Monthly Archives: May 2012

(Indianapolis, IN) Corn Utilization and Technology Conference Coming Up

Georgia researchers will be sharing some of their latest research on aflatoxin and aflatoxin mitigation at the 2012 Corn Utilization and Technology Conference on June 12th, in Indianapolis, IN. With a theme of “Back to the Grind,” CUTC will feature … Continue reading

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(Washington, DC.) Labor Department Withdraws Proposed Child Labor Rules

The U.S. Department of Labor announced it would withdraw its proposed rule limiting farm children’s involvement in agricultural activities. The National Corn Growers Association sent a letter to Labor Secretary Hilda Solis applauding her decision. NCGA looks forward to working … Continue reading

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(Washington, DC.) EPA Approves E15 Use

The EPA has approved the first applications for registration of ethanol-blended gasoline containing 15 percent ethanol for production, and use in most flex fuel vehicles in 2010 or newer. Ethanol production in the US has directly employed about 70,000 Americans … Continue reading

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