Wisconsin Ag Connection


NCGA Welcomes Governor Perdue to Lead USDA

January 19, 2017 | NCGA

WASHINGTON – National Corn Growers Association President and Texas farmer Wesley Spurlock today congratulated former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue on his nomination to be Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. “The National Corn Growers Association congratulates Governor Perdue on … Continued

Lizzy Schultz Selected As New Communications Specialist

January 16, 2017 | News

Lisbon, Wisconsin – Wisconsin Corn Growers Association (WCGA) has selected Lizzy Schultz, Madison, as its new Communications Specialist. In her new role, she will coordinate public relations while managing the organization’s website content and social media efforts. She will also represent Wisconsin … Continued

Meet The Winners Of The 2016 Corn Yield Contest

December 21, 2016 | News

Lisbon, Wisconsin – This year’s record growing season was reflected in yields in the 2016 Wisconsin Corn Growers Association (WCGA) Corn Yield Contest. Contests were held for growers in Columbia County, Dodge/Fond du Lac Counties, and Juneau/Adams/Marquette Counties, as well as … Continued

Wisconsin Corn Growers Endorse Candidates

October 11, 2016 | News

Madison, Wisconsin – The Wisconsin Corn Growers Association (WCGA) this week endorsed candidates in several Wisconsin political races. These candidates have all backed policies that support Wisconsin’s number one crop and the producers who grow it, explained Casey Kelleher, President … Continued

Corn Growers Pleased with Weed Specialist Hiring

September 20, 2016 | News

The UW-Madison Department of Agronomy will soon start the search for the UW-Madison/Cooperative Extension Cropping Systems Weed Science position. This position was ranked as a high priority during the college’s faculty position review process. Working with Cooperative Extension, UW-Madison has … Continued