UMD Agricultural Nutrient Management Related

Best Management Practices: A Manure Nutrient Management Program:: Article describes methods of applying the natural fertilizer, while avoiding pollution. From the Ohio State University Extension - Department of Horticulture and Crop Science.

Soil and Nutrient Management of Alfalfa:: Alfalfa has a high demand for nutrients compared to other crops. Information on testing soils, recommended nutrient levels and subsequent management.

Nutrient Management Institute, Netherlands:: The research projects are primarily aimed at development of new knowledge and methods concerning the improvement of nutrient management in agriculture.

Nova Scotia Nutrient Management Manual:: Covers topics including basic soil fertility concepts, macronutrients, testing for nutrients, manure as a nutrient source, commercial fertilizers, legumes and developing a NM Plan.

Nutrient Management for Commercial Fruit & Vegetable Crops in Minnesota:: Provides guidelines for economically and environmentally sound use of fertilizers in commercial fruit and vegetable production. From the University of Minnesota.

Agricultural Drainage Management Coalition:: Organization promoting controlled outlet land drainage as an environmental best management practice, improving water quality by reducing nutrient runoff through plastic field tile.

Southern Africa Development Community: Agricultural Information Management Systems:: Aims to provide planners and policy makers easy access to information necessary for revitalizing agricultural, enhancing food security and promoting rural development. Provides information on news, events, and programs for land, water, livestock, remote sensing and GIS.

Nutrient Content of Crops:: Provides a software tool that estimates nutrients removed from the soil by different crops.

Nutrient Value of Slurry and Dirty Water:: Factsheet in Welsh and English from the Dairy Development Centre on calculating the nutrient value and maximizing the nitrogen availability of these products. [PDF]

Nutrient and Water Policy Update:: About U.S. federal and Pennsylvania state policies and programs to reduce environmental impacts of animal agriculture operations, plus information and links on agricultural water use and quality, impacts of concentrated animal feeding, and related topics.

  • New Additions: Agriculture
Global Journal of Pollution, Hazardous and Waste management (GJPHWM)
Algerian Journal of Arid And Environment (AJAE)
Sustainable Agriculture Initiative (SAI)
Clean Air Gardening