POET Biorefining - Leipsic began operations January 10, 2008. The state-of-the art ethanol production facility will consume approximately 24 million bushels of locally-grown corn to produce 68 million gallons of ethanol annually.

POET Biorefining - Leipsic provides a high performance, environmentally-friendly fuel as well as a premium, high-quality Dakota Gold brand livestock feed for regional, national and international markets.

POET Biorefining - Leipsic is pleased to be part of the Leipsic region, employing approximately 40 people and enhancing the local economy with improved corn prices, value-added markets for farmers, good-paying jobs, and increased local tax revenue.

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Hours of Operation:

Administration Office:
Mon - Fri, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(419) 943-7447

Corn Receiving Hours:
(See "local cash corn bids" page for current info)

Dakota Gold, DDG's & Wet Cake Loading Hours:
Mon. - Fri. 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Ethanol Loading Hours:
24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Toll Free: 866-571-CORN
Local: 419-943-9298

Mike Knueven, Commodity Manager
Direct Line: (419) 943-9214
Cell: (419) 966-6467

Roger Wenzinger, Grain Buyer
Direct Line: (419) 943-9216
Cell: (419) 348-1784

Brad Ellerbrock, Grain Buyer
Direct Line: (419) 943-9228
Cell: (419) 236-5189

Matt McConnell, Maintenance Manager

Silvia Stover, Maintenance Clerk/Shipping/Receiving

POET Biorefining - Leipsic
3875 State Route 65
Leipsic, OH 45856