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  • ILLINOIS PERFECT FIT FOR NEW USDA ETHANOL PROGRAM

    Published: Fri. May 29th, 2015 by: Tricia Braid

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Tricia Braid (309) 557-3257 BLOOMINGTON, Ill--Illinois motorists are in a perfect position to benefit from a $100 million grant program announced today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture that would improve fueling infrastructure to offer higher blends of ethanol. The so-called Biofuels Infrastructure Partnership will support the infrastructure needed to make higher ethanol blend options available to consumers. Specifically, USDA will administer competitive grants to match funding for state-led efforts to market higher blends of renewable …Read More »
  • ICGA REACTION TO EPA PROPOSAL TO REDUCE CORN ETHANOL RVO

    Published: Fri. May 29th, 2015 by: Tricia Braid

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tricia Braid (309) 557-3257   BLOOMINGTON, Ill.— Illinois Corn Growers Association President Ken Hartman, Jr, a family farmer from Waterloo, IL, released the following statement in response to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s announcement of the proposed renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for 2014, 2015, and 2016.  “EPA has attacked U.S. farmers for the second time this week, clearly illustrating that the Agency is in the anti-agriculture corner. Today they released the Renewable Fuel Standard RVO numbers …Read More »

 
 
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