Atchison, Kan.-based MGP Ingredients, Inc. yesterday announced plans for a series of distillery equipment upgrades that are expected to help boost the company's total alcohol production capacity by up to 15% above existing capacity of 110 million gallons a
When Greg Pawlowski pulled into a service station in Ankeny, Iowa, Sunday evening in his Ford F-150 pickup truck, he was relieved to find an E-85 pump. Pawlowski is driving the flex-fuel vehicle to 20 cities as part of a Ford Motor Company promotional tour
Farmers and other investors attending the American Coalition for Ethanol meeting this week had a lot to celebrate, but one major investor in the industry on Wednesday warned against too much complacency.
The growing demand for ethanol may put the "corn" back in Corn Belt. Although corn and soybean acres are evenly split in those Midwestern states, farmers are expected to grow more corn and fewer soybeans in the future, according to a University of Missouri
Ethanol is a popular topic of conversation these days -- from the co-op and coffee shop to the discussion groups here at Agriculture Online. Farmers find themselves on both sides of the issue, and with questions about ethanol's future.