USDA-ARS PSWMRU 2007 Research Report

USDA Agricultural Research Service PASTURE SYSTEMS AND WATERSHED MANAGEMENT RESEARCH UNIT RESEARCH SUMMARIES and FACT SHEETS 2007

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Improving Productivity, Sustainability, and Profitability of Grassland Agriculture

We conduct research to develop and transfer economically, environmentally, and socially sustainable management systems for northeastern grazing and cropping enterprises. We focus …

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Implications of Forage Management on Farm Profitability and the Environment

Alan Rotz, USDA/ARS, Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit, University Park, PA.

Introduction

Producers continue to look for management changes that can improve their efficiency and thus increase or at least maintain the profitability of their farms. They must also consider the efficiency of nutrient use and the …

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