Home > EPA

Archive for the "EPA" Tag

  1. Top Ag News
    Senators From Oil-Producing States Set to Meet With Trump on RFS Deal

    Recent media reports outlining a possible agreement on the Renewable Fuel Standard may sound promising for the biofuels industry and agriculture, but […]

    September 18, 2019
  2. Top Ag News
    Trade tensions, oversupply, and SREs drive biofuel plant shutdowns

      Trade tensions, the Trump administration’s decisions on biofuel policy, and an oversupply of ethanol are placing ethanol plants in a tight spot […]

    September 17, 2019
  3. Top Ag News
    EPA Ends 2015 WOTUS Rule

    Farm groups declared victory Thursday after the Trump administration formally ended the 2015 waters of the U.S. rule. EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler, […]

    September 13, 2019
  4. Top Ag News
    RFS Policy Change Negotiations Ongoing

    Sen. Grassley: ‘Very Much Involved’ in Negotiations With White House President Donald Trump has touted an impending biofuels policy announcement in response […]

    September 11, 2019
  5. Top Ag News
    Executive Branch Biofuels Draft Plan Falls Short of Expectations

    Reuters writers Chris Prentice and Stephanie Kelly reported late last week that, “U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to meet with Department of Agriculture […]

    September 9, 2019
  6. Top Ag News
    RFS Commenters Focus on Waivers

    EPA didn’t ask for public comments on the small-refinery waivers program; nevertheless, the agency received a number of comments calling on it […]

    September 5, 2019
  7. Top Ag News
    Trump Seeks Biofuels Plan

    President Donald Trump will soon announce a plan to mitigate the effects of EPA’s small-refinery exemptions, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue told farmers […]

    August 29, 2019
  8. Top Ag News
    Docs Show EPA Ignored OMB on Waivers

    The White House Office of Management and Budget showed EPA how to account for biofuel gallons lost to small-refinery waivers, but the […]

    August 27, 2019
  9. Top Ag News
    Federal Court Sends WOTUS Back to EPA

    The 2015 waters of the United States, or WOTUS, rule has suffered another legal blow as a federal court in Georgia sent […]

    August 23, 2019
  10. Top Ag News
    EPA Evaluates Pesticides for Use on Hemp

    The EPA received 10 pesticide applications to expand their use on hemp. The 10 requests are the result of the December 2018 […]

    August 22, 2019