Recent News

November 27, 2013

The Colorado Corn Growers Association’s Public Policy Chair Rick Palkowitsh of Burlington urged farmers, environmentalists, sustainability-conscious consumers, and anyone concerned about our nation’s energy future to raise their voices and be heard in opposition to the recent proposal from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to radically reduce Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) levels for 2014.

November 25, 2013

The ninth annual Colorado Ag Classic will be held December 11-12 at the Embassy Suites in Loveland, CO. The Colorado Ag Classic is the joint convention of the Colorado Association of Wheat Growers (CAWG), the Colorado Corn Growers Association (CCGA), Colorado Sunflower Administrative Committee (CSAC) and the Colorado Seed Growers Association (CSGA).

The convention will begin on the afternoon of December 11, with a Legislative Townhall where attendees can discuss political topics affecting agriculture with legislators who influence our industry at the state capitol. 

November 22, 2013

Coloardo Corn Director Rod Hahn was on this weekend's edition of FarmCast Radio discussing the Renewable Fuel Standard. You can listen to the podcast on the FarmCast page. Click "Media Center" and "FarmCast Radio at the top of this page to listen.

November 12, 2013

By Dan Sanders, Vice President of Front Range Energy

November 8, 2013

By Mark Sponsler

I work on behalf of several thousand corn farmers in Colorado -- most of them family operated, and most have existed for generations.

They don’t survive the passage of generations without environmental AND financial sustainability.  One is just as important as the other.

If farmers don’t protect their land and water resources, they erode their own equity and lose key components necessary to maintain their businesses -- and have nothing to offer the next generation.