Increasing Crop Water Use Efficiency in Advanced No-Till Systems

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2002: $22,980.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2005
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $38,600.00
Region: Western
State: Montana
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Perry Miller
Montana State University

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: wheat, grass (misc. perennial), hay


  • Animal Production: feed/forage, feed rations
  • Crop Production: continuous cropping, fallow, no-till, nutrient cycling
  • Education and Training: extension, on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, budgets/cost and returns, risk management
  • Natural Resources/Environment: biodiversity
  • Production Systems: holistic management, integrated crop and livestock systems
  • Soil Management: green manures, soil analysis, nutrient mineralization
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