Farmers douse DC with the Facts

- Providing honest answers with sound science backing might not be the norm in Washington D.C., but it’s what the Corn Farmers Coalition brings to the capitol for the third year in row.  The Corn Farmers Coalition is an alliance between the National Corn Growers Association and 14 state organizations which seek to educate policy-makers in […]

South Dakota Well Represented on National Corn Committees

- Six South Dakota Corn board directors will represent growers through various National Corn Grower Association committees and action teams. The new committees start on October 1 of this year. Those board directors include: Jim Burg, Wesington Springs, SD: Production and Stewardship Action Team Walt Bones, Chancellor, SD: Public Policy Action Team Keith Alverson, Chester, SD: […]

Recognizing Hurley Farmer and NCGA President, Darrin Ihnen

- Darrin Ihnen was born and raised on a family farm in rural Hurley, South Dakota. Agriculture is just something that has always been important in Darrin’s life. “Darrin showed interest in farming when he was in FFA in school. He had livestock out here He had hogs and did some farrowing and he did other […]