Propane is a clean burning, reliable, and efficient energy source. Grain drying and Farm businesses can depend on propane to be cost effective and reliable source to run the operations.
Propane-fueled grain dryers are capable of drying virtually any type of grain. They are available as either batch dryers (where grain is dried in batches ranging from 80 to 1,000 bushel) or continuous flow dryers (wet grain is fed into the dryer in a steady stream). The average fuel consumption of heated-air corn dryers is about 0.02 gallons of propane per bushel per percentage point of moisture removed.
Propane grain dryers now come with many sophisticated features: