Conservation farming techniques can maintain crop yields and at the same time protect against soil degradation. Researchers practiced the tenets of soil conservation while growing pulses over a 12- year-experiment. and manure compost to protect and...
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pH of soil affects the soil health – and your plants’ health, too
2-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
A team of researchers examined the impact of intellectual property protection of seeds in a new study. They found intellectual property protection benefits both plant breeders and society.
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Cows in Brazil might start bellowing "leguuume" rather than "moo." Researchers there found tree legumes in a silvopastural system provide an important and affordable source of nitrogen to replenish the soil.
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Speakers from the forefront of the scientific and production-based issues of industrial hemp
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How soil testing is done in the future may change to include microbial content
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New field research measured how far common bacteria—including Salmonella and E. coli—are likely to travel downwind from manure application sites. Proper spacing can ensure food safety.
13-Apr-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Research shows extraordinary commitment to science and soil physics and support of soil physicists
11-Apr-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
The 1930s Dust Bowl was a singular event in U.S. history, but Dust Bowl-like droughts and conditions do still occur. Experts are available to discuss what events like the 2012 U.S. drought mean for us now and how we can prepare for similar events in...
8-Nov-2012 10:00 AM EST
American Society of Agronomy Provides Panel of Experts to Answer Questions Related to Heat and Dry Conditions
29-Jun-2012 5:00 PM EDT