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Modern farming is grounds for Earth Day celebration

Modern farming is grounds for Earth Day celebration

[ 0 ] April 20, 2012

From Syngenta Crop Protection: Modern farming practices such as conservation tillage and no-till farming are responsible for significant environmental benefits often overlooked by Earth Day observers. With no-till, farmers plant crops and control weeds without turning the soil. This method decreases erosion, reduces fuel use and improves water quality. In addition to the environmental benefits, [...]