Fiber Factor

About Us

In this photo: John Schechinger (left), Don Cordes (center), Alan Chute (right)

Iowa Agricultural Bio Fibers, located in Harlan, Iowa is an innovation company that is long on experience. The owners combined experience of over 150 years in the relevant areas: bio-energy, crop fiber processing, livestock production and management, dairy management, manufacturing, logistics, information management, project management, communications, building construction, quality assurance and process improvement and six sigma.

Key Personnel:

Donald L. Cordes PhD - Don is the CEO and Co-Founder of Iowa Agricultural Bio Fibers

John Schechinger - John is the President and Co-Founder of Iowa Agricultural Bio Fibers

Alan G. Chute PhD - Alan is the Vice President, Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, and Co-Founder of Iowa Agricultural Bio Fibers


The IABF website is designed to make it easy to learn about the IABF products and services and see the results our customers are getting with our products. If you have a question that is not addressed on the website please contact us. Just call or send an email to the IABF Office Manager Amy Schechinger. 712-799-4272