Ethanol Fueling Rural Revival
by Erica Quinlan (AgriNews) … Kip Tom, a corn and soybean farmer in Kosciusko County, thinks the benefits of ethanol need to be talked about more. … “The consumer is saving money in their transportation fuel because of ethanol.
“It’s a cleaner-burning fuel, it’s an octane booster, the tail pipe emissions are less and it reduces our dependency on foreign oil.”
“We’re going to be hearing from special interest groups like the Club for Growth or the Heritage Foundation,” he said. “They don’t seem to understand how positive of an impact it’s had on our state or communities.
“I encourage not only farmers, but anyone in rural communities, to call Senator Young, Senator Donnelly and members of Congress to encourage their support of RFS and corn-based ethanol. It’s a big deal to Indiana and our country.” READ MORE