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Corn growers boost high-octane ethanol policy

Kevin Ross
NCGA President Kevin Ross, who farms in southwest Iowa, talks about the group’s policy priorities last week at the Commodity Classic in San Antonio. PHOTO / TOM BLOCK

Corn growers laid out their plans to protect and grow market share for ethanol-blended fuel last week at the Commodity Classic in San Antonio.

Voting delegates approved sev­­eral resolutions promoting ex­­panded infrastructure and more vehicle engines able to utilize high-octane, low carbon ethanol fuel blends. They also adopted language to keep ethanol fuel incentives on an even playing field with those provided for electric or other alternative fuel vehicles.

“There’s certainly a strong, strong push ...




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