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Liberal groups target Joni Ernst with nearly $1 million in attacks

Three liberal groups say they intend to spend nearly $1 million trying to defeat GOP U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst.

Green Fields: EPA too slow on RFS, oil group says

A top oil and gas trade group criticized the agency in charge of overseeing the country's renewable fuels mandate for not yet announcing how much ...

Bill helps Iowa's renewable fuels move forward

The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association (IRFA) today joined Iowa Governor Terry Branstad, Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds and several renewable fuels and agriculture industry leaders at ...

New poll gives Terry Branstad 8-point edge in governor's race

A new survey of Iowa voters shows Gov. Terry Branstad with an eight-point lead over challenger Jack Hatch, adding to a scattershot of polling data ...

Iowa ranks low for keeping up with gas tax

A new report shows Iowa is one of 10 states where the gas tax, when considering inflation, is at a historic low.

6 Stories to Read Right Now: RFS, Ethanol and Biofuels

Branstad thinks EPA likely to reconsider ethanol volume

EPA plan dried up biofuel investments

Iowa's outsized influence

The 2016 hopefuls are already trekking to Iowa — just as the Environmental Protection Agency is considering a reduction in the required percentage of ethanol ...

Farmers heading to central Iowa for Iowa Pork Congress, Land Expo, Power Show this month