ADVISORY, Feb. 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) --
What: Gordon Ommen, CEO and Chairman of US BioEnergy (USBE), will preside over the remote closing bell to celebrate the Grand Opening of the Albert City, IA Ethanol Facility, which began operations in November 2006 and the Company's recent initial public offering on the NASDAQ Stock Market. Mr. Ommen will be joined by: Who: Gov. Chet Culver, Governor of Iowa; Bob Dinnen, President and CEO of the Renewable Fuels Association; Ron Fagen, President and CEO of Fagen, Inc.; Keith Moe, Albert City Council Member; Robert White, EPIC; Brian Thome, President of US BioEnergy. Bruce Aust, Executive Vice President, NASDAQ. Where: US Bio Albert City 2356 510th Street Albert City, IA When: Wednesday, February 7, 2007 at 4 p.m. ET Contacts: James McCusker ICR 203.682.8200 firstname.lastname@example.org JD Bergquist US Bio Energy 651.355.8357 email@example.com NASDAQ MarketSite: Jolene Libretto; 646.441.5220; 347.219.9539 Jolene.Libretto@NASDAQ.com
The closing bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA-6 C-band/transponder 17. The downlink frequency is 4040 Vertical; Audio 6.2-6.8. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto at (646) 441-5220.
A live Webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_about.stm
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About US BioEnergy (USBE):
Headquartered in the Heartland, US BioEnergy is the nation's largest pure-play producer of ethanol, a renewable fuel alternative that is critical to lessening America's dependence on foreign oil and is providing unprecedented growth opportunities to farmers in the American Heartland.
The opening of the Albert City facility is another important step in helping the country reach into a new era of energy, economic and environmental vitality through innovative, efficient ethanol production, marketing and relationships. In partnership with its local communities, US BioEnergy is working to unleash the Power of The American Farmer(tm) to create value and opportunity on a national scale.