Thousands of Corn Farmers Across the Country Caution Biden Administration Against Solely Focusing on Electric Vehicles at Expense of Biofuels in Climate Fight

Thousands of Corn Farmers Across the Country Caution Biden Administration Against Solely Focusing on Electric Vehicles at Expense of Biofuels in Climate Fight

(February 7, 2024) – A letter signed by 3,466 farmers from across the country, including 62 from Kentucky, was sent to President Biden today expressing concern that his administration is taking a short-sighted approach to addressing climate change by prioritizing the...
Like the Year Before It, 2024 Will Be Filled with Challenges and Opportunities as We Advocate for Corn Grower Priorities

Like the Year Before It, 2024 Will Be Filled with Challenges and Opportunities as We Advocate for Corn Grower Priorities

By Brooke S. Appleton, Vice President of Public Policy at the National Corn Growers AssociationThe new year offers many opportunities on the policy front, and my staff and I will spend the year building on the successes of corn grower advocates from 2023. Last year,...
Vietnamese Delegation Gets First-Hand Look at Kentucky Bioethanol Production

Vietnamese Delegation Gets First-Hand Look at Kentucky Bioethanol Production

Following the U.S. Grains Council’s (USGC’s) Global Ethanol Summit (GES), held Oct. 16-18, 11 groups of attendees dispersed to ethanol-producing states around the country where they spent the next few days viewing the biofuel value chain firsthand before heading back...
Ethanol Importers from Vietnam to Visit U.S. Production Facilities in Kentucky and Tennessee in Support of Global Ethanol Summit

Ethanol Importers from Vietnam to Visit U.S. Production Facilities in Kentucky and Tennessee in Support of Global Ethanol Summit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (EASTWOOD, KENTUCKY) — A 16-member team of government officials and bioethanol importers from Vietnam will be in Kentucky and Tennessee on Oct. 18-21 to get a firsthand look at domestic ethanol production and real-world applications. This...
NCGA Responds to EPA’s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) Comments on Ethanol

NCGA Responds to EPA’s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) Comments on Ethanol

In a letter to the EPA administrator, Neil Caskey, CEO of the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA), responds to the Scientific Advisory Board’s (SAB) draft commentary regarding the “Volume Requirements for 2023 and Beyond Under the Renewable Fuel...
Corn Grower Leaders to EPA: Maintaining Consumer Access to E15 Increases Fuel Supply

Corn Grower Leaders to EPA: Maintaining Consumer Access to E15 Increases Fuel Supply

Kentucky Corn Growers Association joined 13 states, and the National Corn Growers Association in a letter to the Environmental Protection Agency requesting an emergency waiver to keep E15 available for Americans this summer. The president of the National...