posted on November 8, 2013 03:18 PM
USDA Sec. Tom Vilsack says the ethanol industry is bumping up against a blend wall. He says the focus should not be so much on renewable fuel standard numbers, but more on how we can provide more, and better, distribution systems to get ethanol to all consumers across the country.
posted on December 23, 2010 01:47 PM
The former Governor of Iowa discusses the business of the USDA, the new Farm Bill, ethanol and bio-diesel fuels and revitalization of rural America.
Joining Vilsack are moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover, senior political writer for The Associated Press; and Kay Henderson, news director for Radio...
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posted on October 21, 2010 04:11 PM
The two candidates lay out renewable energy plans and current incentives and programs like the Iowa Power Fund.
This exchange was part of the "Des Moines Register Governor's Debate" between Gov. Chet Culver (D-West Des Moines) and Gov. Terry Branstad (R-Boone), recorded at Iowa Public...
posted on January 23, 2009 01:18 PM
Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey (R) discusses market volatility, budget deficits, disaster recovery, and politics. Joining him are Des Moines Register Political Columnist David Yepsen, and Associated Press Senior Political writer Mike Glover. Dean Borg hosts.
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posted on June 4, 2008 08:00 AM
Sen. John McCain talks about his opposition to subsidies, including subsidies for ethanol production.
posted on December 13, 2007 05:59 PM
Christopher Dodd, Barack Obama, Joe Biden and Hillary Clinton describe how they would address subsidies, conservation, and biofuels.
posted on December 12, 2007 06:03 PM
Mike Huckabee, Duncan Hunter and Tom Tancredo explain why they would not use ethanol mandates, but describe the other methods they would use to encourage ethanol production and use.
posted on October 10, 2005 12:24 PM
Borg: IOWA'S CORN, SOYBEANS AND WIND... WHAT ROLE DO THEY HAVE IN SUPPLYING THE NATION'S ENERGY NEEDS? WE'LL QUESTION STATE SENATOR JACK KIBBIE AND BRUCE RASTETTER OF HAWKEYE RENEWABLE FUELS, ON THIS EDITION OF "IOWA PRESS."
FUNDING FOR "IOWA PRESS" WAS PROVIDED BY "FRIENDS," THE IOWA PUBLIC...