Minimum mechanical soil disturbance (i.e. no tillage) through direct seed and/or fertilizer placement. Permanent soil organic cover (at least 30 percent) with crop residues and/or cover crops. Species diversification through varied crop sequences and associations involving at least three different crops.
Over the next few decades, we have to eradicate hunger, and do so for a growing population. And we’ll have to do that amid climate trends that will require our food systems, starting with the agricultural sectors, to become increasingly flexible, resilient and adaptable. Providing nutritious food to a growing […]