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Cow manure and antibiotic resistance

A research team from Yale University have made controversial claims about the effects of cow manure on antibiotic soil microbes.

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A new paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences seems to suggest a finding that would put the cat amongst the pigeons. According to the team from ...


No till and Conservation Agriculture

It doesn't take much looking to realise that no-till is the order of the day. In some parts, particularly in the USA, it has been heavily promoted by government agencies.

For those who don't know, no-till (sometimes low-till or conservation agriculture) is the system whereby soils are not ...

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