In early March wildfires ravaged parts of Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas, burning more than one million acres and killing thousands of head of cattle and other livestock. Michigan farmers are stepping up by making donations and hauling much needed hay and supplies to this devastated area. To read about the effort, click here. If you would like to donate, are leading a convoy or want to help in some other way please call the office at 1-888-323-6601 to be put in contact with the appropriate people. Click here for a list of places accepting monetary donations for the ranchers. Click here for information on the volunteer camps in Kansas and Oklahoma that are housing fence building crews and other volunteer groups.
The Biofuels Infrastructure Partnership (BIP) program provides grant funds for the purchase and installation of ethanol-compatible infrastructure at fueling stations in the state. More information about the grant, including the RFP and application, is available at www.micorn.org/BIP
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