An AFBF representative told the Environmental Protection Agency during a public hearing this week to follow the statute under the Renewable Fuel Standard. Randy Caviness, an Iowa Farm Bureau member, told the EPA to stay the course Congress laid out under the RFS. American Farm Bureau congressional relations director Andrew Walmsley explained in Thursday’s Newsline that EPA needs to reconsider the proposal.
“We’re all kind of left scratching our heads as to why EPA is not meeting the statutory requirements,” Walmsley said. Further, “There’s enough biofuel out there, there’s enough Renewable Identification Numbers, which is a system that helps refiners meet the standards available. So we’re telling EPA to stick