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Water Resilience That Flows

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Researchers develop an affordable way to monitor rivers and stream flow, 24/7, using open source products.
27-Jul-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

More for Less in Pastures

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Research comparing pastures with multiple types of plants to those with less variety shows surprising results in land productivity and soil health.
20-Jul-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The Power of Scientific Meetings

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Researchers begin collaboration on research as a result of 2013 Fukushima symposium
18-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

How Are Beaches Restored?

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Erosion, human activities challenge beach ecosystems
15-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Upstream Trenches, Downstream Nitrogen

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Researchers reduce the amount of nitrogen that moves downstream from fields with woodchip-filled trenches, bioreactors. Bacteria that live in them neutralize the nitrogen threat to downstream waters.
13-Jul-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Agroforestry Helps Farmers Branch Out

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Researchers look into the practice of alley cropping, planting long-term tree crops alongside short-term cash crops, for sustainability.
6-Jul-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

When a Beach Is More Than a Beach

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Summer is a time for beach fun! As you head out to the beach this holiday weekend, consider what secrets lie within the glistening beach sand! The Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) July 1 Soils Matter blog post explains the many roles beach...
1-Jul-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Protein in, Ammonia Out

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A recent study has compiled and analyzed data from 25 previous studies. Researchers honed in on factors that influence how much ammonia dairy barns emit.
29-Jun-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Experts on Drought and Dust

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

ALERT: Special Webinar "Managing Through the Drought"

American Society of Agronomy Provides Panel of Experts to Answer Questions Related to Heat and Dry Conditions
29-Jun-2012 5:00 PM EDT

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