Study finds switching up autumn-winter crop improves soils, pocketbooks
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“wild and weedy” kin often have desirable traits valuable for today’s breeders
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Research helps farmers pick the best cover crops to keep their soil and nutrients in the field
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Wetlands are characterized by saturation levels, hydric soils, and hydrophytic plants
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Wild relatives of our domestic crops already cope with harsh conditions and resist disease. Can we use them to help our preferred crops adapt?
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Usually, breeders pick the best wheat lines by hand, but unmanned aerial vehicles that record certain measures of plant health can help breeders select wheat lines more efficiently.
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Research reveals how rice ratooning practices can help Japanese farmers increase rice yields
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After two years of char application, researchers find increased soil Carbon, magnesium, and sodium concentrations.
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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...
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American Society of Agronomy Provides Panel of Experts to Answer Questions Related to Heat and Dry Conditions
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