DOE, USDA Pump $12.6M into Bioenergy, Feedstock Genomics Projects | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The US Department of Agriculture and the Department of Energy said today they have awarded $12.6 million for 10 research projects in 10 states that will use genomics approaches to improve biomass feedstocks for use in biofuels, biopower, and other similar products.

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