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July 28, 2016
Dr. Scott Wells, Dr. Sharon Weyers, and Dr. Jane Johnson answer questions about their research on cover crops during Field Day for the North Central Soil and Conservation Research Laboratory in Morris on Thursday, June 21, 2016. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
Cover crop challenges, benefits highlighted at Soils Lab Field Day
July 28, 2016 - 3:04pm
January 27, 2015
Tonight's Cafe Scientifique looks at oilseeds and bees
January 27, 2015 - 10:57am
October 4, 2013
Shutdown impacts spotty so far
October 4, 2013 - 4:15pm
August 23, 2013
Dr. Russ Gesch, research plant physiologist at the Soils Lab in Morris, talks to Field Day attendees about a research project to use oilseeds for jet fuel. Gesch is partnering with scientists across the United States to look at the best growing conditions for oilseed crops. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
What's the buzz with oilseed crops?
August 23, 2013 - 3:48pm
April 8, 2013
Aveda, ARS developing shampoo ingredient from local oil seeds
April 8, 2013 - 10:01am
February 5, 2013
USDA-ARS Research Agronomist Frank Forcella received the highest recognition from the Weed Science Society of America, its Fellow award, during the organization's annual meeting recently in Baltimore, Md.
Forcella given top honor by Science Society
February 5, 2013 - 11:54am
March 12, 2009
Cobs harvested as bioenergy feedstock 
- Photo provided by USDA-Agricultural Research Service
Trash or Treasure?
March 12, 2009 - 9:42am
October 4, 2008
University of Minnesota, Morris Chancellor Jacquie Johnson spoke during the dedication of UMM's $9 million biomass burner Friday on the UMM campus. The plant is a key element in UMM's plan for making the campus carbon neutral and energy independent by 2010. The plant also is the first of its kind as a research model for community-based energy systems. UMM officials and researchers are working in concert with the West Central Research and Outreach Center and the ARS Soils Lab -- Morris' "Research Triangle...
UMM dedicates biomass burner
October 4, 2008 - 12:00am
August 9, 2008
ARS' Knipling to attend Soils Lab celebration
August 9, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
NRCS official says conservation wins big in 2008 Farm Bill
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
ARS Soils Lab to celebrate 50th
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am
April 5, 2008
Soils Lab likely will remain in operation but serious budget challenges lay ahead
April 5, 2008 - 12:00am
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