NeCGA Annual Meeting was held on December 3rd, at the Raising Nebraska Building in Grand Island.
On December 15th and 16th Nebraska Corn is hosting a Grassroots Advocacy Workshop in Omaha. Tuesday afternoon at Farm Credit Services, representatives from NCGA and FCS will be on hand to talk about federal issues. Trent Nowka and NeCGA lobbyist Mick Mines will also be there to give updates on state issues and talk property taxes. The workshop continues on Wednesday morning at the Embassy Suites La Vista with Steve Uram from NCGA and Holly Pitt-Young. There is no cost for members to attend this event. Please see attached invitation for a more detailed schedule. To register, please call the office or email Morgan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fuels America will launch a seven-figure TV and digital ad campaign Friday morning depicting President Obama’s choice of who to listen to when it comes to the Renewable Fuel Standard: his own experts who have repeatedly shown that ethanol and renewable fuel is dramatically reducing carbon emissions, or the oil industry, which has spent decades covering up the science and facts on both renewable fuel and climate science.