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Newly discovered plant gene could boost phosphorus intake
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Newly discovered plant gene could boost phosphorus intake

Researchers from the University of Copenhagen have discovered an important gene in plants that could help agricultural crops collaborate better ...

New findings share how prescribed fire, no-till impact soil microbes
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New findings share how prescribed fire, no-till impact soil microbes

In some ways, farming is like cooking. Cooking would be much easier if we could leave the kitchen after eating ...

Planted Non-Bt Corn? Plan to Scout for European Corn Borer
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Planted Non-Bt Corn? Plan to Scout for European Corn Borer

Farmers have enjoyed the benefits of Bt corn since its introduction in 1996, particularly “in the bag” transgenic protection from ...

El Niño: Effects on 2015 Grain Production
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El Niño: Effects on 2015 Grain Production

WORLD – According to reports from the Climate Prediction Center, there is a greater than 90 per cent probability that ...

Farm Environment Subsidies Have Positive Effect
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Farm Environment Subsidies Have Positive Effect

UK – New research from the University of Cambridge has suggested that subsidies provided to farmers to protect the environment ...

US Agriculture Predicted to Create Thousands of Jobs in Next Five Years
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US Agriculture Predicted to Create Thousands of Jobs in Next Five Years

US – Nearly 58,000 jobs will open annually across the US in occupations involving agriculture and environment over the next ...