The "Agris International" bibliographic database is an inventory
of worldwide agricultural literature that reflects research
results, food production, and rural development. Data held
pertain to general ...
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Research
Service (ARS) in Beltsville, Maryland has been working with various
Universities collecting data for use with cotton model
The Alien Plants Ranking System (APRS) is a computer-implemented system to help
land managers make difficult decisions concerning invasive nonnative plants.
The management of invasive plants is difficult, ...
The purpose of "Alternative Technology to Methyl Bromide for Control of
Soilborne Diseases of Strawberries (Methyl Bromide Alternatives)" include: 1)
evaluating alternative soil fumigants & non-chemical ...
The purpose of "Alternatives to Methyl Bromide for Pest Control in
Tomatoes" is to investigate methyl bromide alternatives in vegetable and
cut-flower crops on sandy soils. The goal of this research ...
Arable Land: land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted only once), temporary meadows for mowing or pasture, land under market and kitchen gardens and land temporarily fallow (less ...
The purpose of "Below Ground Responses to Global Environmental
Change and the Biogeochemical Dynamics of Carbon" is to provide
new insights into the effects of expected environmental change
on ecological ...
The Billa Billa Folow Management Experiment was initiated in 1983. The soil
parent material at the site consists of cretaceous sediments (lithic
sandstone). The native vegetation was cleared in 1971. ...
The purpose of "Biochemical and Biophysical Response Mechanisms
to Radiation Stress" is to determine the effect of UV-B
radiation alone and in combination with other stress factors.
Collection Organization: ...
The purpose of "Biocontrol of Soil-borne Plant Pathogens Using
Natural Attributes of Microbes and Their Environs" is to
characterize naturally-occurring biocontrol systems and identify
microbes responsible ...
"Biological Assessment of Dryacide, a Non-chemical Alternative
for Controlling Stored Grain Insect Pests (Methyl Bromide
Alternatives)" explores the potential of Dryacide as a suitable
and environmentally-compatible ...
The purpose of "Biology and Integrated Management of Fungi
Affecting Tree Fruit Marketability (Methyl Bromide
Alternatives)" is to develop alternatives to Methyl Bromide as a
soil fumigant, and decrease ...
The purpose of data provided by "Bioregulation of Growth and
Development of Stored Product Insects (Methyl Bromide
Alternatives)" is to aid in the development of technology to
reduce losses of stored ...
Trapping data and Geographic Information System on boll weevil
population density. Supports a boll weevil eradication program
to allow farmers to better assess the situation in Mississippi.
This experiment began in 1843. The site was possibly farmed since
Roman times (i.e at least 1500 years). Map of 1623 shows field in
arable use. 1839-1843 arable crops: turnips, barley, peas, wheat, ...
"Bureau of Reclamation Data (Agricultural Water Use, 1979-1986)"
contains data on and trends in agricultural use of federally
supplied irrigation water for Bureau of Reclamation lands
receiving full ...
"CAB Abstracts" is a comprehensive bibliographic database of
agricultural and biological data from all journals published by
CAB International. Material abstracted and in the database
include scientific ...
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agriculture Research Service
(ARS) in Beltsville, Maryland has been working with various
Universities collecting data for use with cotton modeling development. ...
To provide an online archive of daily information, with long-term data
for NOAA climate stations
Stores both current and historical daily weather data for
approximately 350 weather stations throughout ...
(Adapted from an Abstract Presented at ARS Carbon Storage Workshop)
"Missing" carbon has been identified publicly as a major problem in
balancing the annual global carbon budget for at least 22 years. ...
This data set contains results from field CO2-enrichment experiments conducted
over five consecutive growing seasons, 1983-1987. These results comprise data
concerning the effects of continuous CO2 ...
The purpose of the "Carbon Dioxide and Climatic Change Effects
on Crops and Trace Gas Exchange with the Atmosphere" dataset is
to determine the effect of elevated CO2 and temperature on
The objective of the "Carbon Sequestration by Switchgrass
Managed as an Energy Crop" dataset is to monitor carbon
sequestration over time in switchgrass and to compare the
economic and carbon sequestration ...
(adapted from project summary)
Problems: Carbon in soils varies quantitatively and with depth
depending on theland use management. Some management practices allow
for considerable sequestration and ...