New Extension Publication-Soil Water Relationships

This publication presents and discusses concepts that areĀ  fundamental to understanding soil, water, and plant relationships and the soil water balance. Knowledge about soil water relationships can inform the decision-making process in agricultural
operations or natural resource management, such as determining what crops to plant, when to plant them, and when various management practices should be scheduled. Understanding these concepts is useful for addressing both agronomic and policy issues related to agricultural water management.


New Extension Publication- Communicating Climate Change

TheĀ  publication outlines some climate-related challenges facing agriculture, addresses challenges in communicating climate change issues, and proposes some best practices when attempting to communicate climate change issues to agricultural stakeholders. Extension educators and agricultural service providers can use the information presented here to develop outreach and educational
programs focused on the impacts of climate change, the effects of climate change on agricultural production, and the best ways to motivate behavior change.


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