Ethanol and agriculture effect of increased production on crop and livestock sectors

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StatementRobert House ... [et al.].
SeriesAgricultural economic report ;, no. 667
ContributionsHouse, Robert., United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.
LC ClassificationsHD1751 .A91854 no. 667
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Pagination16 p. :
Number of Pages16
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Open LibraryOL1162209M
LC Control Number94141462

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Ethanol and U.S. Agriculture. by Sally Kane and Michael LeBlanc. Ethanol produced from grain is viewed by many as a way to reduce energy imports, levels of carbon monoxide in the air, and surplus grain stocks. Federal and State governments helped to establish the fuel ethanol industry by providing direct payments, tax exemptions, and loan.

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In rural America, the boom in ethanol production has become a driver of economic development by adding significant value to bulk agricultural commodities, such as corn and sugar beets. Production. The US is the leading ethanol producer in the world, generating twice as much ethanol as Brazil, the world’s second largest producer.

• ethanol plant construction creates $60 million to $ million in additional income, and • ethanol plant operation creates $47 million to $ million in additional income. Those are powerful numbers and justify the local and state interest in ethanol production plants.

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(MTBE), and ethanol is taking over MTBE’s role (Dien et al., April ). Ethanol provides a clean octane replacement for MTBE. The California Energy Commission and the California Department of Food and Agriculture now support ethanol development, and ethanol’s use in California alone is expected to reach billion gallons by (Ross).

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During that month period, U.S. ethanol was exported to 74 countries, according to the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service. The U.S. Grains Council and its ethanol export market development partners – the Renewable Fuels Association and Growth Energy – have set a goal of boosting U.S.

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Pointing out that ethanol production now consumes more than 40 percent of the American corn crop (up from less than 15 percent in ), livestock groups like the National Turkey Federation and the National Beef Cattlemen’s Association directly blame federal ethanol policy for a host of problems and have called for an RFS repeal.

Legislators representing livestock-heavy districts also. Ethanol fuel is ethyl alcohol, the same type of alcohol found in alcoholic beverages, used as is most often used as a motor fuel, mainly as a biofuel additive for first production car running entirely on ethanol was the Fiatintroduced in in Brazil by l is commonly made from biomass such as corn or sugarcane.Commodity Last Change Open High Low Volume Date; Corn: s05/ Corn Jul s05/ DecEthanol is an alcohol fuel that’s distilled from plant materials, such as corn and sugar.

Alcohol fuels have been around for years, typically mixed with gasoline in a blend also known as gasohol.E10, with a ratio of 10% ethanol to 90% gasoline, can be used in any internal combustion engine, and many oil companies already blend their fuels that way.

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