Inside Colorado Corn with Dave Cure & Kim Reddin…
BRIGGSDALE, CO – May 30, 2019 – Joininig the Colorado Ag News Network and FarmCast Radio inside The BARN is Stratton CO Corn Farmer Dave Cure, CCGA Public Policy Chair, Director 6 (Cheyenne, Kit Carson, Washington Counties) & CO Corn Communications Director Kim Reddin discussing numerous issues pertinent to the corn industry in the nation and more importantly to those here in Colorado, including:
- Market Facilitation Program for 2019 *Preliminary Info – Suubject to Change*
- Ethanol Update – EU lifts Duty on U.S. Ethanol, The Renewable Fuel Standard Integrity Act of 2019 & Year-round E-15 announcement expected soon.
- Farm Bill Signup reminder – ARC/PLC choice for 2019-2020 should be in late Sept/early Oct.; Silveus – Sponsor of CCGA has a financial tool – coming to you this summer via CCGA in our District Visits, to be announced soon; Partner organization SWCA will have guidelines and we/CCGA will make these available later this summer & Other Sign-Ups and Deadlines
- Final thoughts
COLORADO CORN, BASED IN GREELEY, IS MADE UP OF THE COLORADO CORN ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE AND THE COLORADO CORN GROWERS ASSOCIATION. THE COLORADO CORN ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE (CCAC) OVERSEES HOW COLORADO’S CORN CHECK-OFF DOLLARS (ONE PENNY PER BUSHEL OF GRAIN CORN PRODUCED IN COLORADO) ARE INVESTED IN RESEARCH, MARKET DEVELOPMENT, OUTREACH AND OTHER VARIOUS ENDEAVORS. THE COLORADO CORN GROWERS ASSOCIATION (CCGA) IS COMPRISED OF DUES-PAYING MEMBERS WHO ARE POLITICALLY ACTIVE, FOCUSING ON POLICY THAT IMPACTS CORN PRODUCERS AND AGRICULTURE IN GENERAL. LEARN MORE ABOUT THE WORK OF THE TWO ORGANIZATIONS AT WWW.COLORADOCORN.COM.