Release Date: 9/12/2016
The Corn Marketing Program of Michigan (CMPM) has completed its final yield checks across the state as part of this year’s Between the Rows Tour. CMPM staff conducted more than 325 yield checks across the state and the final weighted statewide average is 156 bushels per acre (bu/ac). Last year, CMPM found a statewide average of 170 bu/ac.
Release Date: 6/23/2016
Today, Senate Agriculture Chairman Pat Roberts (R – Kansas) and ranking Democrat Debbie Stabenow (D – Michigan) announced a landmark deal that would create a national standard for labeling of GMO foods. The following is a statement from Michigan Corn Growers Association Executive Director Jim Zook.
Release Date: 5/25/2016
The Corn Marketing Program of Michigan today reminded drivers that they can save money at the pump and help combat Michigan’s energy emergency by using more flex fuel when then fill up for this Memorial Day weekend travel.
Release Date: 3/31/2016
A recent study by the University of Michigan seems more focused on drawing notoriety for its authors and the fringe groups promoting it than contributing to a productive water quality discussion.
Release Date: 12/17/2015
The Agricultural Leaders of Michigan (ALM) today urged members of Michigan’s U.S. House delegation to support passage of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, noting in a letter to lawmakers (attached) that the bill contains a wide range of provisions to benefit Michigan agriculture and prevent roadblocks to continued progress.
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