Manures will have to be stored until it's safe to spread

March 2002
Farmers Weekly;3/1/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 9, p47
Trade Publication
Reports on the restrictions imposed on the use of animal manures as fertilizers upon the implementation of the Nitrogen Vulnerable Zone legislation in Great Britain. Assessment of manure storage requirements.


Related Articles

  • NVZ rules are set to hit farmers hard. Buss, Jessica // Farmers Weekly;3/8/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 10, p52 

    Reports the impact of the nitrate vulnerable zone rules on maize production. Application of organic manures in maize production; Ways to manage slurry nitrogen inputs.

  • Characterization of NADP-isocitrate dehydrogenase expression in a carrot mutant cell line with enhanced citrate excretion. Kihara, Tomonori; Ohno, Takashi; Koyama, Hiroyuki; Sawafuji, Takuya; Hara, Tetsuo // Plant & Soil;Jan2003, Vol. 248 Issue 1/2, p145 

    Citrate in the cytosol is converted to isocitrate, by the action of aconitase, and then isocitrate is converted to 2-oxoglutarate by the action of NADP-specific isocitrate dehydrogenase (NADP-ICDH). This pathway is modified in a mutant carrot (Daucus carota L.) cell line [designated as insoluble...

  • Beware of what's in your 'sweet tea'. HAYHURST, SUSAN // Indiana Prairie Farmer;Jun2013, Vol. 187 Issue 6, p33 

    The article focuses on an article about liquid tea that is brewed with nitrogen-rich ruminant or poultry waste.

  • Quota puts restrictions on nitrogen application. Spackman, Paul // Farmers Weekly;1/19/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 3, p47 

    The article reports on nitrogen quotas on fertilizers under the Nitrate Vulnerable Zone in Denmark, which is aimed to prevent contamination of water. The overall quota was based initially on a standard crop nitrogen quota, which had been set at 10% below the economic optimum level and was later...

  • Managing manure nitrogen to curb odors. Hardin, Ben // Agricultural Research;Oct98, Vol. 46 Issue 10, p22 

    Discusses several methods developed to manage nitrogen in livestock manure. How loss of nitrogen occurs from feedlot cattle manure; How the loss is prevented though urease inhibitors; Types of urease inhibitors tested.

  • Field Application of Processed Manure upon Water Quality and Crop Productivity. Walker, Paul; Kelly, Walt; Smiciklas, Ken; Kelley, Tim // Journal of Agronomy;2009, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p49 

    The purpose of this study was to conduct an applied field study investigating the feasibility of utilizing processed liquid swine manure in crop production. Four treatments were evaluated; unprocessed liquid swine manure, processed liquid effluent, inorganic nitrogen fertilizer and zero-rate...

  • Rain takes its toll on soil. Visser, Hendrik // Farmers Weekly;3/30/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 13, p67 

    The author talks about his preparations as an arable farmer for the coming winter season. With the help of his brother-in-law and a neighbor, he had applied 54 kilograms per hectare of nitrogen in his land and hopes to add 33 cubic meter per hectare of pig manure. He also plans to revise the...

  • Rye Green Manure along with Nitrogen Fertilizer Application Increases Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Production under Dryland Condition. Mosavi, S. B.; Jafarzadeh, A. A.; Neishabouri, M. R.; Ostan, S.; Feiziasl, V. // International Journal of Agricultural Research;2009, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p204 

    The effects of rye green manure application along with different levels of nitrogen fertilizer on wheat production was investigated under rainfed dryland condition. This study was carried out with or without rye green manure along with 4 nitrogen fertilization treatments (0, 26, 103 and 337 kg N...

  • Impact of Swiss agricultural policies on nitrate leaching from arable land. M. Decrem; E. Spiess; W. Richner; F. Herzog // Agronomy for Sustainable Development (EDP Sciences);Jul2007, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p243 

    From 1993 onwards, various policy measures aiming at reducing nitrogen (N) losses were introduced in Swiss agriculture. We studied the impact of these measures on nitrate leaching under arable land in the Fehraltorf catchment near Zurich. Because of the well-drained soils, the shallow water...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics