NEWS
Ethanol Blog
Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Dec 9, 2013 01:37 PM CST

A recent webinar sponsored by Ethanol Producer Magazine gave participants information about corn oil extraction and the effects of low-oil dried distillers grains on animal nutrition, according to an article by Ethanol Producer (http://bit.ly/…).

Approximately 80% of ethanol plants are now extracting corn oil and there has been a 30% increase corn oil use by the biodiesel market. Ethanol plants gained additional revenue by removing oil and it has become an important co-product of ethanol production.

Dr. Harold Tilstra, from Purina Animal Nutrition LLC, educated participants on the effects of low-oil distillers grains on the four primary species ...

Quick View
  • Is Your Burndown Working? A cool, wet spring and the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds mean farmers should take the extra...
  • Gains on Covers It took Jerry Doan several years and a lot of trials, but the North Dakota beef producer has lear...
  • Side-by-Sides and Cool Helmets Side-by-side manufactures continue to roll out new machines and machine updates. Here are two more.
  • Stress Test for Borrowers Farm finances rate an "A" now, but economists debate if that's good enough to handle a major corr...
  • Senators Question EPA A group of U.S. senators Wednesday told President Barack Obama that his administration has not fo...
  • Climate Work Ahead at USDA Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke about GOP complaints regarding the Obama administration's work wit...
  • Full-Circle Farming Bill Couser sees farming as a full circle. If it comes off the farm, it can go back into the farm.
  • Making the Grade What if corn isn't cheap the next five years? Fickle price projections can sway farm bill choices.
  • Ask the Vet What's my best bet for fly control?
Related News Stories
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments