Archive for 2010

Study: Not extending ethanol tax credit would cost Nebraska nearly 14,000 jobs

LINCOLN, NE – Nebraska would lose more than 13,700 jobs should the Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit (VEETC) not be renewed before it expires in … Read More »

USDA: Nebraska corn farmers to plant 9.2 million acres

LINCOLN, NE – Farmers in Nebraska intend to plant some 9.2 million acres of corn this year, about 1 percent more than the 9.15 million … Read More »

Cornstalk February 2010

Focuses on the corn checkoff being created by farmers for farmers.

Updated estimates positive for ethanol but concerns remain

LINCOLN, NE—The Environmental Protection Agency’s updated regulations implementing the expanded Renewable Fuels Standard include an important credit for distillers grains, a feed ingredient produced by … Read More »

Nebraska Corn Board: California fuel regulations will have significant impact on Nebraska’s rural economy

LINCOLN, NE – California’s low carbon fuels standards were given final approval by the state’s Office of Administrative Law last week and are set to … Read More »

Nebraska farmers conduct, support award-winning campaigns

LINCOLN, NE – Nebraska corn farmers, through the Nebraska Corn Board and Nebraska Corn Growers Association, created one award winning campaign that reached out to … Read More »

Crop report has ‘record breaking’ written all over it

LINCOLN, NE – Nebraska farmers brought in a record 1.58 billion bushel corn crop this growing season – produced on nearly 4 percent fewer acres … Read More »

Corn: Food and Fuel

From time to time there’s talk that corn-based ethanol is akin to taking a food crop (corn) to produce a fuel (ethanol). This argument is … Read More »

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