Agriculture (Research Papers)

Barton, Sarah. “Impact of Cover Crop Use on a Southern Minnesota Soybean and Corn Field: An Analysis of Soil Health and Macroinvertebrate Communities.” 2016.
Keyword(s): cover crops, macroinvertebrates, soil
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Bristol, Emily. “Nitrogen loading in agricultural water drainage in Northfield, Minnesota.” 2016.
Keyword(s): fertilization, nutrients, tillage
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Jones, Annika M. “Impact on Soil Quality by Long-term no-till Practices and Artificial Drainage Systems.” 2006.
Keyword(s): tillage
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Klenz, Kendra N. “Promoting soil integrity: the use of cover crops and a microorganism stimulant on a strip-till corn field in southeastern Minnesota.” 2015.
Keyword(s): cover crops, nutrients, soil
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Knee, Tom. “The Effects of a Cover Crop Mixture on a Strip-Till Corn Field in Southeastern Minnesota.” 2016.
Keyword(s): cover crops, nutrients, soil
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McCormick, Connor. “Comparison of Four Cover Crop Interseeding Methods and Their Effects on Stand Density, Corn Yield, and Soil Properties.” 2014.
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Misch, Lisa. “Comparative analysis of soil quality between agricultural lands varying in farming practices and soil management techniques in southeastern MN.” 2014.
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Mitchell, David. “Effects of Hog Manure Fertilizer on Nutrients, Soil Properties, and E. coli Presence in Agriculture Fields in¬†Corn Production in Northfield, Minnesota, U.S.A.” 2009.
Keyword(s): nutrient cycling
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Spurr, Rebecca R. “Effects of varying nitrogen fertilizer treatments on soil properties, nutrients, and economic returns in a southeastern Minnesota cornfield.” 2010.
Keyword(s): fertilization
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Squires, Ellen. “The¬†impact of different nitrogen fertilizer rates on soil characteristics, plant properties, and economic returns in a southeastern Minnesota cornfield.” 2013.
Keyword(s): fertilization
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