Chicken Manure Fuel Can Power Your Car

Chicken farmer Harold Bate discovered an eco-friendly way to power his car using decomposing chicken and pig manure as low-cost methane gas car fuel.

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LEFT: Nothing fancy here! Harold has simply  "hay wired" the methane gas cylinder valve to the steering wheel of his Hillman. RIGHT: The Bate Auto Gas Converter (demand regulator) as mounted in Harold's 1953 Hillman. The white cover here is purely decoration. Note, again, the rather casual manner in which Bate has installed his accessories in his own car.
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