Corn Comments 10.14 – The impact of ethanol

Ethanol Plant

Corn Comments Podcast with Jim Woster.

What’s ethanol’s annual impact on the South Dakota economy? $3.8 billion. How many jobs has ethanol created in this state alone? 1,900, and the average salary of those workers was an estimated $60,000. According to a study done by Iowa State University revealed that by having ethanol in the marketplace, it saves midwestern drivers a $1.69/gallon at the pump. Learn more about ethanol’s positive impact in South Dakota by tuning into this week’s Corn Comments Podcast.