Wednesday, April 20, 2011

SUGARCANE Cools surroundings

Sugarcane has been found to cool the surrounding air by over one and a half degrees Fahrenheit, compared to other crops or pasture forage.

It reflects more sunlight and exhales more moisture than other crops, like corn and soybeans, said a study published in Nature Climate Change.
Nature Climate Change (2011) doi:10.1038/nclimate1067


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