1. Rob Mitchell of the USDA describes the important parts and adjustments of a grass drill for planting perennial grasses. Filmed at the March 20, 2012 field day in Mead, Nebraska.

    CenUSA Bioenergy is supported by Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grant no. 2011-68005-30411 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.

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  2. CenUSA Bioenergy CoProject Director and USDA scientist Rob Mitchell discusses the potential of switchgrass in biofuel production while demonstrating harvesting equipment usage. (CenUSA Bioenergy is supported by Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grant no. 2011-68005-30411 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.)

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  3. CenUSA Bioenergy CoProject Director and USDA-ARS scientist Rob Mitchell discusses the potential of switchgrass in biofuel production while demonstrating harvesting equipment usage. (CenUSA Bioenergy is supported by Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grant no. 2011-68005-30411 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.)

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  4. Stephen and Wegulo Gary Yuen (Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln) present an overview of switchgrass diseases and production constraints caused by weeds and insects. (CenUSA Bioenergy is supported by Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grant no. 2011-68005-30411 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.)

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  5. Dr. Richard Perrin (University of Nebraska, Lincoln/Ag Economics Department) walks the viewer through switchgrass production costs, potential markets, and market values for switchgrass biomass. Dr. Perrin also discusses potential break even values for corn and switchgrass production on marginal land. (CenUSA Bioenergy is supported by Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grant no. 2011-68005-30411 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.)

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