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Digging Deep for New Irrigation Methods

Irrigation is essential to increase food production. However, competing needs and increasing drought makes water for irrigation scarce. Therefore, new ...

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Micronutrient Research Using Leaf Area & Photosynthesis Rates to Improve Crop Yields

With the pressure to increase food production, every agricultural practice that can be optimized for improving crop yield is under ...

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NIR & Spectroscopy in Agriculture & Crop Science

According to a review by Dr. Crocombe, hand-held spectrometers have historically been used by only small groups of people, such ...

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Regulating Fertilizer Applications in Agriculture For Healthier Crops & Environment

Farm Fertilizer - A Double-Edged Sword The excessive use of fertilizers is one of the main causes of the environmental impact ...

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Leaf Area - How & Why Measuring Leaf Area is Vital to Plant Research

What is Leaf Area? It is easy to measure leaves, and they are also the parts of a plant most ...

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How Good is Wastewater For Irrigation?

Water use is increasing at twice the rate of the population, and many places on earth are reaching the limit ...

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Adapting Production to Drought

Many parts of the world face water shortage and drought. As a result, farms and orchards are losing their capacity ...

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The Dirt on Soil Carbon Formation During Afforestation

Soil carbon is the second-largest carbon sink in the world, and it is currently in focus during these times of ...

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Detecting Plant Root Diseases & Pests

Early detection means early root disease control Soil-borne pests and diseases are harder to detect than those on the aerial ...

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Intro to Precision Forestry

Precision Forestry Improves Goods & Services Never before has the interest in preserving natural forests and efficient management of plantations ...

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