Investigating Forage Radish and Compost as a Means of Alleviating Soil Compaction in Post-Plant Bramble and Blueberry Fields

Project Type: Partnership
Funds awarded in 2013: $14,958.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2017
Region: Northeast
State: Connecticut
Project Leader:
Mary Concklin
University of Connecticut
Description:
Report of three year study examining effects of compost and forage radish on impacting soil compaction at 2 levels (0-6 inch and 6-18 inch depths) in esablished blueberry and raspberry fields.
Type:
Fact Sheet
File:
Author:
Mary Concklin
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
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