Nitrogen efficiency in feed
Figure 1: Nitrogen cycle (Click to expand) © University of ReadingYou can find out more about the University of Reading’s farms on this PDF.How important do you think is research like this when it comes to tackle change in agriculture? Add your thoughts to the discussion in the comment area below. Remember that you can also ‘like’ and reply to comments made by your fellow learners.
References and further reading:
- Jensen, E. S., Peoples, M. B., Boddey, R. M., Gresshoff, P. M., Hauggaard-Nielsen, H., Alves, B. J., & Morrison, M. J. (2012). Legumes for mitigation of climate change and the provision of feedstock for biofuels and biorefineries. A review. Agronomy for Sustainable Development, 32(2), 329-364.
- Jonker, J. S., Kohn, R. A., & High, J. (2002). Dairy herd management practices that impact nitrogen utilization efficiency. Journal of Dairy Science, 85(5), 1218-1226.
The Future of Farming: Exploring Climate Smart Agriculture
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