sus•tain•a•bil•i•ty

(noun) supplying a growing world with food, fuel, feed and fiber – while safeguarding its resources for future generations

Our world’s resources matter

The ag industry is not only taking action to achieve global sustainability – it is experiencing measurable results. Every year Nebraska corn farmers are growing more with less – less water, fewer chemicals, smaller plots of land and a lower impact on the environment. This efficiency is just one way farmers are determined to protect the world’s resources – while feeding, clothing and fueling infinite future generations.

Field to Market

Agriculture’s environmental footprint affects all of us, but it’s an especially high priority for the men and women who live and work within the agricultural supply chain.

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Field to Market

Agriculture’s environmental footprint affects all of us, but it’s an especially high priority for the men and women who live and work within the agricultural supply chain.

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Old as Dirt

Conservation-centered agricultural practices are restorative for ecosystems above and below the Earth’s surface – and this is nothing new!

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CornsTalk Publications

CornsTalk is a newsletter produced by the Nebraska Corn Board that covers important subjects and provides regular updates on various programs of interest to consumers, corn growers and others. Browse online articles and previous editions of the full newsletter below!

Nebraska Corn: Honestly, it is for everyone.

Discover how Nebraska’s unique Golden Triangle fuels the state’s economy and fulfills markets around the globe. Then, plunge into the cutting-edge research that will place Nebraska corn on the forefront of an environmental revolution.

Food Innovation

Farmers are dedicated to producing safe and healthy food for consumers. This issue of CornsTalk dives into food innovations that are helping to produce quality food while improving sustainability.

Ethanol Simplified

Nebraska’s ethanol industry is a major economic driver for the state. This edition of CornsTalk focuses on the different choices consumers have at the pump, and also describes the benefits of using a homegrown, renewable fuel source.

Sustaining the Family Farm

Many people are surprised to learn that 99% of farms in America are family-owned. That statistic flies in the face of those who believe that we’ve “lost” the traditional family farm to large “corporate farming.” Clearly, that is not the case. In this issue of CornsTalk, learn how Nebraska’s farmers are positioning their operations for the next generation.

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Recent Articles

Field to Market

Agriculture’s environmental footprint affects all of us, but it’s an especially high priority for the men and women who live and work within the agricultural supply chain.

Read More »

Publications

CornsTalk is a newsletter produced by the Nebraska Corn Board that covers important subjects and provides regular updates on various programs of interest to corn growers and others.