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Conserving and optimizing limited water for crop production

Proper soil and crop management systems are critical for sustainable production in semiarid environments, and there are principles that apply to both dryland (non-irrigated) and limited-irrigation systems. In the non-irrigated environment, crop residue from no-till systems permits more diverse cr... Read More

Management to mitigate and adapt to climate change

Management decisions both at the field and off-site have the potential to contribute to climate change mitigation and adaptation. Climate change threatens to increase the potential for soil erosion, reduce soil quality, lower agricultural productivity and negatively impact food securi... Read More