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energy crops
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
S Biological Sciences
Definition
Crops grown specifically to provide the raw materials for energy production, including food crops such as corn and sugarcane and nonfood crops such as poplar trees and switchgrass.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/127351.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/127351
Used For
bioenergy crops
biofuel crops
biomass crops
biomass energy crops
fuel crops
USE FOR And Type
fuelwood crops
Broader Term
non-food crops
Narrower Term
energy cane
Related Term
agrofuels
biobased products
bioenergy
bioenergy industry
biofuels
biomass
fiber crops
fuelwood
industrial crops
short rotation forestry
Spanish
cultivos energéticos
Term Number
127351