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Warrior Training – Farming 101 and Beyond

Corn Warriors has started something very exciting this year! We launched an educational portal for farmers like nothing that has ever existed. Sign up for online education, field reports, and updates from ALL the Corn Warriors and The Podfathers. Get access to in-person growers meetings with your favorite...

Kevin Kalb Again at the Top in Corn Yield Contest

The 54th National Corn Yield Contest is the National Corn Growers Association’s most popular member program, and it sure is a favorite for Kevin Kalb from Dubois, Indiana. He is a national winner again, and this year it was a family affair with both his wife...

New app allows you to adjust your Deere from your desk

By: Justin Roberts  Nov 26, 2018 John Deere, as ever, is pressing ahead with the application of digital technology to daily farm operations. Its latest endeavour is known as ‘MyOperations’ and comes as a free app for smartphones. This download allows users to see machine and field data remotely –...

NCGA Meets with Agribusiness to Discuss Issues

National Corn Growers Association officers, senior staff and high-level representatives from agribusiness stakeholder groups gathered last week in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. for the biannual NCGA Agri-Industry Council meeting. Over three days, the representatives of 11 leading agribusinesses discussed vital issues facing agriculture, shared information on...

Yield contest champs: How’d they do that again?

BALTIC, S.D. — Meet Eric Watson, a Guinness World Record holder for winter wheat yield. Watson achieved a whopping 247 bushels per acre (16.79 metric tons per hectare), and was one of more than 20 national and international yield winners attending the Ag PhD field day...