2011 Awards

Loblolly Pine Biomass Genetics/Cropping Study - N.C. State University

Funding Recipient: North Carolina State University Forestry and Environmental Resources Department

Award Amount: $148,419

At the Butner Field Station, project evaluates different pine varieties ranging in biofuels/biomass potential under different cropping systems that can provide landowners with an economic incentive to plant loblolly pine as a dedicated energy crop.