Caro, MI

POET Bioprocessing, located in Caro, MI, produces 80 million gallons of bioethanol annually and is the 14th bioethanol plant built by POET which began building facilities in the 1980s. With cooperation of the many local leaders and in partnership with members of the agricultural community and the state political leadership, POET Bioprocessing is excited to bring a new kind of value-added agriculture to the state of Michigan.

Bioethanol production by POET Bioprocessing - Caro consumes approximately 18 million bushels of corn from the region and provides not only an environmentally friendly fuel, but also a valuable high quality livestock feed for local, regional and national markets.

The plant was honored with the Michigan Agri-Business Association’s 2011 Green Agri-Business Designation for efforts including a total water recovery system to eliminate wastewater discharge, a waste heat recovery system that recycles both heat and water, a Load Toad DDGS loader to get more product onto each rail car, and a recycling program.

Hours of Operation

Administrative Office
Mon - Fri, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Corn Receiving
See cash corn bids page

Distillers Loading
Mon - Fri, 7:00 AM - 2:45 PM

Ethanol Loading
7 days a week, 24 hours a day

POET Bioprocessing - Caro
CARO, MI 48723
PH: 989.672.1222
FAX: 989.672.1224

Investment Information

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