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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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Quick View
  • Betting on Shorter Beans Researchers at the University of Nebraska and Purdue University have pinpointed a gene that produ...
  • Super Food Silage has never gone out of fashion in Bath County, Kentucky, even when the lure of $6- to $8-pe...
  • Farmers Pivot Back After Storms The majority of center pivots damaged by severe weather earlier this summer in Nebraska are up an...
  • Pick Contingency Plans - 3 As crop prices and insurance coverage swoon, farmers may need to supplement incomes with federal ...
  • Weathering the Drought Parts of the panhandle and western Oklahoma are still considered as being in extreme or exception...
  • AFBF Appeal The American Farm Bureau Federation asked a federal appeals court to reverse a lower court's Sept...
  • Pick Contingency Plans - 2 Commodity payments are largely capped at $125,000 per person. People must also report under $900,...
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