Latest Ethanol effect Stories

2014-02-12 16:21:42

DUBLIN, February 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/c8hhn8/ethanol_etoh) has announced the addition of the "Concise

2010-03-24 14:15:00

Grocery shoppers face hefty price increases if bad weather withers a U.S. corn crop that is now tethered to grain-intensive renewable fuel mandates.

2009-04-10 15:45:00

Food prices and federal spending on nutritional programs have risen due to the increase in gasoline prices, which has driven demand for ethanol production in the US.

2008-10-10 06:00:31

By Grant Schulte DES MOINES -- There are many things Bob Bowman will consider when he casts a ballot in this year's presidential race. The 58-year-old eastern Iowa farmer wants a strong free-trade advocate in the White House.

2008-09-06 00:00:25

By DIRK LAMMERS AP business writer SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Ethanol's wild ride has brought it quickly from political golden child to scapegoat for everything from soaring food prices and world hunger to pork-barrel spending.

2008-08-28 12:01:06

By STEVENSON JACOBS CUTLINES A customer looks at milk on display at JJ&F Market in Palo Alto, Calif. U.S. retail food prices have jumped nearly 6 percent this year -- triple the typical rate of inflation -- and the new prices tend to stick.

2008-08-24 12:00:27

By Stevenson Jacobs Associated Press NEW YORK -- As prices for crude oil and other commodities ease, consumers have gotten a small dose of relief at the gas pump. But don't expect less pain at the grocery counter. Food inflation is here to stay -- and will probably get worse for some things.

2008-08-10 15:00:20

By Matthew L. Wald In a move that could contribute to high global food prices, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has rejected a request to cut the government's quota for the use of ethanol in cars.

2008-07-19 06:00:28

By Leslie Reed, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Jul. 19--KEARNEY, Neb. -- It isn't "food versus fuel," members of Nebraska's Ethanol Board said Friday. Rather, the national debate should be a discussion of food and fuel, said David E.

2008-07-18 09:00:51

By Laura Hancock Deseret News PARK CITY -- Food prices may be rising, but at the Utah Farm Bureau conference here on Thursday, local farmers and ranchers said they have seen little of the profits.

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