Direct drilling oilseed rape© Tim Scrivener
One-third of the world’s arable land has been lost to erosion or pollution in the past 40 years and adopting practices such as no-till farming will be critical to avoid further losses affecting global food production, UK researchers have warned. Speaking at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris earlier this week, experts from the University of Sheffield said soil loss is an unfolding global disaster that will have catastrophic effects on world food production. Duncan Cameron, professor of […]
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