Climate Change: Impacts, Adaptation, and Mitigation

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Show simple item record Rice, Charles W. 2012-11-06T20:56:06Z 2012-11-06T20:56:06Z 2012-11-06
dc.description.abstract Agriculture offers many opportunities for greenhouse gas mitigation through reduced tillage, cover crops, fertility management, and water management. No-tillage cropping systems improve soil fertility and conserve soil moisture while also reducing energetic inputs and sequestering carbon. Biofuels also offer mitigation opportunities. Life cycle assessments of corn stover, P. sorghum, switchgrass, and miscanthus indicate substantially lower greenhouse gas emissions than conventional gasoline. A number of other projects on campus are related to climate change and agriculture including collaborative work with other U.S. and international institutions. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University en_US
dc.subject Climate change en_US
dc.subject Mitigation en_US
dc.subject Biofuels en_US
dc.subject No-till en_US
dc.subject Nitrogen management en_US
dc.title Climate Change: Impacts, Adaptation, and Mitigation en_US
dc.type Poster en_US 2012 en_US
dc.description.conference Adapting to a Changing Climate on the Central Great Plains Conference, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, September 4-5, 2012 en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid cwrice en_US

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