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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES FOR BIOMASS PRODUCTION IN OKLAHOMA

Location: Rangeland and Pasture Research

Project Number: 3074-21630-010-03-N
Project Type: Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: May 3, 2010
End Date: May 2, 2015

Objective:
1) Develop best management practices (BMPs) for sustainable large-scale establishment and production of feedstocks. 2) Enhance diversity, productivity, and resiliency through development of mixed species bioenergy production systems.

Approach:
Field-scale research plots will be established at Woodward, OK, to evaluate best warm-season grass establishment method and nitrogen requirements. Monocultures as well as mixed-cultures of grasses will be studied with commercial and legume nitrogen management methods.

Last Modified: 2/23/2016
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