TITLE

Bioenergy sorghum offers versatility

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;2/17/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the flexibility of bioenergy sorghum for rotation and end uses for crop farmers in the U.S. Biomass sorghum is an annual crop which offers versatility to farmers by being able to go into and out of production as markets and farms needs change. According to Jason Wight of Texas AgriLife Research, sorghum provides an efficient biomass option since it is tolerant to stress factors including drought and can go dormant and wait for rainfall.
ACCESSION #
59151108

 

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