Skip to main content

Advertisement

Springer Nature is making Coronavirus research free. View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates

Table 4 Results of evaluation of energy cane compared to the usual commercial hybrid in Barbados

From: The potential of the energy cane as the main biomass crop for the cellulosic industry

Clone Mg cane (ha–1) Brix cane (%) Pol cane (%) Fiber cane (%) Mg Dry mass (ha-1) Gain (Dry mass) %
WI81456 125.0 12.2 8.9 23.9 45.1 69.0
WI79460 112.0 14.2 9.3 26.9 46.0 73.0
WI79458 111.0 14.0 9.8 21.6 39.5 48.0
B77602a 78.0 19.4 17.3 14.8 26.7 -
  1. aCommercial hybrid. Source: Rao et al. [60].