Category Archives: Ethanol

FOOD VS FUEL – GET THE WHOLE PICTURE!

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ALL WE WANT FOR CHRISTMAS: FUEL PUMP STANDARDIZATION

    It’s become a tradition and we aren’t stopping now!  Want to know what’s on IL Corn’s Christmas list this year?  We’re hoping Santa brings us …     4. Fuel Pump Standardization Ethanol, and the policy changes we … Continue reading

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#TBT DISTILLERS GRAINS WITH SOLUBLES: WHAT ARE THEY?!

This post was originally posted on January 15, 2015. Dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) have become a valuable part of agriculture.  A by-product of ethanol production, this product makes an excellent livestock feed and is transported by rail to various parts … Continue reading

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IN RESPONSE TO THE EPA’S ANNOUNCEMENT YESTERDAY …

If you didn’t hear, the EPA announced the final RVO (Renewable Volume Obligation) numbers yesterday.  The numbers indicate the amount of ethanol we have to use in 2014, 2015, and 2016.  In reality, the RVO numbers are a bit more … Continue reading

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WHAT FACTS ARE REALLY FACTS?

(This guest blog is provided by Matt Reese who writes for Ohio’s Country Journal and was originally posted here.) It can be really hard to know which way to feel about some issues because these days it seems everyone has … Continue reading

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EVERY AMERICAN SHOULD FOCUS ON THESE 7 THINGS

“American” defined by Webster’s Dictionary as relating to, or characteristic of the United States. The definition is a broad statement of what an “American” can be defined as.  People from America sometimes don’t full understand the concept of what an … Continue reading

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FRIDAY FARM PHOTO: SONG LYRICS

The song is One Headlight by The Wallflowers. For more fun pictures like this, check out our Instagram page @ilcorn and help us get 2,500 followers!

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