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by admin last modified Jun 24, 2015 02:17 PM
Agroecology, internationally and at home

Agroecology, internationally and at home

by ilgarcia — last modified Apr 13, 2016 10:22 AM

For many years, a key international strategy to ending hunger has been to grow more food: push for higher yields, develop ways for farmers to intensify their farming, focus on technologies that drive both. But that focus may be shifting towards another strategy that better accounts for the environment and human well-being – agroecology.

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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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Crop Yields

by Zixin Lu — last modified Sep 16, 2015 11:56 AM

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Human Nutrition

by Zixin Lu — last modified Sep 16, 2015 11:58 AM

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Integrating Sustainability and Productivity: Irrigation management in organic cropping systems

Integrating Sustainability and Productivity: Irrigation management in organic cropping systems

by abwhite — last modified Nov 21, 2016 03:27 PM

Researchers at Russell Ranch in collaboration with Professor Amelie Gaudin's lab at UC Davis have studied the effects of drip irrigation (single and double subsurface lines) vs. furrow irrigation on organic tomato production and share results from the 2016 field season.

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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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