota legislature has passed. When session resumes after Easter, Minnesota Corn Growers Association Senior Public Policy Director Amanda Bilek the transportation bill will be contentious. "The gas tax is only included in…
Published April 10, 2019Corn Matters is a weekly update from Minnesota Corn Growers Association. Corn growers continue to push for year-round sales of E15. Hear more about how producers can support that effort from MCGA President Brian Thalmann.