Advanced Biofuel Producer Payment Program (Section 9005)
This new program was created by the 2008 Farm Bill. It makes
incentive payments to all enrolled producers of "advanced biofuels."
(Advanced biofuels include commercial-quality biodiesel, ethanol
made from non-corn-kernel starch feedstock (including cellulosic
ethanol), and other types of biofuel and biogas) Payments are
intended to encourage the expanding production of these biofuels. The size of the incentive
payment will depend on the number of producers participating in the
program and the BTUs of biofuel produced. Rural and urban producers
are eligible for these incentives.
The advanced Biofuels Program sign-up period starts 10/1 and ends 10/31 of each fiscal year. For more information regarding signing up, contact
Don Hollis at
(541)278-8049 ext. 129 or by e-mail at
Advanced Biofuel Producer Payment Program Overview
Application Process and Forms
Form RD 4288-1, Advanced Biofuel Payment Program Annual Application
Enrollment Checklist - Please make sure to complete all
applicable areas on checklist.
Enrollment Certification - Please provide with your
1940-Q, Exhibit A-1 "Certification for Contracts"
RD 4288-2, Advanced Biofuel Payment Program Contract
4288-3, Advanced Biofuel Payment Program Payment Request
Other forms for grant applicants -
follow this link to obtain the forms mentioned in the Federal
Register notice above
Contact Rural Development
State Office Contacts
Main Phone: (503) 414-3369
TDD: (503) 414-3387
Fax: (503) 414-3397
USDA Rural Development
Attn: Business & Co-op Programs
1201 NE Lloyd Blvd., Ste. 801
Portland, OR 97232-1274
Lisa Siesennop, Business and Cooperative Programs Director
Don Hollis, State Renewable Energy Coordinator, Business Programs Specialist,
(541) 278-8049 ext. 129
John Holman, Business Programs Technician
here to sign up for "Biofuel notices" and other e-mail alerts for
USDA Rural Development programs in Oregon.
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