2011 Awards

Suitability of North Carolina Piedmont Soils for Bioenergy Crop Production - N.C. State University

Funding Recipient: North Carolina State University Soil Science Department

Awards Amount: $85,542

This project investigates the potential conversion of land to bioenergy cropping systems, as related to constraints from soil biochemical and physical properties, in an overall effort to determine the most appropriate soil-crop combination(s) to achieve North Carolina’s 10% goal for renewable fuels by 2017