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Kansas Corn Commission Takes Mechanics to Ethanol-Powered NASCAR Race
 

Kansas Corn Commission Takes Mechanics to Ethanol-Powered NASCAR Race

The Kansas Corn Commission hosted forty northeast Kansas auto mechanics at the Hollywood Casino 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Sunday at Kansas Speedway. “All NASCAR race vehicles have raced on E15, 15 percent ethanol fuel since the 2011—that’s over 6 million miles of racing on E15,” according to Kansas Corn Commission CEO Greg Krissek. “This [...]

Kansas Corn Commission Takes Mechanics to Ethanol-Powered NASCAR Race

The Kansas Corn Commission hosted forty northeast Kansas auto mechanics at the Hollywood Casino 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Sunday at Kansas Speedway. “All NASCAR race vehicles have raced on E15, 15 percent ethanol fuel since the 2011—that’s over 6 million miles of racing on E15,” according to Kansas Corn Commission CEO Greg Krissek. “This [...]

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Kansas Corn Crop Estimated to Be Third Largest

Here is an infographic illustrating the August crop estimate for Kansas corn.  

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Kansas Corn Commission, Association to Meet Aug. 20-22 in Wichita

The Kansas Corn Commission and Kansas Corn Growers Association will meet August 20-22 at the Drury Plaza Hotel, 400 West Douglas in Wichita. The meeting will begin at noon on August 20. The Commission will hear cooperator funding presentations on Thursday, August 21 and the group will tour the Aquifer Storage and Recovery Project at [...]

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Rossville Tall Corn Winner Measured at Over 18 Feet

Tall corn could certainly be found at the Rossville Tall Corn Festival in Rossville, Kansas Friday night. Casey Perkins, Topeka, won the Tall Corn Contest with a garden-grown stalk that measured 18 feet, two inches. Perkins also won in 2013 and 2012. Jacob Gentry of Rossville won the youth division with a stalk grown on [...]

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Kansas Ag, Ethanol Groups Disappointed Huelskamp Remains Cosponsor of Bill that Would Repeal RFS

Joint News Release Kansas Corn Growers Association  - Kansas Farm Bureau  -  Kansas Association of Ethanol Processors  - Kansas Grain Sorghum Producers Association July 29, 2014 Representative Tim Huelskamp remains a cosponsor of a bill that calls for the repeal of the Renewable Fuels Standard, a key program that gives ethanol producers access to sell their product [...]

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Kansas Ag Alliance Asks State Leaders to Oppose EPA Water Plan

June 17, 2014–Groups belonging to the Kansas Agricultural Alliance (KAA) are calling on the state’s congressional delegation, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt to join forces against a federal proposal that would place additional burdens on farmers, ranchers and rural businesses. The proposed waters of the U.S. rule, according to KAA [...]

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Retired KS Corn Exec Honored with Dillingham Award

Retired Kansas Corn Growers Association Executive Jere White was honored today with the Jay B. Dillingham Award for Agricultural Leadership and Excellence, presented by the Agricultural Business Council of Kansas City. White, who retired early this year represented corn and grain sorghum growers for over 25 years. He had served as Executive Director of the [...]

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Kansas Grain Sorghum Association, Commission Join in Agreement. KS Corn and Sorghum will continue to work together on shared issues.

May 1, 2014–The Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission (KGSC) and the Kansas Grain Sorghum Producers Association (KGSPA) have joined into a cooperative agreement that will allow the two organizations to share office space and staff. The KGSPA has shared staff and office space with the Kansas Corn Growers Association for several years. “Corn and sorghum are [...]

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Kansas Corn Growers Support Congressman Pompeo’s GMO Labeling Bill

Kansas Corn Growers Support Congressman Pompeo’s GMO Labeling Bill April 9, 2014– The Kansas Corn Growers Association (KGCA) announced its support Kansas 4th District Congressman Mike Pompeo’s bill introduced today that would place GMO food safety and labeling regulation under the authority of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). “The Safe and Accurate Food Labeling [...]

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Kansas Growers Urged to “Know Before You Grow” this Planting Season

It is corn planting season in Kansas and the Kansas Corn Commission is again reminding growers to “Know Before You Grow.” Through the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) website growers can view information on the release of new seed varieties, policy stances, biotech traits and grower agreements. The site, “Know Before Your Grow,” is designed [...]

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