Rising prices received for distillers dried grains and ethanol bolstered improving margins at DTN's hypothetical ethanol plant.
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Two pieces of legislation introduced in the United States House of Representatives this week are aimed at expanding ethanol markets.
During the opening session of Commodity Classic, leaders of the major commodity groups offered their takes on agriculture's moves to focus more on climate change, as well as the Biden administration's drive to lower greenhouse-gas emissions across the economy. Commodity...
Domestic ethanol inventories declined again last week as demand jumped over 10% while production recouped some of what was lost due to Winter Storm Uri-related issues the prior week.
Oil-producing states and refining interests ask the Supreme Court to maintain the small-refinery exemption program in the Renewable Fuel Standard.
The state of Nebraska filed a lawsuit on Monday to force a Mead, Nebraska, ethanol plant to act on orders to clean up.
Ag Interest Rate
|DTN Ag Interest Rate Snapshot|
|TODAY||- LAST YEAR|
|CCC Loan Rate||1.125||2.500|
|Real Estate *||3.94||4.72|
|Feeder Livestock *||4.31||5.05|
|Farm Machinery *||4.88||5.57|
|* Federal Reserve's quarterly average|
|effective interest rates at ag banks.|
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