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Author(s):Pyter, Rich; Voigt, Tom; Heaton, Emily; Long, Steve
Title:Miscanthus: An ornamental energy crop?
Section:Field day presentations
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Meeting Info.:Midwest Golf House [Illinois]: 14 September 2006
Source:2006 Turfgrass Research Field Day [Illinois]. 2006, p. 4.
# of Pages:1
Publishing Information:[Illinois]: University of Illinois, Southern Illinois University, Chicago District Golf Asociation, and the Illinois Turfgrass Foundation
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Miscanthus; Biomass; Biofuels; Crops; Seed production
Abstract/Contents:Discusses the possibility of using Miscanthus x giganteus (M. x g.) as a biomass crop. States that "it has several characteristics that allow it to meet or exceed the criteria for the 'ideal' biomass crop," including "good disease resistance" and "efficient use of solar radiation." Mentions "[evaluating] M. x g. production methods."
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ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Pyter, R., T. Voigt, E. Heaton, and S. Long. 2006. Miscanthus: An ornamental energy crop?. 2006 Turfgrass Research Field Day [Illinois]. p. 4.
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