Cody Cliff with the Caldwell (Ky.) County FFA wore the costume of “Captain Cornelius,” left, as Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, right, spoke in support of agriculture for ethanol production as a stimulus to the state. It was at a meeting of the National Corn Growers Association and its allies in downtown Kansas City, Kan. to testify at an EPA hearing about the continuation of programs that use corn for ethanol.
Cody Cliff with the Caldwell (Ky.) County FFA wore the costume of “Captain Cornelius,” left, as Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, right, spoke in support of agriculture for ethanol production as a stimulus to the state. It was at a meeting of the National Corn Growers Association and its allies in downtown Kansas City, Kan. to testify at an EPA hearing about the continuation of programs that use corn for ethanol. DAVID EULITT deulitt@kcstar.com
Cody Cliff with the Caldwell (Ky.) County FFA wore the costume of “Captain Cornelius,” left, as Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, right, spoke in support of agriculture for ethanol production as a stimulus to the state. It was at a meeting of the National Corn Growers Association and its allies in downtown Kansas City, Kan. to testify at an EPA hearing about the continuation of programs that use corn for ethanol. DAVID EULITT deulitt@kcstar.com

EPA pushing outdated, costly ethanol fuel

June 21, 2016 3:00 PM