St. Louis Science Center Seeking Backyard Biofuels

Cindy Zimmerman

The next big thing in biofuels could be right in your own backyard. For the second year, the Saint Louis Science Center is collaborating with the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in a research project that “has the potential to discover algae species located within the St. Louis metro area which may be used in cutting-edge biofuels research.” According to …

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Optimizing Ethanol By-Product for Hog Production

Cindy Zimmerman

The ethanol by-product known as dried distillers grains, or DDGs, is being fed more often these days to all types of livestock. At first, it was mainly beef and dairy cattle producers that utilized the product, which is rich in protein, fiber and oil. Now more hog producers are using the product, which serves to recapture about one third of …

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