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NEWS UPDATE February 17, 2012

Ethanol Snaps Two-Day Losing Streak on Higher Production Costs

Mario Parker  •  Bloomberg  •  Posted February 17, 2012

Ethanol futures in Chicago rose for the first time in three days on signs of higher manufacturing costs caused by corn export demand. [ read more … ]

Wisconsin ethanol industry sets new export record

  •  Milwaukee and Southeastern Wisconsin Business News  •  Posted February 17, 2012

Wisconsin agricultural exports reached a record high in 2011 at $285 billion, with Wisconsin-produced ethanol as one of the top exports for the year. [ read more … ]

Biomass or bust: Kansas ethanol plant seeks higher ground

Eric Durban,  •  Harvest Public Media  •  Posted February 17, 2012

Ethanol producers have been developing a way to convert biomass, the plant material that is left after harvest, to ethanol for years. Now, Kansas is poised to become the home of one of the first commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol refineries in the country. [ read more … ]

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