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ADM idles large Iowa, Nebraska corn-based ethanol plants

Apr. 23, 2020 6:49 PM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Ethanol producer ADM said Thursday it is idling production at its corn ethanol plants in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Columbus, Nebraska, furloughing 90 employees in each facility for at least four months. The plants, each capable of annually producing about 300 million gallons of the...