TITLE

Corn-for-Gasoline: Kill the Livestock, Starve the People

AUTHOR(S)
Baker, Marcia Merry
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Executive Intelligence Review;11/23/2012, Vol. 39 Issue 46, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the rejection by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of an appeal to waive the Federal Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS), which mandates the annual volumes of biodiesel and ethanol. Rob Green, executive director of the National Council of Chain Restaurants, states that he is very disappointed with the decision of EPA. It also discusses the survey by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on the impact of higher corn price on cattle.
ACCESSION #
83744177

 

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