by Gabe Saldana, Texas A&M AgriLife (Full Article Here) More than a decade of work alongside Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts in integrated pest management, or IPM, has culminated in the national certification of four Texas school districts as “IPM Stars,” said Janet Hurley, AgriLife Extension school IPM specialist in Dallas. IPM Star certification from… Read more »
Partnership for Ag Resource Management (PARM) began working with ag retailers in the Sandusky River Watershed, Ohio to address nutrient runoff with profitable products and services in 2011. Since then, serviced acres implementing VRT have quadrupled, cover crops and rotational soil sampling have more than doubled and several other nutrient-retaining methods have increased significantly. In 2015, PARM expanded into the entire Great Lakes Basin with participating ag retailers now representing more than 4.7 million acres. Learn more.