Surface and tile phosphorus loss, timing of surface phosphorus loss, basin comparison and phosphorus speciation. UW Discovery Farms used this research for improving soil fertility on confinement Wisconsin dairy farms and to reduce their losses.
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Describes surface and tile nitrogen loss, surface versus tile comparison, basin comparison, and nitrogen speciation. Confinement Wisconsin dairy farms were able to use this data to improve their soil fertility and reduce losses.
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Describes soil moisture probes, surface and tile water monitoring, precipitation volume and intensity to evaluate the events that could lead to sediment loss.
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Explains the surface and tile water monitoring and the conclusions of single storm event loss comparison to total annual sediment and nutrient loss.
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Explains the surface and tile water monitoring and the conclusions of single storm event loss comparison to total annual sediment and nutrient loss.
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Description of 2005 and 2006 field years and their precipitation and runoff events that may have causes nutrient runoff events.
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Short history of the project in Manitowoc County and the two Discovery Farms there. Discusses the problems of agricultural expansion and nearby Lake Michigan.
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Discover a Wisconsin dairy farm operation and why UW Discovery Farms performed water and nutrient runoff on farm research here.
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Explanation of monitoring stations, sample collections, and maintenance of the sites located at Soaring Eagle Dairy in northeast Wisconsin.
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Description of 2005 and 2006 field years and their precipitation and runoff events that may have causes nutrient runoff events.
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Tells about the sediment losses and deposition, and phosphorus and nitrogen losses and the conclusions from the study. UW Discovery Farms used this research for improving soil fertility on Wisconsin dairy farms and to reduce these losses.
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General information about the farm site, and changes in agricultural management at Soaring Eagle Dairy. Tells about changes in public perspective of agricultural losses and changes in research site criteria.
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Discover more about Koepke Farms, Inc. and learn about the surface and tile water monitoring conducted on this farm to measure nutrient and sediment loss from a dairy operation using no-till cropping methods.
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Explanation of monitoring stations, sample collection, and maintenance of the tile and surface water monitoring sites located at Koepke Farms, Inc. in southeast Wisconsin.
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The dynamics of tile and surface water flow in a landscape with a fluctuating near-surface water table.
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Discover sediment loss information from surface and tile water in relationship to no-till cropping practices and geographical characteristics of Southeastern Wisconsin.
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This factsheet helps to explain the amount of dissolved and particulate phosphorus measured in surface and tile water at Koepke Farms, Inc.
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Understand nitrogen loss in surface runoff and tile flow and the factors affecting these observed nitrogen losses at Koepke Farms, Inc.
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Discover the challenges in monitoring and determining contributing areas to tile drainage systems in hydric soils.
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Understand the relationship between soil moisture and surface water runoff in a no-till cropping system in Southeastern Wisconsin.
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This summary includes information from all 11 factsheets. The document includes sediment, phosphorus, and nitrogen losses from surface water and tile flow from a dairy operation that utilizes no-till cropping methods.
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Discover information on how loss of sediment and nutrients compare between single storm events and the annual loss in surface runoff and tile flow.
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An overview of how data was used to increase producer knowledge, bridge gaps between ag and environmental groups, and further define site selection criteria for future DF sites.
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Short history of the project in Manitowoc County and the two Discovery Farms there. Discusses the problems of agricultural expansion and nearby Lake Michigan.
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