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How to grow the economy and feed the world

By Barbara Wells, President and CEO, ArborGen Chair, BIO Food and Agriculture Section Governing Board …

Weekly Blog Roundup

This week in the blogosphere, attention students, according to the blog, smartplanet “Did you know …

Corn Growers Try to Understand Indirect Land Use Change

The National Corn Growers Association’s recent “Land Use: Carbon Impacts of Corn Based Ethanol 2009” …

Why ILUC Theory Bears No Resemblance to Reality

Iowa State’s Bruce Babcock has written a defense of the current economic equilibrium models used …

Strange Bedfellows Indeed

The Environmental Working Group, Friends of the Earth, the Grocery Manufacturers Association, the National Marine …

The Case for Correct Logic

Michael Grunwald of Time Magazine recently published a new, rather self-serving article in the Washington …

The Facts of Life on Waxman-Markey

You take the good, you take the bad, you take them both and there you …

Indirect Land Use Paradigm Change

A recent analysis by Iowa State University Biofuels Economist Robert Wisner argues that requirements for …

EPA Gathers Input on RFS

The EPA today held a public hearing on the RFS2 Rule and will be holding …

Opportunity Costs

The Washington Post this week reported on a carbon-credit proposal being put forward by Ecuador …