Recent Stories by reuters
Aug 07, 2020 by reuters
Reduced clout could complicate the industry's efforts to secure changes to U.S. biofuel policy that producers say would shore up demand for corn-based ethanol, but which face strong opposition from oil refiners.
Jul 28, 2020 by reuters
The U.S. biofuel industry may have to depend on Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue for aid assistance, Senator Chuck Grassley from Iowa said Tuesday.
Jul 28, 2020 by reuters
The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Monday warned residents against planting unsolicited packages of seeds arriving from China because they could harm the environment.
Jul 21, 2020 by reuters
Bayer failed to persuade a California appeals court to overturn a verdict favoring a school groundskeeper who claimed its Roundup weed killer caused his cancer but reduced the amount of damages by 74% to $20.5 million.
Jul 17, 2020 by reuters
U.S. lawmakers from Iowa are trying to add aid for the biofuels industry into a pending coronavirus relief package in the Senate, U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley said on Friday.
Jul 15, 2020 by reuters
Green Plains Inc, one of the biggest U.S. ethanol producers, sued Archer Daniels Midland Co on Tuesday, accusing the global grain trader of manipulating the price of the biofuel.
Jul 10, 2020 by reuters
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday his not currently thinking about negotiating a "Phase 2" trade deal with China as relations between Washington and Beijing sour.
Jul 07, 2020 by reuters
Bayer shares fell more 6% on Tuesday after a U.S. judge questioned part of the German company's proposed settlement to deal with future claims relating to allegations that Roundup caused cancer.
Jul 02, 2020 by reuters
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has put on hold indefinitely a proposal for the amount of biofuels refiners must blend into their fuel next year, two sources familiar with the matter said.
Jun 30, 2020 by reuters
U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley said he supported a plan by one of his Senate colleagues to block the nomination of an EPA official until the agency makes clear how it would handle biofuel waivers.
Jun 25, 2020 by reuters
U.S. corn futures tumbled to the lowest in six weeks on Thursday and soybeans fell for a fourth straight day as forecasts for crop boosting rains across the U.S. Midwest reinforced prospects for bumper crops this year.
Jun 23, 2020 by reuters
A U.S. federal appeals court on Monday blocked California from requiring that Bayer AG label its glyphosate-based Roundup with a cancer warning, handing the company a victory in its ongoing litigation over the product.
Jun 22, 2020 by reuters
Bangkok’s pesticide ban could hit U.S. and Brazilian exports of wheat and soy that are worth more than $1 billion a year, according to United Nations data, potentially setting up a diplomatic showdown with Thailand.
Jun 18, 2020 by reuters
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has received 52 new petitions for retroactive biofuel blending waivers.
Jun 17, 2020 by reuters
The United States will take action "early and often" to challenge violations of the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement once it takes effect on July 1, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer told lawmakers.