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Keeping carbon in the soil

(Thursday, Aug. 29, 2002 -- CropChoice news) -- Encouraging farmers to employ methods that retain carbon in the soil instead of releasing it into the atmosphere as carbon dioxide gas is the subject of a $15 million project at 10 Midwest universities.

No-till farming is one of those methods. Read more about this in The Washington Post story, "On Farms, a No-Till Tactic on Global Warming," at http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A55389-2002Aug23.html