RFA Congratulates Bill Northey on Senate Approval to USDA Post

WASHINGTON — Today, after a four-month hold, the nomination of Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey to be USDA Under Secretary for Farm Production and Conservation was lifted. Once a vote

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RFA Report: Distillers Grains Exports Dip to Four-Year Low in 2017 on China Trade Barrier

WASHINGTON — U.S. exports of distillers grains (DG)—a high protein co-product of dry mill ethanol production used to feed livestock and poultry—totaled 11.08 million metric tons (MMT) in 2017, according

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U.S. Ethanol Export Sales Effort IBP ‘Rousing Success’ at RFA Annual Conference

WASHINGTON — More than 150 business-to-business meetings between domestic ethanol producers and international buyers from five countries took place this week at the Renewable Fuels Association’s National Ethanol Conference in

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Analysis: RIN Prices of ‘Just a Few Cents’ are Coming—Without Changes to RFS

WASHINGTON — A new analysis from the University of Illinois shows that the conditions that caused high conventional biofuel (D6) RIN prices are changing rapidly and that “…it is not

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New DOE Study: Ethanol Among Best Options for Future Engine Efficiency Improvements and Emissions Reduction

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) today hailed the release of two studies by the Department of Energy that find ethanol-based high octane fuels can deliver substantial fuel economy

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Analysis Finds U.S. Ethanol Industry Making ‘Significant Contribution to the Economy’

San Antonio—The U.S. ethanol industry added nearly $44.4 billion to the nation’s gross domestic product and supported 358,779 jobs in 2017, according to a new study conducted by ABF Economics.

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RFA Releases 2018 Ethanol Industry Outlook, Pocket Guide

San Antonio—Consumers looking for more information about how ethanol is made, how much of the renewable fuel was produced last year, and the environmental and octane benefits now have all

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RFA Honors Farmer Ron Alverson with 2018 Industry Award

San Antonio— Ron Alverson, a farmer, founding member of the South Dakota Corn Growers Association, and board member of Dakota Ethanol LLC, is the recipient of the RFA 2018 Industry

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