TITLE

GRACEnet

AUTHOR(S)
O'Brien, Dennis
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Agricultural Research;Nov2009, Vol. 57 Issue 10, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
48155649

 

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