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Setting the Record Straight

I was pleased to read AP reporter Deborah Jian Lee’s story on Jan. 12, saying …

The Biofuels Update

Yesterday I was sitting around wondering what I was going to write about today, searching …

How Much Corn Is in a Barrel of Oil?

A segment on the Discovery Channel’s show “How Stuff Works” caught my eye this week …

High Food Prices Hurt Consumers and Biofuels Companies

Yesterday, the New York Times wrote: “A United Nations food agency called on Tuesday for …

A Tale of Two Studies

Don Mitchell of the World Bank’s Development Prospects Group has released an official version of …

Purdue University Weighs In on What’s Driving Food Prices

The Farm Foundation recently released a report prepared by Purdue University agricultural economists on the …

Not a Secret After All

On Friday July 4, The Guardian newspaper of London published a story (“Secret report: biofuel …

Will the Press Set the Record Straight?

Last week, Roll Call revealed that the Grocery Manufacturers Association paid for a PR campaign …

Food AND Fuel

There’s been a lot of hype lately over biofuels starving the world, and unfortunately there’s …

Roll Call Reveals Who's Beating Up on Ethanol

Anna Smith of Roll Call today filed a story on how the Grocery Manufacturers Association …