Two OWCAP project team members from KSU will receive awards on Oct 24, 2017 at The Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) annual meeting in Tampa, FL. Alan Schlegel (KSU) is being recognized for his outstanding achievement in applying research principles to solve practical problems in soil science. Chuck Rice is being recognized for his outstanding contributions to soil science on the international scene.
Along with Alan and Chuck, several OWCAP faculty, post-doc and student team members will be presenting at this meeting:
Veronica Acosta-Martinez (USDA-ARS): Measuring Multiple Enzyme Activities in One Sample As Soil Health Indicators of Biogeochemical Cycling.
Rajan Ghimire (NMSU): (1) Soil C and N Cycling Under Reduced-Tillage and Cover Crops in the Southern High Plains Agroecosystems. (2) Participatory Approach in Soil Testing and Nutrient Management in Smallholder Farms of Nepal.
Xiaomao Lin (KSU): Uncertainties of Eddy Covariance ET in Bushland, Texas.
Vara Prasad (KSU): Accelerating Increases in Sustainable Agriculture Productivity.
Chuck Rice (KSU): Breakthroughs in Beef and Dairy Systems: Implementation of Science.
Yared Assefa (KSU): Corn Yield-Trends from 1987 through 2015 By Yield Environments.
Sultan Begna (NMSU):
Spring Canola Critical Growth Stages for Water Management.