O'Brien, Dennis
November 2009
Agricultural Research;Nov2009, Vol. 57 Issue 10, p4
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the Greenhouse Gas Reduction through Agricultural Carbon Enhancement Network (GRACEnet), a program created by the U.S. Agriculture Research Service (ARS). GRACEnet aims to create a national database on greenhouse gas flux and soil carbon storage, regional and national guidelines, upgraded computer models to estimate the effects of cropping systems and other crop management practices. The effects of raising corn for biofuels are being studied by lead scientist Ronald Follett as part of his contribution to GRACEnet.


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