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After nearly 18 months in the North Star State, “Indomitus,” the truck built by the stars of Discovery’s “Diesel Brothers,” is returning to the DieselSellerz. However, before the truck departs Minnesota, Indomitus is taking a final victory lap at the…


This week, three Minnesota soybean farmers joined nearly 100 National Biodiesel Board (NBB) members in Washington, D.C. to take part in their semi-annual membership meeting and Hill visits. Farmers, blenders and biodiesel producers from across the country heard updates on…


While Minnesota is a pioneer for biodiesel and continues to be a model for other states, there is always an opportunity to learn more from others – especially California. Through the continued investment of time, energy and money, California has…


For nearly two decades, Minnesota has taken a bold stance on the use of biodiesel in today’s fuel products. In 2002, Minnesota became the first state to require a 2 percent minimum blending requirement in diesel fuel across the state.…


If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about the biodiesel industry, this may be your chance. The Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (MSR&PC) will be selecting applicants to get a look inside the industry by attending the National Biodiesel…


Kris Folland, Pat Sullivan and Craig Bangasser are ready for their close-ups. The Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (MSR&PC) directors (Bangasser’s term ended in 2017) are set to appear in the second of a pair of two upcoming episodes…


On June 26, Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (MSR&PC)  Director Kris Folland attended his first meeting as a newly-elected member of the Northern Crops Council (NCC). Folland replaces former MSR&PC Director Drew Parsley, who served two years on NCC,…


The National Biodiesel Board (NBB) expressed appreciation that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed an increase in the biomass-based diesel and advanced biofuel categories under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). While the proposed increase sends a very positive signal…