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Bipartisanship Allows Policymakers to Make Positive Impacts

Brooke S. Appleton

February 24th, 2022  |  Today's News |  ICGA |  Legislation & Regulation

When John Enns climbed up on his rye wicker on a beautiful day in 2004, he was looking forward to spending time in the field. Excited about riding his recently purchased equipment, he didn’t know...


Senator Duckworth Sets the Senate Record Straight on Ethanol

Lindsay Mitchell

February 17th, 2022  |  Today's News |  ICGA |  Ethanol |  Legislation & Regulation

During yesterday’s U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works hearing, Senator Tammy Duckworth coordinated with Senators Ernst and Stabenow to set the record straight on the benefits of...


Nayak Farms | A farm based on innovation and giving

Tara Desmond

February 17th, 2022  |  Today's News |  ICGA |  Conservation

I got the chance to catch one of the founders of Nayak Farms, Dr. Nayak, and was extremely impressed by their mission and how they’re helping Illinois.  Here’s a brief summary of what I...


Illinois Farmers Win NCGA Photo Contests

Tara Desmond

February 10th, 2022  |  Today's News |  ICGA |  ICMB

The grand prize winner of the National Corn Growers Association(NCGA) 2021 photo contest is Todd Wachtel from Altamont, IL.  NCGA does this contest every spring and gives out 26 prizes with...


Letter to IL Corn Growers about Fertilizer Prices

Marty Marr

February 3rd, 2022  |  Today's News |  ICGA |  Legislation & Regulation

Dear Illinois Corn Growers Association Members:   Farmers all over the state have struggled with fertilizer prices and availability this fall and winter.  On our farm, we fall-applied anhydrous...


Welcome New Precision Conservation Management Director

Tara Desmond

February 2nd, 2022  |  Today's News |  ICGA |  ICMB |  Conservation

IL Corn welcomes Greg Goodwin to the Precision Conservation Management (PCM) team as the Director. We're excited for Greg to join the PCM team. Greg has an extensive background in helping farmers...