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- Blanco-Canqui, Humberto; Mitchell, Robert B.; Jin, Virginia L.; Schmer, Marty R.; Eskridge, Kent M.
- Global change biology 2017 v.9 no.9 pp. 1510-1521
- Andropogon gerardii; Bouteloua curtipendula; Panicum virgatum; Sorghastrum nutans; Zea mays; aggregate stability; biofuels; biomass; corn; crop residues; ecosystem services; feedstocks; fuel production; no-tillage; nutrients; perennials; plant available water; rainfed farming; silty clay loam soils; soil compaction; soil depth; soil ecosystems; soil fertility; soil hydraulic properties; soil organic carbon; warm season grasses; water erosion; wind erosion; Nebraska
- ... Removal of corn (Zea mays L.) residues at high rates for biofuel and other off-farm uses may negatively impact soil and the environment in the long term. Biomass removal from perennial warm-season grasses (WSGs) grown in marginally productive lands could be an alternative to corn residue removal as biofuel feedstocks while controlling water and wind erosion, sequestering carbon (C), cycling water ...
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