Green Guide

  1. Agriculture
  2. Alternative Energy
  3. Business
  4. Conservation
  5. Residential

Informational Resources

  • Dovetail- Build with renewable certified forest products.
  • Minnesota Pollution Control Agency - agricultural resources.

Technical Resources

Anaerobic Digesters

  • Department of Energy - Reduce energy costs but also methane emissions, which contribute to global warming.

Financial Resources

  • Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) - will provide funds to agricultural producers and rural small businesses to purchase and install renewable energy systems and make energy efficiency improvements.
Benton Countys Guide to Green

Amnesty Days

In late May or early June, Benton County sponsors a clean-up collection  day for  residents.