posted on January 17, 2014 at 3:04 PM
Global studies show that the world's cropland is losing topsoil faster than new soil is forming, reducing cropland's fertility.
posted on April 15, 2011 at 8:04 PM
Environmental watchdogs sound the alarm over soil erosion in a key agricultural state. House Republicans and the Obama Administration unveil plans to reign-in government spending. And the U.S. trade deficit narrows, as growing trade overseas...
posted on April 14, 2011 at 5:04 PM
The thought of using a mold-board plow to prepare a field for planting has become as much of an oddity as using the horses to pull it.
posted on September 10, 2010 at 11:09 AM
STOUTSVILLE, Mo (AP) — A $3.3 million grant will help farmers in northeast Missouri control soil erosion and improve soil quality, while keeping agricultural runoff out of drinking water supplies.
posted on August 1, 2008 at 8:08 PM
posted on November 17, 2000 at 8:11 PM
Soil erosion contributes to nutrient runoff and water pollution. While researchers work to help farmers understand their contribution, many in the fields are already doing their part.