Processing, Storage & Quality of Ethanol Co-products

Abstracts | Scientific Articles | Proceedings | Reports


Abstracts

Pomerenke, J.M., L.W.O. Souza, and G.C. Shurson. 2010. Concentrations of β-glucans and mannan-oligosaccharides in corn dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) and its relationship to fiber components. J. Anim. Sci. Vol. 88 (Suppl. 3) p. 206.

Kalscheur, K.F. and A.D. Garcia. 2005. Storage, ensiling, and handling wet ethanol coproducts. J. Anim. Sci. Vol. 83 (Suppl. 2) p. 50.

Robinson, P.H. 2005. Ethanol industry co-products: milling process, nutrient content, and variation. J. Anim. Sci. Vol. 83 (Suppl. 2) p. 49.

Spangler, D., S. Gravert, G. Ayangbile, and D. Casper. 2005. Silo-King® enhances the storage life and digestibility of wet distillers grains. J. Anim. Sci. Vol. 83 (Suppl. 2) p. 50.

Walker, P., K. Earing, and L. Mathews. 2005. A low cost vacuum storage method can preserve high moisture, distiller's grains. J. Anim. Sci. Vol. 83 (Suppl. 2) p. 88.

Walker, P., K. Earing, and L. Mathews. 2005. The effect of vacuum stored high moisture distiller's grains as a protein and energy supplement for beef cows. J. Anim. Sci. Vol. 83 (Suppl. 2) p. 89.


Scientific Articles

Belyea, R.L., K.D. Rausch, T.E. Clevenger, V. Singh, D.B. Johnston, and M.E. Tumbleson. 2010. Sources of variation in composition of DDGS. AFST Vol. 159 pp. 122-130.

Clementson, C.L. and K.E. Ileleji. 2010. Variability of bulk density of distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS) during gravity-driven discharge. Bioresource Technol. Vol. 101 pp. 5459-5468.

Kingsly, A.R.P., K.E. Ileleji, C.L. Clementson, A. Garcia, D.E. Maier, R.L. Stroshine, and S. Radcliff. 2010. The effect of process variables during drying on the physical and chemical characteristics of corn dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) – Plant scale experiments. Bioresource Technol. Vol. 101 pp. 193-199.

Johnston, L.J., J. Goihl, and G.C. Shurson. 2009. Selected additives did not improve flowability of DDGS in commercial systems. Amer. Soc. of Ag. and Biological Engr. ISSN 0883-8542. Vol. 25(1): 75-82.

Liu, K. 2009. Effects of particle size distribution, compositional and color properties of ground corn on quality of distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS). Bioresource Technol. Vol. 100 pp. 4433-4440.

Liu, K. 2009. Fractionation of distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS) by sieving and winnowing. Bioresource Technol. Vol. 100 pp. 6559-6569.

Ganesan, V., K.A. Rosentrater, and K. Muthukumarappan. 2008. Flowability and handling characteristics of bulk solids andpowders - A review with implications for DDGS. Biosystems Engr. Vol. 101 pp. 425-435.

Kim, Y., N.S. Mosier, R. Hendrickson, T. Ezeji, H. Blaschek, B. Dien, M. Cotta, B. Dale, and M.R. Ladisch. 2008. Composition of corn dry-grind ethanol by-products: DDGS, wet cake, and thin stillage. Bioresource Technol. Vol. 99 pp. 5165-5176.

Liu, K. 2008. Particle size distribution of distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS) and relationships to compositional and color properties. Bioresource Technol. Vol. 99 pp. 8421-8428.

Rausch, K.D. and R.L. Belyea. 2005. Coproducts from bioprocessing of corn. ASAE Annual International Mtg., Tampa, FL. July 17-20, 2005. Paper No. 057041.

Rausch, K.D., R.L. Belyea, M.R. Ellersieck, V. Singh, D.B. Johnston, and M.E. Tumbleson. 2005. Particle size distributions of ground corn and DDGS from dry grind processing. ASAE Vol. 48(1): 273-277.

Srinivasan, R., R.A. Moreau, K.D. Rausch, R.L. Belyea, M.E. Tumbleson, and V. Singh. 2005. A new process for removing fiber from distillers dried grains with solubles. ASAE Annual International Mtg., Tampa, FL. July 17-20, 2005. Paper No. 057044.

Belyea, R.L., K.D. Rausch, and M.E. Tumbleson. 2004. Composition of corn and distillers dried grains with solubles from dry grind ethanol processing. Bioresource Technol. 94 (2004) 293-298.

Singh, V., R.A. Moreau, K.B. Hicks, R.L. Belyea, and D.H. Staff. 2002. Removal of fiber from distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS) to increase value. ASAE Vol. 45(2): 389-392.

Singh, V. and M. Cheryan. 1998. Extraction of oil from corn distillers dried grains with solubles. ASAE Vol. 41: 1775-1777.


Proceedings

Singh, V., C. Parsons, and J. Pettigrew. 2007. Process and engineering effects on DDGs products - Present and future. Proc., 5th Mid-Atlantic Nutrition Conference, Baltimore, MD. March 29, 2007.

Behnke, K.C. 2007. Feed manufacturing considerations for using DDGS in poultry and livestock diets. Proc., 5th Mid-Atlantic Nutrition Conference, Baltimore, MD. March 29, 2007.

Koch, K.B. 2005. Corn: The relationship of growing, harvesting, and handling conditions on feeding value. Proc., 66th Minnesota Nutrition Conf., St. Paul, MN. Sep. 20-21, 2005.

Owens, F. 2005. Corn genetics and animal feeding value. Proc., 66th Minnesota Nutrition Conf., St. Paul, MN. Sep. 20-21, 2005.

Owens, F. 2005. Corn grain processing and digestion. Proc., 66th Minnesota Nutrition Conf., St. Paul, MN. Sep. 20-21, 2005.

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

Stein, H.H. 2005. Methods to determine amino acid digestibility in corn by-products. Proc., 66th Minnesota Nutrition Conf., St. Paul, MN. Sep. 20-21, 2005.

Davis, K. 2001. Corn milling, processing and generation of co-product. Proc., 62nd Minnesota Nutrition Conf. and Minnesota Corn Growers Assoc. Tech. Symp., Bloomington, MN. Sep. 11, 2001.


Reports

A scientific assessment of the role of distiller's grains (DGS) and predictions of the impact of corn co-products produced by front-end fractionation and back-end oil extraction technologies on indirect land use change. Report to Renewable Fuels Association prepared by Jerry Shurson, University of Minnesota. Sep. 2009.

Distillers dried grains flowability report. Prepared by Jenike and Johanson, San Luis Obispo, CA, for the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute and the Minnesota Corn Growers Association. Oct. 17, 2005.

Efficacy of a preservative product (ZeniPro) for wet distiller's grains. Final Report to Kemin Americas, Inc. prepared by James K. Drackley, University of Illinois. Aug. 6, 2004.

Distillers grains and sulfur white paper. Prepared by Tracy A. Snider, PAS, National Corn Growers Association. April 30, 2004.

Effects of the nutrient variability of distiller's solubles and grains within ethanol plants and the amount of distiller's solubles blended with distiller's grains on fat, protein and phosphorus content of DDGS. Prepared by Jeff Knott and Jerry Shurson, University of Minnesota; John Goihl, Agri-Nutrition Services, Shakopee, MN. 2004.

Prediction of the nutritional composition of dried distiller's grains and solubles by NIRS. Prepared by Jerry Shurson, University of Minnesota; J. Hahn, Hubbard Milling, Mankato, MN; T. van Kempen, North Carolina State University. 2004.

Variation in particle size and bulk density of distiller's dried grains with solubles (DDGS) produced by "new generation" ethanol plants in Minnesota and South Dakota. Prepared by Jeff Knott and Jerry Shurson, University of Minnesota and John Goihl, Agri-Nutrition Services, Shakopee, MN. 2004.