Gov. to Declare Sept. Renewable Fuels Month At Harvest Days
By Emily Roehler, Weekend Meteorologist - bio | email
Neb. Gov. Dave Heineman will declare September Renewable Fuels Month at Husker Harvest Days this week.
Wednesday, at 10:40 a.m., the Gov. will make a few remarks in front of the Agriculture Commodities Building on the Husker Harvest Days Main Street.
A news release and photo from the signing will be available following the event.
"Governor Heineman declaring September as Renewable Fuels Months shows his support on the importance of agriculture and renewable fuels in Nebraska," said Tim Scheer, chairman of the Nebraska Corn Board and farmer from St. Paul.
"There are many benefits to using renewable fuels in rural economies, Nebraska, and across the country. Renewable fuels provides jobs, increases tax revenue and helps keeps rural communities alive" said Scheer.
Contact the Nebraska Corn Board if you have any questions or special requests.