TITLE

Texas farmer wades into 'feed versus fuel' battle

PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;1/23/2012, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the debate over the use of corn as fuel in the U.S. in 2012. It criticizes media coverage on corn usage for sensationalizing trends by comparing demand from the ethanol industry against that from livestock. It forecasts an increase in corn productivity because of growth in demand from the industry. Challenges facing the industry concerning the weather are noted.
ACCESSION #
71522789

 

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