Researchers Gene Kelly and Jay Ham will help integrate nodes of an existing NSF observatory into the Sage array of environmental sensors.
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Researchers have received over $1 million to continue studying how microbes can be used to estimate the postmortem interval.
Understanding the diversity of soil organic matter can help science, government and agriculture move forward with carbon sequestration to help reverse the tide of climate change while increasing the health of our soils.
McKay is being recognized for “distinguished contributions using ecophysiology, genetics and genomics to understand the fundamental mechanisms which have driven the evolution of phenotypes in natural populations and cultivated species.”
Plant physiologist Bill Bauerle is upending conventional wisdom hop growers have followed for decades.
New research indicates that using produced water from hydraulic fracturing for irrigation could leave crop systems more vulnerable to pathogens.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Specialty Crops Research Initiative is funding the work, which includes $4.2 million in matching funds from onion growers, universities and seed companies.
The study is evaluating whether integrating solar panels on farms would be a cost benefit to farmers and growers.
A CSU team found strong links between short-term exposure to air pollution and aggressive behavior, in the form of aggravated assaults and other violent crimes.
The Irrigation Innovation Consortium’s goal is to help farmers and landscapers do more with less, by combining the practical knowledge of industry with the academic expertise of universities.