Ethanol supporters are calling the EPA’s final rule on E15 a win. Minnesota Senator Tina Smith said the final rule is very good news for corn farmers. “It’s a big boost to corn growers and ethanol producers in Minnesota who have been waiting and hoping for this for quite some time.” Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue also applauded the move, saying while the Trump Administration and USDA continue to expand the domestic ethanol market, they are also fighting for more export markets in Brazil, Mexico, China and other countries.
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