Ag Prof Discusses Flooded Farms With Toronto Star

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Prof. Dave Hooker

Plant agriculture professor Dave Hooker discussed how this year’s rainfall is affecting farmers with the Toronto Star Aug. 13.

Heavy rainfall and flooding are hurting this year’s crop, according to the article. Hooker said the quality and quantity of this year’s yield could be harmed through loss of nutrients such as nitrogen. He studies soil management and field crop agronomy.