Illinois farmers like you are growing more than crops in your fields, you’re growing sustainable energy. That’s because your soybeans can be transformed into soy-based biodiesel. B20, a blend of 80 percent petroleum diesel and 20 percent biodiesel is now a high quality fuel option that can power your equipment year-round in addition to offering many environmental benefits. In addition, using B20 biodiesel to fuel your farm is like putting money back in your own pocket because it adds more than 10 percent to the price of soybeans!
Learn about the benefits biodiesel to farmers by downloading the PDF and then scroll down to learn the truth about biodiesel.
Today, biodiesel quality and performance is at its best. The past should not determine your opinion on biodiesel today, because the industry has grown and evolved. Biodiesel produced at a modern refinery provides similar fuel economy, horsepower, torque and haulage rates as petroleum diesel fuel. On top of that, biodiesel also provides higher cetane and lubricity than its petroleum counterparts. Watch the brief video to learn the truth about biodiesel and for more details on the facts, continue reading below.
Ask your Supplier for Biodiesel Blends
Check the gas pump for stickers indicating diesel fuel blended with biodiesel.