Missouri Governor Matt Blunt signed the Missouri Renewable Fuels Standard into law Wednesday, boosting the availability and use of biofuels and requiring all gasoline sold in the state to contain 10% ethanol by 2008.
The Ethanol Promotion and Information Council (EPIC) is sponsoring a national "pump tour" this summer, offering discounts on E-10 (10% ethanol, 90% gasoline) at gas stations around the country. Farm Business Editor Dan Looker was in Kansas City yesterday f
Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns has announced the release of USDA's "Energy Estimator for Irrigation," a Web-based calculator tool designed to help producers manage their irrigation water resources more efficiently.
Last week, Wal-Mart executives convened a summit in Washington, D.C., to discuss alternative fuels. The world's largest retailer is considering using biofuels to power its huge fleet of trucks, and may look into selling E-85 at the 383 gas stations it owns