Biodiesel on the Farm

Biodiesel on the Farm

Biodiesel on the Farm

A Midwest Homecoming Conference Session

What's working, what's not, and what's needed for closer-to-home biodiesel production. Includes a discussion of waste vegetable oil, bio-diesel crops, processing of oilseed as feedstocks and federal and state financial incentives. 

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  • Vern Grubinger, University of Vermont Extension
  • Bill Raney, Renewable Energy Group, Ralston, Iowa
  • Jamie Derr, Derr Farms, Sun Prairie, Wis.
  • Al Kurki, National Center for Appropriate Technology

This session was part of the national SARE conference A Midwest Homecoming, held August 15-17, 2006 in Oconomowoc, Wisc.

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This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.

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