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Sorghum field

April 3, 2017
Sorghum: From Salads to Syrups, This Grain is Cropping Up Everywhere
International Food Information Council Foundation

December 15, 2016
Plant proteins, healthy fats and more 2017 food trends
Washington Post

August 8, 2016
Sorghum Is the New Quinoa! 3 Top Chefs Share Their Most Mouthwatering Recipes
Vogue

June 9, 2016
Crops, Bots and Bytes: Check Out the Robots Behind ARPA-E’s Agro-Energy Program
Department of Energy

May 5, 2016
Best Management Practices to Combat the Sugarcane Aphid (PDF)
Sorghum Checkoff

April 27, 2016 (originally published 10/9/15)
Science Has Already Chosen Your Favorite Food of the Future
Inverse

April 26, 2016
Spanish interview, "Las sequías en California y el cultivo de sorgo"
UC Agricultural and Natural Resources

March 16, 2016
A spotlight on sorghum
UC Agricultural and Natural Resources Food Blog

March 1, 2016
Spanish interview, "La producción de sorgo en California"
UC Agricultural and Natural Resources

March 1, 2016
A Spotlight on Sorghum
UC Food Observer

February 24, 2016
The Walking Dead Searches For Sorghum, But What Is It?
Mid-Missouri Public Radio

February 24, 2016
Preview of "The Walking Dead" - searching for sorghum
AMC Channel

February 23, 2016
Drought-resistant genes research
Cailfornia Ag Today

February 23, 2016
Black sorghum finds its fit in cereal line
High Plains/Midwest Ag Journal

February 22, 2016
Sorghum to be Featured on 'The Balancing Act' Airing on Lifetime Television
Everything Lubbock

January 13, 2016
Drought-tolerant sorghum solid option as livestock forage
Western Farm Press

January 12, 2016
Got matcha? Five healthy foods that will make their mark on 2016.
Washington Post

January 6, 2016 (published in October-December issue)
Kearney and West Side RECs: Studies of sorghum's adaptation to drought push the frontiers of crop improvement
California Agriculture

November 14, 2015
Don’t treat forage sorghum like corn forage
Progressive Forage Grower Magazine

October 20, 2015
Valley Researchers To Study How Plants In Drought Change Their Genetics
Valley Public Radio

October 3, 2015
Video interview: Understanding the Benefits of Sorghum Silage for California Dairies
California Dairy Magazine

October 1, 2015
DOE Invests $25.8 Million in Sorghum Research
Sorghum Checkoff

September 28, 2015
UC Berkeley researchers lead $12.3 million drought study
Daily Californian

September 28, 2015
UC Berkeley to spearhead $12.3M project to study crop drought tolerance
UC Berkeley Press Release

September 22, 2015
It’s a bird, it’s a plane. No it’s a drone!
Parlier Post

Kearney Alfalfa and Forage Field Day on September 18, 2015 in Parlier, CA

Forage and Grain Sorghum Field Day and Workshop, September 30, 2015, Holtville, CA

June 15, 2015
Sorghum, Your Next Staple Food Product, Sorghum Checkoff

February 13, 2015
Big Demand, Small Supply, Ethanol Producer Magazine

March 2, 2015
Sorghum - The Smart Choice for Exports, Sorghum Checkoff

October 30, 2014
Sorghum: The Next Super Grain?, MSN

October 27, 2014
Is Sorghum Poised to 'Really Take Off' Soon?, Agriculture.com


Archived news

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June 8, 2014
"China turns from corn to sorghum", Morning Ag Clips

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Food

October 7, 2014
Sorghum: The "New" Ancient Grain, Bakers Journal

August 28, 2014
Five Grains That Will Overthrow Quinoa, FWx Food and Wine

July 17, 2014
Sorghum is a smart crop", Southwest Farm Press

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Forage

April 11, 2014
"Sorghum - Drought Year Forage of Choice?", Cooperative Extension Kings County, University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources Newsletter, April 2014

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Fuel

July 28, 2014
Pacific Ethanol Awarded $3 Million Grant to Support Sorghum Feedstock Program, Pacific Ethanol press release

June 2, 2014
"Texas A&M study: Bioenergy sorghum could help with greenhouse gas emissions",Texas A&M AgriLife

September 3, 2013
"Aemetis Announces EPA Approval as the First Converted Corn Ethanol Plant to Produce D5 Advanced Biofuels Using Sorghum/Biogas/CHP "

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Markets

August 7, 2014
Strong Export Demand as Current Marketing Year Nearing End, Sorghum Checkoff

April 11, 2014
"Sorghum's global demand grows", Stock & Land

November 27, 2013
"UC: Research could lead to a comeback for sorghum", AgAlert magazine (California Farm Bureau Federation membership needed to view article)

November 2013
"Sorghum Revival" by Larry Reichenberger, The Furrow magazine
Vol. 118, issue 7, pp. 4-5.

October 31, 2013
NPR All Things Considered Radio Story, "Heat, Drought Draw Farmers Back To Sorghum, The 'Camel Of Crops'"
The virtues of sorghum in our climate-changing environment and for our gluten-sensitive consumers.

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Production

August 21, 2014
Sorghum Production Successfully Progressing, Sorghum Checkoff

August 5, 2014
Sorghum Finding Glamour in California?, Sorghum Checkoff

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