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Farm Energy: Energy conservation in corn nitrogen fertilization
Agriculture and Environment Extension Publications
  • John E. Sawyer, Iowa State University
  • H. Mark Hanna, Iowa State University
  • Dana Petersen, Iowa State University
Extension Number
PM 2089I
Description

Optimum corn yields require nitrogen fertilization in most crop rotations, but the energy consumed during the production of nitrogen fertilizer is considerable. Learn more about maximizing economic, environmental, and energy returns for nitrogen and other fertilizers.

Series Title
Farm Energy
Publication Date:
9-1-2010
Publisher:
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Keywords:
  • Agricultural and Biosystems Energy,
  • Agronomy,
  • Crops,
  • Energy
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Citation Information
John E. Sawyer, H. Mark Hanna and Dana Petersen. "Farm Energy: Energy conservation in corn nitrogen fertilization" Ames, IA(2010)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/john-sawyer/84/