Developing a Corn Stover Supply Chain with DuPont

In 2010, the CEO of what was then DuPont Danisco Cellulosic Ethanol (DDCE), the joint venture formed to develop and deploy cellulosic conversion technology, traveled to eastern Oregon to the headquarters of Pacific Ag. At the time, DDCE had a fledgling 225,000-gallon-a-year demonstration plant in Vonore, Tennessee. DuPont was still refining the technology and testing [...]

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Biomass Magazine: Pacific Ag announces completion of record wheat straw harvest

Pacific Ag, the nation’s largest crop residue harvest company, has recently completed its largest harvest of wheat straw on record. Working closely with more than 200 growers across seven states including Kansas, Texas, Oklahoma, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon and Washington, Pacific Ag harvested more than 100,000 acres of wheat straw for use in end-markets [...]

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Biofuels Digest: Pacific Ag completes record wheat straw harvest for advanced biomaterials

In Oregon, Pacific Ag completed its largest harvest of wheat straw on record. Working closely with more than 200 growers across seven states including Kansas, Texas, Oklahoma, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon and Washington, Pacific Ag harvested more than 100,000 acres of wheat straw for use in end-markets including bioenergy, dairies, feedlots, mushroom compost production [...]

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Portland Business Journal: Oregon biomass company harvests record 100k acres of straw

A local agricultural biomass provider has completed its largest harvest of wheat straw on record. Pacific Ag worked with more than 200 growers in seven states including Oregon, Washington and North Dakota to harvest more than 100,000 acres of wheat straw for use in dairies, erosion control efforts and feedlots. Read full article

By | 2017-05-15T17:11:34+00:00 November 13th, 2015|Published Articles|Comments Off on Portland Business Journal: Oregon biomass company harvests record 100k acres of straw

Ag Professional: Pacific Ag’s wheat straw harvest brings bio-material for new markets

Pacific Ag, the nation's largest crop residue harvest company, has recently completed its largest harvest of wheat straw on record. Working closely with more than 200 growers across seven states including Kansas, Texas, Oklahoma, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon and Washington, Pacific Ag harvested more than 100,000 acres of wheat straw for use in end-markets [...]

By | 2017-04-04T02:32:50+00:00 November 12th, 2015|Published Articles|Comments Off on Ag Professional: Pacific Ag’s wheat straw harvest brings bio-material for new markets

Oregon Business: Cream of the Crop

Bill Levy founded Pacific Ag, a Hermiston-based crop residue business, 17 years ago. The company operates in seven regions around the country and employs 250 people, including 100 in Hermiston. Revenues have doubled in the past five years, and in July the company announced a $7 million investment from Advantage Capital Agribusiness Partners, a partnership [...]

By | 2017-04-04T02:32:50+00:00 November 11th, 2015|Published Articles|Comments Off on Oregon Business: Cream of the Crop

Pacific Ag’s National Wheat Straw Harvest Brings Quality, Sustainable and Cost Effective Bio-­‐Material for New Markets

For industries like mushroom composting to erosion technology as well as dairy and cattle feed, Pacific Ag is creating a supply chain for agricultural residue HERMISTON, Ore. (November 10, 2015) — Pacific Ag, the nation’s largest crop residue harvest company, has recently completed its largest harvest of wheat straw on record. Working closely with more [...]

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Marketwired: Pacific Ag’s national wheat straw harvest brings quality, sustainable and cost-effective bio-material for new markets

Pacific Ag, the nation's largest crop residue harvest company, has recently completed its largest harvest of wheat straw on record. Working closely with more than 200 growers across seven states including Kansas, Texas, Oklahoma, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon and Washington, Pacific Ag harvested more than 100,000 acres of wheat straw for use in end-markets [...]

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