Bio Town Ag, Inc.

Description:

Beyond their production of pork and beef, Bio Town Ag’s operation includes an anaerobic digester that recycles animal waste and other organic by-products to produce methane gas, which they use to power three generators, producing about 2500 kilowatts of electricity that goes back into the electric grid.

Other co-products of the digester process are liquid organic fertilizer and solids including potting soil and bedding material used in theirĀ cattle pens.

 

IFES Number: 205

City: Reynolds

State: IN

Country: USA

Type of Firm: farm

Main Products: Swine and Cattle

Size of Firm: Farm Scale

Technology: Biogas

Operational Status: Operational

Year Installed: 2011

Energy Feedstock: cow & swine waste; other organic by-products

Energy Uses: Cogeneration

New co-products: liquid organic fertilizer; potting soil; bedding

TCO2 Eq Avoided: 45,590 metric tons CO2E/yr

Website: http://biotownag.com

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