Thermal Conversion of Animal Manure to Biofuel

Animal Manure Management May 30, 2017 Print Friendly and PDF

livestock and poultry environmental learning center logo with cow, pig, and chicken sillhouettes over a map of the U.S. with three circling arrowsContinued advances in technology have facilitated new avenues to access and extract energy (in various forms) from materials such as animal manure and crop residues that have not traditionally been considered viable fuel sources. This presentation discusses the use of thermochemical processes, including gasification, to produce biofuels from animal manure and was originally broadcast on February 28, 2014. More...

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Thermal Conversion of Animal Manure to Biofuel

Samy Sadaka, University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service (30 minutes)

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Rick Fields and Samy Sadaka (11 minutes)

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