Restaurant study on RFS is a big turkey

Robinson, Elton
December 2012
Delta Farm Press Exclusive Insight;12/3/2012, p1
The article discusses the comment of National Council of Chain Restaurants executive director Rob Green on a study about renewable fuels standard (RFS) that blames the commodity market. According to Green, the PricewaterhouseCoopers study claims that 5.3 billion bushels of corn should not be used as food or livestock feed per year but must be processed to meet the 15-billion-gallon ethanol federal mandate. It also notes the Food and Agriculture Policy Research Institute study.


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