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How People Are Dealing with Less Water

How People Are Dealing with Less Water   Water shortages are everywhere, and especially in the summer, the American West deals with drought. Farmers, turf managers, and growers must carry on, and this has led to some innovative ways of thinking when it comes to water shortages. Here are a few ways in which people…

Are Trees Really in Trouble?
Are Trees Really in Trouble?

Are Trees Really in Trouble?   As years go by, trees in the United States and other parts of the world are succumbing to numerous threats that many have underestimated. The US has lost millions of trees – so many, in fact, that the exact total is unknown – and the same can be said…

What Exactly is Intercropping?

What Exactly is Intercropping? Intercropping is a unique system in which farmers and growers plant one crop right alongside another in order to double their yields without doubling their growing space. Intercropping has a variety of benefits and downfalls, and while it certainly does not work for every grower in every part of the world,…

Will Soybeans Overtake Corn Farming?
Will Soybeans Overtake Corn Farming?

China has stopped importing soybeans from the US, and this has led many people to believe that farmers will simply forego soybeans for a different crop. However, a recent survey suggests that farmers are surprisingly unaffected by this decision – so much so, in fact, that they are expected to plant more acres of soybeans…