Summertime ban on sale of E15 impacts commerce, farmers

In a recent letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, 55 community leaders from the Midwest including Dist. 34 Sen. Curt Friesen urged Purdue to take action to lift the summertime ban on the sale of E15.
“Starting June 1 , outdated federal regulations cut off millions of drivers from a lower-cost fuel that supports farmers and rural manufacturing,” said Emily Skor, CEO of Growth Energy, a trade association that represents ethanol producers.

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