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2011-11-08 22:21:23

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) are leading the way in learning more about "biochar," the charred biomass created from wood, other plant material, and manure.

2011-08-31 20:16:11

Adding a pretreatment step would allow producers to get more ethanol from switchgrass harvested in the fall.

Testing The Water For Bioenergy Crops
2011-08-30 06:53:15

Water significant limiting factor in growing crops like switchgrass.

2011-08-16 14:45:22

A team of researchers at the Department of Energy's BioEnergy Science Center (BESC) have pinpointed the exact, single gene that controls ethanol production capacity in a microorganism.

2011-08-03 13:05:01

When an animal gets too hot or too cold, or feels pangs of hunger or thirst, it tends to relocate – to where it’s cooler or hotter, or to the nearest place where food or water can be found.

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2011-07-13 11:58:25

Growing perennial grasses on the least productive farmland now used for corn ethanol production in the US would result in higher overall corn yields, more ethanol output per acre and better groundwater quality, researchers report in a new study.

2011-05-09 07:00:00

G2 BioChem is unlocking the future - making next generation ethanol a commercial reality TORONTO, May 9 /PRNewswire/ - GreenField Ethanol announced the launch of G2Biochem, a collaborative partnership that will acquire, validate and commercialize GreenField's innovative patented process technology.

2011-05-07 00:00:28

DuPont to also Premiere Stories of Inclusive Innovation Featuring Partnerships from Around the World Wilmington, Del. (PRWEB) May 06, 2011 DuPont today announced its sponsorship of a new BBC series Horizons.

2011-03-23 07:06:00

VISALIA, Calif., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Logos Technologies®, Inc. and EdeniQ, Inc., announced U.S.

2011-02-25 23:01:35

Rice University scientists and their colleagues have found that when growing corn crops for ethanol, more means less.


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