Author Archives: Mike Edgerton

About Mike Edgerton

Edgerton is corn technlogy lead for Monsanto Co., St. Louis, MO.

An Eye On Ethanol

Ethanol production is placing an enormous demand on our agricultural system. This past year the industry used about 1.8 billion bushels of corn and about 12 million acres of land to produce 5 billion gallons of ethanol. With the amount of corn used for ethanol expected to double in the next three years, the U.S.