Field Day unveils biomass crops, biodiesel productionAugust 26, 2009 - 1:42pmnews
The Central Lakes Agricultural Center in Staples is at the forefront of alternative fuels production. The fact was made clear at the Aug. 13 Energy/Alternative Fuels Field Day focusing on energy crops.
Bob Schafer, Central Lakes Ag Center director, coordinated a host of experts and tours at the 550-acre Ag Center northwest of town.
Of special interest was a 15-acre parcel featuring camelina, a low-input oilseed emerging as a biodiesel...