The BioCentury Research Farm is the first-in-the-nation integrated research and demonstration facility dedicated to biomass production and processing. It will accelerate innovation and production capacity associated with biorefineries to produce biobased fuels, chemicals, and products. University and industry collaborations for developing sustainable technologies will provide solutions that pave the way to meet national energy, economic, and environmental directives.
The BioCentury Research Farm presents a unique opportunity for faculty and industry collaborations. Building these partnerships is an important part of achieving the BioCentury Research Farm's mission and goals. Through these partnerships, faculty and industry can collaborate on research, development, demonstration, and training on new biofuels and bioproducts. The BioCentury Research Farm and the Bioeconomy Institute offer a variety of opportunities to become involved in biorenewables research at Iowa State.