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MAY CORN
$3.584(+2)
JULY CORN
$3.672(+2)
SEPTEMBER CORN
$3.744(-4)

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636 million – The difference in the amount of corn bushels needed to meet the RFS volume EPA set for 2017 and the amount needed to meet the effective volume after the waivers.

 

There are 38 other reasons why the EPA shouldn’t grant any more small refinery exemptions.

 

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Corn Growers and Soil Health Partnership Represented at Recent Sustainable Agriculture Event

NCGA attended the Coalition for Agricultural Greenhouse Gases (C-AGG) Spring 2019 meeting last week in Sacramento, California. The multi-stakeholder coalition sees agricultural lands as playing a key role in building sustainable agriculture and reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emission. The event was sponsored in part by the California Department of …

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