Agricultural corn seed giants started working on a containment strategy as Nebraska environmental regulators began taking stock of the pesticide and fungicide contamination at an ethanol plant that processed treated […]
EPA Chief Visits Iowa Biofuels Plant – DTN May 6, 2021
In one of his first trips as head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Administrator Michael Regan met Tuesday with a group of Iowa ethanol producers who stressed the potential for […]
EPA asked a federal court Friday to vacate three small-refinery exemptions (SRE) the outgoing Trump administration granted on Jan. 19, just days before the Biden administration was to take office. […]
Court Rules on Chlorpyrifos – DTN Apr 30, 2021
The EPA has 60 days to either write a new rule to allow for the safe use of chlorpyrifos or halt all food residue tolerances of the insecticide, which would […]
Vilsack Endorses New EPA Head – DTN Apr 26, 2021
As agriculture interests continue to try to get a read on EPA Administrator Michael Regan and the future of the Renewable Fuel Standard, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack said […]
State legislation that would slap a warning label on E15 pumps in Indiana is drawing outrage from a group of ethanol producers in the state and a national ethanol group, […]
Biofuels: EPA to Get RFS Back on Track – DTN Mar 26, 2021
One day after EPA granted deadline extensions to refiners to comply with the Renewable Fuel Standard, EPA Administrator Michael Regan said the Biden administration will be working to get the […]
Dicamba Regulations: Required Tank Additives – DTN Mar 19, 2021
Want to spray dicamba in Xtend crops this year? Get ready to show you bought and used the correct adjuvants.
In an internal EPA memo obtained by DTN, a new EPA official says the 2018 dicamba registration ignored science and was one of several cases of political interference at the […]
Biden Reviewing EPA Atrazine Actions – DTN Mar 12, 2021
A federal court has granted a stay in an ongoing lawsuit challenging EPA’s actions on atrazine and two related herbicides.