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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: IMPROVING ALFALFA AND OTHER FORAGE CROPS FOR BIOENERGY, LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION, AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Title: Leaves it cleaner than they found it: perennial forages and water quality

Author
item Russelle, Michael

Submitted to: Meeting Abstract
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: November 9, 2010
Publication Date: December 31, 2010
Citation: Russelle, M.P. 2010. Leaves it cleaner than they found it: perennial forages and water quality [abstract]. In: A Sampling of Ambient and Non-Point Water Quality Issues Affecting Minnesota. Minnesota Ground Water Association 2010 Fall Conference, November 9, 2010, St. Paul, Minnesota.

Technical Abstract: Topics to be discussed: 1) perennial forage root growth, water use, and nitrate uptake; 2) reducing ground water nitrate; 3) protecting surface water quality; and 4) potential role in nitrate TMDLs for cold water streams.

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