First such plan since former Gov. Quinn's proposal in 2014.
By 2020, China's goal is to have nationwide availability of E10 biofuel, requiring a drastic increase in their ethanol production capacity.
IDOA sets application deadline, other rules for next year's growing season.
The tariff increases on $250 billion of Chinese imports set to go into effect were suspended. In addition, China agreed to buy up to $50 billion in agricultural products from the U.S.
Meanwhile, U.S.-China trade negotiations resumed in Washington, D.C.
NASS chief of crops branch explains why field surveys weren't conducted for the August report, among other things.
The agreement immediately eliminates all tariffs on U.S. exports of sweet corn, almonds, broccoli and prunes, among other things.