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The Soil Science Society of America (SSA) awarded Laj Ahuja the 2010 Soil Science Research Award.

Jim Ascough was elected Vice-President of the International Environmental Modeling and Software Society (iEMSs), at the general meeting of the society’s 2010 conference in Ottawa, Ontario (July 5-8, 2010).

Tim Green was selected to serve as Chair-Elect in 2011 and Chair in 2012 of the Soil Physics Division (S-1) of the Soil Science Society of America (SSSA).   S-1 is one of 11 scientific divisions of SSSA, and SSSA is part of the Tri-Societies (Agronomy, Crops and Soils or ASA-CSSA-SSSA).

Popular Press Articles

Squeezing more crop out of each drop of water.   High Plains Journal, November 9, 2009.   Wisconsin Ag Connection, January 25, 2010.

Good to the last drop.   Vegetable Grower, November, 2009.

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