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Objective: Supply Nutrients

Select a case study from the table below. Documents are in the Adobe PDF format.
Category Case Study Soil type Keywords
Use of manures Study 33.  Direct slurry injection in a dairy enterprise  Light Dairy, slurry injection, shallow injection, grassland, grass yield, slurry, light soils, grass
Use of manures Study 36.  Use of slurry injection to manage soils, nutrient testing to maximize nutrient management Medium to heavy Dairy, slurry injection, shallow injection, grassland, grass yield, slurry, medium soil, heavy soil, grass
Use of manures Study 3.  Straw incorporation use of pig manures to benefit arable soils Medium to heavy Mixed, arable, cereals, straw incorporation, pig manure, pig slurry, FYM, heavy soils, medium soils
Import of organic resources Study 4.  Trading straw for FYM to improve soils on an arable farm Heavy Arable, cereals, root crops, straw for manure trading, straw incorporation, pig manure, pig slurry, FYM, heavy soils, medium soils
Use of manures Study 5.  Arable land benefits from available pig manures on a mixed farm Medium to heavy Mixed, cereals, potatoes, pig manures, medium soils, heavy soils
Use of manures

Study 1.  Available manures improve soil organic matter on a mixed farm

Heavy Mixed, arable, cereals, slurry, FYM, heavy soils
Use of manures Study 13.  Incorporating straw and poultry manure improves growing conditions for sugar beet Heavy Arable, cereals, sugar beet, straw incorporation, poultry manure, heavy soil
Use of manures Study 18.  Building soils with FYM on a mixed farm with sugar beet Light, medium and heavy Mixed, arable, beef, minimum tillage, min till, reduced tillage, FYM, light soil, medium soil, heavy soil
Import of organic resources Study 19.  Adoption of non-inversion tillage, combined with the use of bio-solids, improves soils Light, medium and heavy Mixed, arable, beef, sheep, sewage sludge, biosolids, FYM, poultry muck, turkey, residue incorporation, light soil, medium soil
Import of organic resources Study 28.  Minimum tillage with imported poultry litter and rotational fallow Medium to heavy Arable, cereals, potatoes, poultry manure, minimum tillage, min till, reduced tillage, medium soil, heavy soil
Import of organic resources Study 17.  Bio-solids and paper waste can replace straw exports on an arable farm Light, medium and heavy Arable, cereals, sewage sludge, biosolids, paper, light soil, medium soil, heavy soil
Import of organic resources Study 22.  Innovative manure trading agreements to improve organic matter status of arable land Light to medium Arable, cereals, maize, poultry manure, manure trading, trading, medium soil
Import of organic resources Study 25.  Potato growing in min-till rotations with straw incorporation and manure trading Light to medium Arable, cereals, straw incorporation, potatoes, minimum tillage, min till, reduced tillage, FYM, poultry muck, medium soil
Use of manures Study 29.  Arable soils benefit from manures and rotational grass in a mixed dairy and pig farm Medium to heavy Mixed, light soils, medium soils, heavy soils, FYM, slurry, organic manures, arable, cereals, reduced cultivation, rotational grass leys
Use of manures Study 30.  Targeted use of manures benefits arable yields and improves soil structures Light, medium and heavy Mixed, light soils, slurry, crop rotation, rotational maize, FYM, reduced cultivation, cereals, maize, dairy, beef

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