Scientists from UCLA’s California NanoSystems Institute have developed a Google Glass app that, when paired with a handheld device, enables the wearer to quickly analyze the health of a plant without damaging it.
The 2015 Ohio AgriBusiness Association Industry Conference will feature topics related to the trends, technology and tradition in agriculture February 4-5, as well as a keynote address from Chris Jahn, president of The Fertilizer Institute (TFI), during OABA’s Industry Networking Dinner and Annual Meeting on February 4.
Madison, Wis – Over 500 Wisconsin farmers and forest landowners have successfully re-enrolled in the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) for another five year period.
USDA Announces Cut-Off Date for Conservation Funds EAST LANSING, Jan. 5, 2015 – The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service in Michigan announced that Feb. 20 is the second cut-off date for applications for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program in fiscal year 2015.
New full-time project team member position available with an independent non-profit organization working to improve sustainability in agriculture and communities through Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and other best practices. The project team member will support the project team in promoting agricultural best practices to reduce phosphorus losses from fields, protecting water quality and soil health in the Great Lakes Basin. Primary duties include research, preparation of technical reports and outreach and communications to ag retailers, growers, and watershed organizations in…