Indiana Corn Farmers Applaud Finalization of Trans Pacific Partnership
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (October 6, 2015) — Indiana Corn Growers Association President Herb Ringel, a farmer from Wabash, released this statement Monday following a tentative agreement on the Trans Pacific Partnership trade agreement.
“We are encouraged that an agreement has been reached and are hopeful that the agreement has a positive impact for Indiana farmers. This agreement represents 40 percent of the world’s economy, and provides a great opportunity for Indiana agriculture.
When the full text of the agreement is released, we will review it and ensure it provides fair and open trade that gives Indiana corn farmers greater access to markets to level the playing field around the globe.”
To learn more about the Indiana Corn Growers Association or to become an ICGA member, visit www.incorn.org/icga. You can also keep up with them on Twitter @IN_Corn.
This communications was NOT funded with Indiana corn checkoff dollars.