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DTN Weekly Distillers Grains Update
Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Apr 7, 2014 01:21 PM CDT

A wide array of topics crucial to the distillers grains industry are planned for the 18th Distillers Grains Symposium, May 14-15 in Irving, Texas. The annual event is hosted by the Distillers Grains Technology Council.

Kurt A. Rosentrater, executive director of the Distillers Grains Technology Council, and the council's board of directors have worked since September building the agenda and list of symposium speakers to cover issues crucial to the industry, Rosentrater said.

An important topic that will again be covered at this year's event is low-oil DDG.

"An estimated 85% of ethanol plants are now extracting oil, and that ...

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