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    • Factors Affecting Phosphorous in Groundwater in an Alluvial Valley Aquifer: Implications for Best Management Practices 

      Flores-López, Francisco; Easton, Zachary M.; Geohring, Larry D.; Vermeulen, Peter J.; Haden, Van R.; Steenhuis, Tammo S. (MDPI, 2013-05-02)
      Many streams in the US are impaired because of high Soluble Reactive Phosphorous (SRP) contributions from agriculture. However, the drivers of ecological processes that lead to SRP loss in baseflow from groundwater are not ...
    • Factors influencing farmers' adoption of Kalima bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) variety in Malawi 

      Masangano, C. M.; Miles, C. A. (The Haworth Press, 2004)
      Adoption of appropriate agricultural technologies is a necessary requirement for sustainable agricultural development. This study was conducted to investigate the adoption of Kalima, a new introduced dry bean variety ...
    • Factors influencing high respiratory mortality in coal-mining counties: a repeated cross-sectional study 

      Shi, Ruoding; Meacham, Susan; Davis, George C.; You, Wen; Sun, Yu; Goessl, Cody (2019-11-08)
      Abstract Background Previous studies have associated elevated mortality risk in central Appalachia with coal-mining activities, but few have explored how different non-coal ...
    • Factors influencing the choice of conservation agriculture practices by smallholder maize farmers in eastern Uganda and western Kenya 

      Asiimwe, J.; Bashaasha, B.; Kantungi, E. (2013)
      Poverty and high dependence on rain-fed agriculture renders smallholder farmers vulnerable to climate change induced disasters. As a measure for climate change adaptation, conservation agriculture was introduced to farmers. ...
    • Factors influencing the profitability of fertilizer use on maize in Zambia 

      Xu, Z.; Guan, Z.; Jayne, T. S.; Black, R. (International Association of Agricultural Economists, 2009)
      Despite government subsidies and the potential benefits to yield and income, fertilizer use in most of Africa remains low. Determining the barriers to its use and the factors influencing its profitability is critical in ...
    • Factors When Considering an Agricultural Drainage System 

      Easton, Zachary M.; Bock, Emily; Collick, Amy S. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2017-02-23)
      A well designed drainage system can improve crop yield, and lower the variation in crop yield by removing excess water in the soil.
    • FAEIS News, 2010 

      Marchant, Mary A.; Mack, Timothy P.; Smith, Eric; Richardson, Bill; Vance, Eric A.; College of Agriculture & Life Sciences; Food & Agricultural Education Information System (Virginia Tech. Food and Agricultural Education Information System, 2010-10)
      A monthly insight into the USDA’s Food and Agricultural Education Information System. In this issue: Call for Nominations.
    • FAEIS NEWS, April 2012 

      Marchant, Mary A.; Richardson, Bill; Smith, Eric; Vance, Eric A.; Mack, Timothy P.; College of Agriculture & Life Sciences; Food & Agricultural Education Information System (Virginia Tech. Food and Agricultural Education Information System, 2012-04)
      This monthly newsletter from FAEIS provides announcements, reminders, and a brief overview of higher education data in the food and agricultural sciences. In this edition: gender trends in animal science fields.
    • FAEIS News, April 2013 

      Marchant, Mary A.; Richardson, Bill; Smith, Eric; Vance, Eric A.; Mack, Timothy P.; College of Agriculture & Life Sciences; Food & Agricultural Education Information System (Virginia Tech, 2013-04)
      This monthly newsletter from FAEIS contains announcements, reminders, and a brief overview of higher education data in the food and agricultural sciences. In this edition: Forecasting the supply of graduates in the educational ...
    • FAEIS News, August 2012 

      Marchant, Mary A.; Richardson, Bill; Smith, Eric; Vance, Eric A.; Mack, Timothy P.; College of Agriculture & Life Sciences; Food & Agricultural Education Information System (Virginia Tech, 2012-08)
      This monthly newsletter from FAEIS contains announcements, reminders, and a brief overview of higher education data in the food and agricultural sciences. In this edition: Gender breakdown for undergraduates in colleges ...
    • FAEIS News, December 2011 

      Marchant, Mary A.; Richardson, Bill; Smith, Eric; Vance, Eric A.; Mack, Timothy P.; College of Agriculture & Life Sciences; Food & Agricultural Education Information System (Virginia Tech. Food and Agricultural Education Information System, 2011-12)
      This monthly newsletter from FAEIS provides announcements, reminders, and a brief overview of higher education data in the food and agricultural sciences. In this edition: childhood obesity prevention.
    • FAEIS News, December 2012 

      Marchant, Mary A.; Richardson, Bill; Smith, Eric; Vance, Eric A.; Mack, Timothy P.; Food and Agricultural Education Information System (FAEIS) (Virginia Tech, 2012-12)
      This monthly newsletter from FAEIS contains announcements, reminders, and a brief overview of higher education data in the food and agricultural sciences. In this edition: Exploring baccalaureate degrees awarded at Land-grant ...
    • FAEIS News, February 2013 

      Marchant, Mary A.; Richardson, Bill; Smith, Eric; Vance, Eric A.; Mack, Timothy P.; College of Agriculture & Life Sciences; Food & Agricultural Education Information System (Virginia Tech, 2013-02)
      This monthly newsletter from FAEIS contains announcements, reminders, and a brief overview of higher education data in the food and agricultural sciences. In this edition: Trends in graduate enrollment.
    • FAEIS News, January 2016 

      Ziegler, Peter; Kelly, Sarah; Meeks, Andrew; Food and Agricultural Education Information System (FAEIS) (Virginia Tech, 2016-01)
      This monthly newsletter from FAEIS contains announcements, reminders, and a brief overview of higher education data in the food and agricultural sciences. In this edition: Announcements, help desk personnel, and breakdown ...
    • FAEIS News, June 2013 

      Marchant, Mary A.; Richardson, Bill; Smith, Eric; Vance, Eric A.; Food and Agricultural Education Information System (FAEIS) (Virginia Tech, 2013-06)
      This monthly newsletter from FAEIS contains announcements, reminders, and a brief overview of higher education data in the food and agricultural sciences. In this edition: Baccalaureate enrollment for minorities in Natural ...
    • FAEIS News, March 2016 

      Ziegler, Peter; Kelly, Sarah; Meeks, Andrew; College of Agriculture & Life Sciences; Food & Agricultural Education Information System (Virginia Tech, 2016-03)
      This monthly newsletter from FAEIS contains announcements, reminders, and a brief overview of higher education data in the food and agricultural sciences. In this edition: Survey reminder, introduction to CIP codes, and ...
    • FAEIS News, May 2014 

      Marchant, Mary A.; Richardson, William W.; Vance, Eric A.; Hodge-Wilson, Teneisha; Kelling, Claire; Malec, Kyle; Purvis, Demontre; Food and Agricultural Education Information System (FAEIS) (Virginia Tech, 2014-05)
      This monthly newsletter from FAEIS contains announcements, reminders, and a brief overview of higher education data in the food and agricultural sciences. In this edition: Minority undergraduate enrollment is growing within ...
    • FAEIS News, May 2016 

      Ziegler, Peter; Kelly, Sarah; Meeks, Andrew; Food and Agricultural Education Information System (FAEIS) (Virginia Tech, 2016-05)
      This monthly newsletter from FAEIS contains announcements, reminders, and a brief overview of higher education data in the food and agricultural sciences. In this edition: Announcements & reminders, diversity by program ...
    • FAEIS News, November 2013 

      Marchant, Mary A.; Richardson, Bill; Smith, Eric; Vance, Eric A.; Izlar, Kelly; College of Agriculture & Life Sciences; Food & Agricultural Education Information System (Virginia Tech, 2013-11)
      This monthly newsletter from FAEIS contains announcements, reminders, and a brief overview of higher education data in the food and agricultural sciences. In this edition: FAEIS Enrollment Update 2005-2012.