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Feed grain buyers, suppliers arrive at Export Exchange 2018

BY U.S. Grains Council, Renewable Fuels Association, Growth Energy Found In:Coproducts, Business, PolicyMore than 200 international buyers and end-users of coarse grains and coproducts from upwards of 35 countries are arriving in Minneapolis for Export Exchange 2018, ready to meet with U.S. suppliers and service providers across the value chain. READ MORE

October 19, 2018

Global grain buyers embark For Export Exchange 2018

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, Coproducts, BusinessThe first half of 21 U.S. Grains Council trade teams are already on the ground exploring U.S. farm country as global grain buyers and U.S. sellers are set to arrive in Minneapolis Oct. 22 for Export Exchange 2018. READ MORE

October 18, 2018

Weighty Corn’s fiber separation process employed at Hungary plant

BY Weighty Corn Found In:Coproducts, BusinessPannonia Bio Zrt, a 130 MMGY fuel ethanol plant, built and operated a pilot plant for Weighty Corn’s fiber separation process in Hungary for more than a year. Pannonia Bio Zrt is now implementing the process on a commercial scale. READ MORE

October 18, 2018

In Depth: Innovations in Biomass-Based Diesel

BY Susanne Retka Schill Found In:Operations, Markets, Coproducts, Cellulosic, BusinessFROM THE NOVEMBER ISSUE: Renewable diesel and supercritical biodiesel address corn oil’s high FFA content in different ways. READ MORE

October 18, 2018

Opinion: Into November and Welcoming Winter

BY Lisa GibsonFound In:Operations, Markets, Coproducts, BusinessFROM THE NOVEMBER ISSUE: Editor Lisa Gibson previews the magazine, including feature articles about technologies used for producing coproducts, plant expansions, current ethanol construction projects, and more. READ MORE

October 17, 2018

Ace Ethanol begins construction of D3Max plant in Wisconsin

BY BBI International Found In:Coproducts, Cellulosic, BusinessD3Max LLC and Ace Ethanol LLC have started construction of the first D3Max facility at Ace Ethanol’s facility in Stanley, Wisconsin. Ace Ethanol will be the first ethanol plant to integrate the patented D3Max corn kernel fiber-to-ethanol technology. READ MORE

October 17, 2018

USGC: Exports of ethanol, DDGS up in marketing year 2017-‘18

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Coproducts, BusinessThe U.S. Grains Council has released final numbers for marketing year 2017-’18 exports. For the second year in a row, the U.S. has set a new record for exports of feed grains and coproducts, led by higher corn and ethanol shipments. READ MORE

October 17, 2018

Sylvatex, Trucent announce scale up of MicroX technology

BY Trucent Found In:Coproducts, BusinessSylvatex Inc. and Trucent recently announced successful scale up and blending of MicroX renewable blendstock from an optimized distillers corn oil (DCO) to free fatty acid (FFA) hydrolysis process. READ MORE

October 16, 2018

Red-hued yeasts hold clues to producing isobutanol

BY University of Wisconsin-Madison Found In:Coproducts, BusinessA red pigment called pulcherrimin, naturally produced by several strains of wild yeasts, is synthesized in part through the same biochemical pathway that researchers hope to use to improve production of isobutanol. READ MORE