Jennifer Sharkey Joins NCGA as Membership Operations Manager

The National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) announced today the hiring of Jennifer Sharkey as Membership Operations Manager. In this role, Sharkey will be responsible for implementing and administering NCGA’s Customer Relationship Management System and will play a key role in membership recruitment and retention strategy. Jenn brings over 16 years of experience in association membership, chapter management, and …

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Biofuel, Farm, Fuel Marketer Groups Urge Fairness in Tailpipe Emissions Standards

America’s farmers, fuel marketers and retailers, and renewable fuel producers today called on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to adopt a market-oriented, technology-neutral approach to transportation decarbonization in its upcoming final tailpipe emissions standards for 2027-2032 light- and medium-duty vehicles.     In a letter to EPA Administrator Michael Regan, seven national associations representing the full spectrum of the …

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Nicole Hasheider Tapped to Lead NCGA’s Marketing and Communications Program

Nicole Hasheider has been selected as the vice president of Marketing and Communications at the National Corn Growers Association. She will begin her new role on Monday. NCGA CEO Neil Caskey said Hasheider will help deliver on his vision for the organization. “I am thrilled that Nicole is assuming this leadership role, which is critically …

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NCGA Supports New Legislation that Would Level the Playing Field for Ethanol

Legislation was introduced today in the U.S. House of Representatives that would remove an outdated provision from the Renewable Fuels Standard that prevents corn ethanol from being categorized as an advanced biofuel. The legislation recognizes the progress made in cutting the carbon intensity of ethanol since the RFS was enacted. The bill, introduced by Rep. …

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NCGA Joins Effort to Protect Crop Insurance as a Critical Risk Management Tool

The National Corn Growers Association joined over 60 groups in sending letters to key decision makers in the Biden administration and Congress opposing cuts to the federal crop insurance program during the upcoming fiscal year 2024 budget and appropriations processes.  “The last several years have brought an onslaught of uncertainty for America’s farmers and ranchers …

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NCGA Elves Have Checked It Twice: 2022’s #NCGANiceList

Our hard-working elves in the Department of Corn-Related Christmas Affairs (DCRCA) have released the very certified, most official and doubly cross-checked the NCGA Nice Listof 2022: 

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