Agriculture… à la carte – Your Weekly Ag Update

Source: UC Riverside News

Agriculture… à la carte – Your Weekly Ag Update: Scientists at UC Riverside recently received a California Department of Food and Agriculture Specialty Crop Block Grant to help turn food waste back into plant food.

“Scientists have discovered fermented food waste can boost bacteria that increase crop growth, making plants more resistant to pathogens and reducing carbon emissions from farming.” Read more in CDFA’s Planting Seeds Blog!

Author: learnaboutag

LearnAboutAg@Home is a component of the California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom, a non-profit organization dedicated to educating youth throughout California about the importance of agriculture in their daily lives.

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