Sampling Soils for Nutrient Management

Author: Federal
Media Type: Document
Water Monitoring Keywords: Field Methods, Data Analysis
Watershed 101 Keywords: Water Quality and Pollution, Restoration and BMPs
Water Resource Type: Broadly Applicable
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Specific Agency Author: Natural Resources and Conservation Services (NRCS)

A soil test is essential to determine soil fertility levels and make good nutrient management decisions. Appropriate nutrient application can increase yields, reduce production costs, and prevent surface and groundwater pollution.