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November 23, 2014

EPA Considers E15; Ethanol- Food Price Debate; Peanuts; Food Safety; Rural Economy; WIC-Obesity; Climate Change and Hunger

EPA Considers E15

Reuters writer Ayesha Rascoe reported yesterday that, “The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Thursday it is seeking public comment on whether to allow a higher level of ethanol to be blended into gasoline. [Note: more complete details on this EPA development can be viewed here].

“Growth Energy and more than 50 ethanol manufacturers petitioned the EPA last month to raise the maximum blend level for ethanol in gasoline from 10 percent to as much as 15 percent.”

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