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U.S. Department of Energy Awards $13.5M to Enhance Sorghum for Biofuel
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The Danforth Center takes part in a multi-institutional research effort to improve sorghum as a sustainable source for biofuel production
U.S. Department of Energy Awards $13.5M to Enhance Sorghum for Biofuel, The Danforth Center takes, by the the U.S. Department of Energy and will be led by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Sorghum, Department of Energy, National Science Foundation, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. To keep, efficient bioenergy feedstock. This will help the U.S advance a carbon neutral energy market and benefit, challenges, especially those at the intersection of our food, water and energy systems." About The Donald
Danforth Plant Science Center Awarded Major Bioenergy Grant from U.S. Department of Energy
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Grant Supports Expansion of Research in Enterprise Institute for Renewable Fuels ST. LOUIS, MO, October 11, 2011 – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) awarded $5.5 million to the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center to develop the oilseed plant camel ...
Danforth Plant Science Center Awarded Major Bioenergy Grant from U.S. Department of Energy , Grant, 11, 2011 – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) awarded $5.5 million to the Donald Danforth Plant, sources, including the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Energy, National Science Foundation, U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Agency for International Development and the Bill, , director of the Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E). “It is now
U.S. Department of Energy selects two proposals submitted by Danforth Plant Science Center
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Projects support expansion of research at the Enterprise Institute for Renewable Fuels ST. LOUIS, MO, November 10, 2011 – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Joint Genome Institute (JGI) has selected two projects from a highly competitive pool of app ...
U.S. Department of Energy selects two proposals submitted by Danforth Plant Science Center, , November 10, 2011 – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Joint Genome Institute (JGI) has selected two, at the University of Massachusetts; will create a library of grass transcription factors for the energy crop model system Brachypodium distachyon. Brachypodium serves as a model for potential energy crops, in energy, climate, and environment. About The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center The Donald Danforth
The Mockler lab joined the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in July 2011.
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The U.S. Department of Energy recently awarded funds for a project that will seek to improve biomass accumulation using a bioenergy crop model, Brachypodium distachyon.
The Mockler lab joined the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in July 2011. , The U.S. Department of Energy recently awarded funds for a project that will seek to improve biomass accumulation using a bioenergy crop model, Brachypodium distachyon., (Collection), (Collection)
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch) DOE Gives Danforth Center $8 Million for Sorghum Study
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“These will be optimized for the U.S. sorghum bioenergy belt, making this crop a leading feedstock source for biofuel production,” said Danforth scientist Todd Mockler, who is leading the project.
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch) DOE Gives Danforth Center $8 Million for Sorghum Study, The U.S. Department of Energy awarded $8 million to the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center to study sorghum for use as a biofuel crop. The project is aimed at mapping sorghum’s genetic information and studying its physical characteristics to help researchers develop higher-yielding varieties of the plant. “These will be optimized for the U.S. sorghum bioenergy belt, making this crop a leading feedstock
(St. Louis Business Journal) Danforth Center Wins $8 Million DOE Grant for Sorghum Project
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The grant supports a program focused on progressing research on sorghum as a bioenergy source. 
(St. Louis Business Journal) Danforth Center Wins $8 Million DOE Grant for Sorghum Project, The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center has won a five-year, $8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to study and breed sorghum hybrids for bioenergy. The grant comes through a program focused on new energy sources for transportation sponsored by the energy arm of the DOE’s Advanced Research Projects Agency, or ARPA. The Danforth’s Todd Mockler, Geraldine and Robert Virgil Distinguished
Danforth Center Awarded $8 Million DOE ARPA-E Grant to Accelerate Research on Sorghum as Bioenergy Crop
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The $8 million grant awarded to the Danforth Plant Science Center will be led by Todd Mockler, Ph.D., Geraldine and Robert Virgil Distinguished Investigator at the Danforth Center.
Crop, On June 18, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA–E) announced the Transportation Energy Resources and Renewable Agriculture (TERRA) program will support, -yielding sorghum hybrids,” said Mockler. “These will be optimized for the U.S. sorghum bioenergy, of production at commercial scale. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has forecast that more than 90 percent of U.S. cellulosic bioenergy needs will be met through biomass production
Partnership with Benson Hill Biosystems Focuses Efforts on Sorghum as a Next-Generation Bioenergy Source
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Sorghum’s adaptability to diverse environments, low fertilizer requirements, high biomass potential and its compatibility with row crop production position it to become the premier bioenergy crop in the United States.
and the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center’s TERRA-REF program, which is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy Advanced Research Program. Benson Hill is an agricultural technology company, Source, Replacing fossil fuels with sustainable sources of energy that do not compete with food crops, CropOS™ cloud biology platform to advance sustainable development of sorghum as an alternative energy, in the United States. The USDA forecasts that more than 90 percent of U.S. cellulosic bioenergy needs
(KSDK/Channel 5 News-NBC) Drought resistant crop study
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Drought resistant crops will be the focus of a new studybeing conducted by researchers at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center. The U.S. Department of Energy awarded a five-year, $12.1 million grant to the Danforth Center and collaborators at ...
(KSDK/Channel 5 News-NBC) Drought resistant crop study, Drought resistant crops will be the focus of a new study being conducted by researchers at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center. The U.S. Department of Energy awarded a five-year, $12.1 million grant to the Danforth Center, of renewable energy for the economy and reduce dependence on foreign oil. Bioenergy grasses have, than traditional row crops, like corn. Corn requires energy intensive annual planting and added
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Research Given to Danforth Center Scientist
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Sam Wang received the 2014 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Research and Creativity from UMSL for his groundbreaking research in plant biology.
Science Foundation and U.S. Departments of Agriculture, Energy and Transportation. Follow us on Twitter @DanforthCenter and LIKE us on Facebook to stay up to date with science, research and recent, groundbreaking research in plant biology. Wang joined both the Danforth Center and the department, to work with,” said Wang. Wang holds several U.S. patents and has published more than 135 articles