Grain Drying Energy UseFarm Progress Reports
FarmNortheast Research and Demonstration Farm
DepartmentAgricultural and Biosystems Engineering
AbstractDirect energy expenses (diesel, gasoline, propane, electricity) total more than $1 billion annually for Iowa’s farmers. When it’s required, grain drying energy can be significant for corn. This study measured propane and electrical energy used in high temperature bin drying of corn on the research farm.
Citation InformationH. Mark Hanna and Dana Schweitzer. "Grain Drying Energy Use" (2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/mark_hanna/146/