Corn and soy leaders fear WHO statement will create unnecessary fear

American Soybean Association (ASA) Chairman Ray Gaesser and National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) President Chip Bowling issued a joint statement Wednesday, expressing concern that a pending announcement from the U.N. World Health Organization's International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) about two widely used herbicides will lead to more confusion and concern. Read More »

Wheat Growers earn yield honors at competition

Five member-owners of Wheat Growers recently earned honors at corn, sorghum, and soybean competitions in North and South Dakota. The producers had more yields that the national averages. Quandt Bros. of Oakes, North Dakota, was one of the winners of the National Corn Growers Association Yield Contest. They earned second place with 230.2315 bushels per acre in the No-Till/Strip-Till Non-Irrigated category. Read More »