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Corn Cobs On Deck for Cellulosic Feedstock

01 Feb

Read the full story in Agricultural Research.

When energy officials proposed using crop residues to produce cellulosic ethanol, concerned soil scientists took to the fields to learn more about how these residues protect soil from erosion and enhance soil quality. Agricultural Research Service soil scientist Brian Wienhold focused on a single component of residue—the corncob.

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Posted by on February 1, 2013 in Biofuels

 

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