- Agronomic: oats
- Crop Production: food processing
- Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns
We believe second-hand equipment to clean, toast and roll oats can be acquired for a cost of around $5,000. We project this would reduce our processing costs to about $.10 per pound, excluding labor cost per pound to run the equipment.
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