Trump Escapes Blame for Ethanol Policy Hurting Corn Farmers
|07/12/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Midwest farmers and their Republican elected officials rarely miss a chance to shower President Donald Trump with praise when he takes actions they believe help agriculture, but they’re now parsing their words over the administration’s policies dealing with ethanol.
While they have offered their effusive thanks to Trump for his support for the Environmental Protection Agency to allow year-round sales of E15, a higher blend of ethanol, they have criticized that same agency but not the president over an EPA recommendation last week that could limit growth of the biofuels industry.
Tom Vilsack, a former U.S. agriculture secretary and Iowa governor, said read more >>>