Sunflower Production for On-Farm Energy

Sunflower Production for On-Farm Energy

Sunflower Production for On-Farm Energy

The following production guides, cost calculator and research reports are on sunflower production, including weed management. They were developed as part of a multi-year research project by University of Vermont Extension on growing sunflowers and canola for on-farm energy. Find research reports on canola here.

Production guides

Sunflower research reports

Tineweeding reports

More information is available at the oilseeds webpage maintained by the University of Vermont Extension Northwest Crops and Soils Program.

Want more information? See the related SARE grant(s) LNE09-282, Improving oilseed production and harvesting practices in New England: A farmer-to-farmer exchange .

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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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