No-till Forage Establishment to Improve Soil and Water Conservation and Reduce Associated Production Risks

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1997: $99,209.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2002
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $9,921.00
Region: Western
State: Alaska
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Stephen Sparrow
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Raymond Gavlak
University of Alaska Fairbanks

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: oats, hay


  • Animal Production: pasture fertility, feed/forage
  • Crop Production: double cropping, intercropping, no-till
  • Education and Training: on-farm/ranch research
  • Soil Management: general soil management
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