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Market to Market (April 22, 2011)

posted on April 22, 2011 at 10:04 AM

Market to Market (April 22, 2011)
Full Program: A Midwest ethanol plant takes its algae operation to the next level. The head of the Environmental Protection Agency tells farmers the EPA is not targeting agriculture. Mother Nature delays spring planting in the north, while deadly storms wreak... Full Story

Algae Biomass Takes Commercial Step

posted on April 21, 2011 at 5:04 PM

Algae Biomass Takes Commercial Step
A Midwestern ethanol company has harnessed what they call "the next generation of renewable fuel" -- algae-based biofuel. Their towering vials of churning green biomass are known as photobioreactors. Full Story

Ethanol Company Brews Green Energy

posted on January 29, 2010 at 2:01 PM

Ethanol Company Brews Green Energy
The Agriculture Department estimates about 33 percent of this year's record 13.2 billion bushel corn crop will be used to produce ethanol. Full Story

Green Plains Unveils New Algae Production

posted on October 16, 2009 at 12:10 PM

Green Plains Unveils New Algae Production
Americans looking to Wall Street for signs of an economic recovery witnessed an emotional rally this week. Full Story

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