NCGA Requests Extension for RFS Waiver Comments
Last week the Environmental Protection Agency started the 30-day comment period on the waiver request of the Renewable Fuel Standard. On Aug. 31, NCGA President Garry Niemeyer sent a letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson requesting an additional 30-day extension, citing harvest and the uncertainty of this year’s corn crop. “Across the nation our members are beginning harvest, one of the busiest times of the year,” Niemeyer wrote. “Given the demands of harvest, I am concerned that...