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- Tulbure, Mirela G.; Wimberly, Michael C.; Boe, Arvid; Owens, Vance N.
- Agriculture, ecosystems & environment 2012 v.146 no.1 pp. 121-129
- spatial variation, etc ; Panicum virgatum; biofuels; biomass; climate; cropland; cultivars; data collection; environmental factors; feedstocks; fertilizer application; genetics; lignocellulose; models; planning; temporal variation; Corn Belt region; United States; Show all 18 Subjects
- ... The U.S. Renewable Fuel Standard calls for 136 billion liters of renewable fuels production by 2022. Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.) has emerged as a leading candidate to be developed as a bioenergy feedstock. To reach biofuel production goals in a sustainable manner, more information is needed to characterize potential production rates of switchgrass. We used switchgrass yield data and general ...