Record Corn Yield Underscores RFS Success

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture raised its average corn yield estimate to 175.4 bushels per acre, which if holds, would be a new record. The November World

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Celebrating National Farmers Day

WASHINGTON – Oct. 12 is celebrated as National Farmers Day. Farmers are the lifeblood of our economy, providing food, fuel and fiber for our nation and around the globe. On

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Ethanol: The Evolution of an Industry

The ethanol industry has come a long way over the past four decades.  Discover why ethanol is important to the nation’s economy and security and how it is helping consumers.

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UN Data Reveals Increased Corn, Ethanol Production Not Causing Food Price Rise

The United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) announced Thursday that prices of major global food commodities declined in 2016 for the fifth year in a row. The FAO Food

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Export Exchange Results in $460 Million in Grain and Co-Product Sales

WASHINGTON — The Export Exchange conference hosted this fall by the U.S. Grains Council (USGC) and Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) is already paying dividends, according to new surveys of overseas

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New Report Knocks the Stuffing Out of ‘Food vs. Fuel’ Turkeys

WASHINGTON — Millions of Americans preparing for Thanksgiving next week are undoubtedly noticing that dinner will cost less than it did a year ago. According to the U.S. Department of

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Celebrating National Farmer’s Day

WASHINGTON — Today is National Farmer’s Day. In recognition of this day, the Renewable Fuels Association would like to thank farmers, the backbone of the U.S. economy, providing abundant supplies

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Boom in Oil Production Causes Bust in Prairie Sod

As a longtime oil industry apologist, Mark Perry has mastered the art of whirling the spotlight away from the evils of our addiction to fossil fuels and retraining it on

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Record Crop, Record Ethanol Production Underscore Importance of Getting RFS Back on Track

WASHINGTON — America’s farmers are poised to harvest a record corn crop this fall and achieve the highest yield per acre in U.S. history, according to U.S. Department of Agriculture

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Bloomberg Gets Duped by Anti-RFS Crowd

Here we go again. We didn’t think it could get much worse than the Associated Press hit piece on ethanol in late 2013. But an ethanol hatchet job by Bloomberg

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