Production of Ethanol from Sweetstem Sorghum and Tropical Sugar Beet for a Rural Community

S. Marx, D. Mutepe, J. Brandling & P. Van Der Gryp
Rural communities in the North West Province of South Africa are among the poorest in the world with an average income of less than ZAR 8.75 (EU 0.875) per day. The South African government has committed itself to upliftment of these communities through job creation and joining of the first and second economies of the country. The Thusanang community project concept was initiated to stimulate job creation and skills development in our local communities through...