Corn Dry Milling Conference

The Corn Dry Milling Conference is co-sponsored by NAMA and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research (NCAUR) in Peoria, Illinois.

Since 1959 this one-day conference has provided a forum for the entire value chain to share the latest research on corn, corn milling, consumer trends, product production, quality and testing.


Hotel Accommodations

Pere Marquette Hotel, 501 Main Street, Peoria, IL 61602          Rooms may be secured using the link below or by calling 800-410-9914 and referring to the NAMA CDMC event.

The deadline to secure the discounted rate of $159.00 per night for NAMA attendees is May 15th. 

Important Deadlines

May 15th:  Last day to book a hotel room at the group rate

May 19th:  Last day to register and be included in printed material 

May 20th:  Last day to cancel for a full refund 


After May 20th, all registrations are non-refundable. Should you need to cancel after May 20th, 100% of your registration may be transferred to a colleague. NAMA will not be offering virtual participation at this event.


Below is a full, detailed agenda of what to expect at the CDMC. 

Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Cocktail Reception & Dinner5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, June 2, 2022
Check-in at NCAUR8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Welcome8:30 AM - 8:45 AM
Understanding genetic diversity of tar spot8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Precision ag: on-farm implementation & sustainability impact9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
How true is true density?9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Bayer update10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Helping farmers navigate sustainability standards11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sustainability and carbon programs11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Lunch12:00 PM
Beck's update1:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Extended crop rotation benefits to soil health, weed and disease pressure, and erosion control1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Corteva update2:15 PM - 2:30 PM
AI & optical sorting use to remove mycotoxin-contaminated kernels3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Implementing regenerative ag programs3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Climate Smart ag origination 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

2022 Speakers

More detailed about our event speakers can be view on our Speakers Page