Bioenergy Research Symposium, 2010

Canola field

The first annual Washington State Bioenergy Research Symposium and Future Energy Conference was held November 8-10, 2010 in Seattle. WSU and USDA-ARS researchers and staff shared the following oral and poster presentations featuring research and extension efforts of the Biofuels Cropping Systems Research Project. Click on each title to learn what is being studied and discovered about oilseed crops in the lab, field and on farms in Washington State.

Oral and Poster Presentations

Oil Content and Quality in Washington Field Oilseed Samples (pdf)

Ian Burke, Patrick Fuerst, Scott Mattinson, Bob Stevens, Joan Davenport, Troy Peters, Romulus Okwany

Camelina is a Potential Oilseed Crop for Washington (pdf)

Stephen Guy and Mary Lauver

Adaptability of Camelina as a Northwest Oilseed Crop (pdf) (oral presentation)

Scot Hulbert

Nitrogen and Sulfur Fertility Effect On Pacific Northwest Dryland Canola (Brassica napus) Production (pdf)

Ashley Hammac, Rich Koenig, and Bill Pan

Growing Biofuel Crops in Western Washington (pdf)

Timothy Miller, Craig Cogger, Andrew Bary, Carl Libbey, and Elizabeth Myhre

Manipulation of AHL Genes in Arabidopsis and Camelina to Increase Seed Size, Seedling Height and Stand Establishment in Dry Soils (pdf)

Michael Neff, Jianfei Zhao, Pushpa Koirala, Jiwen Qiu, and David Favero

WA State Biofuel Cropping Opportunities and Challenges (pdf) (oral presentation)

Bill Pan

Economic Returns to Canola Rotations in Eastern Washington (pdf)

Nathan Skuza and Vicki McCracken

Case Studies of Oilseed Crop Producers in Washington State (pdf)

Karen Sowers, Dennis Roe and Bill Pan

Herbicide Resistant Camelina: Adapting an Oilseed Crop to PNW Cropping Systems (pdf)

Dusty Walsh, Ebrahiem Babiker, Ian Burke and Scot Hulbert

Wide Row Spacing Canola Project (pdf)

Chasity Watt, Dennis Roe, Frank Young, and Larry McGrew

Bioenergy Cropping Systems Research and Outreach (pdf)

Frank Young, Dennis Roe and Larry McGrew; Ed Townsend and Wade Troutman, grower cooperators


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