Symposium--Impact of Ethanol Production On the Environment: I

Tuesday, November 3, 2009: 9:55 AM-2:45 PM
Convention Center, Room 335, Third Floor
Presidings:
Xiying Hao and James A. Ippolito
Organizer:
James A. Ippolito
10:00 AM
Biofuel Production and Water Quality: Challenges and Opportunities.
Andrew Sharpley, Univ. of Arkansas; Tom Simpson, Water Stewardship, Inc.; Robert Howarth, Cornell Univ.; Hans Paerl, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Kyle Mankin, Kansas State Univ.
10:30 AM
Soil Quality as An Indicator of Sustainable Biofuel Feedstock Production.
Douglas L. Karlen, USDA-ARS, Natl. Soil Tilth Lab.; Stuart J. Birrell, Iowa State Univ.
11:30 AM
12:00 PM
1:15 PM
Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Impacts of Grassland Management Practices.
Paul R. Adler, USDA-ARS; Sabrina Spatari, Drexel University; Stephen J. Del Grosso, USDA-ARS; William J. Parton, Colorado State University
1:45 PM
2:15 PM
2:45 PM