Corn producer Jeff Sandborn testifying before the Michigan Senate Ag Committee 6-23-23 Legislation in Michigan that would provide a tax credit to retailers for installing pumps and tanks for higher ethanol blends has support from farmers and the ethanol industry. Michigan Farmers Union President Bob... Read More.
Travis Jones will be the next President and CEO of GreenStone Farm Credit Services. Jones moves from the Chief Financial Officer position to CEO with the retirement of Dave Armstrong August 1st. In a statement, Board Chairman Ed Reed says the board unanimously believes Jones... Read More.
Legislation in Michigan that would give gas station owners a tax credit for every gallon of ethanol sold has the support of the state’s agriculture groups. Chuck Lippstreau with the Michigan Agri-Business Association tells Brownfield that Senate Bill 814 by Senator Kevin Daley is... Read More.
Michigan legislation supporting homegrown biofuels is expected to come up for possible Senate committee action this month. A spokesman for State Senator Kevin Daley tells Brownfield Senate Bill 814 is not on the June calendar yet but should be soon. SB814 is the bill... Read More.
HUTCHINSON – Following a successful vote of both the Farmers Credit Union and Heartland Credit Union memberships, Farmers Credit Union is now part of Heartland Credit Union. The effective date of the merger is June 1, 2022. "Our Board performed extensive due diligence... Read More.
Two brothers’ dream of vertically integrating their grain farm to a brewery has come true, but it didn’t come without hard work and preparation. Matt Riggs and his brother Darin knew their dream of brewing their own beer from the grain they grow,... Read More.