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Oct 23, 2014

Cellulosic ethanol produced with Cellerate receives EPA certification for cellulosic biofuels RINs

Syngenta's Cellerate technology is now certified by EPA for producing cellulosic ethanol....More
Oct 20, 2014

Learning those cloud benefits

Even a journalist can get something out of a 'cloud' mentality, but it takes time to get your head around it....More
Oct 14, 2014

Time with the best

My time with some top-level Southern farmers is always an eye opener....More
Oct 10, 2014

Economy has benefited significantly from RFS, Fuels America reports

To see the impact of the RFS in your state and Congressional district, visit http://www.fuelsamerica.org/pages/fuels_america_releases_new_footprint_a....More
Oct 09, 2014

When technologies go wrong

Remember the TV prank show, Candid Camera? It was one of my favorite shows growing up. Now it has been revived and modernized to fit popular culture....More
Oct 09, 2014

MomFest: A Passport to Flavortown

Iowa farmer Jeff Ryan takes a family trip to Disney World to soak up the many flavors and fun offered by the theme park empire....More
Oct 08, 2014

TREND WATCH: Grain bagging

Over the weekend I was visiting our family’s long-time friends, Mary, Arlen, and Sheila Hall, who had driven in from Kansas for our annual....More
Oct 03, 2014

Checking out equipment at Farm Science Review

Team FIN farmer checks out the newest equipment on display at the Farm Science Review show in Ohio....More
Sep 25, 2014

Super ride in a sprayer

Michelin, which has been marketing VF tires since 2004, shows how its latest and largest farm tire performs under more extreme conditions....More
Sep 22, 2014

By all means, take a seat

Jeff Ryan tackles another logistics problem while trying to move a set of bleachers out of the school he purchased to start a shrimp operation....More
Sep 22, 2014

More Minnoco fuel stations to offer E15 and higher ethanol blends

Customers are seeing average savings of about $.10 per gallon on E15, $.25-$.30 per gallon on E30, and as much as $.85 per gallon on E85....More
Sep 16, 2014

Young team making ag data headway

FarmLogs announced recently it crossed a significant milestone with 15% of the nation's row crop farms using its data platform....More
Sep 10, 2014

Quad County Corn Processors hosts grand opening of cellulosic ethanol facility

The new technology will help create 2 million gallons of cellulosic ethanol out of the corn kernel cellulose that is already on site at the Quad....More
Sep 08, 2014

Field test: Great Plains 2015 equipment at work

Great Plains gives viewers a look at its Model Year 2015 equipment line-up operating in the field....More
Sep 08, 2014

Ag firm thinking about the future

One family-owned company - Vermeer - has big goals, but they also have to get the transition right too....More
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