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Science Confirms – You Really Should Eat Your Brassica

Dan Field & Row Crops, Industry News Release 12 Comments

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists have determined your Mom was right. You should eat your Brussel sprouts, kale, cabbage and 27 additional varieties of Brassica microgreens. That declaration comes following the identification of phytochemicals, vitamins and minerals in all members of the Brassica family that are important to our health.

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Voice of Corn Farmers Amplified at NAFB

Dan Corn, Industry News Release 2 Comments

If you are hearing a lot of news and information from the National Corn Growers Association on your local radio station this week, it is no accident. The 73rd National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB) Convention wrapped up this weekend where more than 650 attendees gathered, including hundreds of farm broadcasters.

Beet Curly Top Virus Update

Dan Field & Row Crops, Industry News Release 4 Comments

Program-wide Notice Beet leafhopper counts remained very low throughout the fall. Counts typically increase as fallow fields are disked and grazed, however, BLH populations did not increase and were still low and scattered by the end of October. There were a total of seventy-one (71) host plant samples collected and sent for virus analysis in August. Only nine (9) of …

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NCGA: Scholarship Opportunities to Young Farmers

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As the National FFA Convention begins in Indianapolis, the National Corn Growers Association invites attendees to visit them at booth 1755 to learn more about scholarship opportunities and take grassroots action on the important issues facing farmers. With opportunities to voice support for the Trans Pacific Partnership and to grab a photo with Captain Cornelius, NCGA representatives will be on hand …