2018 beef and pork exports will use a combined total of 14.9 million tons of corn and DDGS, which equates to an additional 459.7 million bushels of corn produced – an increase of 29 percent over the 2015 projections.
This year marks 54 years of the National Corn Yield Contest—NCGA’s most popular program for members. The 18 winners were selected from six different production categories and averaged more than 349 bu. per acre.
U.S. District Court Judge John W. Lungstrum recently approved Syngenta’s $1.51 billion settlement regarding MIR162—Agrisure Viptera. This settlement ends years of litigation between farmers and the company.