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Growing Miscanthus

A crop with potential for profit and significant environmental value.

Emily Heaton, assistant professor of agronomy at Iowa State University, discusses a range of topics relating to Miscanthus x giganteus. Included in the interview, recorded at an Iowa State University test plot in October 2012, are tips on how to plant the biocrop, its storage and transportation, and the potential for growth in the market. See part 2 of this series below.

Emily Heaton, assistant professor of agronomy at Iowa State University, discusses a range of topics relating to Miscanthus x giganteus. Included in this series of interviews, recorded at an Iowa State University test plot in October 2012, are tips on how to plant the biocrop and its storage and transportation, as well as information on its costs and environmental benefits. See part 1 above.

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