Ethanol http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6381/more en Acres of corn stover soon to become cellulosic ethanol http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/acres-corn-stover-soon-become-cellulosic-ethanol <div class="node-body blog-body"> “I would encourage anyone who has the right soils, topography and fertility to take a look at harvesting stover," says Tim Fevold, Hertz Farm Management, Nevada, Iowa.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/acres-corn-stover-soon-become-cellulosic-ethanol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/acres-corn-stover-soon-become-cellulosic-ethanol#comments Ethanol Cellulosic ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:09:00 +0000 72181 at http://farmindustrynews.com Ethanol producer margins expected to increase http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/ethanol-producer-margins-expected-increase <div class="node-body blog-body">If ethanol continues to follow lower corn prices, and barring any unforeseen catastrophes, the ethanol industry could gain traction politically, says Platts editor Jordan Godwin.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/ethanol-producer-margins-expected-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/ethanol-producer-margins-expected-increase#comments Ethanol Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:21:00 +0000 72021 at http://farmindustrynews.com Corn grower cites agronomic benefits of corn stover removal http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/corn-grower-cites-agronomic-benefits-corn-stover-removal <div class="node-body blog-body">DuPont and Iowa have found that partial (~ 50 percent) corn stover removal improved corn yields on participating farms by about 5.2 bushels per acre in more than 90 percent of the fields.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/corn-grower-cites-agronomic-benefits-corn-stover-removal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/corn-grower-cites-agronomic-benefits-corn-stover-removal#comments Ethanol Cellulosic ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:17:00 +0000 71701 at http://farmindustrynews.com Syngenta to license ACE technology to boost ethanol plant productivity http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/syngenta-license-ace-technology-boost-ethanol-plant-productivity <div class="node-body blog-body">"With the ACE technology, ethanol plants should be able to extract approximately 1.6 pounds of corn oil per bushel of corn." </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/syngenta-license-ace-technology-boost-ethanol-plant-productivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/syngenta-license-ace-technology-boost-ethanol-plant-productivity#comments Ethanol Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:34:00 +0000 70531 at http://farmindustrynews.com American Coalition for Ethanol addresses RFS, ethanol blends in Washington http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/american-coalition-ethanol-addresses-rfs-ethanol-blends-washington <div class="node-body blog-body">A Republican senator from the South tried to tack onto the Ukrainian aid bill an amendment that would eliminate the RFS within five years. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/american-coalition-ethanol-addresses-rfs-ethanol-blends-washington" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/american-coalition-ethanol-addresses-rfs-ethanol-blends-washington#comments Ethanol Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 27 Mar 2014 19:36:00 +0000 70371 at http://farmindustrynews.com STAR Energy to review month of E15 sales http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/star-energy-review-month-e15-sales <div class="node-body blog-body">Station's customers report better fuel economy with E15 than E10 because of the higher octane level. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/star-energy-review-month-e15-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/star-energy-review-month-e15-sales#comments Ethanol Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 27 Dec 2013 19:15:00 +0000 69341 at http://farmindustrynews.com Cellulosic ethanol producers respond to EPA proposal to reduce volume requirements in RFS http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cellulosic-ethanol-producers-respond-epa-proposal-reduce-volume-requirements-rfs <div class="node-body blog-body">If the EPA proposal is not revised, it would be a mistake, says Abengoa Bioenergy's Chris Standlee.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cellulosic-ethanol-producers-respond-epa-proposal-reduce-volume-requirements-rfs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cellulosic-ethanol-producers-respond-epa-proposal-reduce-volume-requirements-rfs#comments Ethanol Cellulosic ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 13 Dec 2013 23:51:00 +0000 69121 at http://farmindustrynews.com Setting easy-to-reach RFS levels sends wrong message http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/setting-easy-reach-rfs-levels-sends-wrong-message <div class="node-body blog-body">“A reduction in public policy support for ethanol would only increase the perceived risk that in the future EPA would also reduce its support for other biofuels.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/setting-easy-reach-rfs-levels-sends-wrong-message" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/setting-easy-reach-rfs-levels-sends-wrong-message#comments Ethanol Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 14 Nov 2013 21:48:00 +0000 68691 at http://farmindustrynews.com Cheaper corn improves ethanol’s profit margins, but unlikely to impact sales of E15 http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cheaper-corn-improves-ethanol-s-profit-margins-unlikely-impact-sales-e15 <div class="node-body blog-body">When times are good, the ethanol industry has historically expanded production which increases both corn and ethanol supplies. This can lead to market fluctuations that can actually reduce margins, says Bruce Babcock, Iowa State University ag economist. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cheaper-corn-improves-ethanol-s-profit-margins-unlikely-impact-sales-e15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cheaper-corn-improves-ethanol-s-profit-margins-unlikely-impact-sales-e15#comments Ethanol Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 07 Nov 2013 17:58:00 +0000 68561 at http://farmindustrynews.com E15 debuts in Minneapolis-St. Paul http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/e15-debuts-minneapolis-st-paul <div class="node-body blog-body">More stations may follow suit which could get E15 into more vehicles – a lot more vehicles. The Twin Cities metro area has a population of 3.7 million people.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/e15-debuts-minneapolis-st-paul" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/e15-debuts-minneapolis-st-paul#comments Ethanol Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 31 Oct 2013 19:03:00 +0000 68461 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p> New flex fuel pumps at Penn Minnoco in south Minneapolis dispense E15 and E30 as well as regular gasoline. Photo: Minnesota Corn Growers Assn.</p>