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Possible Trump Visit to Iowa Ethanol Mill Signals E15 Win

  • Year-round sale of high-ethanol gasoline sought by farmers
  • Trump’s trade policies have crimped corn, soy sales to China
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President Donald Trump is considering visiting an ethanol refinery in Iowa in the coming weeks, according to people familiar with the matter, a signal that the administration will fulfill a pledge to permit the year-round sale of high-ethanol gasoline sought by corn farmers in the state.

Iowa Republican Senators Chuck Grassley and Joni Ernst, as well as Governor Kim Reynolds, will be invited, according to four people familiar with the matter who asked not to be named discussing the private deliberations.