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May 14: Joint
by the USDA and the University of Georgia indicates that certain turf grass varieties--centipedegrass, for one--can act as a food source for bees and other
pollinators. This is contrary to the popular conception that lawns, for example, are a pollinator “desert.”
May 12-13: Climate change has impacted the bison herd in North America--and not in a good way--according to
Center of Excellence for Bison Studies
in Rapid City, South
Dakota. The center is associated with South Dakota State University Extension, the
National Bison Association
, and the
National Buffalo Foundation
May 11: A soil test that examines the microbiome is a service provided by
, a California company.
May 10: Export sales of sorghum
in April, according the the
National Sorghum Producers
May 7: A session on safe excavation was part of a
UMASH Online Expo
. Click on the tab for the Tuesday sessions and scroll down to the 1-2pm hour.
May 6: At a recent
online summit put on by Agri-Pulse
, Nutrien CEO Chuck Magro talked about his company’s efforts to implement and promote carbon management in agriculture.
May 5: Purdue University Ag Economist Michael Langemeier co-authored (with colleague Michael Boehlje) a piece on the
Potential Payoffs of Precision Farming
May 4: In a recent webinar titled
Soil Health in South Carolina: Lessons Learned from 8 Years of Regenerative Agriculture
, farmer-panelists talked about the benefits they’ve seen in soil
health by using conservation practices on their own farms.
is a nonprofit with a mission to expand broadband access across the United States. The group’s CEO, Tom Ferree,
about President Biden’s
American Jobs Plan
, which would include $100 billion in funding for universal broadband.
, professor of ecological engineering with the University of Arkansas, participated in a panel on
How Will We Measure Success with Carbon Sequestration and
Agri-Pulse Ag and Food Policy Summit
focused on climate risks.
April 29: Eric Shulze of
was among the
at the last
Food and Ag Policy Summit West. His company makes cell-based meats.
April 27-28: The 2021
Women’s Agricultural Leadership Conference
took place (virtually) in April.
is a competitive event for food and agriculture-related startups, sponsored by organizations representing 22 counties in upstate New York.
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