Model sugarcane farm highlighting nutrient management research

At Keith Dugas’s farm representatives from government agencies we’re getting an up-close look at one of the two model farms established by a grant from the Patrick F Taylor Foundation. The farm is being used to show techniques that can improve the environment and make the floor more productive by using inputs more efficiently. You … “Model sugarcane farm highlighting nutrient management research”

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Taylor Foundation awards the LSU AgCenter a grant to study nutrient management

Essential nutrients such as nitrogen help crops grow and deliver high yields. But these same nutrients can cause problems when they leave the farm through runoff and erosion. To reduce the amount of nutrients entering rivers and reaching the Gulf of Mexico, the Patrick F. Taylor Foundation has awarded the LSU AgCenter $1.4 million to … “Taylor Foundation awards the LSU AgCenter a grant to study nutrient management”

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Taylor Foundation grant will fund study of nutrient management

To reduce the amount of nutrients entering rivers and reaching the Gulf of Mexico, the Patrick F. Taylor Foundation has awarded the LSU AgCenter $1.4 million to fund a four-year project to study the issue. The goal of the study–. We have a great reduction or possibly the elimination of hypoxia and the dead zone … “Taylor Foundation grant will fund study of nutrient management”

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