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2009 Annual Meetings emphasize sustainability

/dead zone, Lecture by Curtis Richardson, Duke, 9:55-11:00 am
  • "Global Footprints: Adding Value to Agriculture in the Developing World," Symposium, 10:10 am-2:30 pm
  • "The Environmental and Ecological Challenges of Biomass Production," Session, 9:55 am-3:30 pm and "Impact of Ethanol Production on the Environment, Session, 9:55 am -2:45 pm

    Wednesday, Nov. 4

    • "Soils: A Public Health Threat or Savior," Plenary Lecture, Ian Pepper, Univ. of Arizona, 8:00-9:30 am

    • "Terroir: Winegrapes and the Environment," Symposium, 12:45-6:00 pm
    • "Biochar Use for Improving Environmental Quality," Session, 12:55-6:00 pm
    • Climate change and crop diversity, Lecture by Robert J. Hijmans, Univ. of California-Davis, 4:30-5:15 pm

    Thursday, Nov. 5

    • "Building a Strong Financial Base for Sustaining a Healthy Plant Breeding Community," Symposium, presentations by the Gates Foundation, Monsanto, Noble Foundation, and others, 7:55-10:50 am


  • Contact: Sara Uttech
    American Society of Agronomy

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