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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Evan DeLucia, Sarah Davis,University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Caption: University of Illinois plant biology and Energy Biosciences Institute (EBI) professor Evan DeLucia, EBI feedstock analyst Sarah Davis and their colleagues found that replacing the least productive corn acres with miscanthus would boost both corn and biofuel production.

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