Fri Nov 21, 2014 04:27 PM CST Given the track record of EPA to keep moving the final decision of overall 2014 regulated blending limits down the road through the year, it isn't much of a surprise that a "final" decision will be pushed off even further. This has sparked additional buyer support into the ethanol futures market, leading to aggressive spot market gains.
Tue Nov 18, 2014 03:31 PM CST The two-day slide in corn markets helped to break the aggressive market support which has been so prevalent in nearby ethanol contracts. At least temporarily, spot traders focused on falling production costs offsetting supply concerns which have helped support the market over the last few weeks.
Tue Nov 18, 2014 10:33 AM CST A new study found farmers around the world have responded to higher crop prices during the past decade mainly by using existing land more efficiently and not by converting forest and grassland to cropland.
Tue Nov 11, 2014 03:31 PM CST The U.S. Grains Council hosted a group of Japanese DDGS importers on an educational tour to help relieve fears about low-oil DDGS and educate them on its use in livestock rations.
Thu Nov 6, 2014 05:29 PM CST Strong recent gains in the ethanol futures market has continued through the first week of November. Traders continue to focus on higher spot month futures prices with the expectation that demand support from domestic and export markets will remain firm.