The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association (IRFA) has announced the winners of its drawing during IRFA’s participation in the Iowa Corn Fed GameDay promotion prior to the Iowa vs. Iowa State football game on September 12, 2009, in Ames, IA. The winners of $50 of free ethanol ar Becky Jordan of Collins, IA, Lynn Hardin of Jefferson, IA, and Paul Scott of Coon Rapids, IA.
The Iowa Corn Fed GameDay is part of a GameDay partnership that includes the Iowa and Iowa State football, basketball, and wrestling seasons. Consumers can enter the drawing once each month from July 10 through November 21 online at www.iacornfed.com.
This particular event was sponsored by the Iowa Corn Growers Association and held just outside the north entrance of Jack Trice Stadium, was a pregame showcase of the many uses of corn and its importance to Iowa. IRFA was invited to participate in this event to highlight the many benefits of corn-based ethanol and other renewable fuels. IRFA’s display, in addition to including an educational exhibit on the uses and benefits of ethanol and biodiesel, encouraged fans to enter the drawing for $50 of free ethanol gift certificates which may be used for the purchase of ethanol-blended fuel.
IRFA Biofuels Manager Grant Menke stated: “IRFA congratulates the three winners and encourages all Iowans to follow their lead by choosing Iowa-produced renewable fuels at the pump. Together we can boost Iowa’s economy and do our part to reduce dependence on foreign oil.”