Conservation Training

Back to our Roots: Managing Alfalfa for Yield and Environment

January 29, 2024

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: Online

Join Joshua Gamble, ARS Research Agronomist, for this session on the role alfalfa roots play in mediating yield, stand persistence, and ecosystem services. Joshua will discuss how root systems can be managed for improved outcomes, and he will highlight some of the current ARS research in breeding and root architecture. Craig Shaeffer, UMN, will provide an overview of alfalfa fertility with particular attention to K, S, and pH.