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Resilience Emerging from Scarcity and Abundance

2016 Annual Meeting | Nov. 6-9 | Phoenix, AZ



The American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America will host more than 4,000 scientists, professionals, educators, and students at the 2016 International Annual Meeting, "Resilience Emerging from Scarcity and Abundance," Nov. 6-9, 2016, in Phoenix, AZ.

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2016 Phoenix Upcoming Deadlines

May 24
Early abstract submission deadline.

June 7
Abstract submission deadline.

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Hear stories that will energize and motivate you

Opening Keynote

Sandra Postel directs the Global Water Policy Project, and lectures, writes and consults on global water issues.  She is the author of several acclaimed books, including the award-winning Last Oasis, which appears in eight languages and was the basis for a PBS documentary.

SSSA Plenary / Nyle C. Brady Frontiers of Soil Science Lectureship

Ray R. Weil is Professor of Soil Science at the University of Maryland. He served in the Peace Corps in Ethiopia and has become an international leader in sustainable agricultural systems in both developed and developing countries.

Closing Keynote

Dennis Dimick serves as executive environment editor at National Geographic magazine. He is a recipient of the Sprague Memorial Award from the National Press Photographers Association for outstanding service to photojournalism.

                              Sandra Postel               Ray Weil               Dennis Dimick