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UK research finds ethanol byproducts could be good for poultry feed

UK research finds ethanol byproducts could be good for poultry feed

November 4, 2013 |

In the UK, chickens could be the unexpected beneficiaries of the growing biofuels industry, feeding on proteins retrieved from the fermenters used to brew bioethanol, thanks to research supported by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). It has long been known that the yeasty broth left over after bioethanol production is nutritious, but […]

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RFS waiver could raise feed costs for livestock, dairy producers: new study

RFS waiver could raise feed costs for livestock, dairy producers: new study

October 11, 2012 |

In Washington, waiving the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) in 2013 could actually result in higher net feeding costs for livestock and poultry producers, the Rnewable Fuels Association said following the release of a Cardno-ENTRIX report on the RFS waiver. The study found that if a waiver of the RFS did reduce biofuel output, trivial corn […]

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