Corn Refiners Association -

Corn refiners play an important part in American agribusiness. Corn refining is today's leading example of value added agriculture.

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Many of the products that consumers enjoy daily are made from corn.

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Conferences and events of interest to the corn refining industry.

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Resources include CRA’s newly released 2016 Corn Annual, industry white papers, and other information.

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Current Issues

Pres & CEO, John Bode says, "Adult Supervision Needed In #Food-Labeling Regulatory Policy" via @Forbes

Terrific insights on need for harmonized food labeling deadlines. Via @Forbes @CornRefiners

U.S. meat groups stress importance of North American trade #NAFTA #food #ag

Agri-Pulse Open Mic: John Bode, President and CEO of the @CornRefiners Association

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President Trump: 133 Food and Ag Organizations Ready to Work with You to Modernize NAFTA

January 23,2017 WASHINGTON, DC – A total of 133 organizations and companies from the food and agriculture sector, which supports more than 15 million jobs nationally,

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CRA Releases Statement on Secretary of Agriculture Nominee Perdue

January 19, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – CRA President and CEO John Bode issued the following statement on President-elect Trump’s announcement of his intention to nominate Governor Sonny Perdue to the Office of the Secretary of Agriculture: “Dr.

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CRA Blasts EPA as “World’s Only Carbon Life Cycle Deniers.”

January 5, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – Shortly before Christmas, EPA denied the Biogenic CO2 Coalition’s Petition for Reconsideration of EPA’s Greenhouse Gas Endangerment Finding for Aircraft regarding EPA’s treatment of biogenic CO2 emissions from short-cycle annual herbaceous crops. 

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CRA Comments on U.S. Trade Rep Nominee Lighthizer

January 3, 2017 Washington, DC – CRA President and CEO John Bode issued the following statement on President-elect Trump’s appointment of Robert Lighthizer as the Trade Representative for the United States of America: “For agriculture,

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CRA Organizes January 25 Bioeconomy Session at National Council for Science and the Environment

December 14, 2016 Washington, DC – The Corn Refiners Association (CRA) will moderate a session January 25 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. as part of the education program at the National Council for Science and the Environment 2017 Conference taking place at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City Hotel near Washington,

About Us

Based in Washington, D.C., the Corn Refiners Association (CRA) is the national trade association representing the corn refining (wet milling) industry of the United States. CRA and its predecessors have served this important segment of American agribusiness since 1913.

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