Contact: Diana Yates
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Caption: Using the grass Miscanthus x giganteus as a feedstock for ethanol production would significantly reduce the amount of farmland needed for biofuels, said U. of I. crop sciences professor Stephen P. Long.
Credit: Photo by Don Hamerman
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