The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today released its delayed proposed biofuel blending volumes under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) for 2021 and 2022. The proposal calls for 13.52 billion gallons of conventional biofuel in 2021, a nearly 1.5...
The first US industrial scale renewable natural gas facility using agricultural residues as its feedstock began production operations in Nevada, Iowa. Following 2 1/2 years of construction and transformation of VERBIO's Nevada plant, Greg Faith, President and General Manager...
With agriculture being responsible for about 20% of global CO2 emissions, carbon-efficient agricultural practices can significantly contribute to combat climate change. BASF will establish a program that allows farmers to track and profit from practices reducing CO2 emissions, underlining...
The U.S. Energy Information Administration says ethanol production last week averaged 1.06 million barrels a day, up 21,000 on the week and 98,000 on the year. Iowa State University's Center for Agricultural and Rural Development says ethanol margins dipped a...
Variations in soil properties and topography changes across production fields impact crop growth and management strategies. Compared to the whole-field management, zone management optimizes input utilization, improves agricultural productivity and leads to site-specific management on a smaller-scale area. Site-specific...
Farmland Partners Inc. (NYSE: FPI) (the "Company") today announced updates on the development of solar projects on certain of its farms in Illinois. The first project consists of approximately 432 acres, with power production tentatively slated to commence as...
The path toward decarbonization in road transportation in the EU will require a multifaceted approach that, besides traditional biofuels, also includes the use of renewable electricity, green hydrogen, and other advanced biofuels. This, along with regulations banning the sale...
In comments submitted to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Growth Energy discussed the continued innovation of low-carbon biofuels and the importance of appropriately crediting farmers for their efforts to address climate change. These comments are in...
As leaders from around the world descend on Glasgow, Scotland for the 26th U.N. Climate Change Conference, also referred to as COP26, the Renewable Fuels Association reminds them that ethanol and other renewable fuels are available-today-to jumpstart global decarbonization...
Indigo Agriculture, a company leveraging nature and technology to unlock economic and environmental progress in agriculture, today announced a deepened commitment to advancing discovery in soil carbon science, enabled by the acquisition of Soil Metrics - an industry-leading technology...
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