November 2008

2008 Ag Innovator of the Year: Northern Excellence Seed

Grass grows well in northwestern Minnesota. Being a turf seed producer like Northern Excellence Seed still means being choosy, though. It rejects about 20 percent of the seeds coming through its plant for conditioning. Instead of treating this biomass as waste, Northern Excellence became excited by the promise of biomass gasification as a form of electrical generation. For its engagement in the development of this potentially important source of energy… Read More »2008 Ag Innovator of the Year: Northern Excellence Seed