Development of an Environmentally Safe and Economically Sustainable Year-Round Minimum Tillage Forage Production System Using Farm Animal Manure as the Only Fertilizer

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1990: $195,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1992
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $686,258.00
Region: Southern
State: Georgia
Principal Investigator:
Joseph C. Johnson Jr.
University of Georgia

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: corn, rye


  • Animal Production: feed/forage, manure management
  • Crop Production: nutrient management
  • Soil Management: soil quality/health
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