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Impact of livestock manure and fertilizer application on nitrate contamination of groundwater final report

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dc.contributor.author Younie, M. F.
dc.contributor.author Burton, D. L.
dc.contributor.author Kachanoski, R. G.
dc.contributor.author Beauchamp, E. G.
dc.contributor.author Gillham, R. W.
dc.date.accessioned 2019-03-14T17:50:54Z
dc.date.available 2019-03-14T17:50:54Z
dc.date.copyright 1996
dc.date.created 1996-02
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10214/15824
dc.description.abstract This study examined nitrate leaching out of the root zone and nitrogen supply to corn from two types of manure and from inorganic nitrogen fertilizer. The study took place on a silt loam soil at the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food Research Station, Elora, ON. The soils of this area have developed from a variety of glacial deposits and thus consist of a wide range of textures and drainage classes. The area has been traditionally cropped to corn which is used to supply the increasing amount of livestock operations in the area.
dc.format pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher Ontario Ministry of the Environment
dc.relation.ispartofseries RAC Project No. 488G
dc.rights Queen's Printer for Ontario, Crown Copyright, Non-Commercial Use Permitted
dc.rights.uri https://www.ontario.ca/page/copyright-information-c-queens-printer-ontario
dc.subject livestock manure
dc.subject fertilizer application
dc.subject nitrate contamination
dc.subject groundwater
dc.subject soil properties
dc.subject hydrology
dc.subject corn crop response
dc.subject chemical transport
dc.subject soil minerals
dc.subject denitrification
dc.subject nitrification
dc.subject mineralization
dc.subject immobilization
dc.subject nitrogen leaching
dc.subject health effects
dc.title Impact of livestock manure and fertilizer application on nitrate contamination of groundwater final report
dc.type Report
dc.rights.holder Queen's Printer for Ontario
dc.contributor.affiliation Department of Land Resource Science, University of Guelph
dc.contributor.affiliation Department of Soil Science, University of Guelph
dc.contributor.affiliation Waterloo Center for Groundwater Research, University of Waterloo
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