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DTN Weekly Distillers Grains Update
Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Sep 16, 2013 10:51 AM CDT

DAVENPORT, Neb. (DTN) -- When you think about logs for fireplaces, dog treats and composite deck materials, distillers grains are probably not the first thing that come to mind. A Lexington, Neb., company is using their patented bulk densifying technology to expand their lines to a variety of new products, much of which use dried distillers grains as a source.

Rayeman Elements, Inc. in Lexington, Neb., began producing range cubes made from DDG in 2011. Range cubes are used as supplemental feed for cattle in winter when cornstalks are not available and cattle need additional nutrition.

Typically range cubes crumble ...

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