The Cultivation of Sweet and Fiber Sorghum [Sorghum Bicolor (L.) Moench] in Mediterranean Environment

A.A. Saita, G. Scalici, S.L. Cosentino & S. Scandurra
A research was carried out in a plain area of South Italy (Sicily), with the aim of evaluating the crop productivity of sweet and fiber Sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] in terms of biomass, in the Mediterranean environment. nineteen genotypes in all were sown on the 3dr of June, 2010, and among fiber and sweet types in three different levels of Evapotraspiration (ETc) restoration: I100­100%ETc restoration, I50­50% ETc restoration PRD (Partial Rootzone Drrying) or I0­0%...