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Estimating forest residue for biomass production

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 4:00 pm EDT

Presenter: Kevin Boston, Associate Professor, Oregon State UniversityHosted by: Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA) The webinar will begin by describing the biomass supply chain and the issues with its management. This will lead to motivation of why measurement...

Biofuel Feedstock Supply Coordination in the North: Options and Obstacles

Thursday, August 13, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT

About the webinar: The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 mandates the use of 21 billion gallons of cellulosic and advanced biofuels by 2022, but scaling up the advanced biofuel sector has posed major economic and logistical challenges for regional planners and ...

Shrub Willow Establishment: Can cover crops play a role in weed and nutrient management?

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Sarah Wurzbacher

Presenter: Eric Fabio, Cornell UniversityControlling weed competition is a critical component of shrub willow establishment due to low planting density and initially poor competitive ability. Recommendations formed in the US fifteen years ago stress the need for...

EcoWillow 2.0 - Updated Economic Analysis of Shrub Willow Crops

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Justin Heavey

Presented by Justin Heavey, SUNY ESFWillow is a Short Rotation Woody Crop (SRWC),being developed as a sustainable source of biomass for the production of bioenergy, biofuels and bioproducts. SRWC are fast-growing, hardwood species with the ability to ...

Perennial Herbaceous Biomass Production and Harvest: Best Management Guidelines to Achieve Sustainability of Wildlife Resources

Friday, May 23, 2014 at 11:30 am EDT - Presented by Susan Rupp, Amy Kohmetscher

Presenter: Susan Rupp, Certified Wildlife Biologist, Enviroscapes Ecological ConsultingHost: Amy Kohmetschter, CenUSA* quarterly web seminar series: Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central USAThis webinar will focus "Best Management...

Status and Potential Future of Biomass Harvesting Guidelines

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Michael Jacobson

Speaker: Zander Evans, The Forest GuildHost: Mike Jacobson, Penn State, NEWBio Dr. Evans will present a comprehensive review of existing biomass harvesting guidelines from Maine to South Carolina, to demonstrate commonalities across regions and some important...

Building Support for Biomass Thermal in the Northeast

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Michael Jacobson

Throughout the northeast, the use of biomass in residential, commercial and industrial heating has gained renewed attention in recent years. Mr. Niebling will discuss the progress that has been made in advancing high efficiency biomass combustion technology to displace the...

Bioenergy Fridays:Thermochemical Conversion of Biomass to Fuel

Friday, May 25, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by F. John Hay

Presenter Dr. Robert Brown has published two textbooks on conversion of biomass to fuel. His expertise in conversion helped form the Bioeconomy Institute at Iowa State University. He will discuss the opportunities and challenges of biomass conversion. This is a CenUSA event...

Bioenergy Fridays: Biomass for Commercial Heating

Friday, April 27, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by F. John Hay, Ed Brokesh

Presented by Alternative Energy Solutions International – Wichita KS. This is the 4th event of the Bioenergy Fridays Webinar Series, hosted by John Hay, University of Nebraska and eXtension Farm Energy Community of Practice.