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EnviroChemist

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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 1:06:13 AM

Ethanol fell after an analyst said corn planting may exceed U.S. estimates. The biofuel’s discount to gasoline tightened for a third day.

“Ethanol is really falling along with corn today,” said Will Babler, a broker in Galena, Illinois, for Atten Babler Risk Management LLC. “The market is still looking for direction on total acres, yield prospects and weather outlooks. There’s a lot of debate going on about the different factors.”
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NedW
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Message Posted: Aug 20, 2013 12:26:27 AM

Thank you for submitting this article, EnviroChemist.
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remay
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Message Posted: Aug 20, 2013 12:12:11 AM

So is its BTU...
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Ply440GTX
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 4:19:44 PM

EtOH needs to fall in to non-existence!
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bston
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 4:00:17 PM

No ethanol for our vehicles.
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werich44
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 8:21:07 AM

Get rid of Ethanol and get rid of obama.
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dandvicb
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 6:24:12 AM

Greed & the SPECULATORSGreed & the SPECULATORS
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DirtDauber
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 1:08:31 AM

Just say "NO."
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Bruno44
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 1:08:26 AM

Ethanol is like a Hoover vacuum cleaner: It Sucks. Get rid of ethanol.
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jetskijerry
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 1:07:47 AM

stop ethanol
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Thomtec
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 1:06:06 AM

Ok
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Zonk
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 1:05:30 AM

No more ethanol in gasoline.
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garman87
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 1:05:15 AM

No more corn period.
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burgman400
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 12:59:57 AM

good idea
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TheeRedRam
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 12:59:31 AM

And still old again
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alaric76
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 12:56:48 AM

make it from hemp!
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seahawks
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 12:56:41 AM

not from a food source!!!
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burgman400
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 12:55:26 AM

ethanol should be made of sugar beets not corn
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rahcat
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 12:08:56 AM

Ban ethanol.
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Night Owl
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 11:34:13 PM

No more corn ethanol.
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Tekkersmom57
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 10:48:31 PM

Sounds like most of us on this sight don't want ethanol, yet it continues to be shoved down our throats!!!!
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 10:20:04 PM

Good right?
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PDQBlues
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 9:38:08 PM


Making fuel from food stuff has always been a big mistake. Food prices have been driven up. Corn ethanol has been pushed by the Midwestern politicians too far. It's time to stop this practice.
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JagXKR
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 9:10:16 PM

Food for stomach not for tank.
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 9:03:07 PM

Good.
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:51:56 PM

Good
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carefrey
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:51:19 PM

Ethanol gas is garbage!
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mark1962
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:49:49 PM

Good
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SteveHawk
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:49:43 PM

ethanol is destroying small engine get rid of it . Rather eat corn then have it in my gas
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:49:11 PM

The high cost of oil is the cause for high food prices not the making of ethanol. It is mostly the excess corn used for ethanol. Find out the true facts and stop listening to the Big Oil Company LIES.
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abcdMA
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:48:05 PM

Food is not fuel
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73amx
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:46:18 PM

grow the corn, but use it feed the people, not ruin our cars
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:42:50 PM

no
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:40:52 PM

get rid of ethanol
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brian1145
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:39:25 PM

Last years dry weather is over.
We've got more corn than the farmers can get to market.
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slkmoo
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:37:16 PM

waste waste waste
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Flashcube
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:37:03 PM

It's getting harder and harder to find pure gas with no ethanol.
I'm still finding a few PURE stations that handle it, but they are few and far between.
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:36:42 PM

Good points, itsme.
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:33:24 PM

toadNY, it looks like you are another memory challenged wing nut because the ethanol mandate was passed in 2005, when we had a RepubliTWIT majority in Congress and Bush was President!
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TravellinTom
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:28:22 PM

Very dumb to be burning our food. If it was better, or at least equal to, gasoline, there may be some discussion !
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JCClark2012
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:27:52 PM

It's a hit or miss I guess
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toadNY
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:26:50 PM

fedupMN, an the democrats want to raise it to 15%!
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Itsme
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:25:14 PM

Ethanol produces:
1. lower fuel mileage per gallon
2. higher food prices

Let's see lower gas prices and especially grocery prices.
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toadNY
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:25:00 PM

What does it cost to plow the fields, plant the corn water the corn harvest the corn than turn it in to ethanol? Because as the Smartest people in the world we are the only ones that I know Burn there food for fuel! An get less from it!
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fedupMN
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:23:51 PM

The Energy Policy Act of 2005 (Pub.L. 109–58) is a bill passed by the United States Congress on July 29, 2005, and signed into law by President George W. Bush on August 8, 2005, at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Looks like the Republicans were behind the whole thing.
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:23:22 PM

ethanol not a good solution
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:20:32 PM

Ban ethanol
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:17:41 PM

No food for fuel
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:14:57 PM

Eat corn
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scottydoesnt
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:13:52 PM

Waste of effort in my opinion.
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:12:30 PM

More ethanol will be over planted.
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