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Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Feb 19, 2014 11:25 AM CST

An Idaho ethanol plant will use new milling technology that will increase ethanol yield, according to an article by the Twin Falls Times-News (http://bit.ly/…).

Pacific Ethanol's plant in Burley, Idaho will use ICM Inc.'s Selective Milling Technology. The company's grinding equipment will increase exposure of corn starches, resulting in improved yield and performance. The technology also reduces viscosity and increases oil recovery.

Capturing corn oil from either corn during ethanol production or from the resulting distillers grains has been a booming trend in U.S. ethanol plants that began to increase profit margins and provide an additional revenue stream ...

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