Antibiotic Uptake by Vegetable Crops from Manure-Applied Soils

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2008: $139,420.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2010
Region: North Central
State: Minnesota
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Satish Gupta
University of Minneota
This study quantified the uptake of five antibiotics (chlortetracycline, monensin, sulfamethazine, tylosin, and virginiamycin) by 11 vegetable crops in two different soils that were fertilized with raw versus composted turkey and hog manures or inorganic
Dong Hee Kang
Satish Gupta
Carl Rosen
Ashok Singh
Yogesh Singh
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