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.
By Tim Carpenter, Kansas Reflector TOPEKA — Operators of eight ethanol plants in Kansas disrupted by economics of the COVID-19 pandemic will receive more than $32.4 million in federal disaster aid, officials said Monday. The largest Kansas recipients of assistance from the U.S. Department of... 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.
The U.S. Grains Council says expanding the ethanol market in Southeast Asia is adding to demand for U.S. biofuels. Stella Qian, manager of global ethanol market development, tells Brownfield South Korea is a strategic partner in the region to “load it into small shipments... Read More.
Solid demand has pulled domestic ethanol supplies to their lowest level since the first week of this year. The U.S. Energy Information Administration says ethanol stocks are 23.961 million barrels, a drop of 751,000 on the week, but still up 3.73 million on the... 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.
A leading ag economic group is expecting U.S. ethanol use to trend slightly lower in coming years. The University of Missouri’s Food and Agricultural Policy Institute’s Ben Brown says there are growing threats to ethanol demand with the market incentivizing a shift toward electric vehicles... Read More.
Brownfield Anchor/Reporter Mark Dorenkamp will be on the ground in Minneapolis, Minnesota on June 14, 2022 for a Fuel Ethanol Workshop. ...