USGC Welcomes United Wisconsin Grain Producers As Returning Member

The U.S. Grains Council is pleased to welcome United Wisconsin Grain Producers (UWGP) as a returning member. 

Based in Friesland, Wisconsin, UWGP started production in 2005 and today processes grain into high-quality biofuels and resultant feed products while maximizing energy value. 

UWGP products include ethanol, distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS), crude corn oil and A+ pro-yeast (50 percent protein feed that contains 25 percent spent yeast). 

USGC Advisory Team Application Window Open Until April 28

The U.S. Grains Council (USGC) is now accepting applications for the organization’s Advisory Teams, commonly known as A-Teams. 

A-Teams are committees of subject matter experts who provide input on the direction, priorities and activities of the Council as well as further encourage member participation in USGC export market development efforts. 

USGC’s Taiwan Senior Secretary Retires After 38 Years Of Service

Danny Chen, senior secretary in the Taiwan office, retires on Friday, March 31, after nearly 38 years of working for the U.S. Grains Council (USGC). 

Chen joined the Council in 1979 with the primary responsibility of providing market information to the local industry including, including translation of the Council’s regular market reports. Chen’s role expanded over time as she became a prominent face in the local grain industry by working exhibition booths, meeting with visiting dignitaries and coordinating many industry events.