Substituting Legumes for Fallow in U.S. Great Plains Wheat Production

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1990: $185,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1992
Region: North Central
State: North Dakota
Project Coordinator:
John Gardner
North Dakota State University


  • Agronomic: wheat, hay


  • Animal Production: grazing - multispecies, grazing - rotational, feed/forage
  • Crop Production: continuous cropping, cover crops, crop rotation
  • Education and Training: demonstration, farmer to farmer, on-farm/ranch research, workshop
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns, agricultural finance, whole farm planning
  • Soil Management: green manures, organic matter
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