Going Green

Monday, July 21, 2008

Precision Technology for Sugar Cane Production

New sugar cane research could be important to the ethanol industry.

Application of precision agriculture technologies to sugarcane

H.P. “Sonny” Viator, Richard Johnson and Maurice Wolcott

LSU AgCenter research has demonstrated that conventional, whole-field soil-sampling schemes and field-averaged yields do not satisfactorily describe the variations of yield and soil attributes present in several sugarcane fields. Over a three-year period, the...(complete article here).

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