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Farm Bill provides $250M to USDA for BAP, expands loan guarantees

Farm Bill provides $250M to USDA for BAP, expands loan guarantees

February 24, 2014 |

In Washington, the Farm Bill provides $250 million to the USDA for the development and construction of commercial-scale biorefineries that produce advanced biofuels in Section 9003. Mandatory budget authority for Section 9003 totals $100 million for this year, and $50 million for 2015 and 2016, and discretionary funding can reach $75 million. The bill also […]

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Senate sees biofuels legislation for 2013 Farm Bill

Senate sees biofuels legislation for 2013 Farm Bill

May 13, 2013 |

In Washington, Sens. Al Franken (D-MN) and Tom Harkin (D-IA) have introduced legislation to support agricultural energy technologies such as advanced biofuels and biogas to be included in the 2013 Farm Bill. The Rural Energy Investment Act contains programs like the Biorefinery Assistance Program and the Biomass Research and Development Initiative. It is co-sponsored by […]

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