Central Valley Farmers Team Up To Convert Beets To EthanolAmid the vast almond orchards and grape fields that surround Five Points in California's Central Valley, a once-dominant crop that has nearly disappeared from the state's farms is making a comeback: sugar beets.
Commercial Bakery To Pay $1.3M For Air ViolationsA commercial bakery in Lodi will pay $1.3 million for releasing harmful chemical vapors into the, according the the EPA.
On The Money: Ethanol Production Running Out Chicken Farms?In the fight for energy independence, there’s a big battle over ethanol, with California taking center stage -– and billions of dollars at stake.