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No corn cob harvest is lesson in biomass economics

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BENSON -- Chippewa Valley Ethanol is leading the way in proving the technology and economics of biomass energy.

This year's lesson was all economics.

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The company did not harvest corn cobs from farm fields this year due to low natural gas prices, according to Chad Friese, commodity manager for the Benson ethanol plant.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
(320) 214-4335
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