The LTAR network has a multifaceted focus on satisfying increasing demand for agricultural commodities, protecting the quality of the environment, and enhancing the quality of life in rural areas and the Nation as a whole
Today we burned 3-yr old prairie strips @KBSLTER @KelloggBioStn We planted these in 30-yr old experimental plots to test their effects on agriculture and environment. @nameerbaker @evanssarahe @DougALandis1
This feed may have taken a break but #USLTAR research has continued non-stop! A huge THANK YOU goes out to all our followers and especially to all our network members. Stay tuned, the updates are about to resume...
Hi #ESA2020! Want to learn about a 25y survey of #Soil organic C and N changes up to 1m depth in 10 agroecosystems (Annual, Perennials & Forest) Check out my talk and leave questions! Session COS182 https://eco.confex.com/eco/2020/meetingapp.cgi/Paper/86752
The virtual #ESA2020 begins August 3. The "Jornada pack" below includes 23 presentations by Jornada scientists or that involve the Jornada @USLTER and @USLTAR programs. (I hope all were uploaded...). https://eco.confex.com/eco/2020/meetingapp.cgi/Search/0?sort=Relevance&size=10&page=1&searchterm=Jornada&ModelType=Paper
Years of watershed research in the Southern Great Plains sums up the effect of crop-livestock management versus plain, untended tallgrass prairie on runoff and water quality. Read about the @JEnvironQual research: http://ow.ly/hWoj50AAbOW
@USDA_ARS @kstateag @steiner_jean @USLTAR
'We have one Earth': Researchers Work To Boost Farm Production Without Causing More Harm https://www.wvik.org/post/we-have-one-earth-researchers-work-boost-farm-production-without-causing-more-harm #LTAR #KBSscience #LTER