Off-campus South Dakota State University users: To download campus access theses, please use the following link to log into our proxy server with your South Dakota State University ID and password.

Non-South Dakota State University users: Please talk to your librarian about requesting this thesis through interlibrary loan.

Document Type

Thesis - University Access Only

Award Date

1992

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Department

Plant Science

First Advisor

Tom E. Schumacher

Abstract

The effects of ten years of grass/sod management on soil physical properties are likely to be changed when cropping is resumed. The reasons for evaluating tillage systems are to determine the extent and timing of the changes on soil physical properties after long-term grass management and relate this to possible changes in productivity (Hill, 1990). The objectives of this research are: 1) to determine the effects of tillage systems on productivity in an eroded landscape after long term grass management; and 2) to relate soil productivity to soil properties in an eroded landscape.

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Soil productivity
Soil erosion
Tillage
Soil conservation projects

Format

application/pdf

Publisher

South Dakota State University

Share

COinS