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The scramble to find sufficient land for biofuel production has experts eyeing marginal croplands that have been placed in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP).
Researchers at the Energy Biosciences Institute (EBI) at the University of Illinois have discovered widespread occurrence of plant-parasitic nematodes in the first reported nematode survey of Miscanthus and switchgrass plants used for biofuels.
The emergence of biofuels into agricultural systems presents new opportunities for farmers to improve economic return while providing critical ecosystem services.
New report outlines trade-offs of biofuel production.
VONORE, Tenn., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the world's first cellulosic ethanol demonstration plants has opened near Vonore, Tennessee, and has begun producing ethanol -- marking what Gov.
Diverse biofuel plantings such as native prairie attract more beneficial insects than do single crops such as corn.
With many companies investing heavily in algae-based biofuels, researchers from the University of Virginia's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering have found there are significant environmental hurdles to overcome before fuel production ramps up.
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ARLINGTON, Va., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Logos Technologies, Inc. and EdeniQ, Inc.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy crop company Ceres, Inc. announced today that it is working with CHOREN, an international leader in Biomass to Liquids technology, to optimize energy crops for thermochemical conversion to advanced low-carbon biofuels.
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