Bioenergy Farm Project: Economic and Energy Analysis of Biomass by Web Application

P. Busato, R. Berruto & R. Cornelissen
Agriculture faces new and rapidly changes: increasing cost of technical means for production, new machinery and new crops (e.g. biomass crops), new low­input techniques, EU policies and contribution. On the other hand new information is requested by the market or by public agencies: energy balance and life cycle analysis of crop cultivation, labor budget, etc. This situation challenges the farmers, which need standard data and procedures in order to compare the cultivation systems, and to...