Strip Cropping Systems to Reduce Energy Inputs and Optimize Profitability

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1991: $53,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1993
Matching Federal Funds: $3,500.00
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $111,250.00
Region: North Central
State: Minnesota
Project Coordinator:
Gyles Randall
University of Minnesota

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: corn, soybeans, wheat, hay


  • Animal Production: feed/forage
  • Crop Production: crop rotation, application rate management, ridge tillage
  • Education and Training: farmer to farmer
  • Farm Business Management: whole farm planning, farm-to-institution, agricultural finance
  • Pest Management: biological control, physical control, cultivation
  • Soil Management: soil analysis
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