ASABE Publishes Standard On Distillers Dried Grains

The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) has published ANSI/ASABE D606 OCT2020, Properties and Relationships for Distillers Dried Grains with Solubles (DDGS), a new standard that will be a valuable tool to an array of users, from beverage-alcohol producers to construction firms.

ANSI/ASABE D606 summarizes key data related to physical and chemical properties of one of the most widely produced feed commodities globally, distillers dried grains with solubles. The data in this new ASABE document are important for the design, construction, operation, and utilization of commercial and on-farm structures, equipment, and end uses.

ASABE members with standards access and site-license privileges can access the full-text at Others can obtain a download for a fee directly from the library or by contacting ASABE headquarters at

Members of this Association who are not members of ASABE can receive at no cost the compilation of industry standards produced by ASABE—a $650 value. Contact Rachel Boehm at