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Kansas to Harvest Second Largest Corn Crop

Kansas to Harvest Second Largest Corn Crop

09-13-2017

The September crop estimates from NASS/USDA predict Kansas corn production for 2017 at 556 million bushels, slightly below the record 2016 crop. The report estimates Kansas corn yield will be 133 ...

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Kansas Corn Applauds Tyson Announcement of Poultry Complex in Eastern Kansas

Kansas Corn Applauds Tyson Announcement of Poultry Complex in Eastern Kansas

Strong demand for chicken and strong Kansas feed grain production prompted Tyson Foods to move forward with plans to build a $320 million poultry complex in eastern Kansas. The Kansas Corn ...

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Kansas Corn Listening Tour Making Six Stops in August

Kansas Corn Listening Tour Making Six Stops in August

08-07-2017

Kansas Corn’s District Listening Tour is making six stops this month in Hutchinson, Towanda, Atchison, Atwood, Scott City and Ellsworth. This is the second year for the listening tour that ...

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Corn Congress Insights–Farmers Make a Difference in DC

Corn Congress Insights–Farmers Make a Difference in DC

07-27-2017

Commentary by Ken McCauley, KCGA President Trade, Farm Bill, ethanol, regulatory relief and infrastructure were the hot topics at this summer’s Corn Congress in Washington DC. I was part of a ...

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Kansas Corn Crop Pegged at 5.3 Million Acres

Kansas Corn Crop Pegged at 5.3 Million Acres

06-30-2017

Kansas Corn Crop Pegged at 5.3 Million Acres According to the USDA/NASS acreage report released today, Kansas farmers have planted 5.3 million acres of corn, up 4% from 4.92 million acres in ...

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Ride-A-Long with Orrin Holle

Ride-A-Long with Orrin Holle

06-17-2017

Western Kansas Corn Crew Representative, Kaitlin Donovan caught up with northwest Kansas corn farmer, Orrin Holle at the beginning of June. While riding along in the sprayer, the two talked about ...

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Kansas Corn Statement on the President’s Proposed Budget

Kansas Corn Statement on the President’s Proposed Budget

05-23-2017

Kansas Corn Growers Association President Ken McCauley, White Cloud, expressed dismay at the president’s detailed proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2018 which was released today. “The ...

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Kansas Corn Welcomes Higher Ethanol Blends at Three New Casey’s Locations

Kansas Corn Welcomes Higher Ethanol Blends at Three New Casey’s Locations

05-03-2017

April 26, 2017–Three new Casey’s General Store locations have opened in Kansas offer higher ethanol blends of E15 and E85, according to the Kansas Corn Commission. Today, ...

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Ken McCauley Is Second Kansas Corn Leader to Receive Dillingham Honor

Ken McCauley Is Second Kansas Corn Leader to Receive Dillingham Honor

03-22-2017

White Cloud farmer Ken McCauley, received the Jay B. Dillingham Award for Agricultural Leadership and Excellence, becoming the second Kansas Corn leader to earn the honor. McCauley, who is ...

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2016 USDA/NASS Crop Production Numbers Show Record Kansas Corn Crop

2016 USDA/NASS Crop Production Numbers Show Record Kansas Corn Crop

01-12-2017

USDA/NASS released the Annual Crop Production Report today, showing some record crops and record grain stocks in Kansas. KANSAS CORN Record Crop–In 2016, Kansas corn farmers produced 699 ...

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