Maximizing Profitability on Highly Erodible Lan...

Maximizing Profitability on Highly Erodible Land in Iowa

Maximizing Profitability on Highly Erodible Land in Iowa

Options in grass may be the most profitable for CRP land when the long term cost of erosion is considered. Get the details on six income options: CRP, two rotational grazing options, two crop options (rotational corn/soybean), and alfalfa/orchard grass hay.

Want more information? See the related SARE grant(s) LNC06-271, Working Alternatives to Re-cropping Marginal Lands .

Product specs
Year: 2010
Length: 2 Pages
Author(s): Chris Nelson, Bill Riley, Brian Peterson, and Michael Duffy
Location: Iowa | North Central
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This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.