Oilseed Processing for Small-Scale Producers

By: Al Kurki, Janet Bachmann, and Holly Hill
Updated August 2018


There are many varieties of seeds and nuts that can produce oils for food, nutraceuticals, skincare products, aromatherapies, fuels, and industrial lubricants. This publication describes the basic processes involved in oil processing, including seed cleaning, extraction, clarification, packaging, and storage.

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