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Ethanol From Sweet Sorghum 

Pilot Project on the T3P Ranch

Seed Furnished by Sorghum Partners

Sucrosorgo SS304   Lot# 09002   Origin Texas    Germination 85%   Tested December 2009   Approximate seed per pound 18,500   10 pounds per bag     Treated with VALENT Nipsit Inside Insecticide    4 bags   total 40 lbs.    Notes Very High Sugar content Brix 20   10 feet tall

Sucrosorgo 506      Lot# 09028   Origin Texas    Germination 90%   Tested March 2010         Approximate seed per pound 12,500  10 pounds per bag      Treated with VALENT Nipsit Inside Insectiside    2 bags   total 20 lbs.    Notes  High Sugar content  Brix Unknown  12 feet tall

Sucrosorgo 1990    Lot# 09009   Origin Texas    Germination 87%   Tested February 2010     Approximate seed per pound 12,600   10 pounds per bag      Treated with VALENT Nipsit Inside Insecticide   2 bags   total 20 lbs.    Notes  High Sugar content  Brix Unknown  12+ feet tall   Phototropic

 

Seed Obtained from MAFES Foundation Seed  http://msucares.com/crops/seed/index.html

Sweet Sorghum Theis      Lot# TH-09  Origin Mississippi   Germination 80%  Tested December 2009  Approximate seed per pound (estimated) 20,000  5 pounds per bag    No Treatment   1 bag  total 5 lbs.    Notes  Brix 18 

Sweet Sorghum M81-E   Lot# M8-07  Origin Mississippi   Germination 80%  Tested January 2010      Approximate seed per pound (estimated) 20,000  5 pounds per bag     No Treatment   1 bag total 5 lbs.    Notes   Brix 18 Matures 1 week later than Theis   Lodging Resistant 

5 lbs per acre planed planting rate           18 acres total test plot          consisting of                 8 acres SS304,               4 acres 506,                4 acres 1990,                1 acre Theis,                    1 acre M81-E