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COVER CROP EVENT NEXT WEEK - 2014-10-31
Jennifer Tirey, the executive director of the Illinois Council on Best Management Practices, provides this report on what you can expect to see and learn at the November 4 cover crop event in Mclean County.
A LOOK AHEAD TO COMMODITY CONFERENCE - 2014-10-24
Project Coordinator Lindsay Mitchell discusses the upcoming Commodity Conference.
ELECTION TIME UPDATE - 2014-10-22
RECORD CORN HARVEST AND RAIL AVAILABILITY - 2014-10-16
Hear from a USDA economist and IL Corn's Phil Thornton about the harvest delay and record corn crop.
CONGRESSWOMAN DUCKWORTH'S OFFICE SPEAKS AT ETHANOL HEARING - 2014-10-07
More than 100 people listened to a briefing by the Environmental Energy Study Institute (EESI) earlier this week in Washington, DC. The topic of the briefing was cellulosic ethanol and the role the Renewable Fuel Standard plays in that industry. Illinois Corn has assisted EESI in putting together a series of briefings to update Washington, DC, insiders on what's going on in the ethanol industry.
Chicago Radio spot promoting ethanol - 2014-07-18
REGS COMING YOUR WAY - 2014-03-14
Mike Plumer, a consultant that works with ICMB, gives us a rundown on the potential for Chesapeake Bay style regulations coming to every farm in Illinois
ICGA PRESIDENT SUMMARIZES 2014 CORN CONGRESS - 2014-03-03
In this audio update, courtesy of Mike Perrine of MP Ag Radio, Inc., Illinois Corn Growers Association President Gary Hudson discusses ICGA priorities. Illinois corn farmers gathered at the 2014 Commodity Classic and attended the NCGA Corn Congress to develop grassroots policy
EPA PROPOSED RULE WOULD KILL $10 BILLION IN FARM INCOME - 2014-01-06
AUDIO UPDATE ON NUTRIENT RESEARCH AND EDUCATION COUNCIL - 2013-08-23
ICGA vice-president, Gary Hudson, discusses NREC, the Nutrient Research and Education Council. Hudson serves as the Chairman of NREC in addition to his role at ICGA.
ILLINOIS CORN LEADERS HOST CONGRESSIONAL STAFF - 2013-08-16
In this audio update from Illinois Corn, you'll hear more about what Congressional staffers learned when they visited the farm of Paul and Donna Jeschke in Mazon, IL. Paul is a director on the Illinois Corn Marketing Board. The Congressional Staff Tour is an educational event designed to provide a casual setting for staffers to learn more about Illinois farmers and the way you farm.
GRAINS COUNCIL UPDATE WITH KENT KLEINSCHMIDT - 2013-08-02
YOU GROW IT YOU USE IT AS E-85 BECOMES A BARGAIN - 2013-07-26
Dave Loos, Director of Technology and Business Development reflects on a Congressional hearing regarding the Renewable Fuel Standard, the good work of Congressman Rush and Congressman Shimkus, and on the assertion that Illinois corn farmers should be using E-85 FlexFuel in their flex-fuel vehicles. "We're encouraging all the growers out there that have flexible fuel vehicles, You Grow It-You Use It. E-85 is going to be a great bargain this fall," Loos said.
FARM BILL UPDATE WITH PAUL TAYLOR - 2013-07-25
WRDA UPDATE - 2013-05-09
ICGA Field Services Director Jim Tarmann gives us an update on what's going on and encourages phone calls to Senator Dick Durbin and Senator Mark Kirk.
BIG OIL INTERESTS BLOCKING E-15 - 2013-04-23
Dave Loos, Illinois Corn Growers Association Business Development and Technology Director, gives us an update on legislation that would incentivize the use of E-15 in our state.
JEAN PAYNE ON WEST FERTILIZER EXPLOSION - 2013-04-19
In this audio update with Jean Payne, President of the Illinois Fertilizer and Chemical Association, you'll hear more about the regulations regarding fertilizer storage
CUTTING THROUGH THE BUNK ON THE 'MONSANTO PROTECTION ACT' - 2013-04-03
This audio report is made available courtesy of DeAnna Thomas, AgriBusiness Director for WMBD/WIRL Radio in Peoria, IL. It features IL Corn's Communications Director Tricia Braid.
PROSPECTIVE PLANTINGS REPORT - 2013-03-28
Phil Thornton, Value Enhanced Project Director, discusses the USDA March Propective Plantings Report.
AG LEGISLATIVE DAY - 2013-03-15
ICGA VP Gary Hudson talks to NASCAR Driver Kenny Wallace about E15
Hudson 1 - 2013-03-14
Hudson 2 - 2013-03-14
Hudson 3 - 2013-03-14
Gary Hudson E15 Press Conference - 2013-03-14
Lung Association Angela Tin E-15 Press Conference - 2013-03-14
Kenny Wallace E-15 Press Conference - 2013-03-14
Wallace 1 - 2013-03-14
Wallace 2 - 2013-03-14
Story Wrap E-15 Press Conference - 2013-03-14
Script for WRAP Story E-15 Press Conference - 2013-03-14
AG OUTLOOK AND ETHANOL DEMAND - 2013-02-22
Illinois Corn's Dave Loos talks about why increasing ethanol demand is important to head-off an impending demand problem later this Fall.
CORN MOVEMENT CHANGING ON EAST COAST - 2013-02-15
Listen to Phil Thornton share information he learned about corn markets at a meeting this week of the U.S. Grains Council (USGC).
ETHANOL LEGISLATION UNDER ATTACK - 2013-02-01
Listen for an update on the status of ethanol legislation in Illinois. Illinois Corn Growers Association is working hard to pass legislation that supports the introduction of E-15 into the marketplace. Dave Loos, Director of Technology and Business Development, explains the situation.
ICGA STATEMENT ON FARM BILL EXTENSION - 2013-01-02
Paul Taylor on the Farm Bill
MISSISSIPPI RIVER UPDATE - 2012-12-21
Illinois Lt. Governor Sheila Simon and her thoughts regarding the Mississippi River issues.
PHIL THORNTON ON MISSISSIPPI RIVER - 2012-12-14
Phil Thornton provides current information on the river and basis levels and export markets.
WEINZIERL'S MISSISSIPPI RIVER UPDATE - 2012-12-07
For the latest information on the water level issue on the Mississippi River, click here to hear an audio update from Rodney Weinzierl, IL Corn's Executive Director. Weinzierl discusses both the Missouri River water releases and the rock pinnacles at Thebes in this report.
CORN CHECKOFF SUPPORTING LIVESTOCK INDUSTRY GROWTH - 2012-11-12
In this report, Kent Kleinschmidt, Illinois Corn Marketing Board Chairman, recaps a recent meeting of the U.S. Meat Export Federation.
PHIL THORNTON DISCUSSING CHANGES IN CORN MOVEMENT DUE TO DROUGHT - 2012-11-02
FIELD SERVICES DIRECTOR JIM TARMANN FILLS US IN ON NEWS REGARDING OUR WATERWAYS - 2012-10-26
HOLD CONGRESS ACCOUNTABLE FOR FARM BILL - 2012-10-17
PHIL THORNTON ON MAP21 - 2012-10-12
PORK POWER DONATION - 2012-09-28
CALLS FROM THE COMBINE - 2012-09-19
DAVE LOOS EXPLAINS LEGISLATIVE EVENT AT CHICAGOLAND SPEEDWAY - 2012-08-31
ETHANOL ADDS VALUABLE OCTANE TO GASOLINE - 2012-08-24
DAVE LOOS ON ETHANOL NEWS - 2012-08-17
CROP REPORT REFOCUSES SPOTLIGHT ON THE NECESSITY OF CROP INSURANCE - 2012-08-10
DAVE LOOS ON ETHANOL AND GAS PRICES - 2012-05-04
CORN USE TRENDS SHOW ILLINOIS ONE OF THE LEADING ETHANOL EXPORTERS - 2012-04-13
E-15 CLOSER TO A GAS PUMP NEAR YOU - DAVE LOOS - 2012-03-23
Eric Johnson from IBA on "Pink Slime" - 2012-03-09
FARMER, JOHN KIEFNER, TESTIFIES IN SUPPORT OF CHECKOFF RATE - 2012-02-27
SOCIAL MEDIA PROVIDES OUTREACH FOR CORN FARMERS - 2011-12-23
Corn Checkoff Brings Ethanol Blender Pumps to Chicago - 2011-11-11
USGC Meeting Rundown - 2011-07-29
Ag Week at the Corn Crib - 2011-07-15
Rod Weinzierl on Senate VEETC Compromise - 2011-07-08
Jim Reed on Weather Impacts on Farming - 2011-05-04
Jim Reed on Policy Issues - 2011-05-04
Jeff Nalley with Kenny Wallace from Commodity Classic - 2011-03-09
Jeff Nalley with Garry Niemeyer at Commodity Classic - 2011-03-09
Post Commodity Classic with Jim Reid - 2011-03-09
Post Commodity Classic with Garry Niemeyer - 2011-03-09
Jim Stiman Water Control Section Chief - 2011-02-11
Blame Ethanol for Problems in Egypt? - 2011-02-04
NCGA Pioneer Social Media Webinar - 2011-01-20
Chinese DDGS Dumping Case - 2011-01-07
Senator Durbin on Cromwell Ag Radio - 2010-11-24
Illinois Corn Farmers Partner with Kenny Wallace - 2010-10-15
John & Sue Adams on WILL Radio - 2010-09-29
IL Radio Network interview with Tricia Brain on CRA's name change - 2010-09-22
Tim Lenz Reporting from Washington D.C. Part 1 - 2010-03-22
Tim Lenz - Part 2 - 2010-03-22
Jeff Scates on Crop Insurance - 2010-03-22
Jeff Nalle interviews ICGA President Tim Lenz, part 2 - 2010-02-23
Jeff Nalle interviews ICGA President Tim Lenz, part 1 - 2010-02-23
Panama Mission part II by Phil Thornton - 2010-02-05
ICGA Director Eric Kunzeman provides highlights of New Orleans/Panama - 2010-02-01
Reminders for the upcoming board meetings! - 2010-01-15
Phil Thornton discusses a recent Chinese Trade Team Visit - 2010-01-12
AG OUTLOOK AND ETHANOL DEMAND
Dave Loos talking about why increasing ethanol demand is important to head-off an impending demand problem later this Fall. With the USDA reporting an expected average corn price down 33% for the 2013-14 marketing year, securing demand is as important as ever. You can listen to this audio report on your smart phone, your tablet device, or from your home computer.
AG OUTLOOK AND ETHANOL DEMAND
Dave Loos talking about why increasing ethanol demand is important to head-off an impending demand problem later this Fall. With the USDA reporting an expected average corn price down 33% for the 2013-14 marketing year, securing demand is as important as ever. You can listen to this audio report on your smart phone, your tablet device, or from your home computer
AG OUTLOOK AND ETHANOL DEMAND
Dave Loos talks about why increasing ethanol demand is important to head-off an impending demand problem later this Fall.
AG OUTLOOK AND ETHANOL DEMAND
Dave Loos talks about why increasing ethanol demand is important to head-off an impending demand problem later this Fall.
AG OUTLOOK AND ETHANOL DEMAND
ILLINOIS ETHANOL LEGISLATION UNDER ATTACK
Illinois Corn's Dave Loos talks about why increasing ethanol demand is important to head-off an impending demand problem later this Fall
AG OUTLOOK AND ETHANOL DEMAND
Illinois Corn's Dave Loos talking about why increasing ethanol demand is important to head-off an impending demand problem later this Fall
JEAN PAYNE ON WEST FERTILIZER EXPLOSION
JEAN PAYNE ON WEST FERTILIZER EXPLOSION
In this audio update with Jean Payne, President of the Illinois Fertilizer and Chemical Association, you'll hear more about the regulations regarding fertilizer storage
RFS and YOU GROW IT, YOU USE IT
Dave Loos reflects on a Congressional hearing regarding the Renewable Fuel Standard, the good work of Congressman Rush and Congressman Shimkus, and on the assertion that Illinois corn farmers should be using E-85 FlexFuel in their flex-fuel vehicles.
RFS and YOU GROW IT YOU USE IT CAMPAIGN
July 26--YOU GROW IT YOU USE IT AS E-85 BECOMES A BARGAIN Dave Loos reflects on a Congressional hearing regarding the Renewable Fuel Standard, the good work of Congressman Rush and Congressman Shimkus, and on the assertion that Illinois corn farmers should be using E-85 FlexFuel in their flex-fuel vehicles.
DAVE LOOS ON RFS HEARINGS
A LOOK AHEAD TO COMMODITY CONFERENCE
Project Coordinator Lindsay Mitchell discusses the upcoming Commodity Conference.
 
 
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