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Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Thu Jan 23, 2014 03:22 PM CST

While talk around the farm bill remains quiet in Washington, discussion about the Renewable Fuels Standard is heating up as EPA's comment deadline on its proposal approaches on Tuesday.

The National Corn Growers Association praised lawmakers in both chambers for sending letters to EPA on Thursday opposing the change in the law.

EPA’s proposed rule would set the total biofuels target for this year at 15.2 billion gallons, nearly 3 billion gallons below the 18.15 billion gallon target set in the 2007 law. The biodiesel target would be 1.28 billion gallons, which is below current industry production levels of around ...

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