Tag: Smithfield Foods

Smithfield Foods and Roeslein Alternative Energy invest another $45M in Monarch Bioenergy JV

Smithfield Foods and Roeslein Alternative Energy invest another $45M in Monarch Bioenergy JV

March 2, 2020 |

In Virginia, Smithfield Foods, Inc. and Roeslein Alternative Energy (RAE) announced an additional $45 million investment in their Monarch Bioenergy joint venture, which captures methane from hog manure to produce renewable natural gas (RNG) in Missouri. The additional investment will enable the continued implementation of “manure-to-energy” projects on Smithfield’s farms, resulting in RNG generation across […]

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Smithfield Foods ties up with Tyton BioEnergy on energy tobacco development

Smithfield Foods ties up with Tyton BioEnergy on energy tobacco development

June 22, 2015 |

In Virginia, Smithfield Foods’ Hog Production Division, Murphy-Brown, LLC, and Tyton BioEnergy Systems announced today a research partnership to develop new applications for Tyton’s dedicated, non-smoking tobacco crop and the resulting soil amendment, filtration, and feed products within Smithfield’s hog production processes. The two companies are establishing field trials with non-smoking tobacco using hog manure […]

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