Sessions Tagged With 'soil erosion'

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Residue and Tillage Management in Organic Farming Systems: Central States

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 3:00 pm EDT

Decreasing tillage and maximizing plant residue are important practices to improve soil health and reduce erosion. In many organic farming systems these practices can be challenging to implement due to the use of tillage for weed control. Several Iowa organic producers...

Farming Implements in Action: Impacts on the Soil, Erosion Potential of Tillage Systems, and Economics

Friday, May 13, 2016 at 10:00 am EDT

This tutorial, which includes videos, provides an opportunity to learn about the types of soil disturbances that tillage implements have on soil and the effects of disturbance on soil loss. ...