Designer Sorghums: Development of High Yielding Sorghum Cultivars with Modified Endosperm Matrices for Optimized Low Energy Input Ethanol Production and High Nutrition Feed

The objective of this research project is to develop a systems approach for designer sorghum cultivars to optimize the grain's endosperm matrix for bio-ethanol conversion and distiller's feed for low rain fall Texas environments.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program Information: Advanced Research, Biobased Research


  • English


  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $337500.00
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Research and Innovative Technology Administration

    Department of Transportation
    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Johnson, Shawn

  • Performing Organizations:

    Texas A&M University, College Station

    College Station, TX  United States  77840
  • Principal Investigators:

    Hays, Dirk

  • Start Date: 20070701
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20101231
  • Source Data: RiP Project 31316

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01572299
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Files: RIP
  • Created Date: Aug 5 2015 1:00AM