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Please join the U.S. Grains Council in welcoming its newest member, Lakeview Energy, LLC.
Lakeview Energy is a renewable energy company based in Chicago, Illinois, with investments in biofuels and wind energy. The biofuels division holds investments in two biorefineries located in Merrill, Iowa and Coshocton, Ohio. Both plants combined produce 100 million gallons of biofuel, 300,000 tons of distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS) and 20 million pounds of corn oil.
Please join the U.S. Grains Council in welcoming its newest members, Iroquois Bio-Energy Company, LLC (IBEC).
IBEC is a 50 million gallon-per-year ethanol plant located in Rensselaer, Indiana. It annually processes 457,000 metric tons (18 million bushels) of corn from Indiana farmers into ethanol and produces 144,000 tons of distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS).
The company strives to provide the upmost satisfaction in customer care while offering a high-quality, consistent product to its end-users.
Attendees at the U.S. Grains Council’s 54th Annual Board of Delegates meeting in Omaha, Nebraska had the opportunity to participate in a silent auction that included items like hand-crafted jewelry, signed copies of Howard G. Buffett’s 40 Chances: Finding Hope in a Hungry World, a set of golf clubs and a hand-crafted signed bottle of bourbon-whiskey.
These offerings and more proved to be a significant draw, with attendees bidding generously.
Please join the U.S. Grains Council in welcoming its newest member, Non-Metals, Inc.
Non-Metals, based in Bolingbrook, Illinois, exports grains and animal feed ingredients from the United States to China and other south Asian markets. The company also exports a variety of other non-agricultural industrial commodities. With the stable cooperation of ethanol plants located in the Midwest, Non-Metals has been shipping high-quality U.S. distiller’s dried grains with solubles to Asian markets since 2009.