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Kansas Corn Wraps Up First of Two Seed to STEM Teacher Workshops

Kansas Corn Wraps Up First of Two Seed to STEM Teacher Workshops

06-21-2018

Forty Kansas middle school and high school science teachers were in Ottawa this week to participate in Kansas Corn’s Seed to STEM science workshops. In its third year, the Seed to STEM Program ...

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Kansas Corn Growers Association Statement on House Farm Bill Passage

Kansas Corn Growers Association Statement on House Farm Bill Passage

6-21-18–The Kansas Corn Growers Association was pleased to see all four Kansas representatives voting in favor of H.R.2, the Farm Bill today. The U.S. House of Representative passed the ...

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A Grad Student Perspective with a Corn Industry Twist

A Grad Student Perspective with a Corn Industry Twist

Guest Blog by Billy Brown, 2018 Next Generation Scholarship Winner June is dairy month – have you consumed your <insert favorite dairy product here> yet?  Not only do dairy products help ...

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Because I Was Raised By A Farmer…

Because I Was Raised By A Farmer…

06-15-2018

Blog post written by Kaitlin Donovan. Give a girl the right pair of shoes and she can conquer the world. Give a young girl corn and a cow to feed it to and you’ve created a love she will hold on ...

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EPA Administrator Gets an Earful from Kansas Corn Farmers on Ethanol

EPA Administrator Gets an Earful from Kansas Corn Farmers on Ethanol

06-12-2018

Kansas corn and ethanol leaders told Administrator Scott Pruitt that his efforts to undermine the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) are helping Big Oil while hurting rural America. Administrator ...

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June 11: Kansas Corn Emergence at 96%

June 11: Kansas Corn Emergence at 96%

06-11-2018

The June 11 Kansas Ag Statistics Service Crop Progress Report showed that Kansas corn planting is complete. Corn emerged was 96  percent, ahead of 86 last year and the 90 average. Corn condition ...

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Kansas Corn Announces State Corn Yield Contest

Kansas Corn Announces State Corn Yield Contest

06-09-2018

Kansas Corn is accepting entries into the 2018 Kansas Corn Yield Contest. In its first year, the state-level corn yield contest is sponsored by Kansas Corn and K-State Research and Extension. The ...

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Kansas Corn on Tariffs on Mexico, Canada and the E.U.

Kansas Corn on Tariffs on Mexico, Canada and the E.U.

06-04-2018

June 1, 2018– New tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Mexico, Canada and the EU are creating much concern for Kansas Corn growers.  KCGA President Ken McCauley, White Cloud, ...

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High Tech Track Meets, Farmers and Trade Teams

High Tech Track Meets, Farmers and Trade Teams

05-31-2018

Last week, I marveled over the technology I witnessed at the state track meet, the technical discussions of a trade team and the technology we use on our Kansas corn farms throughout the year. ...

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Volunteer Corn Poses Threat to This Year’s Yields

Volunteer Corn Poses Threat to This Year’s Yields

05-22-2018

We have received calls from concerned farmers about volunteer corn and how to control it. While corn is technically a crop and not a weed, volunteer corn can possibly do more harm to your yields ...

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