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- Wang, Ming Li; Cole, Marsha; Tonnis, Brandon; Pinnow, David; Xin, Zhanguo; Davis, Jerry; Hung, Yen-Con; Yu, Jianming; Pederson, Gary A.; Eggleston, Gillian
- Journal of Sustainable Bioenergy Systems 2014 v.4 no.3 pp. 161-174
- autumn; biofuels; bioprocessing; carbohydrate composition; cultivars; environmental factors; feedstocks; frost; frost injury; fructose; glucose; harvest date; ice damage; juice quality; stems; sugar crops; sugarcane juice; sweet sorghum; Georgia
- ... Alate fall frost may significantly affect sugar crops' stem sugar composition, yield and juice quality for biofuel and bioproduct manufacture. Researcb on tbe effects of late fall frost in sugarcane is well documented, but information is lacking for sweet sorgbum. Three and six commercial cultivars ofsugarcane and sweet sorghum, respectively, were selected and evaluated for exposure to a late fall ...