Researchers are testing a way to double the use of cropland to generate renewable energy. Read more here.
Dryland wheat crops will do better than researchers originally assumed as the climate changes, according to a scientist who took part in a $20 million, six-year regional study of cereal crop production systems. Read more
OSU recently released its Future of Oregon Agricultural Land report, which shares stats about the aging farm population in Oregon, lists challenges faced by next-generation farmers, and identifies tools young and beginning farmers need.
See the summary here.