Plants before pandas: the young bog-lover tackling extinction

Plants are the fundamental basis of all life on Earth. Meet Josh Styles. And here they are. A 24-year-old botanist and self-confessed plant obsessive from Cheshire. Nutrient-poor, wet and acid. He took me to the great outdoors. Mmm, slurry. To see how he is fighting back against extinction in his back yard. I feel like […]

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Introduction to the USDA/ARS Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework

Hello and welcome to our video training series on the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework. My name is Mark Toma; I’m a research soil scientist at the USDA’s National Laboratory for Agriculture and the Environment. I lead the development team for the ACPF. The folks who are on that development team are David James, Sarah Porter, […]

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