Adapt-N of Cornell University wins global contest for best new technology to reduce nitrogen runoff from farming to fight annual 'dead zones' in major bodies of water like the Gulf of Mexico.
Cropland conservation efforts across the Western Lake Erie basin in 2012 reduce the amount of phosphorus and nitrogen entering Lake Erie by 41% and 17% relative to conditions without these efforts.
Through ACEP agricultural land easements, NRCS provides funds to conservation partners to purchase conservation easements on private working lands.
Hurricane Harvey packed a wallop to South Texas, but Texans rallied to overcome the damage.
The study and creation of the resulting map was led by the USGS and is part of the Global Food Security-Support Analysis Data @ 30-m Project, or GFSAD30.
Coloring book is part of soil health awareness and education campaign, "Unlock the Secrets in the Soil."
The top 3 meters of earth store more carbon than entire atmosphere and all plants combined.
Acres enrolled getting close to statutory enrollment cap of 24 million acres.