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National Biodiesel Board members selected their profession association leadership mid-November, electing four returning controling board members and also 4 brand-new members to serve in management duties.

“Biodiesel encounters several obstacles however we have solid leadership from amongst all markets of the industry as well as we are in a position as a company to face those difficulties head on,” claimed NBB Chief Executive Officer Joe Jobe. “This sector has gotten to almost 2 billion gallons for a third consecutive year as well as will continuously turn into the future under the instructions of the board.”

NBB participants voted to fill up eight board participant spots:

-Kent Engelbrecht, ADM

-Ron Heck, Iowa Soybean Association

-Ed Hegland, Minnesota Soybean Research study and also Promo Council

-Ron Marr, Minnesota Soybean Cpus

-Steve Nogel, AGP

-Amy Sigg Davis, Ohio Soybean Council

-Robert Stobaugh, Arkansas Soybean Promotion Board

-Chad Rock, Renewable resource Team

Steven Levy, Mike Cunningham, Greg Anderson, Jennifer Situation, Timothy Keaveney, Robert Morton, and also Ben Wootton also continue to offer on the regulating board. Four long-time board members resigned their locations this year consisting of two past chairs Bob Metz, South Dakota Soybean, and also Gary Haer, Renewable resource Group. Additionally retiring their locations were Ed Ulch, Iowa Soybean Organization, and also Todd Ellis, Imperium Renewables.

During the annual autumn membership meeting NBB participants went over a variety of vital subjects consisting of the current state of government policies impacting the sector, held conferences of standing committees, and began the yearly protocol planning process.Based in Jefferson City, Missouri, the National Biodiesel Board is dedicated to supporting the office biodiesel market. Its subscription is consisted of biodiesel manufacturers, state, nationwide, as well as international feedstock and also cpu organizations; gas marketing professionals and distributors; as well as technology carriers.

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