Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Crop rotation improves nitrogen utilization

Authors

Philip P. Osterli
Jewell L. Meyer

Authors Affiliations

Philip P. Osterli is Farm Advisor, Stanislaus County; Jewell L. Meyer is Extension Soil and Water Specialist, Parlier.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 31(2):7-7. DOI:10.3733/ca.v031n02p7. February 1977.

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Abstract

Crop rotation and efficient fertilization practices minimize the amount of nitrate nitrogen reaching groundwaters from fertilizers. Cereal crops reduce soil nitrogen levels by using nitrogen remaining after previous crops.

Osterli P, Meyer J. 1977. Crop rotation improves nitrogen utilization. Hilgardia 31(2):7-7. DOI:10.3733/ca.v031n02p7
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