News

2017 Archive

Cover Crop Series: Tifleaf III Pearl Millet

Jim Johnson, soils and crops consultant, reviews Tifleaf III Pearl Millet.

Cover Crop Series: White Wonder Foxtail Millet

Jim Johnson, soils and crops consultant, reviews White Wonder Foxtail Millet.

Cover Crop Series: Golden German Foxtail Millet

Jim Johnson, soils and crops consultant, reviews Golden German Foxtail Millet.

Cover Crop Series: Browntop Millet

Jim Johnson, soils and crops consultant, reviews one of his favorite grass cover crops: Browntop Millet.

ATV Preventative Maintenance

Rodney Pierce, equipment and inventory supervisor for the Noble Research Institute, shows how his organization routinely inspects its ATVs to make sure they remain in tip-top condition and are safe to operate.

Muzungu to Ugandan: 50 Steps to Becoming an Honorary Citizen

Alex Major gives advice for how to become an honorary Ugandan.

Behind the Scenes

Alexa Major visits a commercial farm with Restoration Gateway students, conducts interviews with Ugandan women in mud huts and beneath trees, and gets lost.

Hans Lambers: Phosphorus nutrition in phosphorus-impoverished biodiversity hotspots

Hans Lambers, Ph.D., presented "Phosphorus nutrition in phosphorus-impoverished biodiversity hotspots" as part of the Research Seminar Series at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 15.

Out With the Old and in With the New

For the most part, harvesting both groundnuts and soybeans consisted of walking row to row pulling up plants.

The Staples

One of my favorite experiences so far happened this week when I was out at Barlonyo schools working with their head gardener, Walter.