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2012 Southern Utah Biomass Field Day

Location: Beaver, Utah

Background: These photos are from the Third Annual Southern Utah Biomass Field Day. Biomass contractors, professionals from state and federal agencies and equipment vendors gathered at a plot of state land south of Beaver, Utah. The Biomass Field Day was hosted by Lance and Michelle Lindbloom of Bloomin' Ranch Service and the Beaver County Extension Office, and the Utah Biomass Resources Group.

Pinyon-Juniper landscape

Pinyon-Juniper landscape south of Beaver, Utah, the site of the Biomass Field Day.

The Fecon Bullhog

The Fecon Bullhog, attached to a Kubota tractor, in action.

The Rotochopper MC266

The Rotochopper MC266 chips and forwards pinyon and juniper trees with ease.

Field Day attendees

Field Day attendees examine wood chips produced by the Rotochopper.

The Fecon FTX 148L Bullhog

The Fecon FTX 148L Bullhog features a chipper out front and tracks for excellent maneuverability.

Brent Judd

Brent Judd demonstrates the Woodmizer by sawing a cedar log.

The Dragon Wagon

The Dragon Wagon, which features a portable gasifier that produces electricity from wood chips, wason site to produce power for Utah's first wood-fired concert.

The Dragon Wagon

The Dragon Wagon: Making Electricity from Wood

Daniel Hathaway

Daniel Hathaway demonstrates the chipping power of the Fecon Bullhog.

Brent Judd

Brent Judd demonstrates the Woodmizer portable sawmill.