Coproducts

April 23, 2015

USDA partners with farmers, ranchers to address climate change

BY USDA Found In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyIn a speech April 23 at Michigan State University, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack laid out a comprehensive approach to partner with agricultural producers to address the threat of climate change. READ MORE

April 23, 2015

KSU: DDGS plus salt boosts weight gain in beef cattle

BY Kansas State University Found In:Markets, CoproductsA recent Kansas State University study found that providing growing cattle with dried distillers grains (DDGS) plus salt on a self-feeding basis while the animals grazed native pastures helped boost average daily weight gain. READ MORE

April 20, 2015

Iowa bill aims to create tax credit for renewable chemicals

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyLegislation pending in Iowa aims to create a 5-cent-per-pound renewable chemical production tax credit. The legislation was introduced in March and is currently awaiting review in the Senate Ways and Means Committee. READ MORE

April 10, 2015

EPA to finalize 2014, 2015 and 2016 RFS rules by November

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA has posted a notice to its website announcing that the volume requirements for the 2014, 2015 and 2016 renewable fuel standard (RFS), along with the 2017 volume requirement for biomass-based diesel, will be finalized by Nov. 30. READ MORE

April 03, 2015

Report highlights corn ethanol's role in cellulosic development

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThird Way has released a report highlighting the connection between first- and second-generation ethanol and the need for continued implementation of the renewable fuels standard (RFS). READ MORE

March 30, 2015

Rex American Resources reports record net income for fiscal 2014

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, BusinessRex American Resources Corp. has released financial results for fiscal year 2014, which ended Jan. 31, reporting net sales of $572.2 million, down from $666 million in fiscal 2013. Gross profits, however, more than doubled, reaching $141.9 million. READ MORE

March 24, 2015

Commodities: Longevity, depth of Chinese market at top of mind

BY Sean Broderick, CHS Found In:Markets, CoproductsDDGS prices are still being dramatically affected by Chinese demand, in both bulk and container shipments. More than 2.5 million metric tons have been booked via the Gulf in bulk vessels destined for China so far for the summer. READ MORE

March 18, 2015

Patriot Renewables featured in Car Clinic radio show

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Business, PolicyBobby Likis featured Judd Hulting, commodities manager at Patriot Renewable Fuels LLC, in Annawan, Illinois, during his two-hour Saturday morning radio show, Bobby Likis Car Clinic, on March 14. READ MORE

March 17, 2015

Minnesota bill aims to create cellulosic biomass incentives

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyLegislation pending in Minnesota aims to establish state production incentives for advanced biofuels, renewable chemicals and biomass thermal. The measure was introduced in the Minnesota House of Representatives and the Minnesota Senate in February. READ MORE