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Kevin Skunes says it is encouraging that the EPA is following Congressional intent and proposing some growth in the RFS volumes and continuing to propose an implied 15 billion gallon volume for convention ethanol. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
EPA released proposed biofuels volumes in RFS with mixed industry reaction
July 16, 2018 - 10:56am
July 10, 2018
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Industry recognizes CVEC board of directors
July 10, 2018 - 12:09pm
June 29, 2018
President Donald Trump speaks to the crowd during a rally at Amsoil Arena June 20, 2018, in Duluth, Minn. While there, he discussed trade policies. Bob King / Forum News Service
Farmers look to Washington with concern
June 29, 2018 - 5:58pm
May 21, 2018
Erick Lutt, director of industrial and environmental policy for Biotechnology Innovation Organization, speaking at the 2018 Bio-Industry Summit on the North Dakota State University campus in Fargo on May 15. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Biofuel policy uncertainties leave biotech industry waiting for stability
May 21, 2018 - 6:14am
October 13, 2017
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) questions Amul Thapar, a federal judge in Kentucky nominated for a seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, during a Senate Judiciary confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, April 26, 2017. Gabriella Demczuk/The New York Times, Copyright 2017 The New York Times.
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
October 13, 2017 - 10:20am
September 29, 2017
File photo of Scott Pruitt testifying at his Senate confirmation hearing, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 18, 2017. (Gabriella Demczuk/ copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Trump told Iowa he'd save ethanol. His EPA chief has other ideas
September 29, 2017 - 7:06am
September 10, 2017
Blaine Schatz, director of North Dakota State University's Carrington Research Extension Center, has been testing “energy beets” -- sugar beets without the latest improvements for sugar extraction – for about eight years. Photo taken July 18, 2012, at Carrington, N.D. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service)
EPA: Thumbs-up to 'energy beet' idea
September 10, 2017 - 2:48pm
August 6, 2017
Biofuel fraudster faces 2 to 22 years
August 6, 2017 - 2:46pm
July 10, 2017
Darrell Duane Smith of Forest City, Iowa, in 2012 told Grafton, N.D., farmers they'd be "crazy" not to invest in his biofuels companies, saying he expected 70 cent per gallon in subsidies for non-corn ethanol. On June 5, 2017, he has said he'll plead guilty to federal fraud charges in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Photo taken March  2012, Grafton, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
A new twist in Iowa/N.D. biofuels fraud case
July 10, 2017 - 3:57am
July 9, 2017
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Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company LLLP of Benson.
U.S. is said to favor Midwest corn farmers in biofuels quota
July 9, 2017 - 8:23pm
July 7, 2017
Don Davis of Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Trump biofuel decision draws mixed reaction
July 7, 2017 - 1:33pm
July 5, 2017
U.S. is said to favor Midwest corn farmers in biofuels quota
July 5, 2017 - 1:52pm
May 12, 2017
Darrell Duane Smith, a biofuels promoter from Forest City, Iowa, will remain jailed pending after serving tax fraud charges. Smith, who promoted investments in North Dakota, now facing various fraud-related charges. File photo by Linn County (Iowa) Sheriff's Department, March 22, 2016. Forum News Service / Linn County, Iowa, Sheriff's Department
Biofuels promoter to remain jailed until federal trial, judge orders
May 12, 2017 - 7:23am
March 8, 2010
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar makes a point Saturday as she visits with a group of Kandiyohi corn and soybean growers at Sunray Square in Willmar. Klobuchar was joined by Rep. Al Juhnke, DFL-Willmar, and Tom Meium, a local staff person for U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, during a session to discuss the importance of biofuels to the nation and to the farm economy. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Lawmakers tout importance of biofuels to ag industry
March 8, 2010 - 12:00am
April 17, 2009
Auditor report suggests ending biofuel subsidies
April 17, 2009 - 9:04am