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switchgrass http://www.addisonindependent.com/taxonomy/term/750/all en Could switchgrass offer a CO2 solution? http://www.addisonindependent.com/201107could-switchgrass-offer-co2-solution <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-8621" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201107could-switchgrass-offer-co2-solution"><img src="http://www.addisonindependent.com/files/images/switchgrass2862.thumbnail.jpg" alt="switchgrass2862.jpg" title="switchgrass2862.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> NETAKA WHITE, LEFT, and Peter Carothers stand in a field of switchgrass they have planted in a field in New Haven. White and Carothers hope their small experimental planting can demonstrate the viability of switchgrass as both an energy alternative and cash crop for local farmers. Independent photo/Trent Campbell </div> </div> </div> <p> ADDISON COUNTY &mdash; When the American settlers first crossed the Great Plains, they encountered native species of prairie grass like switchgrass and big blue stem.</p> <p> Now those same grasses &mdash; seeded deep in the American perception of a rural aesthetic &mdash; are being sown in Addison County fields in an effort to make them an affordable and viable source of local energy.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/8603">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201107could-switchgrass-offer-co2-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Addison County agriculture energy environment switchgrass Thu, 21 Jul 2011 16:00:30 +0000 Andrew Stein 8603 at http://www.addisonindependent.com