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NASCAR HAS DRIVEN 6 MILLION MILES ON E15 FUEL

NASCAR Has Driven 6 Million Miles on E15 Fuel For more than three years, NASCAR has run on a race fuel blended with 15 percent American Ethanol, Sunoco Green E15. Last Sunday at the Brickyard in Indianapolis, one of the … Continue reading

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JOIN US AT NASCAR THIS WEEKEND!

IL Corn is celebrating Kenny Wallace’s 900th start in Joliet at the Chicagoland Speedway this weekend!  Visit us in Champions Park or share in the celebration virtually by following #roadto900.

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AG HISTORY FEATURED AT NASCAR IN JOLIET, IL

The IL Corn exhibit in Joliet at the Chicagoland Speedway this past weekend featured quite a few stories of agricultural history.  Is history your thing?  It might just be worth your time to stop in and see us. We featured … Continue reading

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CORN ETHANOL PERFORMS… AND SO DOES KENNY WALLACE!

Congrats to ethanol advocate and NASCAR driver Kenny Wallace on his 3rd place finish at Macon Speedway last night! And more good news….  the dirt-track race featuring Kenny Wallace has been rescheduled for this coming Monday, July 15, at Peoria Speedway! You may be … Continue reading

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Supporting Illinois Corn Growers

Sitting next to the Illinois Family Farmers exhibit outside of Chicagoland Speedway this past weekend was some big iron. As in a New Holland combine and other equipment like tractors and utility vehicles. New Holland is the official ag equipment … Continue reading

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Promoting Ethanol with NASCAR Important to Illinois Corn Growers

The Chairman of the Illinois Corn Marketing Board is Kent Kleinschmidt, pictured here with his wife Sara and NASCAR driver Kenny Wallace. They were attending the Saturday Illinois Corn Growers get together before the race at Chicagoland Speedway. It’s the … Continue reading

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Chicagoland Speedway President Scott Paddock

What does the President of the Chicagoland Speedway think of Illinois Family Farmers and ethanol? Let’s find out. I spoke with him prior to last Saturday’s Dollar General 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race. Scott says Illinois Family Farmers have been … Continue reading

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American Ethanol Car Driver Austin Dillon

On Saturday race morning at Chicagoland Speedway the driver of the American Ethanol car, Austin Dillon, paid a visit to the Family Farmers exhibit in Champions Park outside the track. He made some remarks to the people who had gathered … Continue reading

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Illinois Family Farmers Educating Race Fans

Illinois Family Farmers entertained and educated NASCAR race fans again this past weekend. The exhibit featured everything from a large New Holland combine to games like this one and many Illinois family farmers took part in helping talk with the … Continue reading

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KENNY WALLACE TALKS TO FAMILY FARMERS

It was NASCAR race weekend once again for the Illinois Corn Growers and Illinois Family Farmers. Our favorite driver and just a stand out agvocate, Kenny Wallace, stopped by to visit with farmers before Saturday’s Dollar General 300 Nationwide Series … Continue reading

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