North Dakota Corn Growers Member Benefits
As a North Dakota Corn Growers Association (NDCGA) member, you will enjoy numerous membership benefits. NDCGA is your voice on the Hill and your seat at the table. In addition to that, we keep you informed on key issues through communication pieces that effectively communicate the priorities of our farmers.
- Public policy development benefiting corn growers at the state and national level
- A loud political voice via affiliation with organizations in 28 representing over 40,000 corn growers
- Partnerships that improve the profitability and representation of all North Dakota corn producers
- Education on legislative issues that affect your farm operation
- Timely direct emails that bring attention to hot issues in policy and regulation.
- Communication pieces from the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA)
Members can expect an unbeatable selection of fishing equipment, hunting apparel, outdoor gear, footwear, luggage, camping products, gadgets and more. Members receive a 12% discount on the purchase of Cabela’s gift cards. Cabela’s cards can be used for shopping online or at one of their massive retail locations. Contact your state or the national office to place your order. Credit card orders only; please allow 10 days for delivery.
Exclusive Worldwide Hotel Discount Program
NCGA members, friends and family now have access to a worldwide inventory of hotels at exclusive discounted rates. Whether travelling for work or pleasure, individually or in a group, domestically or abroad, you can take advantage of savings that may exceed 50% and average 10-20% below best available rates. Any hotel, anywhere, anytime. Click to Access: Exclusive NCGA Worldwide Hotel Discount Program Save time and money. Let us negotiate the best deals and comparison price for you.
The children of NDCGA members and students holding NDCGA student memberships are eligible for both national and state scholarships programs. NDCGA currently offers seven $1,000 scholarships. The applicants must be a high school senior or a post secondary student pursuing a degree in an agricultural field.
Office Depot OfficeMax
Get significant discounts on office supplies from the nation’s largest office supplier. Get special pricing on hundreds of office essentials with discounts averaging 25% off retail. Special low pricing on copy paper. Take advantage of the same pricing available to some of the country’s largest corporations with free shipping and no small order or delivery fees. Register here.
Ford Motor Company
NDCGA participates in Ford’s X-Plan vehicle pricing plan. With a unique NCGA partner code, members can access a special website that gives them a reduced price on dozens of Ford and Lincoln vehicles. Log in to www.fordpartner.com and members can: See and research the full range of vehicles available (very few models are excluded) Determine the special pricing available to members Find factory rebates and other incentives in their area in addition to the special pricing Look up area dealers and search dealer inventories or request quotes over the internet Once the member has selected a vehicle or found an area dealer to work with, they need to select a unique, member-specific PIN that will identify them as an NCGA member and deserving of the discount. The member will need the PIN to lock in the final, discounted purchase price.
If you’re a member, you are eligible to order custom crafted bourbon made with your own corn by Red Pine Distillery, a North Dakota company. Your batch of bourbon will be distilled, aged, bottled and shipped to your door. Bottles will be custom labeled with your farm’s information. Click here for more information.
The children of members and students holding student memberships are eligible for both national and state scholarships programs. NCGA currently offers 4 scholarships for four distinct audiences: Research Students, Technical School/Community College Students, Undergraduate Students, and Graduate Students.
National Corn Growers Association members can now take advantage of a discount at all Enterprise car rental locations. The discount is 5% off rental fees at Enterprise neighborhood offices and 10% off rentals from their airport locations.
National Corn Yield Contest
The premier event of every corn growing season since 1965, the National Corn Yield Contest (NCYC) offers challenges and rewards to each entrant! In 2011, a record 8,425 growers accepted the challenge to test their corn production skill and knowledge by competing with proven winners to reach the ultimate goal of CHAMPION. NCGA wants to challenge you to take advantage of this opportunity to explore new ideas and production techniques, while gleaning knowledge to enhance your future yield potential. Winners will receive national recognition in publications, such as the NCYC Corn Yield Guide, as well as other awards from participating sponsoring seed, chemical and crop protection companies. At each Commodity Classic, state winners are recognized at the NCYC Breakfast and national winners receive awards at the evening Awards Banquet.
Recruit New Members
Earn Cash and Prizes. Ever wonder why more of your corn grower neighbors aren’t reaping the benefits of NCGA membership? Maybe they haven’t been asked! When you sign them up, you build member strength and we reward your efforts.