Team studies sorghum genetics to fuel green energy research

September 2011
High Plains Journal;9/12/2011, Vol. 129 Issue 37, p26-A
The article reports on a grant of 800,000 dollars received by four faculty members of the Kansas State University's College of Agriculture and the College of Engineering in August 2011 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Department of Energy under the Plant Feedstocks Genomics for Bioenergy research program. It informs that the grant funds the faculties' three-year study related to the transition of sorghum into biofuel by increasing the plant's biomass yield.


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