What Makes Plant Growth Slow Down?

News   Feb 27, 2017 | Original story from Iowa State University

 
What Makes Plant Growth Slow Down?

Current lab members involved in the study from the Yin lab (from top: Hongqing Guo, Jiani Chen, Zhouli Xie, Nicole Huser, Yanhai Yin, Trevor Nolan and Hao Jiang). Photo by Priyanka Sandal.

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Aquatic Plant May Help Remove Contaminants From Lakes

News

Duckweed might help remove contaminants from ponds and slow-moving water-bodies and then could be harvested and incorporated into animal feed.

READ MORE

Cleaning Okinawan Pig Farm Wastewater with Microbial Fuel Cells

News

Using a promising wastewater treatment technology, called a microbial fuel cell (MFC), new research could reduce the wastewater burden. Agricultural practices, such as pig farming, produce a large amount of wastewater containing organic contaminants, malodorous gases, and other substances that are damaging to the water supply.

READ MORE

Pine and Poplar Wood Improve Sunlight-Driven Water Purification

News

Engineers have found that porous types of wood from trees like poplar and pine can greatly increase the efficiency of water-to-steam conversion under sunlight. The findings could be used in a simple and inexpensive biodegradable device for water purification.

READ MORE

 

Comments | 0 ADD COMMENT

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Applied Sciences Genomics Research Informatics & Automation

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE