plant disease

Crops, Hemp

ARS scientists provide insight into an age-old crop

Agriculture has been around for about 10,000 years, so it's not often that scientists are called on to conduct research on a new crop. However, when the 2018 farm bill reversed a 50-year-old federal ban on growing hemp and Congress subsequently appropriated funding to study it... Read More

A plant disease is responsible for modifying ancient agricultural practices

  • By Robert M. Harveson,Panhandle Research and Extension Center, Scottsbluff