Phosphorus Mobilization and Weed Suppression by Buckwheat.

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2000: $50,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2005
Region: North Central
State: Minnesota
Project Coordinator:
Jim Stordahl
University of Minnesota Extension Service

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: oats, sorghum (milo), soybeans


  • Crop Production: cover crops, fallow, nutrient cycling, organic fertilizers, tissue analysis
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, farmer to farmer, on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: whole farm planning, risk management
  • Natural Resources/Environment: biodiversity, soil stabilization
  • Pest Management: biological control, field monitoring/scouting, integrated pest management, mulches - killed, mulches - living, smother crops
  • Production Systems: holistic management
  • Soil Management: organic matter, soil analysis, nutrient mineralization, soil quality/health
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