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Virtual sessions for ASA-CSSA-SSSA annual meeting available

Media are invited to free virtual sessions on a broad range of crop and soil science topics
29-Sep-2022 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Keeping Current with Landslide Prediction Tools

Landslides threaten many lives. A new study suggests we could predict landslides better with electrical measurements of soil.
28-Sep-2022 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

The future of agronomy

Symposium will highlight speakers from US and abroad
27-Sep-2022 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Lecture to discuss wetlands’ ability to alleviate some pressures of climate change

Christopher Craft will cover wetland restoration during ASA, CSSA, SSSA International Annual Meeting
26-Sep-2022 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Wild about peanuts – using crop wild relatives to improve today’s crops

Crop breeders release a new variety of a disease-resistant peanut
22-Sep-2022 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Benefits of biosolids spread across decades of research

Biosolids improve plant nutrient uptake and land quality in semi-arid agricultural areas and rangelands
21-Sep-2022 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Cover crop tour of Maryland’s eastern shore

Local media are invited for November 10th tour highlighting cover crops on Maryland’s beautiful Chesapeake Bay Eastern Shore region
20-Sep-2022 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Same Boat Different Stops: Culinary and Cultural Connections in the African Atlantic World

New York Times best-selling author Dr. Jessica B. Harris will connect crops that originated on the African continent to culinary and cultural links in the American Hemisphere
19-Sep-2022 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Creating Valid and Transparent Carbon Markets

Important topic covered during Sustainable Agronomy Conference
25-Aug-2021 8:00 AM EDT

Reflections on emergency remote teaching for lab courses

One year after COVID-19 rapidly transformed university learning, professors reflect on tools for resiliency.
2-Mar-2021 3:15 PM EST

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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American Society of Agronomy www.agronomy.org; Soil Science Society of America www.soils.org; Crop Science Society of America www.crops.org: Collectively, these science Societies represent more than 12,000 individual members around the world. The scientists' memberships build collaborating partnerships in the agronomy, crops, and soils science fields for the advancement of science.

ASA, CSSA, and SSSA are part of the Alliance of Crop, Soil, and Environmental Science Societies (ACSESS), a nonprofit organization providing management and administrative, support services to all three societies headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin, USA.



Susan Fisk
Public and Science Communications Director