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nutrient management
Subject Category
A Farms and Farming Systems
Definition
Managing the amount, source, placement, form, and timing of the application of nutrients and soil amendments to ensure adequate soil fertility for plant production and to minimize the potential for environmental degradation, particularly water quality impairment.
Definition Source
US Environmental Protection Agency
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5414.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5414
Used For
agricultural nutrient management
crop nutrient management
nutrient management (soil)
soil nutrient management
Broader Term
agricultural management
Related Term
animal manure management
nutrient offtake
nutrient uptake
plant nutrition
soil management
soil nutrient balance
soil nutrients
Spanish
manejo de nutrientes
Term Number
5414