Ethanol http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en The Nutritional Value Of Distiller’s Grains Is Changing http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/nutritional-value-distiller-s-grains-changing <div class="node-body article-body">As ethanol plants look for ways to extract more value from distillers grains, the nutritional value of the byproduct is changing. Here's what you should watch for if you feed distillers grains.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/nutritional-value-distiller-s-grains-changing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/nutritional-value-distiller-s-grains-changing#comments Beef Cattle Feed Ethanol Nutrition Tips For Profit Thu, 02 Jan 2014 16:53:00 +0000 69751 at http://beefmagazine.com EPA Proposes Reduced Ethanol Requirement http://beefmagazine.com/ethanol/epa-proposes-reduced-ethanol-requirement <div class="node-body article-body">The Environmental Protection Agency proposes to reduce the levels of renewable fuels for blending into gasoline and diesel next year. According to the proposal, "While this range represents a reduction in comparison to the statutory volumes for 2014, it nonetheless represents an increase relative to projected 2013 corn-ethanol consumption of about 12.3 billion gal…” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ethanol/epa-proposes-reduced-ethanol-requirement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ethanol/epa-proposes-reduced-ethanol-requirement#comments Ethanol Cattle Markets Sat, 16 Nov 2013 15:36:00 +0000 68151 at http://beefmagazine.com EPA Proposes To Scale Back Renewable Fuel Quota http://beefmagazine.com/ethanol/epa-proposes-scale-back-renewable-fuel-quota <div class="node-body article-body">EPA has lowered the target for renewable fuels, including ethanol distilled from corn, for 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ethanol/epa-proposes-scale-back-renewable-fuel-quota" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ethanol/epa-proposes-scale-back-renewable-fuel-quota#comments Ethanol Business Beef Advocacy Fri, 15 Nov 2013 22:37:00 +0000 68101 at http://beefmagazine.com Stoke Up The RFS Pressure http://beefmagazine.com/blog/stoke-rfs-pressure <div class="node-body blog-body">“ … In the seven years since the policy was enacted, the RFS has failed to meet its goals of protecting the environment and reducing dependence on foreign oil. It has and is forcing Americans to pay more for fuel, and it has raised food prices around the world. And yet, ethanol lobbying groups continue to argue on behalf of the policy, armed with an array of invalid claims.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/stoke-rfs-pressure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/stoke-rfs-pressure#comments Ethanol Cattle Markets Tips For Profit BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 08 Oct 2013 15:19:00 +0000 65802 at http://beefmagazine.com No Farm Bill Likely To Really Benefit Cattle Producers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/no-farm-bill-likely-really-benefit-cattle-producers <div class="node-body blog-body">Ethanol has greatly improved the profitability of farming, while downgrading the profitability of the cattle industry. In the longer term, the system will likely find a new balance, and the result will be a larger farming industry, a smaller cattle industry, and higher food and energy prices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/no-farm-bill-likely-really-benefit-cattle-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/no-farm-bill-likely-really-benefit-cattle-producers#comments Ethanol Government Sustainability My View From The Country Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:11:00 +0000 60442 at http://beefmagazine.com Ethanol Mandate Drives Up Food Prices, Hurts Restaurants http://beefmagazine.com/ethanol/ethanol-mandate-drives-food-prices-hurts-restaurants <div class="node-body article-body">A new study by PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers) shows the effect that the Renewable Fuels Standard has on food costs for chain restaurants. The study found that total costs increase by as much as $2.5 billion for quick-service restaurants, or 10%; and full-service restaurants see costs increase buy up to $691 million, or nearly 9%. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ethanol/ethanol-mandate-drives-food-prices-hurts-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ethanol/ethanol-mandate-drives-food-prices-hurts-restaurants#comments Ethanol Retail Thu, 27 Jun 2013 09:47:00 +0000 58062 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry Sees Record Wholesale Beef Prices, But Not Profits http://beefmagazine.com/blog/industry-sees-record-wholesale-beef-prices-not-profits <div class="node-body blog-body">Even more important than the lack of profitability in the beef industry is the concern over beef demand. Economists continue to warn the industry about the growing disparity between beef prices and those of pork and poultry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/industry-sees-record-wholesale-beef-prices-not-profits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/industry-sees-record-wholesale-beef-prices-not-profits#comments Cattle Prices Ethanol Cattle Markets Sustainability Tips For Profit My View From The Country Thu, 16 May 2013 18:30:00 +0000 55102 at http://beefmagazine.com Are We Headed For A Farmland Crash? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-we-headed-farmland-crash <div class="node-body blog-body">Land -- God isn’t making any more of it. And, with other investment opportunities lacking, farmers, ranchers, and plenty of people outside of agriculture, continue to eagerly invest in this precious asset. The result has been extremely high and growing land prices. Could we be headed for a crash?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-we-headed-farmland-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-we-headed-farmland-crash#comments Ethanol Pasture/Land Values Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 03 Apr 2013 17:24:00 +0000 52551 at http://beefmagazine.com Exploring New And Novel Cattle Feed Alternatives http://beefmagazine.com/blog/exploring-new-and-novel-cattle-feed-alternatives <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite the fact that more than 70% of the U.S. was impacted by a drought in 2012, the U.S. harvested 11.8 billion bu. of corn last year. One would think that a smaller U.S. cowherd combined with a corn surplus would translate into cheaper cattle feed prices, but competition from ethanol and the food industry means producers can expect continued high feed prices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/exploring-new-and-novel-cattle-feed-alternatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/exploring-new-and-novel-cattle-feed-alternatives#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Beef Cattle Feed Ethanol Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 27 Feb 2013 09:25:00 +0000 51131 at http://beefmagazine.com Ethanol Policy Is Busted http://beefmagazine.com/ethanol/ethanol-policy-busted <div class="node-body article-body"> That is the bottom line message of a statement issued by a coalition of livestock and meat associations Nov. 16 in the wake of the Environmental Protection Agency’s refusal to grant a waiver to the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) mandate for corn ethanol production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ethanol/ethanol-policy-busted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ethanol/ethanol-policy-busted#comments Cattle Market Weekly Cattle Feed Prices Ethanol Tips For Profit Sat, 24 Nov 2012 16:46:00 +0000 46961 at http://beefmagazine.com