biofuels http://publicradioeast.org en Regional Partnership Promotes "Buying Local" Movement and Creating Biofuels Industry http://publicradioeast.org/post/regional-partnership-promotes-buying-local-movement-and-creating-biofuels-industry <p>We highlight a partnership between local farmers and the military aimed at buying locally grown food and producing energy from local biofuel crops. &nbsp;</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Agriculture and the military.&nbsp; They both depend on undeveloped areas of eastern North Carolina to exist.</span></p><p><em>“Agriculture needs farms and open space, military needs farms and open space.”</em></p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:25:32 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 18517 at http://publicradioeast.org The Down East Journal (07/12/13) http://publicradioeast.org/post/down-east-journal-071213 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on the Down East Journal, we highlight a partnership between local farmers and the military aimed at eating locally grown food- and producing energy from local biofuel crops.&nbsp; And, we speak with the organizer of the Crystal Coast Music Festival about Saturday’s event on the </span>Bogue<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Sound Waterfront in Morehead City. &nbsp;Catch the Down East Journal, Friday at noon on all of the PRE stations.&nbsp; And Saturday at noon on PRE, Public Radio East, News and Ideas.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 18:44:16 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 18334 at http://publicradioeast.org The Down East Journal (07/12/13) The Future of Biofuels in North Carolina http://publicradioeast.org/post/future-biofuels-north-carolina <p>We discuss the future of the biofuels industry in North Carolina. We talk to researchers and farmers about the potential of growing high energy grasses that can be converted into ethanol.</p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 16:49:08 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 6529 at http://publicradioeast.org The Down East Journal (09/29/12) http://publicradioeast.org/post/down-east-journal-092912 <p>This week on the Down East Journal, we discuss the future of the biofuels industry in North Carolina. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 14:41:49 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 4981 at http://publicradioeast.org