Biofuels research

Management and Life Cycle Assessment of Bioenergy Crop Production
Dr. Paul R. Adler, USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit

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Background

The focus of the program has been on the potential use of marginal croplands for biofuel production conducting research at multiple scales on the …

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Carbon sequestration potential of switchgrass

Sequestration Potential of Switchgrass Managed for Bioenergy Production
Dr. Howard Skinner, ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit, University Park, PA

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Background

Switchgrass is an important bioenergy crop with the potential to provide a reliable supply of renewable energy while also removing from the atmosphere and …

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Conservation lands in the Northeast

USDA-ARS Biofuel Research Program Management and Life Cycle Assessment of Bioenergy Crop Production
USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit

Dr. Paul R. Adler
Research Agronomist, USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit, Building 3702, Curtin Road, University Park, PA 16802-3702

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Switchgrass and big bluestem

Switchgrass and big bluestem response to spring burning and glyphosate application: Hay, biomass, and seed yields

M.A. Sanderson, R.R. Schnabel (deceased), W.L. Stout, and D. Genito, USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit, University Park, PA
16802; W.S. Curran, Dep. Crop and Soil Sciences …

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