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GROWING PROFITS - Demand for Crops as Biofuels Is, in Competition With Growing Global Food Demands


US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GROWING PROFITS - Demand for crops as bi, in competition with growing global food )

Scott
- 4164 days ago - financialsense.com
The US Dept of Agriculture estimates that around 17 percent of the 2006 US corn crop will be converted into ethanol, up from almost zero a decade ago; ethanol consumption is up more than 20 percent this year alone. Thanks to government ethanol mandates, t



   

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Scott Shaubel (816)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 7:49 am

The US Dept of Agriculture estimates that around 17 percent of the 2006 US corn crop will be converted into ethanol, up from almost zero a decade ago; ethanol consumption is up more than 20 percent this year alone. Thanks to government ethanol mandates, t
 

Scott Shaubel (816)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 9:44 am

I'm sure Patricia is a very nice person,.. perhaps just a "little" misguided.
 
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