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Contest is about more than awards

By: Chellie Phillips, CCA Vice President and Communications Contest Chair

I’m as guilty as the next person. I procrastinate. That’s why I’m writing this early reminder to prompt you to start thinking about the 2018 CCA Communications Contest now. Take a few minutes out of your busy schedule and start pulling out some of your favorite work. We all know how that entry deadline sneaks up on…

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Terry, times three

There’s never a dull moment when you juggle communications duties for three different companies. Just ask Terry Stevenson. The Canadian CCA member handles communications duties for AGRIS Co-operative and Wanstead Farmers Co-operative, farmer-owned grain marketing and farm-input supply companies affiliated with GROWMARK, Inc. He’s also the point person for Great Lakes Grain, a grain merchandising company that AGRIS…

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Now is the time to tell a friend about CCA

By Chris Villines, CCA Membership Committee Chair

Last month’s Professional Development Workshop in Springfield, Illinois, was highly beneficial for me. I enjoyed the information-packed sessions and the wonderful experience of visiting the Abraham Lincoln Museum in a charming capital city. I opted to make the nearly six-hour drive to and from the workshop from my home in Tennessee. As I passed acre after acre of fertile Midwestern farmland and …