KCUR-FM: Eric Durban http://kbia.org en A new source of biomass http://kbia.org/post/new-source-biomass <p>Corn has been the engine behind the ethanol industry for years, and that food vs. fuel debate doesn&#39;t look to end anytime soon. &nbsp;But as researchers work to unlock the biofuels potential in crop residue and other biomass, a refinery is being built in Kansas may help take the industry to another level. Wed, 08 Feb 2012 19:41:53 +0000 KCUR-FM: Eric Durban 8445 at http://kbia.org A new source of biomass Higher Supply Forecast For Corn Stocks http://kbia.org/post/higher-supply-forecast-corn-stocks Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Let's report next on the food supply in this country. With so many Americans out of work, people feel the change in prices at the grocery store. So it's at least a potential relief to learn what the U.S. Department of Agriculture reported about the nation's crop supply the other day. The supply of corn, used in many kinds of food and fuel, is not as tight as expected, so the price of corn quickly fell 50 cents a bushel. Tue, 17 Jan 2012 09:00:00 +0000 KCUR-FM: Eric Durban 7136 at http://kbia.org