TITLE

FCC urged to withdraw LightSquared's conditional waiver

PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;3/15/2012, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) and other agriculture industry groups are urging the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to withdraw its conditional waiver to LightSquared given in 2011 and prohibit the building of a ground-based network.
ACCESSION #
74585984

 

Related Articles

  • LightSquared ramifications still major concern for agriculture industry. N. C. G. A. // Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;12/21/2011, p2 

    The article reports that the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) is monitoring several issues around the LightSquared Co. It states that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission has approved LightSquared's proposal of terrestrial based broadband network. It states that Global Positioning...

  • NCGA to Feature IRM Calculator at Commodity Classic.  // Corn & Soybean Digest Exclusive Insight;2/15/2011, p3 

    The article offers brief information on the Insect Resistance Management Refuge Calculator from the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA).

  • Growers offer a refuge calculator.  // Farmer;Feb2011, Vol. 129 Issue 2, p40 

    The article reports on the partnership between the National Corn Growers Association and agribusiness to develop an insect resistance management refuge calculator that would help farmers in developing the right plan for refuge compliance.

  • NCGA offers social media training.  // Dakota Farmer;Feb2011, p53 

    The article offers information on the 2011 Social Media Training Program by the National Corn Growers Association, in which farmers and others involved in the agricultural industry can participate in free online training webinars.

  • USING FAMILY STORIES TO TELL THE WONDERS OF CORN AND ITS IMPACT ON FEEDING THE WORLD. Gardner, Den // Agri Marketing;Oct2000, Vol. 38 Issue 9, p68 

    Provides information on the National Corn Growers Association's 'Corn in the Classroom' Web-based curriculum, which is being used by teachers throughout the United States. Family stories used in the curriculum; Details of how the curriculum was developed; Curriculum implementation; Promotional...

  • Precision seeding boosts productivity.  // Missouri Ruralist;Apr2013, Vol. 153 Issue 4, p18 

    The article reports on the 500T single-disk air drill from Case IH and the Nitro-lert anhydrous knives monitoring equipment from Hiniker Co. as well as on the National Corn Yield Contest of National Corn Growers Association (NCGA).

  • NCGA addresses concerns associated with revised corn crop estimates.  // Southeast Farm Press Exclusive Insight;8/10/2012, p10 

    The article highlights the National Corn Growers Association's (NCGA) response to the report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture which further decreased the country's estimated corn production in 2012. It highlights the efforts of farmers to cope with the continuing drought. The need for...

  • Kentucky corn grower embraces irrigation, related technologies.  // Southeast Farm Press;8/5/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 19, p17 

    The article reports that Joel Armistead, the winner of the 2008 National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) Corn Yield Contest implemented a 305.9 bushel-per-acre test sample within his irrigated circle in Kentucky. Armistead installed his first center pivot, boosted plant populations to an...

  • U.S. corn farmers on track with fourth largest crop ever.  // Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;11/11/2011, p11 

    The article reports that National Corn Growers Association President Garry Niemeyer said that even in light of slightly lowered estimates, U.S. corn farmers remain on track to produce an abundant crop in 2011 that will be more than enough to meet all demand. Estimated U.S. corn production fell...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics