In support of World Soil Day, Valent BioSciences LLC has announced several strategic initiatives that highlight the importance of healthy soils and sustainable crop production. World Soil Day is a United Nations International Day of Significance that is held annually on December 5 in order to emphasize the role of healthy soil and advocate for the sustainable management of soil resources. To further define and shape the science of soil health, Valent BioSciences maintains an ongoing collaboration with the renowned Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis, MO. Scientists at the Danforth Center use state-of-the-art imaging equipment and algorithms to pioneer new techniques that evolve the way we observe interactions between plant roots and beneficial soil microorganisms within the rhizosphere. READ MORE