Evaluating Liquid Manure as Nutrient Source in a Commercial Orchard

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1993: $4,551.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1994
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $4,260.00
Region: North Central
State: Michigan
Project Coordinator:


  • Fruits: apples


  • Animal Production: manure management
  • Crop Production: nutrient cycling, organic fertilizers, tissue analysis
  • Farm Business Management: feasibility study
  • Soil Management: soil analysis, organic matter, soil quality/health
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