Corn and switchgrass: Not so strange bedfellows

CenUSA collaborator D.K. Lee, in a study funded by the Department of Crop Sciences at U of I and the Energy Biosciences Institute says:

“We have shown that farmers can grow corn as a companion crop with switchgrass to generate revenue in the establishment year,” [...]  “The following year, switchgrass emerges early like other perennial grasses starting from crowns.” 

Learn more about corn and switchgrass and their potential for positive co-existance in "Earn cash by establishing switchgrass."

Jan 04, 2017