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National Program 212: Soil and Air
Strategic Vision
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The ARS National Soil and Air Program has as its mission: to improve the quality of atmosphere and soil resources affected by, and having an effect on agriculture, and to understand the effects of, and prepare agriculture for, adaptation to climate change.

Program Priorities

In planning and conducting Soil and Air research, ARS will focus our efforts on several specific priorities:


Priority setting for Future Research in Climate Change, Soils, Emissions, and Agricultural Byproducts


Priority Setting for Future Research in Soil and Air 

Customer Workshop December 3, 2014


Workshop Recording, part 1 (MP4 video, 120MB)

Workshop Recording, part 2 (MP4 video, 122MB