Converting CRP Land to Corn: Minimizing Phosphorus Loss

SKU A3831

Author(s) John Panuska, Laura Ward Good, Richard Wolkowski.

This publication evaluates phosphorus loss via runoff from a variety of different tillage and rotations conducted on fields with steep slopes and recommends actions to limit phosphorus losses. Companion publication A3830, Converting CRP to Corn: Minimizing Soil Loss, focuses on ways to produce corn while retaining the soil quality and conservation benefits of the Conservation Reserve Program (4 pages; 2007).