Conservation Tillage in Temperate Agroecosystems

Conservation Tillage in Temperate Agroecosystems

by M.R. Carter

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ISBN-13: 9781351367271
Publisher: CRC Press
Publication date: 09/08/2017
Series: CRC Press Revivals
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 400
File size: 10 MB

About the Author

Martin R. Carter holds degrees in Agriculture and Soil Science from the University of Alberta and Obtained a Ph.D Degree in Soil Science from the University of Saskatchewan in 1983.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Strategies to Overcome Impediments to Adoption of Conservation Tillage, M.R. Carter
Humid Micro-Thermal Climates
Trends in Reduced Tillage Research and Practice in Scandinavia, H. Riley, T. Børresen, E. Ekeberg, and T. Rydberg
Tillage Requirements for Annual Crop Production in Eastern Canada, T.J. Vyn, K. Janovicek, and M.R. Carter
Conservation Tillage in the Corn Belt of the U.S.A., R. Lal, T.J. Logan, M.J. Shipitalo, D.J. Eckert, and W.A. Dick
Humid Micro-Thermal to Humid Meso-Thermal Climates
Reduced Cultivation and Direct Drilling for Cereals in Great Britain, D.G. Christian and B.C. Ball
Approaches Toward Conservation Tillage in Germany, W. Ehlers and W. Claupein
Feasibility of Minimum Tillage Practices for Annual Cropping Systems in France, J. Massé, D. Boisgontier, J.M. Bodet, and J.P. Gillet
Humid Meso-Thermal Climates
Overcoming Constraints to Conservation Tillage in New Zealand, M.A. Choudhary and C.J. Baker
Role of Conservation Tillage in Sustainable Agriculture in the Southern U.S.A., D.D. Tyler, M.G. Wagger, D.V. McCracken, and W.L. Hargrove
Conservation Tillage in the South-Eastern Australian Wheat-Sheep Belt, G.R. Steed, A. Ellington, and J.E. Pratley
Mainly Sub-Humid to Semi-Arid Continental Climates
Conservation Tillage Systems in the Northernmost Central U.S.A., R.R. Allmaras, J.F. Power, D.L. Tanaka, and S.M. Copeland
Constraints on Conservation Tillage under Dryland and Irrigated Agriculture in the U.S.A. Pacific Northwest, R.E. Sojka and D.L. Carter
Tillage Systems for Soil and Water Conservation on the Canadian Prairie, F.J. Larney, C.W. Lindwall, R.C. Izaurralde, and A.P. Moulin
Conservation Tillage in the Southern U.S.A. Great Plains, P.W. Unger and E.L. Skidmore
Conservation Tillage in Eastern Europe, A. Butorac
Index

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