UI Research trip photos

18 Nov

Here’s a plot of miscanthus giganteus at UI.

 

This UI crop scientist Tom Voigt standing in front of bales of miscanthus …

 

Not your typical remote control helicopter. This one costs $60,000 and has an infrared camera used to study crop growth.

 

Grad student Wendy White shows me a 2-liter bottle of sugary juice squeezed directly from tropical maize, a promising energy crop.

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