Category Archives: Biomass

Switchgrass and Miscanthus Agronomy Basics Books Now Available

From Mahendra Thimmanagari, OMAFRA Bio-products Specialist The Ontario Biomass Producers Cooperative (OBPC)  have recently published two excellent production guides on switchgrass and miscanthus: SWITCHGRASS Agronomy 2016; and  MISCANTHUS  Agronomy 2016 These agronomy basics books provide a summary of research and practical knowledge about … Continue reading

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Ag Biomass Day 2015 – A Great Success.

The Ontario Biomass Producers Co-operative (OBPC), recently hosted the Ag Biomass Day 2015 in Guelph.  The event was very well attended and included participants representing the farming community, livestock producers, Mushroom Canada, OMAFRA, IGPC ethanol, REAP- Canada and other industry … Continue reading

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Agricultural Biomass: What’s It All About?

Ag. Biomass Day- Research and Markets: March 27, 2015 The Ontario Biomass Producers Co-operative (OBPC) is holding its Ag Biomass Day 2015 on Friday, March 27 in Guelph, Ontario. The event will focus on research activities of interest to switchgrass … Continue reading

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4th Pan-American Congress on Plants and Bioenergy

Are you interested in learning about the latest developments in the plant bioenergy sector?  This conference provides an excellent opportunity to hear from international experts on topics such as bioenergy from algal and plant systems to the economics and policies of … Continue reading

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Growing Sustainable Bioeconomies – Making it Happen Conference

Growing Sustainable Bioeconomies – Making it Happen will focus on the development of existing as well as new and emerging biofuels, biomaterials and biochemicals markets, building capacity, and fostering the collaborations and partnerships that will help move the agenda forward. … Continue reading

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