As promised by EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler, the agency on Thursday launched a new online dashboard with information about small-refinery waivers to the Renewable Fuel Standard.
Business & Inputs
DTN's hypothetical ethanol plant continues to see pressure from falling ethanol prices, as ethanol producers across the country continue to churn out gallons.
Nebraska Farm Bureau is partnering with the non-profit insurer Medica out of Minneapolis, Minnesota, to offer a new association health plan that the group sees possibly saving full-time farmers and ranchers on insurance premiums.
Domestic ethanol stocks decreased during the week-ended Sept. 14 despite a 3% gain in production as East Coast ethanol supplies dropped nearly 8%.
NAES Corporation on Wednesday announced it has been selected by owner BioMass Solution LLC to operate and maintain Red River Biorefinery in Grand Forks, North Dakota.
Track interest rate trends in benchmark rates, farm mortgages, operating credit, farm machinery and feeder loans, based on DTN sources and Federal Reserve surveys of ag banks.
Omaha-based Green Plains Inc. continues to execute an announced plan to make its company more profitable.
Ag Interest Rate
|DTN Ag Interest Rate Snapshot|
|TODAY||- LAST YEAR|
|CCC Loan Rate||3.125||2.250|
|Real Estate *||4.53||4.24|
|Feeder Livestock *||4.48||4.01|
|Farm Machinery *||5.44||4.14|
|* Federal Reserve's quarterly average|
|effective interest rates at ag banks.|