Pacific Biodiesel to harvest first sunflower crop later this month

May 18, 2017 |

In Hawaii, Pacific Biodiesel is preparing to harvest its first 14-acre sunflower crop later this month using a biodiesel-powered combine and has just planted its second tranche of the 115-acre oil seed crop that should bloom in about two months. The project scales up the company’s oil seed production operations trialed under a collaboration with the military, making it the largest biodiesel project in the state and the only one using 100% renewable energy and non-GMOs.

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