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Green Manure Replacement for Fallow : Effect on Soil Organic Matter
Entry ID: USDA.ARS.NPARL.GreenManureOM

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Summary
Abstract: Problem: Soil organic carbon levels have declined to about 50% of
their original levels in much of the Northern Great Plains due to
intensive tillage and a wheat - fallow rotation.

Findings: A field study was started in 1991 on a Williams loam near
Culbertson, MT to evaluate the use of green manured lentils as a
substitute for fallow with the following treatments:
1. Wheat/fallow with tillage ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 48.0   S: 47.0   E: -104.0   W: -105.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Verlan Cochran and Robert Kolberg
Dataset Title: Green Manure Replacement for Fallow : Effect on Soil Organic Matter
Dataset Release Date: 2000
Dataset Release Place: Sidney, Montana
Dataset Publisher: Northern Plains Agricultural Research Laboratory, USDA-ARS
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-01-01
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Access Constraints unkown
Use Constraints unkown
Data Set Progress
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Originating Center
Data Center
Northern Plains Agricultural Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.sidney.ars.usda.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: VERLAN COCHRAN
Phone: 406-482-9402
Fax: 406-482-5038
Email: vcochran at sidney.ars.usda.gov
Contact Address:
Northern Plains Agricultural Research Laboratory
USDA-ARS
1500 North Central
City: Sidney
Province or State: MT
Postal Code: 59270
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 406-482-9402
Fax: 406-482-5038
Email: vcochran at sidney.ars.usda.gov
Contact Address:
Northern Plains Agricultural Research Laboratory
USDA-ARS
1500 North Central
City: Sidney
Province or State: MT
Postal Code: 59270
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Pikul ,Joseph L. Jr., JKristian Asae, Verlan L. Cochran. 1997. Lentil
green manure as fallow replacement in the semiarid Northern Great
Plains. Agron. J. 89:867-874.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27
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