Source: Ceres Inc.



Ceres Inc. has begun booking switchgrass and high-biomass sorghum seed under its Blade Energy Crops label. The launch marks the first seed sales of non-food, low-carbon crops developed specifically as raw materials for biofuels and biopower. The company simultaneously launched a Blade Web site to support direct-to-farm sales.



The company reported that the first Blade products build on the inherent advantages of these crops, offering double-digit biomass yield gains in many cases