How do trees transport carbohydrates?

As a tree grows in height, increasing the length of the transport…

VERNALIZATION1 modulates root system architecture in wheat and barley

Root angle determines the rooting depth and was recently…

Update: Impacts of fluctuating light on crop performance

Light intensity varies seasonally, with time of day, with cloudiness,…

Nitric Oxide and Diatoms

All gases in the N cycle, including nitric oxide (NO), are present…

Xylem Sap Surface Tension and Hydraulic Safety

Xylem embolisms are induced by drought stress and/or freezing…

Ecosystem responses to elevated CO2 are governed by plant-soil interactions and the cost of nitrogen acquisition

How does the cost of nitrogen acquisition affect how an ecosystem…

Modeling guard cell-to-leaf scales with OnGuard2

While much is known about the processes involved in stomatal…

Chlorophyll can be reduced in crop canopies with little penalty to photosynthesis

The effect of reducing leaf chlorophyll content on canopy CO2…

Photosynthesis in Desert Plants: It’s About Time

Boxall et al. investigate CAM photosynthesis in Kalanchoë fedtschenkoi…