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AgMRC Renewable Energy & Climate Change Newsletter: November 2011 Newsletter

The Renewable Energy Newsletter provides information and analysis from agricultural economists and others on current issues facing the emerging renewable energy industry.

This article examines world population growth and our ability to feed them.

This article examines whether corn use for ethanol will reach current projections.

This article discusses current research showing that climate change is beginning to impact crop yields.

This article provides an update to the supply and usage implications of a reduced 2011 corn crop.

This article discusses how current climate trends are impacting crop production in Iowa.

The spreadsheets listed provide data and trend lines for various components of the renewable energy industry. These files are updated with new information each month.

 

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