Ethanol Exports Prompt Global Conversation at ACE Conference

From flex fuels and carbon intensity to the future of ethanol and technological advancements, speakers at the American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) annual conference last week in Minneapolis continued to highlight ethanol’s unique advantages and overall value in the marketplace at home and abroad. 

A yearly event that attracts top ethanol leaders from around the country, the ACE conference provided a platform for discussions on critical domestic topics as well as sustainability and a bird’s eye view of ethanol globally.

Chinese Stakeholders Visit The U.S. To Learn Manure Management Techniques

A group of Chinese stakeholders and policymakers visited the United States last week to learn more about management and recycling methods for untreated manure, a practical but serious constraint facing continued expansion of livestock production there. 

The team visited Washington, D.C., Illinois and Indiana where they were able to see testing facilities, crop farms and livestock operations first hand.

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Dairy Cooperative Leaders from Morocco, India Meet, Share Experiences

Deep in the Anti-Atlas region of Morocco’s Sous plain, two of the world’s most cutting edge dairy cooperatives recently met for the first time. The U.S. Grains Council (USGC), with the financial and professional support of the Kansas Corn Commission, organized a technical exchange for India’s Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF) and Morocco’s COPAG.