Sorghum Production Nothing New to California

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Courtesy: UCANR

Courtesy: UCANR

People don’t think of sorghum as a big California crop, but the plant has been in production in the state for quite some time.

Sorghum Nothing New to California

There’s some new intrigue in California sorghum production as a few groups are looking into the bioenergy benefits. Kearney Agriculture Research and Extension Center Director Jeff Dahlberg has several studies on the plant and says it’s been grown in California for many years. Stay with AgNet West to hear how sorghum production might increase significantly.