Potential Environmental Contamination From Conventional and Alternative Cropping Systems in Northeast Kansas

Surface-water contamination from agricultural chemicals is a problem in northeast Kansas. The objective of this study is to compare potential atrazine, nitrogen, and sediment loadings from regional conventional and alternative cropping systems. Results indicate that several alternative systems have lower loading levels for atrazine and sediment than the conventional system, but higher loading levels for nitrogen


Issue Date:
1994-04
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/118148
Total Pages:
24
Series Statement:
Staff Paper
94-8




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