Iowa Farm Energy Working GroupLeopold Center Completed Grant Reports
AbstractThe Farm Energy Working Group’s demonstration grants, ﬁeld days and presentations by Iowa farmers helped show what can be done on the farm to increase energy efﬁciency and rely on renewable energy.
Key QuestionCan farmers with small to mid-size operations learn to reduce on-farm energy use without a full-fledged statewide farm energy service organization funded through the state or utility companies?
FindingsYes, the Farm Energy Working Group's demonstration grants, field days and presentations by Iowa farmers helped show what can be done on the farm to increase energy efficiency and rely on renewable energy.
Principal Investigator(s)Carole Yates
Year of Grant Completion2013
Citation InformationCarole Yates and Kamyar Enshayan. "Iowa Farm Energy Working Group" (2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/kamyar-enshayan/17/