Multifunction agriculture - A place for switchgrass & other perennials

If you are interested in how perennial grasses can be part of a sustainable transformation in Midwestern agriculture you will find this brief article fascinating.

Authors Stephen John (Agricultural Watershed Istitute) and Gregory McIsaac discuss how the American Midwest can move from a landscape dominated by row crop production to "multifunctional agriculture" featuring biomass crops.

Multifunctional Agriculture: A New Paradigm of Mixed Cropping [Solutions Journal 8(1)66-76 Jan. 2017] is available online at http://ow.ly/VOqB30cEEAU @SolutionsMag.

 

Jun 16, 2017