American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF)
American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) is the Voice of Agriculture®. We are farm and ranch families working together to build a sustainable future of safe and abundant food, fiber and renewable fuel for our nation and the world.
Corn Refiners Association (CRA)
Corn Refiners Association 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. Corn refiners manufacture starches, sweeteners, corn oil, bioproducts, and animal feed ingredients.
National Corn Growers Association (NCGA)
Founded in 1957, the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) represents more than 40,000 dues-paying corn farmers nationwide and the interests of more than 300,000 growers who contribute through corn checkoff programs in their states. NCGA and its 48 affiliated state organizations work together to create and increase opportunities for corn growers.
National Cotton Council of America (NCC)
National Cotton Council of America (NCC) aims to ensure the ability of all U.S. cotton industry segments to compete effectively and profitably in the raw cotton, oilseed, and U.S.-manufactured product markets at home and abroad. NCC serves as the central forum for consensus-building among producers, ginners, warehousers, merchants, cottonseed processors/dealers, cooperatives, and textile manufacturers. The organization is the unifying force working with the federal government to ensure that the raw cotton industry’s interests are considered.
National Cottonseed Products Association (NCPA)
National Cottonseed Products Association (NCPA) is an organization of firms and individuals engaged in the processing and marketing of cottonseed and cottonseed products. Members include oil mills, refiners, product dealers, and product brokers.
National Oilseed Processors Association (NOPA)
Founded in 1930, the National Oilseed Processors Association (NOPA) represents the U.S. soybean, canola, flaxseed, safflower seed and sunflower seed crushing industries. NOPA’s members operate a total of 60 soybean and six softseed solvent extraction plants across 22 states to produce meal and oil used in human food, animal feed, fuel and industrial applications. Collectively, NOPA members process 95 percent of all soybeans in the United States.
North American Millers’ Association (NAMA)
North American Millers’ Association (NAMA) represents millers of wheat, corn, oats, and rye in the United States and Canada. NAMA members take the raw grain and, through grinding and crushing, create flour and other products that are used to make such favorite foods as bread, pasta, cookies, cakes, and snack foods.
Plant Based Products Council (PBPC)
The Plant Based Products Council is the leading advocacy group encouraging a more sustainable and responsible future through the use of products derived from nature. They work to guide the global economy toward more sustainable and responsible consumer products and packaging.