Corpus ID: 156261902

BIOCOST: A software program to estimate the cost of producing bioenergy crops

@inproceedings{Walsh1996BIOCOSTAS,
  title={BIOCOST: A software program to estimate the cost of producing bioenergy crops},
  author={Marie E. Walsh and Dale Becker},
  year={1996}
}
  • Marie E. Walsh, Dale Becker
  • Published 1996
  • Economics
  • A key component in assessing the economic competitiveness of bioenergy crops is an estimation of the cost of producing these crops. BIOCOST is an EXCEL-based software program that can be used to estimate the cost of producing hybrid poplar and switchgrass in seven regions of the United States. The default mode of BIOCOST estimates a full-economic cost, but users can calculate combinations of variable cash, fixed, and owned resource costs to fit their needs. Users can also change yields, land… CONTINUE READING

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