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Washington Insider -- Friday
Fri May 2, 2014 05:57 AM CDT

Here's a quick monitor of Washington farm and trade policy issues from DTN's well-placed observer.

EPA Still Considering Final Rule on Biofuel Requirements for 2014

The Environmental Protection Agency still has under consideration the amount of corn-based ethanol and other biofuels that it will require to be blended into the nation's transportation fuel supply this year. In fact, the rule covering the mandatory Renewable Fuels Standard has not yet been sent to the White House Office of Management and Budget, which has the final sign-off on federal regulations.

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  • Cash Rent Reset - 1 With sub-$4 corn forecast for multiple years, growers need to make a preemptive strike on their 2...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Senior Partners - 5 This fatherly financial advice is meant to prevent heartaches should the farm economy suffer anot...
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