Runge, Edward C. A.

Convergence of Agriculture and Energy: I. Implications for Research and Policy
Category: Runge, Edward C. A.
November, 2006

Recent dramatic increases in energy costs are having a direct bearing on all agricultural activities within the United States. This Commentary discusses the use of energy in agriculture and the food industry in light of current federal and state policies.

Bioenergy: Pointing to the Future
Category: Runge, Edward C. A.
November, 2004

Composed of five stand-alone pieces, this issue paper highlights the current science, processes, and potentials for energy production through agriculture, and outlines future research needs.