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Division Chair: Dr. Efi Alexopoulou

                                CRES - Biomass Department                  

                                19th Km Marathonas Avenue
                                19009 Pikermi Attikis, Athens, Greece

                                 Phone: +30 210 6603301
                                
ealex@cres.gr

Scope of the Division:

The general crops and products division includes production research as well as the developing of procedures/techniques associated with utilizing these crops in support of varied industries including the biofuel industry. The members of the division work in various disciplines, including agronomic practices, industrial processing, and marketing.

The general crops and products division includes diverse crop species such as cover crops, pulse crops, pseudocereals, and forage or biomass crops used for bioenergy.  Also includes the use of agricultural residues for bioproducts development.

Crops Investigated:

Sweet sorghum and forage sorghum

Alternative pulse crops

Cover crops

Pseudocereals

Milkweed

Pear millet

Okra

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