Presentation on theme: "AAE 320 FALL 2014 Nitrogen and Agriculture Let’s Talk About It!"— Presentation transcript:
AAE 320 FALL 2014 Nitrogen and Agriculture Let’s Talk About It!
Articles/Videos 1. A Brief History of Our Deadly Addiction to Nitrogen Fertilizer (Mother Jones) 2. Helping Farmers Fight Ecological Dead Zones (Environmental Defense Fund) 3. How Drones Could Limit Fertilizer Flow into Lake Erie (Detroit Public TV Video) 4. Ecosystems: Down on the Farm (Environmental Defense Fund Video)
Questions to Consider What grabbed your attention when reading the article/watching the video? What is the point of the article/video? What does the author want farmers to do? What kind of regulations should we have for agricultural nitrogen use?