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One Health Environmental Program Topic of Symposium

Agriculture and soil science fit with environmental health
29-Sep-2016 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Solution Blooming for Fracking Spills?


Wastewater from oil drilling and hydraulic fracturing – or fracking – is often laden with salts and can spill, contaminating soils. In a recent study, researchers at North Dakota State University tested a method that extracted a large percentage...
28-Sep-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Multi-Disciplinary Innovation for Fiber Topic of Symposium

High value cropping systems to be discussed
27-Sep-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Counting Carbon on the Farm Topic of Symposium

Several solutions adaptable by agricultural systems to be discussed
26-Sep-2016 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Space Agriculture Topic of Symposium

New frontiers of soil and plant sciences may grow crops in space
22-Sep-2016 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Intercropping: Intersection of Soil Health, Production


Plant diversity in intercropping leads to more diversity below ground too. Researchers work to find the right combination for optimal crop and soil performance.
14-Sep-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Novel Crops Topic of Symposium

Although small in acreage planted, they have high nutritional and environmental value
19-Sep-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Lecture to Discuss Ag Innovations in Arid Regions

Unleashing the creativity of farmers and agroecologists
16-Sep-2016 12:05 AM 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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