Growing Camelina for Biodiesel

Growing Camelina for Biodiesel

Growing Camelina for Biodiesel

This bulletin investigates the tradeoffs for a potential on-farm biodiesel production enterprise from dryland camelina to understand when and if it can be economically viable.

Is Biodiesel from Camelina Right for You?

This bulletin is based in part on on-farm trials evaluating camelina sativa production. Download an interim report from this research.

Want more information? See the related SARE grant(s) SW07-049, Evaluation of camelina sativa as an alternative seed crop and feedstock for biofuel and developing replacement heifers .

Product specs
Year: 2013
Length: 20 Pages
Author(s): Thomas Foulke, Milton Geiger, Brett Hess
Location: Montana | West
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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.