Nitrogen in the News

Groundwater issue stirs up California agriculture
June 29, 2012 - Western Farm Press A recent Tulare meeting on groundwater nitrate brought farmers and agriculture professionals out to share resources and information on how the agricultural community can work to combat nitrate contamination.
Sonja Brodt to speak at upcoming Groundwater Resources Association meeting
Sonja Brodt will discuss initial findings of the California Nitrogen Assessment, focusing on the Mass Balance of nitrogen in California, at the upcoming Groundwater Resources Association meeting. The meeting theme is Salt and Nitrate in Groundwater systems: finding solutions for a widespread problem. June 13-14 Radisson Hotel and Convention Center Fresno, CA
Fertilizer use responsible for increase in nitrous oxide in atmosphere
April 2, 2012 - UC Berkeley News Center
Project assesses management of nitrates on farms
March 14, 2012 - AgAlert
Contamination conundrum: Spotlight on nitrate in Salinas Valley drinking water
Water-quality board votes to adopt controversial regulations for irrigated lands over ag leaders' objections March 16, 2012 - The Californian