Bringing Changes to Agriculture Through Applied Performance-Based Analysis
Author: Legvold, David A.
Source: Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation, TMDL 2009 , pp. 289-295(7)
Publisher: Water Environment Federation
Abstract:Increasing concern regarding agriculture's role in reducing non-point issues centered on sediment delivery, nutrient loading, pesticide delivery, fecal bacteria, and emissions related to global climate change require re-thinking how a total systems evaluation of conservation performance can provide the foundation for decisions that further the restoration of impaired waters.
But a few, of many, ideas will be presented in an effort to deepen understanding of innovations in agriculture as well as some roadblocks to wide adoption of new ideas.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: January 1, 2009
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