The Land Institute launched its third and largest civic science project with a new perennial wheat program. Our perennial wheat research made a…Read More about Civic Science Launches Perennial Wheat Project
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September 1, 2021 | All Day
Salina Art Center
Artist Erin Wiersma was to be a featured guest speaker at this year's now-canceled Prairie Festival. See her work at the Salina Art ...
Genomic Prediction Enables Rapid Selection of High-Performing Genets in an Intermediate Wheatgrass Breeding Program
Abstract In an era of constrained and depleted natural resources, perennial grains could provide sustainable food production along with beneficial ecosystem services like reduced erosion and increased atmospheric carbon capture….
Benefits of Native Mycorrhizal Amendments to Perennial Agroecosystems Increases with Field Inoculation Density
Perennial polyculture cropping systems are a novel agroecological approach used to mirror some of the ecological benefits provided by native perennial ecosystems including increased carbon and nitrogen storage, more stable…
Western European agriculture is largely defined by the high level of productivity of its cereal grain production. Such productivity is largely a result of farm specialization and intensification. This approach…