Probing Phosphorus Losses from Midwestern Crop Fields
USDA scientists are monitoring phosphorus in surface runoff and tile drainage from farm fields. (01/28)
Infrared-Based Peeling of Tomatoes May Improve Precision, Save Water
A new infrared technique for removing the peels of Roma tomatoes before canning is mostly waterless. (01/29)
A New 'Gem' of a Pear Released by ARS, Cooperators
The U.S. Department of Agriculture and collaborators released Gem, a new pear cultivar, which is resistant to fire blight disease. (01/30)
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