Reported in Poet will 'pause production' at its Iowa plant that makes ethanol from corn cobs, husks. (Des Moines Register, 11/19/2019)
10/3/2019 update, "Kim Reynolds warbles a slavish cover version of Tammy Wynette's "Stand By Your Man"", starts here.
Gov. Reynolds: ‘I don’t think there’s anything’ to Trump impeachment inquiry. (Des Moines, Register, 10/2/2019)
Whoa. Kim is in
- Euple Byrd (1960-1966)
- Lloyd Franklin Amburgey (1967-1968)
- George Jones (1969-1975)
- Michael Tomlin (44 days in 1976)
- George Richey (1976-1996)
Who am I standing by today?
9/25/2019 update, "Iowa ethanol crisis UPDATE: Governor Kim Reynolds gets sold a bill of goods", starts here.
Reported in Another renewable fuel plant closes as Iowa leaders wait for White House biofuels fix. (Des Moines Register, 9/25/2019)
"Honor" and "Trump" in the same sentence does not compute.
Original 9/16/2019 post, "GET ME REWRITE: Trump's actions continue to punish Iowa agriculture", starts here.
Reported in With the clock ticking on ethanol plants, Iowans urge Trump to reverse damage to biofuels industry. (Des Moines Register, 9/15/2019)
Source: State of Nebraska
GET ME REWRITE: Iowa farmers still hurting after receiving $1 billion in federal government welfare. (7/9/2019)
GET ME REWRITE: Trump trade bailout of no help to farmers who can't plant in their water-logged fields. (6/5/2019)
Well, Brent, it's clear what Iowa needs to do in November 2020. (5/11/2019)
Is this what's known as 'chump change'? (3/3/2019)
GET ME REWRITE: Many Americans have misplaced confidence in Trump's trade agreements and economic policy. (2/6/2019)
UPDATE: Putting faith in Trump continues to be a losing proposition for farmers. (1/5/2019)