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U.S. Grains Council sees ethanol opportunity in Japan

A board member for the U.S. Grains Council (USGC) says recent trade missions with Japan show promise for the ethanol industry. Jim Reed tells Brownfield Japan is exploring changes to the ethanol content of its gasoline. “To take their automotive fleet from an E3... Read More.

Senate Ag Dems see opportunity in IRA conservation money

Can Senate Ag Committee Democrats come to a bipartisan agreement on farm bill conservation funding?  Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown tells Brownfield what Republicans are proposing in the Senate Ag Committee could be workable if it’s done right. “Some Democrats like me say it’s okay... Read More.

Craig says U.S. has opportunity in sustainable aviation fuel

Minnesota Representative Angie Craig told the House Agriculture Committee Wednesday the U.S. has a unique opportunity to get the sustainable aviation fuel industry off the ground.  She told Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack she’s waiting for word from an interagency group updating the GREET... Read More.

KDA Announces Specialty Crop Grant Opportunity

MANHATTAN, Kan. — The Kansas Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for the 2023 Specialty Crop Block Grant Program. Funds for the program are awarded to the agency by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service.The grant funds are in turn granted to... Read More.