Management of Sweet Sorghum for Biomass Production

  title={Management of Sweet Sorghum for Biomass Production},
  author={Catherine L. Bonin and Emily A. Heaton and Todd J. Cogdill and Kenneth J. Moore},
  journal={Sugar Tech},
Sweet sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] has been suggested as a biofuel feedstock due to its high productivity, low N requirements, and drought tolerance but little data exist on its management in the Midwestern US Corn Belt. In 2005 and 2006 in central Iowa, USA, plots were seeded with ‘Top 76-6’ sweet sorghum on three dates; late May, early June, and… CONTINUE READING