Agri-fuel Feedstocks

AGRI-FUEL FEEDSTOCKS
SUSAN MACFARLAN
3951 BLENHEIM STREET,   FORT MYERS, FLORIDA    33919
Phone 239.645.5515

PONGAMIA PINNATA :Pongama

Previously grown in Florida as a landscape tree.
Can create a canopy of
75 feet.
Features fragrant, orchid-like flowers that develop into
seed pods containing a
single seed.
Seeds contain 40% oil.

 

Pongama

Can be hedge-trimmed for maximum production, and can be used as a windbreak.

Can be parallel cropped, and has the added benefit of being nitrogen fixing.

Out-produces Jatropha at year 10; see Oil Seed Harvest page for chart.