Ag Engineering/Agronomy, Central Iowa and BioCentury Research Farms
The BCRF had a diversity of users in 2017. Iowa State University (ISU) faculty and staff from the Departments of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering (ABE); Agronomy; Biochemistry; Chemical and Biological Engineering (CBE); Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering (CCEE); Mechanical Engineering (ME); and Food Science and Human Nutrition (FSHN), as well as the Bioeconomy Institute (BEI), Center for Crops Utilization Research (CCUR), College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS), and Extension and Outreach conducted research, teaching, and/or outreach at the BCRF. Private industry users included ARGO, Chevron, Deere and Company, DuPont Cellulosic Ethanol, Phillips 66, and many others. By the end of 2017, the BCRF had more than 85 full- and part-time users with projects in all available space.
"BioCentury Research Farm Update,"
Farm Progress Reports: Vol. 2017
, Article 133.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmprogressreports/vol2017/iss1/133