"Is No-Till Important to Sustainably Intensifying Crop Production?"
Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (SSARE)
Sustainable intensification refers to increasing yields in ways that are sustainable — a worthy but complex goal. Demands of food security and conservation of biodiversity in the coming decades may depend on increasing yields. Is no-till essential to meeting these challenges? SSARE's Paul Vincelli covers a much-discussed idea in crop production globally: sustainable intensification.
About Paul Vincelli:
Paul Vincelli is an Extension Professor and Provost’s Distinguished Service Professor at the Univ. of Kentucky. He is also the 1862 Outreach Coordinator for the Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (SSARE).