IMPROVING NITROGEN MANAGEMENT USING SITE-SPECIFIC TECHNOLOGY IN THE VIRGINIA COASTAL PLAIN Report as inadecuate




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On a Virginia crop farm, alternative levels of information are evaluated for managing nitrogen applications based on soil properties and yield potential. Application of variable rates of nitrogen based on crop yield potential can increase profitability and reduce nitrogen pollution potential.

Keywords: precision farming ; pollution ; cost ; information ; soil maps

Subject(s): Environmental Economics and Policy

Resource /Energy Economics and Policy

Issue Date: 2000

Publication Type: Conference Paper/ Presentation

PURL Identifier: http://purl.umn.edu/21746

Total Pages: 28

Series Statement: Selected Paper

Record appears in: American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA) > 2000 Annual meeting, July 30-August 2, Tampa, FL





Author: Peng, Wei ; Bosch, Darrell J.

Source: http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/21746?ln=en



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