In 2016, the U.S. ethanol industry…

Produced over 15.3 billion gallons of ethanol, with a value of over $22 billion in sales.

Created a total of 46.5 million tons of distiller’s grains.

Exported over 1.05 billion gallons to 10 countries

Purchased over $19 billion worth of corn from farmers in the U.S.

In 2017 the production of ethanol and its coproducts…

Supported nearly 360,000 full-time equivalent jobs.

Added nearly $44.4 billion to the nation’s gross domestic product.

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EPA chief fails to alleviate Iowans’ #E15 and RFS concerns https://t.co/8Wa8Xq84Lz #biofuel

via @NZ_Bioenergy

Here’s a quote that sums things up: “We are sick of the runaround on the E15,” said Kevin Ross, an Iowa farmer from Pottawattamie County, which Trump won with 58 percent of the vote. “This is something that has gone on way too long.”

via @JarrettRenshaw

With midterm elections on the horizon, there is mounting pressure for @EPA to deliver on sales of #E15YearRound and bring rural America the relief it needs. Check out @Reuters @JarrettRenshaw's article on the importance of #E15 to our farmers: reuters.com/article/us-usa…

via @GrowthEnergy

Here’s my on-the-ground story that looks at how ⁦@realDonaldTrump⁩ Trade/biofuel policy could impact mid term elections in Iowa. https://t.co/gC3HGyDeNi

via @JarrettRenshaw