This is the first issue of a monthly newsletter focusing on renewable energy and U.S. agriculture. The newsletter is free of charge.
The newsletter will provide information and analysis from agricultural economists and others on current issues facing the emerging renewable energy industry.  We hope you will find the newsletter of value and look forward to hearing from you about issues and topics.
Funding for the newsletter comes from the Ag Marketing Resource Center (AgMRC).  AgMRC is a national virtual value-added agriculture center (  Funded in part by USDA, AgMRC is located at Iowa State University.
Don Hofstrand
Ag Marketing Resource Center
Iowa State University Extension