This project explored ways to make grassland agriculture a more appealing option for Iowa producers who have marginal soils on their farms.
Are producers who row crop marginal soils willing to change their cropping practices to include pasture and/or forage, given the limited average production of row crops and the negative environmental effects?
Many producers say yes, if assured that the change will be profitable. Those who are interested in the change often need both financial and technical
Year of Grant Completion
Mensching, Marvin and Miller, Dale, "Incorporating grassland agriculture into row crop production systems" (2005). Leopold Center Completed Grant Reports. 241.