Agricultural biomass such as reed canary grass
, timothy hay and switchgrass was selected and acquired from agricultural farm in New Brunswick (NB).
The following plant species (showing a potential for biofuel production) will be examined: corn (Zea mays), reed canary grass
, cord grasses, sorghum (Sorghum bicolor), switchgrass (Panicum virgatum), miscanthus (Miscanthus gigantheus), perennial ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum), barley (Hordeurn vulgare), wildrye (Elymus arenarius), needlegrass (Stipa tenacissima), fescue (Festuca rubra).
Harvest in spring improves yield and quality of reed canary grass
as a bioenergy crop.
De acuerdo con Pohl (1980) el Phalaris arundinacea es una forma esteril del "reed canary grass
", dicho autor es quien lo reporta por primera vez en Costa Rica como ornamental en Los Yoses, Canton de Montes de Oca.
RECOGNITION Dr Richard Lord, left, with his research associate Richard Green at a brownfield reed canary grass
trial site near the Tees Barrage.
This pattern suggests that available vegetation along the stream edge, which was primarily reed canary grass
, provided sufficient forage.
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): A long-term research has revealed that reed canary grass
can be turned into an excellent 'green' fuel for biomass power stations and, on a smaller scale, boilers in buildings like schools.
"Reed canary grass
performed as it would on fertile agricultural land, we didn't expect it.
* Many plants identified as preferred choices for second generation agrofuels already cause serious environmental harm as invasive species, such as miscanthus, switch grass, or reed canary grass
Forage grasses include Kentucky bluegrass, Canada bluegrass, orchard grass, perennial ryegrass, reed canary grass
, smooth bromegrass, tall fescue, timothy, prairie grass, garrison grass, and bermudagrass.
Phalaris arundinacea (reed canary grass
) control through use of Carex sp.
Negative per capita effects of purple loosestrife and reed canary grass
on plant diversity of wetland communities.
Seven three metre biorolls - sausage-shaped coir mats planted with purple loosestrife, lesser pond sedge, reed canary grass
, yellow flag iris and soft rush - were installed.
In some parts of the country fescue, reed canary grass
, ryegrass and Sudan grass are common.
Until recently it was thought to be reed canary grass
and did not receive management attention.