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About Russell Ranch

by admin — last modified Jul 22, 2015 01:09 PM

The Russell Ranch Sustainable Agriculture Facility is a unique 300-acre facility near the UC Davis campus dedicated to investigating irrigated and dry-land agriculture in a Mediterranean climate. It’s also a unit of the Agricultural Sustainability Institute (ASI).

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BIFS Workgroup Overview

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Carbon sequestration and soil organic carbon

by Zixin Lu — last modified Nov 17, 2015 01:03 PM

The amount of carbon inputs and resulting carbon sequestration in the main plots at Russell Ranch is closedly monitored. This information will hopefully allow Russell Ranch to identify ways of sequestering carbon and delivering carbon credit payments to farmers who adopt conservation practices.

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Comparing energy footprint of local vs. long distance produce

by admin — last modified Nov 05, 2015 09:10 AM

What are the energy, greenhouse gas, and water implications of eating locally produced foods compared to foods sourced through national distribution networks?

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Solution Center for Nutrient Management

by admin — last modified Nov 05, 2015 09:15 AM

SAREP Solution Centers use new communication and engagement methods to provide information for decision support to farmers, ranchers and communities across California, and a variety of outreach partners, including UC advisors and specialists.

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Sustainable Management of Nutrients and Water

by admin — last modified Nov 05, 2015 09:35 AM

Many of the most pressing environmental and economic sustainability challenges faced by California agriculture in the 21st century stem directly from the dynamics of nutrient flows and water use on our farms.

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UC Davis
Davis, CA
95616


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