ILLINOIS RECEIVES MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR ETHANOL GRANT FROM USDA

Sep, 10, 2015

Illinois Corn Marketing Board is looking forward to leveraging corn checkoff dollars with USDA funds to expand ethanol fueling infrastructure in Illinois. The grant funds were announced by USDA back in May. Today, on the campus of the University of Illinois, USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that the $100 million USDA Biofuels Infrastructure Partnership grant fund will be split between 20 states, with Illinois leading the way.