The cover crop that pays.
3 Crops in 2 Years
Team & Location
A Productive Winter Crop that also Covers
September: Aerial planting
over standing corn
November: Excellent soil
coverage over winter
April: Explosive Growth
Late May: harvest with
June: No till soybeans
growing in Pennycress stubble
Oil: For food and bioenergy
Meal: High protein meal
for animal feed
Covers and protects open soil between corn and soybean crops.
Produces an oilseed crop for food, bioenergy and cattle feed.
Fits on 35M acres that each year rotate from corn to soybean.
Pennycress fits on the 35M acres rotating to soybeans each year.
Pennycress Seed is Processed into:
Opportunity for new, high quality food oil
Low carbon feedstock for production of renewable diesel & jet
Meal product to be used in animal feed