Ethanol Co-products Industry

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Buhr, B.L. 2007. Economic impacts of ethanol on livestock. 68th Minnesota Nutrition Conf., Minneapolis, MN. Sep. 18-19, 2007.

Gibson, M. 2005. Overview of the ethanol industry. J. Anim. Sci. Vol. 83 (Suppl. 2) p. 49.

Scientific Articles

Gibreel, A., J.R. Sandercock, J. Lan, L.A. Goonewardene, A.C. Scott, R.T. Zijlstra, J.M. Curtis, and D.C. Bressler. 2011. Evaluation of value-added components of dried distiller's grain with solubles from triticale and wheat. Bioresource Technol. Vol. 102 pp. 6920-6927.

Lei, H., S. Ren, L. Wang, Q. Bu, J. Julson, J. Hollday, and R. Ruan. 2011. Microwave pyrolysis of distillers dried grain with solubles (DDGS) for biofuel production. Bioresource Technology Vol. 102 pp. 6208-6213.

Kim, Y., R. Hendrickson, N.S. Mosier, M.R. Ladisch, B. Bals, V. Balan, B.E. Dale, B.S. Dien, and M.A. Cotta. 2010. Effect of compositional variability of distillers' grains on cellulosic ethanol production. Bioresource Technol. Vol. 101 pp. 5385-5393.

Tumuluru, J.S., L. Tabil, A. Opoku, M.R. Mosqueda, and O. Fadeyi. 2010. Effect of process variables on the quality characteristics of pelleted wheat distiller's dried grains with solubles. Biosystems Engr. Vol. 105 pp. 466-475.

Kingsly, A.R.P. and K.E. Ileleji. 2009. Sorption isotherm of corn distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS) and its prediction using chemical composition. Food Chem. Vol. 116 pp. 939-946.

Saunders, J.A. and K.A. Rosentrater. 2009. Properties of solvent extracted low-oil corn distillers dried grains with solubles. Biomass and Bioenergy. Vol. 33 pp. 1486-1490.

Srinivasan, R., F. To, and E. Colombus. 2009. Pilot scale fiber separation from distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS) using sieving and air classification. Bioresource Technol. Vol. 100 pp. 3548-3555.

Kim, Y., R. Hendrickson, N.S. Mosier, M.R. Ladisch, B. Bals, B. Balan, and B.E. Dale. 2008. Enzyme hydrolysis and ethanol fermentation of liquid hot water and AFEX pretreated distillers' grains at high-solids loadings. Bioresource Technol. Vol. 99 pp. 5206-5215.

Oshel, R.E., M.V. Nandakumar, S. Urgaonkar, D.G. Hendricker, and J.G. Verkade. 2008. Water solubilization of DDGS via derivatization with phosphite esters. Bioresource Technol. Vol. 99 pp. 5193-5205.

Hill, J., E. Nelson, D. Tilman, S. Polasky, and D. Tiffany. 2006. Environmental, economic, and energetic costs and benefits of biodiesel and ethanol biofuels. PNAS, July 25, Vol. 103, No. 30, pp. 11206-11210.


Tiffany, D.G., R. Vance Morey, and M. DeKam. 2008. Use of distillers by-products and corn stover as fuels for ethanol plants. Farm Foundation Conf. on Transition to a Bioeconomy: Integration of Agricultural and Energy Systems. Atlanta, GA, Feb. 12, 2008.

Markham, S. 2005. Distillers dried grains and their impact on corn, soymeal, and livestock markets. Presented at the USDA Agricultural Outlook Forum, Washington, D.C. Feb. 25, 2005.

Shurson, G.C. 2005. Issues and opportunities related to the production and marketing of ethanol by-products. Presented at the USDA Agricultural Outlook Forum, Washington D.C. Feb. 24, 2005.

Shurson, J. and S. Noll. 2005. Feed and alternative uses for DDGS. Energy from Agriculture Conf., St. Louis, MO. Dec. 14-15, 2005.

Tiffany, D.J. 2002. The growth of alternative fuels: Minnesota and U.S. perspectives. Dept. of Applied Economics, University of Minnesota. Submitted for a joint conference of University of Minnesota, University of Padova, University of Bologna. Aug. 2002.

Coltrain, D. 2001. Economic issues with ethanol. Risk and Profit Conf., Kansas State University. Aug. 16-17, 2001.


Using Distillers Grains in the U.S. and International Livestock and Poultry Industries. 2008. B.A. Babcock, D.J. Hayes, and J.D. Lawrence, Eds. Midwest Agribusiness Trade Research and Information Center, Center for Agricultural and Rural Development, Iowa State University, Ames.

Technical Bulletins

Paulson, N.D., B.A. Babcock, C.E. Hart, and D.J. Hayes. 2004. Insuring uncertainty in value-added agriculture: Ethanol production. Working Paper 04-WP 360. Center for Agricultural and Rural Development, Iowa State University.

Tiffany, D.G. and V.R. Eidman. 2003. Factors associated with success of fuel ethanol producers. Staff Paper P03-7. Dept. of Applied Economics, College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences, University of Minnesota.

Extension Publications

Kaiser, R. 2002. Utilizing the growing local supply of distillers grains. University of Wisconsin-Extension.

Popular Press Articles

Shurson, J. 2006. Exporting DDGS: Opportunities and challenges. Distillers Grains Quarterly, Second Quarter, 2006. pp. 16-19.