Following a vegetation period with extreme dry periods, the peak yields of our GRACE miscanthus genotypes were measured in the last two weeks.
This year’s hemp harvest of our GRACE hemp is completed. However, work at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC) continues.
A pleasant May with a lot of sun and some precipitation has encouraged a strong miscanthus growth.
After an early spring emergence, the miscanthus stands at the field location at Oberer Lindenhof have experienced frost damages.
Drones support GRACE researchers in their work on 14 promising miscanthus genotypes.
Miscanthus harvest at the GRACE field site at Oberer Lindenhof, Southern Germany.
Interesting video (in German) about the GRACE miscanthus field trials and the biorefinery.
The GRACE project’s third General Assembly Meeting took place in Zagreb, Croatia from 23 to 25 September.
On September 17th the University of Hohenheim together with C.A.R.M.E.N. e.V organized an open day at the research station “Unterer Lindenhof”.
INA has chosen Clariant’s sunliquid® technology to assess usability of miscanthus for conversion into lignocellulosic sugars & ethanol within the EU-funded GRACE project.