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Feds: Lake Erie algae bloom in 2015 was largest on record

posted on November 13, 2015 at 4:16 PM

The algae bloom that spread across Lake Erie this summer was the largest on record and left behind a thick, paint-like scum that covered an area roughly the size of New York City, government scientists said Tuesday. Full Story

Proposed Rule for Farms Aims to Improve Lake Erie

posted on December 5, 2014 at 3:09 PM

Ohio's lawmakers are taking their first step toward slowing the spread of algae in Lake Erie since a toxin contaminated the drinking water for more than 400,000 people. Legislation approved in the state House would ban farmers in much of... Full Story

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

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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