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Video: Nitrogen management and water quality in drained soils

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In this short video, Extension educator Brad Carlson discusses how proper nitrogen fertilizer management can have a positive impact on water quality in drained soils. He dives into University of Minnesota research from southwest and south-central Minnesota that shows how following soil fertility best management practices (BMPs) can limit nitrogen's impact on the environment while maintaining highly productive agricultural fields. 

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Video produced by: Eve Daniels & Paul McDivitt


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