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In a new study biochar helps yields, but only in the short term
Posted 1/11/2017 - Adding biochar to a farm's field is an irreversible decision, so understanding its long-term impacts is essential for farmers to make informed decisions. Biochar, a charcoal created from organic materials burned at high temperatures and added as a soil...
Grass-fed beef production a possible money-maker for Central California ranchers
Posted 12/19/2016 - The health benefits of grass-fed beef are well documented. Meat from cattle that live out their lives grazing on rangeland before being processed has more beta-carotene, vitamin E and omega-3 fatty acids than the meat from animals finished at feed...