Agronomy Policy, Procedures, Tools and Aids
Agronomy Information on Other Web Sites
Healthy Soils, Healthy Crops - A video series released by South
Carolina that focus on soil health and some of the conservation practices
that improve soil health, and activities that benefit from improved soil
health. Precision agriculture is also highlighted.
Papers of John E. Weaver - A great collection of papers on root
development of crops, prairie grasses and forbs, trees, soil erosion and
lots of other subjects. Old papers from 1915-1968 but very detailed
experiments with great references and pictures. University of Nebraska
Lincoln Web site.
- Development and Activities of Roots of Crop Plants: A Study in Crop
Ecology, John E. Weaver, May 1922
- The Living Network in Prairie Soils – Great section on the soil
forming process and pictures of prairie grass roots.
- Relative Efficiency of Roots and Tops of Plants in Protecting the
Soil from Erosion, J. E. Weaver, October 1935. Probably the original
rainfall simulator experiment, comparing erosion on crop (winter wheat),
alfalfa and native range.
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