IEG Policy is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Energy and Biofuels

Biofuels

Set Alert for Biofuels

Day ahead – Dec. 3, 2019: FDA nominee, EPA biofuel plan, Dairy checkoff pay

Natural Product Association (NPA) President and CEO Daniel Fabricant urged the Senate to quickly approve Stephen Hahn’s nomination to lead the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Meanwhile, comments filed by biofuels group Growth Energy were critical of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) plan to account for small refinery waivers and a new report detailed executive pay at the US dairy checkoff.

US Agricultural Policy US Food Policy

RFA keeps up pressure on EPA in comments on supplemental biofuel plan

Calls for the Trump administration Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to account for actual biofuel volumes waived by Small Refinery Exemptions (SREs) continued as the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) filed its comments on the agency’s supplemental plan to boost biofuels usage.

US Agricultural Policy Biofuels

Day ahead – Nov. 26, 2019: Ethanol market competition, US-China talks, Pesticide case

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) again determined there is sufficient competition in the US ethanol market. Meanwhile, US and Chinese trade officials held a phone call and agreed to continue discussions aimed at securing a Phase One trade deal and Bayer-owned Monsanto pleaded guilty to storing and using a banned pesticide.

US Agricultural Policy US Food Policy

US Washington week: Congress out, key USDA updates due in holiday week

The House and Senate are out for the week on the Thanksgiving holiday.
US Agricultural Policy US Food Policy

Day ahead – Nov. 22, 2019: US-China talks, Next budget deadline, EPA biofuels plan

Chinese President Xi Jinping said China wants to reach a Phase One trade deal with the US but is not afraid to retaliate if needed. Meanwhile, President Donald Trump signed legislation to keep the government funded through Dec. 20 and Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) said he is awaiting the details of EPA’s final biofuels plan before passing judgment on it.

US Agricultural Policy Budget and Financing

Trade, biofuel policy certainty would boost ag sector: FCA chief

The Farm Credit System remains strong and well capitalized, but more trade and biofuel policy certainty is needed to prevent further deterioration in the health of the ag sector, officials from the Farm Credit Administration (FCA) told the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit today (Nov. 19).

US Agricultural Policy Farm Incomes
See All

Renewable Energy

Set Alert for Renewable Energy

Cargill adopts 2030 supply chain greenhouse gas reduction targets

A new goal of reducing company supply chain greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 30% per ton of product by 2030 compared to 2017 levels, was announced by Cargill as part of its efforts to combat climate change Tuesday (Dec. 3).

US Agricultural Policy European Agricultural Policy

Day ahead – Dec. 3, 2019: FDA nominee, EPA biofuel plan, Dairy checkoff pay

Natural Product Association (NPA) President and CEO Daniel Fabricant urged the Senate to quickly approve Stephen Hahn’s nomination to lead the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Meanwhile, comments filed by biofuels group Growth Energy were critical of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) plan to account for small refinery waivers and a new report detailed executive pay at the US dairy checkoff.

US Agricultural Policy US Food Policy

RFA keeps up pressure on EPA in comments on supplemental biofuel plan

Calls for the Trump administration Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to account for actual biofuel volumes waived by Small Refinery Exemptions (SREs) continued as the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) filed its comments on the agency’s supplemental plan to boost biofuels usage.

US Agricultural Policy Biofuels
See All

Conventional Energy

Set Alert for Conventional Energy

Day ahead – Dec. 3, 2019: FDA nominee, EPA biofuel plan, Dairy checkoff pay

Natural Product Association (NPA) President and CEO Daniel Fabricant urged the Senate to quickly approve Stephen Hahn’s nomination to lead the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Meanwhile, comments filed by biofuels group Growth Energy were critical of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) plan to account for small refinery waivers and a new report detailed executive pay at the US dairy checkoff.

US Agricultural Policy US Food Policy

RFA keeps up pressure on EPA in comments on supplemental biofuel plan

Calls for the Trump administration Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to account for actual biofuel volumes waived by Small Refinery Exemptions (SREs) continued as the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) filed its comments on the agency’s supplemental plan to boost biofuels usage.

US Agricultural Policy Biofuels

US Washington week: Congress out, key USDA updates due in holiday week

The House and Senate are out for the week on the Thanksgiving holiday.
US Agricultural Policy US Food Policy
See All
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register