Stand Off: Trump Wants Oil and RFS Industries to Come Together – DTN

🕔Jan 16, 2018President Donald Trump’s administration and some members of Congress want oil and ethanol interests to just get along and work out their differences on the Renewable Fuel Standard. But the […]

Farm Bill: Sen. Grassley Targets Commodity Payments to Big Farms – DTN

🕔Dec 6, 2017A new USDA report shows larger farms with higher household incomes have increasingly seen more in federal commodity payments as farms in the United States have consolidated. Sen. Charles Grassley, […]

RIN: Fed Investigators Subpoena Carl Ichan Company – DTN

🕔Nov 10, 2017Though no longer an adviser to President Donald Trump, billionaire energy investor Carl Icahn may now be the subject of a federal investigation related to his involvement with the Renewable […]

Nutrient Runoff: Progress Slow on Handling Mississippi River Dead Zone – DTN

🕔Nov 8, 2017Though the hypoxic zone in the Gulf of Mexico has continued to expand in recent years, a report by a Mississippi River basin taskforce to Congress shows basin states are […]

Biofuels: Trump and EPA Continue to Support Renewable Fuels Standard – DTN

🕔Oct 20, 2017With concerns about the Renewable Fuels Standard bubbling over, the president of the United States and the administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reached out to Iowa Gov. Kim […]

Bankruptcy – Corn Slump And Boersen’s Spiral – Not Too Big To Fail – DTN

🕔Sep 1, 2017When Zeeland, Michigan-based Boersen Farms Inc. bought the bulk of Stamp Farms LLC’s land-lease agreements and other assets in what was considered one of the largest farm bankruptcies ever in […]

National Farmers Union Hires Biofuel Lobbyist to Push for Expansion – DTN

🕔Aug 25, 2017As the agriculture economy continues to struggle, members of the National Farmers Union recently decided they wanted the national organization to initiate a stronger push for the expansion of biofuels. […]

Perdue Hopes for Delay on Clean Water Lawsuit Against California Farmer – DTN

🕔Aug 9, 2017U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue on Monday said that, in light of an effort to rewrite the waters of the United States rule, he’s hopeful the federal government can […]

Agribusiness Stocks Down – Fertilizer Companies in Worst Shape – DTN

🕔Jul 27, 2017Major agribusinesses have gone from being among the highest-returning investments for shareholders prior to 2012 to being among the lowest returners from 2012 to 2016 due to the downturn in […]

Biofuel: E15 Bill Stalled in Senate Committee – DTN

🕔Jul 25, 2017The U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works will not take up a bill that would have allowed for E15 sales year-round before the August recess, the committee decided […]

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