Ontario
Ag-Environmental Program
Digital Library

1,018 Reports (pdf)

Library Sections
  Green Plan - Research  38   (GLWQ) Great Lakes Water Quality Program 19
- EFP   5    (LMAP) Land Management Assistance Program  4
- Clubs  9    (LSP) Land Stewardship Program  6
- Tech Trans  3    (NSCP) National Soil Conservation Program  (incl. SQEP) 12
- General  3    (SWEEP) Soil & Water Environ. Enhancement Program 101
(CURB) Clean Up Rural Beaches 79    (PLUARG) Pollution From Land Use Activities 96
O.M.E.- funded Reports 360   (SAREMP) Stratford/Avon River Env. Management Project 32
Federal Documents & Misc. Reports 154    (TRIC) Thames River Implementation Committee 7
Agri-Environmental Indicators Project 27    (OREP)  Ontario Research Enhancement Program 23
Lake Simcoe Env. Manage.Strat (LSEMS) 41    


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Green Plan Research  (38 reports)
Current State of the Art on Manure/Nutrient Management - M. Goss, U. of Guelph rep1_1.pdf   (257 K) more
Nitrogen & Carbon Transformations in Conventionally-Handled Livestock Manures. 
-  G. Kachanoski, Environ. Soil Services, Guelph

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On-Farm Manure Composting Techniques: Understanding Nitrogen and Carbon Conservation - R. St. Jean, Ecologistics, Waterloo rep1_3.pdf  (453 K) more
Crop Response to Nitrogen in Manures with Widely Different Characteristics Dr. E. G. Beauchamp,  et al., U. of Guelph rep1_4.pdf  (1426 K) more
Impact of Manure Application Methods on Water Quality, Focusing on Nitrogen and Bacteria Transport in Soil. -  G.Wall, AAFC rep1_5.pdf  (645 K) more
Application of Composted Organic Waste to Agricultural Land - V. Alder, Ecolog. Services For Planning,  Guelph rep 1_6.pdf  (661 K) more
Soil Organisms as Bioindicators of Agronomic Practices. A.D. Tomlin, AAFC (incomplete - no report)  
Effect of Controlled Drainage/Subirrigation on Tile Drainage Water Quality and Crop Yields at The Field Scale -  C. Tan, AAFC rep1_8.pdf  (539 K) more
A Literature Review on Wildlife Habitats in Agricultural Landscapes -  L. Friesen, Env. Canada rep1_9.pdf  (183 K) more
Assessment of the Influence of Manures for the Control of Soilborne Pests Including Fungi, Bacteria, and Nematodes - G. Lazarovits, AAFC rep1_10.pdf (1427 K) more
Measuring Soil Microbial Populations by Analysis of Their Phospholipid Signatures -  R. Chapman &  J. Kohlmaier, AAFC rep1_11.pdf (219 K) more
Summary of Results from Green Plan Projects on Manure/Nutrient Management and Closed Loop Recycling -  D.T. Morris rep1_12.pdf  (239 K) more
Literature Review of On-Farm Research Design and Data Evaluation Methods - J. Sadler-Richards, Ecologistics, Waterloo (extensive photocopied sections not included) rep2_1.pdf  (125 K) more
Investigating Methods of Integrating Liquid Manure into a Conservation Tillage Cropping System - G. Schell & V. Alder,  Ecolog. Services For Planning, Guelph rep2_2.pdf  (369 K) more
A Comparison of the Environmental Effects of Conservation and Conventional Crop Production Systems, 1994-1996 -  J. Sadler Richards, Ecologistics, Waterloo rep2_3.pdf  (1092 K) more
Determining the Factors Responsible for, and Methods to Overcome the Limitations of Conservation Cropping Systems on Clay Soils - T. Vyn & C. Swanton, U. of Guelph rep2_4.pdf   (155 K more
Variable Rate Technology For N Fertilizer Application -   G. Kachanoski, U. of Guelph rep2_5.pdf   (791 K) more
Measuring the Effect of Crop Residue or Live Cover Crops in Conservation Tillage Systems on Soil and Water Quality. -  C. Drury, AAFC rep2_6.pdf  (229 K) more
Crop Rotations and Cover Crop Effects on Erosion Control, Tomato Yields and Soil Properties in Southwestern Ontario. - R. W. Johnston, Ridgetown College, U. of Guelph rep2_7.pdf  (869 KB) more
Development of Standard Methologies:Resident Biomass and Organic Carbon - D. Charlton,  Ecolog. Services For Planning, Guelph rep3_1.pdf  (336 KB) more
Development of Standard Methologies:Resident Biomass and Organic Carbon -  G. Kachanoski, Environmental Soil Services, Guelph rep3_2.pdf  (789 KB) more
Development of Standard Methodologies: Bio-indicators and Methodologies to Quantify Soil Quality. -  C. M. Monréal, AAFC rep3_3.pdf  (496 KB) more
Assessing the State of Agricultural Resources: Improving the Land Resource Database.  - D. Cressman, Ecologistics, Waterloo (includes numerous maps) rep3_4.pdf  (7005 KB) more
State of Resources: Proposal for the Upgrade of Soil Survey Information in Oxford County - D. Charlton, Ecolog. Services For Planning, Guelph, ON       (incl. database files) rep3_5.pdf  (1152 KB) more
State of Resources: Development and Application of Standardized Methodology for Sampling Soil Landscape Polygons -  J. Hagarty, Ecolog. Services For Planning, Guelph, ON rep3_6.pdf  (847 KB) more
State of Resources: Development and Testing of "State of Agricultural Resources" A Reporting and Monitoring Methodology for Ontario -   H. Moore, Gregory Geoscience Ltd, Kanata, ON rep3_7.pdf  (2814 KB) more
State of Resources: Monitoring Soil Loss and Redistribution Using 137Cs -  G. Kachanoski, Environ. Soil Services, Guelph, ON rep3_8.pdf  (2800 KB) more
Management and Dissemination of Digital Data and Relevant Information Collected Through the Green Plan -  K. Denholm, AAFC rep3_9.pdf  (197 KB) more
Partitioning of Solutes from Agricultural Fields within the Hydrologic System at Two Sites in Southern Ontario and the Subsequent Impact on Adjacent Aquatic Ecosystems.  - D. Rudolph & G. Parkin, Waterloo Centre for Groundwater Research rep3_10.pdf  (817 KB) more
State of the Resources: Improving the Land Resource Data Base - The Regional Municipality of Waterloo Soil Information Upgrade -  D. Cressman, Ecologistics, Waterloo rep3_11.pdf (2473 KB) more
Evaluation of High Resolution Airborne Imagery and Global Positioning Systems for Monitoring Changes in Agroecosystems.  R. Protz, A.J.VandenBygaart, M.D. Wood and B.G.A. Hulshof, Dept of Land Resource Science, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario rep3_12.pdf   (2430 KB) more
An Assessment Of The Approaches And Data Concerning Five Green Plan Project Technical Reports On The State Of Agricultural Resources - M. Hoffman, AgPlan, Guelph rep3_13.pdf   (235 K) more
Maintenance Program for Three Southwestern Ontario Watersheds, 1993 - 94. - C. Merkley, Upper Thames Conservation Authority, London (maps + appendices included) rep4_1a.pdf (600 KB) more
Maintenance Program for Three Southwestern Ontario Watersheds, 1994 - 95. - I. Wilcox, Upper Thames Conservation Authority,  London, ON rep4_1b.pdf (463 KB) more
Maintenance Program for Three Southwestern Ontario Watersheds, 1995 - 96. - D. Nethercott, Upper Thames Conservation Authority,  London rep4_1c.pdf (420 KB) more
Maintenance Program for Three Southwestern Ontario Watersheds, 1996 - 97 - Final Report. - D. Nethercott, Upper Thames Conservation Authority, London rep4_1d.pdf (2334 KB) more
An Investigation into the Management of Manure-Nitrogen to Safeguard the Quality of Groundwater.  -  M.J. Goss, and P.S. Smith, U. of Guelph rep4_2.pdf  (326 KB) more
Influence of Soil Texture and Tillage-Induced Changes on the Susceptibility of Legume-N to Leaching. - B.D. Kay, and  V. Rasiah, U. of Guelph rep4_3.pdf  (132 KB) more
Environmental Monitoring of Agricultural Constructed Wetlands - A Provincial Study. - Assoc. of Conservation Authorities of Ontario (engineering reports not included) rep4_4.pdf  (1278 KB) more
Technology Transfer Program (3 reports)
An Approach to Technology Transfer within the Canada- Transfer within the Canada-Ontario Green Plan Ontario Green Plan, April 1995 - David Morris finalrpt.pdf  (553 KB) more
Transfer of Agricultural Technology Generated Through the Canada-Ontario Green Plan"    (February, 1997, 109 pages transfer_ag_tech.pdf
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Exploring Options for the Transfer of Technology from the Canada-Ontario Agricultural Green Plan: Final Report of the Technology Transfer Committee - David Morris tt_final.pdf  (113 KB) more
Conservation Clubs (9 reports)
Assessing and Predicting the Effect of Cover Crops and Reduced Tillage on Nitrogen Management - T.J. Vyn, G.A. Stewart, E.G. Beauchamp & K.J. Janovicek, U.  of Guelph cover_crops_vyn.pdf
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Belle River Conservation Club Constructed Wetland (Mar. 1997) belle.pdf  (145 KB) more
“Comparison Of Strip Cropping With Field Cropping Management", "Ridge Till & Strip Cropping Field Days" - Ontario Ridge Till and Strip Crop Club strip_cropping.pdf
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Development and Demonstration of Approaches to Manage Drinking Water Quality on the Farm - Waterloo Centre for Groundwater Research rudolph_drinking_water.pdf
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Dignard Artificial Wetland - South Nation River Conservation Authority dignard.pdf (534 KB) more
Evaluation of Vegetative Filter Strips (VFS) to Treat Beef Feedlot and Dairy Yard Runoff in Ontario - Ontario Cattlemen's Assoc. oca.pdf  (30 KB) more
Manure Management for Swine - Essex Manure Management Club essex_manure.pdf
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Manure Management in High Residue Applications - Charing Cross Conservation Corp. (Mar. 1996) c_cross1.pdf  (127 KB) more
Milkhouse Wash Water Control Using A Vegetative Filter - Luc Brunet milkhouse_washwater.pdf
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Environmental Farm Plans
Cryptosporidium in Livestock, Manure Storages, and Surface Waters in Ontario  - Ron Fleming, Jennifer McLellan, David Alves, Don Hilborn, Katarina Pintar, Malcolm MacAlpine fleming_efp.pdf
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Quantifying Groundwater Nitrogen Impacts Under an Ongoing BMP Investigation  - Jackie Harman, Jennifer McLellan, Cathy Ryan (Jan, 1998) gwater_nitrogen_efp.pdf
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Assessing the Nitrogen Losses from Fall Application of Liquid Dairy Manure - Ian Malcolm, William Kollaard & Claude Weil, N_loss_efp.pdf
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Enhancing Ontario Farm Environmental Quality Through Improving Efficiency of Nitrogen Utilization In Field Crops - W.E. Curnoe, D. Young, C. Drury,  E. Beauchamp n_efficiency.pdf
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Feasibility of Using Composting Technology as an Environmentally Sustainable Option for the Treatment of Barnyard Runoff, Dairy Farm Milk House Washwater and Silage Juices - Richard St. Jean, Ecologistics Ltd composting_efp.pdf
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Green Plan - General (3 reports)
Canada-Ontario Environmental Sustainability Accord, Feb. 1992 esaccord.pdf  (18 KB) more
Canada-Ontario Agreement (Green Plan), Sept, 1992 gpagree1.pdf  (27 KB) more
An Evaluation of the Canada-Ontario Green Plan - James White (Mar. 1997) gp_eval_rep.pdf 
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Great Lakes Water Quality Initiative- GLWQI  (19)
Pesticide Contamination of Surface Waters Draining Agricultural Fields: Pesticide Contamination Classification and Abatement Measures   - J. Stover and A.S. Hamill glwq_1.pdf
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Physical Chemistry Parameters That Control Pesticide Persistence and Leaching in Watershed Soils  - D. S. Gamble glwq_2.pdf
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Transport and Dissipation Pathways of Pesticides in Upland Watersheds Employing Conventional and Conservation Tillage in Ontario - G.J. Wall, B.T. Bowman, B.A. Grant and D.J. King glwq_3.pdf
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Integrated Soil, Crop and Water Management System to Abate Herbicide and Nitrate Contamination of the Great Lakes: Herbicides - J.D. Gaynor, C.S. Tan, C.F. Drury and T.W. Welacky glwq_4.pdf
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Occurrence and Fate of Selected Agricultural Pesticides in Water and Sediments of Lake Erie Costal Marshes -   J.A Millette, B.P. Bourgoin,  A. Mudroch, K.E. Day,  D.S. Gamble, D.W. Gutzman, E.Topp, L. Emili and R. Roshon glwq_5.pdf
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Predicting Pesticide Migration Through Soils of the Great Lakes Basin  - R. De Jong, W.D. Reynolds, S.R. Vieira and R.S. Clemente glwq_6.pdf
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Atmospheric Transfer of Agrochemicals - E. Pattey, R.L. Desjardins, P.Rochette, T. Zhu, W.G. Royds,D. Dow, G. St-amour, A. Cessna, L.Kerr and J.I. Macpherson glwq_7.pdf
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Soil Persistence of Atrazine, Metolachlor and Metribuzin as Influenced by Temperature, Soil Moisture and Soil Characteristics  - E. Topp and W.N. Smith glwq_8.pdf
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Integrated Soil, Crop and Water Management System to Abate Herbicide and Nitrate Contamination of the Great Lakes: Nitrate - C.F. Drury, C.S. Tan, and T.W. Welacky glwq_9.pdf
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The Effects of Livestock Manure Application and Management on Surface Water Quality - D. King, G.C. Watson, G.J. Wall and B.A. Grant glwq_10.pdf
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Fate of Agricultural Chemicals in Soil, Ground Water and Agricultural Drainage Water Under Farm Conditions  - N.K. Patni, L.Masse, P.Y. Jui, and B.S. Clegg glwq_11.pdf
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Reduced Chemical Input Systems for Improved Water Quality - M.A. McGovern, J.L.B. Culley and A.S. Hamill glwq_12.pdf
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A Protocol for Monitoring and Assessment of Water Quality in Agricultural Streams Using Benthic Invertebrates  - D.R. Barton, M.E. Farmer, M.E. Dillion and D.R. Oliver glwq_13.pdf
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Regional Agricultural Practices and Their Potential for Land and Water Contamination - K.B. MacDonald, Ian E. Jarvis and Fenghui Wang glwq_14.pdf
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Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement of 1978  (IJC:ID609.pdf) GLWQ_agreement_78.pdf
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New and Revised Great Lakes Water Quality Objectives (Vol. I, May 1977)  (IJC:ID613.pdf) GLWQ_objectives_1977-1.pdf
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New and Revised Great Lakes Water Quality Objectives  (Vol. II, Oct. 1977)  (IJC:ID614.pdf) GLWQ_objectives_1977-2.pdf
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Water Quality of the Upper Great Lakes (May 1979) (IJC:ID425.pdf) wat_qual_upper_great_lakes
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A Proposed Framework for Developing Indicators of Ecosystem Health (July 1991). International Joint Commission on the Great Lakes indicators_ecosystem_health
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National Soil Conservation Program - NSCP  (12)
Canada-Ontario ACCORD on Soil and Water Conservation and Development (Oct. 1989) [16 KB]   more
The Effect of Soil Quality on Field Scale Runoff under Conventional and Conservation Tillage Systems -  R. Walker & R. Tossel, Beak Consultants Ltd [237 KB]   more
The Evaluation of Three Manure Composting Methods for Nitrogen Conservation Environmental Impact, Crop Growth Response and Operating and Maintenance Costs - R. St. Jean, Ecologistics Limited, Waterloo [84 KB]   more
Final National Soil Conservation Program Report - 1993  [appendices added - 040610] [240 KB]   more
Literature Review Pertaining to Buffer Strips - Helen Lammers-Helps and Douglas M. Robinson, Soil and Water Conservation Information Bureau [78 KB]   more
Methodologies for Assessing Soil Structure and for Predicting Crop Response to Changes in Soil Quality - B.D. Kay et al., U. of Guelph (1993)  [1001 KB]   more
The Relationship between Landscape Position, Tillage Practices, and Soil Loss: Model Development - D. A. Lobb and Dr. R. G. Kachanoski, University of Guelph  [136 KB]   more
Soil Macropore Development as a Mechanism for Root Distribution and Solute Transport  - B.T. Bowman, London Res. Centre, AAFC [101 KB]   more
Soil Biota as Indicators of Soil Quality  - A.D. Tomlin, London Research Centre, AAFC [139 KB]   more
Soil Quality Evaluation Program - Summary (1994) - Editor - D.F. Acton, AAFC, Ottawa [2493 KB]   more
NSCP Soil Survey Upgrade Component (1990-1993). K.B. MacDonald  [53 KB]    
Summary Report of Research Component of NSCP - Al Hamill  [124 KB]   more
Soil and Water Environmental Enhancement Program - SWEEP (101)
Cropping, Tillage and Land Management Practices in Southwestern Ontario 1986  - Dell Coleman, Env. Canada and Peter Roberts, OMAF Rep#0
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Tillage 2000 and Its Effect on Awareness of Conservation Tillage - K. Zimmerman, D. J. Blackburn, J. C. M. Shute, R. G. Kachanoski, U. of Guelph, Guelph, ON Rep#1
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A Review of Farm-Based Soil Conservation Research and Development  - D. Cressman, Ecologistics Ltd, Waterloo, ON Rep#2
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An Economic Assessment of the Distribution of Benefits Arising from Adoption of Conservation Tillage Practices in Crop Production in Southwestern Ontario Rep#3
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Assessment of Soil Compaction and Structural Degradation in the Lowland Clay Soils - L. Leskiw, Can-Ag Enterprises, Guelph, Ontario Rep#4
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Survey of Southwestern Ontario Farmers for the Evaluation of SWEEP - Ronald B. Compton, The ARA Consulting Group Inc.Toronto, ON Rep#5
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Survey of Crop Residue in Southwestern Ontario 1987 - P. Roberts, OMAF, Guelph, ON and D. Coleman, Environment Canada, Centre for Inland Water, Burlington, ON Rep #6
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Sources of Motivation in the Adoption of Conservation Tillage - Stephen Connolly & Stewart Hilts, U. of Guelph, Guelph, ON. Rep#7
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SWEEP Technology Transfer Report Summaries - Technology Transfer Committee (Adam Hayes et al) 1993 sweep_79.pdf
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Social Structure and the Choice of Cropping Technology: Influence of Personal Networks on the Decision to Adopt Conservation Tillage - G.K. Warriner and G.M. Moul, Dept. of Sociology, U. of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ont. Rep#8
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Conservation Practices in Southwestern Ontario Agriculture: Barriers to Adoption - John Smithers and Barry Smit, Dept. of Geography, U. of Guelph, Guelph, Ont. Rep#9
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An Economic Evaluation of Tillage 2000 Demonstration Plot Data (1986-1988) Rep #10
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An Economic Evaluation of Tillage 2000 Demonstration Plot Data (1986-1989) - Richard Haack, Deloitte & Touche, Guelph, Ontario Rep#11
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Choice and Management of Cover Crop Species and Varieties for Use in Row Crop Dominant Rotations - R. Samson, C. Foulds, D. Patriquin, Resource Efficient Agricultural Production (REAP) - Canada, Ste. Anne-de-Bellevue, QC Rep#12
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The Effect of Moldboard Shape on the Residue Management Potential of the Moldboard Plow - J. Sadler Richards, Conservation Management Systems, Ecologistics Limited, Waterloo, ON Rep#13
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The Effect of Terraces on Phosphorus Movement - K.J. McKague, G.C. Watson, T.Lobb, and S.P. Mitchell, Ecologistics Ltd., Waterloo, ON Rep#14
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An Annotated Bibliography of Socio-Economic Soil and Water Conservation Research - J. A. Smithers and S. N. Duff, Ecologistics Limited, Waterloo, Ont. Rep#15
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Effects of Subsoiling in Corn Yields and Soil Conditions on Southwestern Ontario - L. Leskiw, A. Laycock, Can-Ag Enterprises, Guelph, Ontario Rep#16
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Effect of Ammonia on Soil Properties and Relevance to Soil and Water Quality - D. Cressman et al., Ecologistics Ltd., Waterloo, ON Rep#17
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Effects of Management on Soil Hydraulic Properties - B. O'Neill, R.G. Kachanoski, and D.E. Elrick, Department of Land Resource Science, U. of Guelph, Guelph, ON Rep#18
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Studies on the Control of Problem Weed Species in Conservation Tillage Systems - B.L. Frick, Southwestern Ontario Agricultural Research Corporation (SWOARC), Harrow, ON Rep#19
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Weeds of Corn, Soybean, and Winter Wheat Fields Under Conventional, Conservation, and No-Till Management Systems in Southwestern Ontario - 1988 and 1989 - Frick, B., U. of Sask.; Thomas, A.G., and Wise, R.F., Agriculture Canada, Regina, SK Rep#19a
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Conservation Tillage Equipment: Availability, Utilization and Needs - James White and Bruce McCorquodale, InfoResults Limited, Brampton, Ont. Rep#20
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Efficiency of Residue Management for Providing Optimal Corn Crowing Conditions in a Non-Tilled Sandy Loam - M.C. Fortin, SW ONT Agric. Res. Corp., Harrow, ON  [041015] Rep#21
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Field Emergence Predictors for Grain Corn Under No-Till Management - H.J. Hope, R. Maamari, for SW Ontario Agric. Res. Corp. (SWOARC), Harrow, ON Rep#22
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Processes Involved in Mobilization of Phosphorus in Different Farming Systems in Southwestern Ontario: Nutrient Levels in Plant Tissues and Soils - REAP Canada Rep#23
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Investigation of Soil and Crop Response to Fall Subsoiling in Southwestern Ontario - L. Leskiw, A. Laycock, Can-Ag Enterprises, Guelph, Ontario. Rep#24
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The Development and Testing of a Dry Fertilizer Placement Machine - Doug Albin and Till-Tech Systems Limited, St. Thomas, ON Rep#25
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The Use of Kelp and Molasses in an Aeration Tillage System - J. Sadler Richards, Conservation Management Systems, Lucan, Ontario Rep#26
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Cereal Cover Crop Study - J. Sadler Richards, Conservation Management Systems - A Division of Ecologistics Ltd., Lucan, Ontario Rep#27
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The Effect of Split Applications of Nitrogen on Corn Yield Under Ridge and No-Till Conditions -  B. Shillinglaw, J. McGregor, Southwestern Ontario Agricultural Research Corporation, Harrow, Ont. Rep#28
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The Effect of Organic Mulches on Soil Moisture and Crop Growth - T.J. Gillespie, C.J. Swanton, C.S. Wagner Riddle, U. of Guelph, Guelph, Ont. Rep#29
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The Response of Soil Microflora and Fauna to Spring Plowing of Zero-Till and Pasture Soils - P. Neave, V. Thomas, Department of Zoology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ont. Rep #30
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Field Scale Tests of the Modified Moldboard Plow - J. Sadler Richards, Conservation Management Systems, Lucan, Ontario Rep#31
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Optimal Herbicide Use in Conservation Tillage Systems - J.E. Shaw, Ridgetown College of Agricultural Technology, Ridgetown, Ont. C.J. Swanton, V.S. Malik, Dept. of Crop Science, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ont. Rep.#32
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Development of a Computer-Based Farm Decision Support Framework: Phase I - Robbert Associates, Ottawa, ON Rep#33
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Survey of Moisture Distribution Between Tile Drainage Laterals and Its Relationship to Compaction and Rooting Depth in Flat Clay Soils - C. Mirza, M. Percy, Strata Engineering Corp., Don Mills, ON REP#34
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Nutrient Distribution and Stratification Resulting from Conservation Farming - D. Cressman, Ecologistics Limited, Waterloo, Ont. Rep#35
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Red Clover Cover Crop Studies 1987-1990 - J. Sadler Richards, Conservation Management Systems - A Division of Ecologistics Ltd., Lucan, ON Rep#36
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Effects of Tillage on the Quality and Quantity of Surface and Subsurface Drainage Water: Uplands -R.G. Kachanoski, R. Rudra, and E. Pringle, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ont. Rep#37
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Management of Farm Field Variability. I. Quantification of Soil Loss in Complex Topography. II. Soil Erosion Processes on Shoulder Slope Landscape Positions - R.G. Kachanoski, M.H. Miller, R.D. Protz and D.A. Lobb, U. of Guelph, & E.G. Gregorich, Agriculture Canada, Ottawa Rep.#38
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Report on "Tye-Drill" Modifications for Sowing Soybeans on Commercial Farms Under No-Till Conditions Rep#39
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Management of Mulch Tillage Systems on Clay Soils - G.A. Stewart and T.J. Vyn, Dept. of Crop Science, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ont. Rep.#40
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Evaluation of Row Crop Planter Modifications for Corn Production within Conservation Tillage Systems - G.A. Stewart, T.J. Vyn, Dept. of Crop Science, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ont. Rep.#41
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Report on Development and Operation of the Cross-Slot Planter - J. Rigby and J. Underwood, Rondeau Agricultural Conservation Corporation, Blenheim, Ont. Rep#42
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The Use of Cover Crops for Nutrient Conservation - M.H. Miller, E.G. Beauchamp, T.J. Vyn, G.A. Stewart, J.D. Lauzon and R. Rudra - University of Guelph Rep #43
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Comparison of Planters and Fertilizer Application Systems for No-Till Corn - M.H. Miller, Department of Land Resource Science, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ont. Rep #44
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Management of Farm Field Variability. III. Effect of Tillage Systems on Soil and Phosphorous Loss - R.G. Kachanoski, M.H. Miller et al., U. of Guelph Rep #45
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Management of Farm Field Variability. IV. Crop Yield, Tillage System, and Soil Landform Relationships - R.G. Kachanoski, M.H. Miller et al., U. of Guelph Rep # 46
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Effect of Woodlot Borders and Crop Residue on the Distribution of Invertebrates in Agroecosystems - P. Neave (with V. Thomas), Department of Zoology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ont. Rep #47
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The Feasibility of Band Spray Application in Conjunction with Inter-Row Cultivation in No-Till Corn - J. Rigby, Blenheim, ON;  J.E. Shaw, Ridgetown Coll. of Agric.Tech., Ridgetown, ON Rep#48
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Land Reshaping of Lowland Clay Soils: I. Field Study - L. Leskiw, A. Laycock, Can-Ag Enterprises, Guelph, Ontario Rep #49a
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Land Reshaping of Lowland Clay Soils: Field Study II  - Andrew H. Marshall in association with Can-Ag Enterprises, Guelph, Ontario Rep #49b
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Evaluation of O.B.A.T.A. Approach to Low Input Farming - L. Leskiw, A. Laycock, Can-Ag Enterprises, Guelph, Ontario Rep #50
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Loss of Nitrogen by Microbial Denitrification, Nitrification, Surface and Tile Runoff: Relation to Tillage Method - D. J. McKenney, Dept of Chem. & Biochem., U. of Windsor, ON.; C. F. Drury, Res. Station, Agriculture Canada, Harrow, ON Rep #51
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Field Scale Tests of Cover Crops I and II - J. Sadler Richards, Conservation Management Systems, A Division of Ecologistics Ltd., Lucan, ON Rep#52
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Phosphorus Movement in Soil as a Function of Phosphorus Solubility and Reactivity -  L. J. Evans, Dept. of Land Resource Science, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ont.   [040621] Rep #53
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Rainfall Simulation to Evaluate Erosion Control on TED Research Sites  - G. Schell, Ecological Services for Planning Ltd., Guelph, Ontario Rep #54
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Loss by Tillage Erosion: The Effects of Tillage Implement, Slope Gradient, and Tillage Direction on Soil Translocation by Tillage - R.G. Kachanoski, M.H. Miller, and D.A. Lobb, Dept of Land Resource Science, U. of Guelph, Guelph Rep.#55
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Yield Reduction Effects of Crop Residues in Conservation Tillage - R.P. Voroney, B.J. Farquharson, K.J. Janovicek, E.G. Beauchamp and T.J. Vyn, U. of Guelph, Guelph, ON;  M.C. Fortin, Agriculture Canada, Ottawa, ON Rep#56
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Field Testing of Cover Crop Systems for Corn and Soybean Production - Roger Samson, Allison Arkinstall and Jeff Quinn, Resource Efficient Agricultural Production (REAP) Canada, Ste. Anne de Bellevue, Quebec. Rep.#57a
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Effect of Winter Rye Mulches and Fertilizer Amendments on Nutrient and Weed Dynamics in No-Till Soybeans - R.Samson and J. Omielan, Resource Efficient Agricultural Production (REAP) Canada, Ste. Anne de Bellevue, QC and C. Drury, Agriculture Canada, Harrow, ON Rep#57b
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Manure Management in Conservation Farming - Roger Samson, Anne Weill, Allison Arkinstall, and Jeff Quinn, Resource Efficient Agricultural Production (REAP) Canada, Ste. Anne de Bellevue, Quebec. Rep.#58
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Evaluation of 58 Commercial Corn Hybrids (2850 to 3450 C.H.U.) in Two Conservation Tillage Systems Compared to Conventional Tillage in Kent County, Southwestern Ontario - G. Scheifele, Ridgetown Coll. of Agric.Technol., Ridgetown, ON.; J. Rigby, Blenheim ON., & D. Smith, Thamesville ON., & H. Hope, Plant Res. Ctr, Agric. Canada, Ottawa, ON Rep#59
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The Effect of Conservation Tillage Practices on the Losses of Phosphorus and Herbicides in Surface and Subsurface Drainage Waters - J. Gaynor and D. Bissonnette, Southwestern Ontario Agricultural Research Corporation (SWOARC), Harrow, Ont. Rep#60
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Report Data Appendices for Report 60 (above) Rep#60a
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Final Report of the Technology Evaluation and Development (TED) Sub-program of the Soil and Water Environmental Enhancement Program (SWEEP) Rep.#61
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An Economic Evaluation of Soil Tillage Technologies - Deloitte and Touche Management Consultants, Guelph, ON Rep#62
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Volume II. Collection and Analysis of Field Data in the Pilot Watersheds Study- Deloitte and Touche Management Consultants, Guelph, ON Rep#63
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Volume III. Field Level Economic Analysis of Changing Tillage Practices in Southwestern Ontario - Deloitte and Touche Management Consultants, Guelph, ON Rep#64
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Volume IV. An Economic Evaluation of the Tillage 2000 Program in Ontario - Deloitte and Touche Management Consultants, Guelph, ON Rep#65
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Volume V. Economic Assessment of the Technology Evaluation and Development (TED) Program  - Deloitte and Touche Management Consultants, Guelph, ON Rep#66
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Watershed Level Economic Analysis of Tillage Practices in Southwestern Ontario - Deloitte and Touche Management Consultants, Guelph, ON Rep#67
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Volume VII. Macro-Economic Impact Assessment of Soil Conserving Technologies (SWEEP) - Deloitte and Touche Management Consultants, Guelph, ON Rep#68
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Study Area Selection, Description and Climate (PWS Report #1) - R. R. Walker, Beak Consultants Ltd., Guelph, Ont., and J. Sadler Richards, Ecologistics Ltd., Waterloo, Ont. Rep #69
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Implementation of Conservation Systems (PWS Report #2) - Ecologistics Ltd. Waterloo, Ontario  - May 1994 Rep #70
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Evaluation of Conservation Systems: Cooperator Attitude Change (PWS Report #3) - Ecologistics Ltd. Waterloo, Ontario  - May 1994 Rep #71
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Evaluation of Conservation Systems: Soils and Crops (PWS Report #4) - Ecologistics Ltd., Waterloo, Ont. Rep #72
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Evaluation of Conservation Systems, Hydrology  (PWS Report #5),  R. R. Walker and R. W. Tossell, Beak Consultants Ltd, Guelph, Ont. - May 1994 (incl appendices) Rep #73
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Evaluation of Conservation Systems, Water Quality (PWS Report #6) - Beak Consultants Ltd, 42 Arrow Road, Guelph, Ontario - May 1994 (incl. Appendices C, D, E) Rep #74
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Watershed Modelling (PWS Report #7) Beak Consultants Ltd., Guelph, Ont.- May 1994
 (Incl. Appendices A, C)
Rep#75
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Executive Summary (PWS Report #8) - R. R. Walker, Beak Consultants Ltd, Guelph, ON, and J. Sadler Richards, Ecologistics Ltd., Waterloo, ON Rep#76
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Pilot Watershed Study, Master Implementation Plan - Soils, Agronomic and Environmental Components - Conservation Management Systems, Waterloo, Ont. Rep#77
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A Comparison of Cropping, Tillage and Land Management Practices in Southwestern Ontario for 1986 and 1991 - Peter Roberts, OMAF, Guelph, ON Rep#78
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Technology Transfer Report Summaries: Soil and Water Environmental Enhancement Program (SWEEP) Rep#79
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Final Report of the Technology Assessment Panel (TAP) Rep#80
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Tillage 2000: 1985-1990 - Final Report - J. D. Aspinall, OMAF, Guelph, ON., R. G. Kachanoski, Dept of Land Resource Sci., U.of Guelph, Guelph, ON SUP-1 (3297 KB) more
Conservation Tillage Handbook - Equipment Modifications and Practical Tips for Use SUP-2
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An Evaluation of the Soil and Water Environmental Enhancement Program - J. White, J. Arnold, and B. McCorquodale, InfoResults Ltd, Brampton, ON SUP-3
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SWEEP Evaluation Assessment (Early Stage, March 1987) - The DPA Group Inc., in assoc. with InfoResults, Ltd. SUP-3
(522 KB]
 
No-Till: The Basics Manual - OMAF Staff no-till_basics.pdf
(3080 KB)
 
A Study of the Impact of No-Till on Tractor Fuel Cost vs Crop Returns As affected by Various No-Till Planter Modifications - Don Lobb (1989) fuelcost_no-till.pdf
(1799 KB)
 
Soil Survey of the Pilot Watersheds Southwestern Ontario Soil and Water Environmental Enhancement Program - Ecological Services for Planning Ltd., Guelph, Ont. pilot_soil_survey.pdf
(745 KB)
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1990 Survey Of Ontario Tillage And Soil Conservation: Practices, Perceptions And Attitudes: Executive Summary  - Deloitte & Touche Management Consultants, Guelph, Ont. 1990-survey.pdf
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Status and Assessment of Pilot Watershed Study Data - A. Couturier, AAFC, Guelph, ON  (July 1995) sw_pws-a1.pdf
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File Organization and Linkages for the Pilot Watershed
Study Digital Database - A. Couturier, AAFC, Guelph, ON  (July 1995)
sw_pws-a2.pdf
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Documentation for Pilot Watershed Study Digital Data: Essex Test and Control Watersheds - A. Couturier, AAFC, Guelph, ON  (July 1995) sw_pws-a3.pdf
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Documentation for Pilot Watershed Study Digital Data: Kettle Creek Test and Control Watersheds -  A. Couturier, AAFC, Guelph, ON  (July 1995) sw_pws-a4.pdf
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Documentation for Pilot Watershed Study Digital Data: Pittock Test and Control Watersheds -  A. Couturier, AAFC, Guelph, ON  (July 1995) sw_pws-a5.pdf
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Documentation for Kintore Watershed Digital Data - A. Couturier, AAFC, Guelph, ON  (July 1995) sw_pws-a6.pdf
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Indicators of Risk of Water Contamination: Local Scale Implementation and Testing - A. Couturier, AAFC, Guelph, ON  (July 1995) sw_pws-a7.pdf
(44 KB)
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Land Management Assistance Program (LMAP) (4)
A Study to Identify the Seasonal Variations in Well-Water Contamination and Survey Farm Family Health well_water_contam_goss94
(241 KB)
 
Ontario Farm Groundwater Quality Survey (Winter 1991 - 92) ofgqs_winter_91-92.pdf
(1544 KB)
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Ontario Groundwater Quality Survey (1993) ofgqs_93.pdf
(796 K)
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Land Use Adjacent to Wetlands in Southern Ontario - Snell and Cecile Environmental Research, Guelph, ON (1994) snell_land_use_wetlands.pdf
(781 KB)
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Land Stewardship Program  (LSP) (6)
Agroforestry Research and Development - Andrew M. Gordon, et al., U. of Guelph lsp_7000.pdf
(1070 KB)
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Management of Fine Textured Poorly Drained Soils for Intensive Agriculture - J.A. Stone, Harrow Research Station, Agriculture Canada lsp_7002.pdf
(1254 KB)
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Soil Stewardship Cropping Systems for Corn & Soybean Production in Ontario - B.D. Kay, U. of Guelph lsp_7004.pdf
(1193 KB)
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Crop Rotations and Cover Crop Effects on Erosion Control, Tomato Yields and Soil Properties in Southwestern Ontario - R.W. Johnston, Ag. Chemistry Section, Ridgetown College of Agric.

lsp_7005.pdf
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Nitrogen Research on Corn Using Conservation Tillage - C.K. Stevenson,  Ridgetown College of Agric.Technol.  lsp_7018.pdf
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The Effects of Soil Compaction on the Production of Processing Vegetables and Other Cash Crops: A Review - G.S. Iler and C.K. Stevenson,  Ridgetown College of Agric.Technol. lsp_7019.pdf
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PLUARG Reports (96) (1972 - 1979)
International Reference Group On Great Lakes Pollution From Land Use Activities
PLUARG TASK "A" (5)
Control of Water Pollution From Land Use Activities in the Canadian Great Lakes Basin: An Evaluation Of Legislative, Regulatory And Administrative Programs (1977)  - J. F. Castrilli, Can. Env. Law Res. Foundation, Toronto PLUARG_eval Can Legis reg.pdf
[171 KB]
Control of Water Pollution From Land Use Activities in the Canadian Great Lakes Basin: An Evaluation Of Legislative And Administrative Programs In Canada And The United States (Mar. 1978) - J. F. Castrilli, Can. Env. Law Res. Foundation, Toronto; A.J. Dines, Great Lakes Basin Comm., Ann Arbor, MI PLUARG_eval_legis_can-usa.pdf
[509 KB]
Evaluation of Remedial Measures to Control Non-Point Sources of Water Pollution in the Great Lakes Basin. Marshall Macklin Monaghan Ltd., Don Mills,Ont.   PLUARG_remedmeas_ptsource.pdf
[504 KB]
Agriculture And Water Pollution - An Assessment Of The Practices And Attitudes Of Ontario Farmers (Mar. 1979). Garth Bangay, Ont. Region, Env. Can., Toronto, ON PLUARG_assess_pract_ont_farmers
[1211 KB]
Reports of the Canadian Public Consultation Panels to the Pollution from Land Use Activities Reference Group. (Mar. 1978)  (IJC-019)  (IJC: ID505.pdf) PLUARG_public_consult_panels.pdf
 [435 KB] 
PLUARG TASK "B" (5)
Land Use And Land Use Practices in the Great Lakes Basin (Sept., 1977); Joint Summary Report PLUARG_land_use_practices.pdf
[1710 KB] 
Inventory of Land Use and Land Use Practices in the Canadian Great Lakes Basin; Vol. I - Can. Great Lakes Basin Summary (Dec., 1977) PLUARG_inv_land_use_pract.pdf
 [4342 KB]
Inventory Of Land Use & Land Use Practices In The Canadian Great Lakes Basin; Vol. III - Lake Huron Basin (Dec. 1977) PLUARG_inv_land_use_III.pdf
[487 KB]
Inventory Of Land Use & Land Use Practices In The Canadian Great Lakes Basin; Vol. IV - Lake Erie Basin (Dec. 1977) PLUARG_inv_land_use_IV.pdf
[289 KB]
Inventory Of Land Use & Land Use Practices In The Canadian Great Lakes Basin; Vol. V - Lake Erie Basin (Dec. 1977) PLUARG_inv_land_use_V.pdf
[410 KB]
PLUARG TASK "C" (41)
Agricultural Watersheds Overview: Data Analysis And Extrapolation - Final Report-Project 1B (Dec. 1978) - D.R. Coote & R. DeHaan, Agriculture Canada, Ottawa (Proj 1B) PLUARG-rep1b
(1145 KB
Stream Flow Quality - Pesticides In Eleven Agricultural Watersheds In Southern Ontario, Canada, 1974-77 - R. Frank, H.E. Braun, G. Sirons, M. Van Hove Holdrinet & B.D. Ripley (O.M.A.F.), D. Onn, (O.M.E.), & R. Coote, Agric. Canada  (Proj 4) PLUARG-rep4
[578 KB pdf]
Land Use Activities in Eleven Agricultural Watersheds in Southern Ontario, Canada. 1975-1976. PLUARG_rep5
[1837 KB]
Precipitation - Quantity and Quality M. Sanderson, U. of Windsor (Proj 6) PLUARG_rep6
[1065 KB
Soil Survey of Six Agricultural Subwatersheds in Southwestern Ontario. C.J. Acton, G.T. Patterson, C.G. Heath, Agric. Canada   (Proj 7) (maps not included) PLUARG_rep7
[821 KB]
Agricultural Sources, Transport and Storage of Metals: Copper, Zinc, Cadmium And Lead Levels in Waters of Selected Southern Ontario Agricultural Watersheds. M. Ihnat; A.J. MacLean; M. Schnitzer; J.D. Gaynor; L.M. Whitby, Agric. Canada  (Proj 9B) PLUARG_rep9b
[1364 KB]
Sources of Nutrients and Metals in Hillman Creek. J.D. Gaynor, Agric. Canada (Proj 10)   PLUARG_rep10
[638 KB]
Nitrogen Transformation Processes in Watershed Soils. C.G. Kowalenko, Agric. Canada (Proj. 11) PLUARG_rep11
[289 KB]
Physical Properties of the Soils of Agricultural Watersheds 1 and 13 Which Control Moisture Storage and Transport. G.C. Topp, Agric. Canada (Proj 12) PLUARG_rep12
[502 KB]
Nitrogen Movement in Tile-drained Clay And Sandy Agricultural Watersheds. D.R. Cameron,  Agric. Canada (Proj 13) PLUARG_rep13
[1750 KB]
Studies of the Agricultural Contribution To Nitrate Enrichment of Groundwater And the Subsequent Loading To Surface Waters  
     Part I: Field Investigations on the Processes Controlling the Transport of Nitrate in Groundwater R.W. Gillham et al., U. of Waterloo (Proj 14-I)
PLUARG_rep14-I
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    Part II: Reconnaissance Survey of Nitrate Concentrations in Shallow Groundwater, R.W. Gillham, R.J. Blackport, J.A. Cherry, U. of Waterloo (Proj 14-II) PLUARG_rep14-II
[1594 KB]
   Part III: Mechanisms of Runoff Generation and Nitrate Flux to Streams During Runoff Events. M.G. Sklash, R.W. Gillham, J.A. Cherry, U. of Waterloo (Proj 14-III) PLUARG_rep14-III
[929 KB]
Hydrological Model Project: Agricultural Watershed Studies. H.R. Whiteley, S.R. Ghate, U. of Guelph (Proj 15) PLUARG_rep15
[1399 KB]
Erosional Losses from Agricultural Land. G.J. Wall, L.J.P. van Vliet, Agric. Canada  (Proj 16)
Sediment Delivery Ratios in Small Agricultural Watersheds and Sedimentation Integrations Aspects. W.T. Dickinson, U. of Guelph   (Proj 17)
PLUARG_rep16_17
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Contribution of Phosphorus from Agricultural Land to Streams by Surface Runoff. A. Spires, M.H. Miller, U. of Guelph (Proj 18) PLUARG_rep18
[700 KB
Nitrogen Transport and Transformations in Two Branches of Canagagigue Creek.  B. Robinson, N.K. Kaushik, L. Chatarpaul, U. of Guelph (Proj 19A) PLUARG_rep19a
[643 KB]
Comparative Nutrient Budget Of The Nutrients in Two Branches of the Canagagigue Creek. H.B.N. Hynes, K.W. Dance. U. of Waterloo (Proj 19B) PLUARG_rep19b
[253 KB]
Effects of Livestock Activities on Surface Water Quality. S.L. Hodd, BEAK Consultants Ltd (Proj 20) PLUARG_rep20
[447 KB]
Pollution Potential of Cattle Feedlots and Manure Storages in the Canadian Great Lakes Basin. F.R. Hore, D.R.Coote, Agric. Canada (Proj 21) PLUARG_rep21
[1286 KB
Pollutant Transport to Subsurface and Surface Waters in an Integrated Farm Operation. N.K. Patni, F.R. Hore, Agric. Canada (Proj 22) PLUARG_rep22
[1654 KB]
Geochemistry and Hydrogeology of Agricultural Watershed No.10, and Their Influence on the Chemical Composition of Water and Sediments. E. Veska, Brock Univ.  (Proj. 23) PLUARG_rep23
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Agricultural Watershed Studies, Great Lakes Drainage Basin, Canada: Final Summary Report  May 1978. Eds. D. R. Coote, E. M. MacDonald, Agriculture Canada,  W. T. Dickinson, U. of Guelph PLUARG_summary.pdf
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Nitrogen Loadings From Agricultural Activities In The Great Lakes Basin: Integration Report On Nitrogen Agricultural Watershed Studies  (April 1978) - G.H. Neilsen, J.L. Culley and D.R. Cameron, Agric. Canada, Ottawa (Task C, Activity 1) PLUARG_N-loading.pdf
(1692 KB)
Phosphorus Integration Report: Contribution of Phosphorus to the Great Lakes from Agricultural Land in the Canadian Great Lakes Basin (Task C, Activity 1) M.H. Miller and A.C. Spires, U. of Guelph PLUARG_P_contrib.pdf
(728 KB)
AGRICULTURAL WATERSHED STUDIES: A model for estimating inputs to the Great Lakes from livestock enterprises in the Great Lakes Basin  (March 1978) J.B. Robinson & D.W. Draper, U. of Guelph  (Task C, Activity 1) PLUARG_robinson_model
(133 KB)
Sources, Storage And Transport Of Heavy Metals In Agricultural Watersheds (1978) L.M. Whitby, A.J. Maclean, M. Schnitzer, J.D. Gaynor, Ag. Canada
(Task C, Activity 1) (IJC-067) 
PLUARG_heavy_metals_watshed
[660 KB pdf]
Sediment Integration Report. Contribution of Sediments to the Great Lakes from Agricultural Activities in Ontario. G.J. Wall, L.J.P. van Vliet, Agric. Can.  (Task C, Activity 1) PLUARG_wall_sediment
[244 KB]
Detailed Study Plan PLUARG Task C - Activity 2 Forested Watershed Surveys. J.A. Nicolson, Great Lakes For. Res. Ctr., Env. Can. (IJC: ID457.pdf)  (Task C, Activity 2) forested wshed surveys.pdf
 [265 KB]
Summary Technical Report: Forested Watershed Studies (Dec., 1977). J.A. Nicolson, Great Lakes For. Res. Ctr., Env. Can.    (IJC-049)  (IJC: ID519.pdf) PLUARG_forested_watshed_stud[116 KB]
Pollution from Land Use Activities Pollution from Urban Land Use In the Grand and Saugeen Watersheds. J. E. O'Neill,  Ont. Ministry of the Environment (Activity 3) PLUARG_urban_landuse
 
[353 KB]
Contamination of the Great Lakes by Private Wastes (Parts  I & II) (Dec. 1978). H.T. Chan, Ont. Min. Environment  PLUARG_private_wastes.pdf
[2991 KB]
The Effect of Some Waste Disposal Practices on Great Lakes Water Quality.  R.C. Ostry et al., Ont. Ministry of the Environment  (Activity 3) PLUARG_waste
[501 KB]
Data Collection Methodology Used in the Study of Pollution from Land Use Activities In the Grand and Saugeen Watersheds (Activities 3 & 4) PLUARG_datacoll
[972 KB]
Pollution from Rural, Transportation, Extractive, and Undisturbed Land Uses in the Grand and Saugeen Watersheds. M. Rao Avadhanula, Ont. Ministry of the Environment  (Activities 3 & 4) PLUARG_pollution
[944 KB]
Grand River, Ontario Summary Pilot Watershed Report. R. C. Hore, R. C. Ostry,  Ont. Ministry of the Environment PLUARG_grand_watshd_rep
[1053 KB]
Saugeen River, Ontario Summary Pilot Watershed Report (1978). R. C. Hore, R. C. Ostry,  Ont. Ministry of the Environment PLUARG_saugeen_watshed_rep.
[494 KB] 
Data Quality Assurance For Watershed And Land Use Studies. D. Dube, D. King, R. E. White, D. M. Whitt. PLUARG_data_qual assur.pdf
[130 KB]
Agricultural Watershed Studies, Great Lakes Drainage Basin: DETAILED STUDY PLAN, 1975-1976  PLUARG_Watshed_studyplan.pdf
[3629 KB]
Streambank Erosion in the Great Lakes Basin (June 1978). Knap, Katherine M., OMNR; William F. Mildner , SCS, USDA PLUARG_Streambank_erosion.pdf
[227 KB]
Agricultural Land Uses, Livestock and Soils of the Canadian Great Lakes Basin. (June 1974). D.R. Coote et al. agric_land_use74.pdf
[5447 KB]
PLUARG TASK "D" (9)
Land Use, Water quality and RIver-Mouth Loadings: A Selective Overview for Southern Ontario (Mar. 1978).  E.D. Ongley, Queen's Univ., Kingston, ON PLUARG_landuse_WatQual.pdf
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Contribution Of Sediment And Associated Elements To The Great Lakes From Erosion Of The Canadian Shoreline   (Activity 1) R. L. Thomas, W. S. Haras, CCIW, Burlington, ON PLUARG_sed_erosion_shoreline.pdf
[340 KB]
Atmospheric Loading of the Lower Great Lakes and the Great Lakes Drainage Basin (Mar. 1977). Acres Consulting Services, Ltd. PLUARG_atmos_loading.pdf
[3882 KB]
Analysis of Nearshore Water Quality Data in the Canadian Great Lakes, 1967-1973, Part 1. (Jan. 1978).  D.J. Gregor, E.D. Ongley, Queen's University, Kingston, ON PLUARG_nearshore_wat_quality.pdf
[3707 KB pdf]
Organochlorine and Heavy Metals Residues in the Nearshore Biota of the Canadian Lower Great Lakes (May 1978)   (Activity 3.3) K. Suns, C. Curry, J. Fitzsimons, G. Rees, B. Loescher, OME, Rexdale,ON PLUARG_O-C_heavy metal res.pdf
[806 KB]
Trophic Characterization of the U.S. and Canadian Nearshore Zones of the Great Lakes. (Feb. 1979). D.J. Gregor, CCIW & Walter Rast, IJC, Windsor    (IJC-110) PLUARG_trophic_char_shoreline.pdf
[398  KB pdf]
Report on Differences in Great Lakes Phosphorus Load Estimates (Feb., 1979). Walter Rast, IJC, Windsor; Dennis J. Gregor , CCIW, Burlington, ON  (IJC-111) PLUARG_P load estimates.pdf
[656 KB]
Biomagnification Of Atrazine In Lake Column Simulators E. S. Millard, et al., Dept of Fisheries & Oceans, R. Frank & G. J. Sirons, O.M.A.F. (Task D) PLUARG_biomag_atrazine.pdf [216 KB]
Availability of Phosphorus in Different Source Entering the Great Lakes for Algal Growth (Aug. 1979) E.S. Millard, C.C. Charlton, G.A. Burnison - D.F.O. (Task D) PLUARG_P_avail.pdf
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ADDITIONAL PLUARG REPORTS (24)
Annotated Bibliography of PLUARG Reports.  Int. Joint Comm. 1979 PLUARG_biblio
[409 KB]
PLUARG Detailed Study Plan (1974) PLUARG_studyplan
[1003 KB]
PLUARG Detailed Study Plan Supplement (August, 1976) PLUARG_studyplan_suppl.pdf
[630 KB]
Environmental Management Strategy for the Great Lakes System: Final Report (1978). PLUARG Committee PLUARG_env_man_strat.pdf
[2305 KB]
Pilot Watershed Studies: Summary Report (1978) - Gordon Chesters, John Robinson, Robert Stiefel, Robert Ostry, Thomas Bahr,  D. Richard Coote, Darnell M. Whitt pluarg_pilot-watershed
[1435 KB pdf]
Report on the Differences in Great Lakes Phosphorus Load Estimates (Feb., 1979). W. Rast, IJC, Windsor & Dennis J. Gregor, NWRI, CCIW, Burlington PLUARG_P load estimates.pdf
 [656 KB]
Application of the Universal Soil Loss Equation To the Estimation of Nonpoint Sources of Pollutant Loadings To the Great Lakes (July 1978),  W.R. Drynan, IJC Great Lakes Regional Office; M.J. Davis, Midwest Res. Inst. PLUARG_soil_loss eqn.pdf
[650 KB]
Relative Costs Of Achieving Various Levels Of Phosphorus Control At Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plants In The Great Lakes Basin (July 1978); [1708 KB]
Management Information Base (Aug. 1978). Murray G. Johnson & John C. Comeau, Dept of Fisheries & Env.;  Thomas M. Heidtke & William C. Sonzogni, Great Lakes Basin Comm.; Barry W. Stahlbaum, U. of Guelph PLUARG_man_infobase.pdf
[1719 KB]
   
PRE-PLUARG REPORTS
Canadian Sub-Group 9: Pollution from Agricultural, Forestry and Conservation Sources. (Jan. 1971).     Canada-US Joint Working Group on Great Lakes Pollution.  [1254 KB pdf]  
Agricultural Pollution of the Great Lakes Basin (July, 1971) Combined Report by Canada and the United States - A Pre-PLUARG assessment   [2140 KB]  
Task Force Report for Implementation of the Great Lakes Water Quality Program (1973) Agriculture Canada.  (detailed discussion of issues with tables & figures)
Section 1: Pesticides [1063 KB pdf]
Section 2: Fertilizer Nutrients and Animal Husbandry Operations [3068 KB pdf]
 
POST-PLUARG REPORTS
Pollution In The Great Lakes Basin From Land Use Activities (Mar. 1980) [1135 KB]  An IJC Report to the Governments of the United States and Canada
( SEE: IJC Report List on P.119)  Summary Report (17 p) (82 KB)
 
Phosphorus Management for the Great Lakes: Final Report of the P Management Strategies Task Force. (July, 1980). G.R. Rohlich & D.J. O'Connor.  [680 KB pdf]
Post-PLUARG Evaluation of Great Lakes Water Quality Management Studies (Sept. 1980)
  Vol. 1 (166 pp) [5953 KB pdf]; 
  Vol. 2 (150 pp) [4424 KB pdf], Rose Ann Sullivan et al., Great Lakes Commission, Ann Arbor, MI.
 
Supplemental Report on Phosphorus Management Strategies. IJC, January, 1981. [55 KB]  
Nonpoint Source Pollution Abatement in the Great Lakes Basin: An Overview of Post-PLUARG Developments. (August, 1983).  A Report Submitted by the Nonpoint Source Control Task Force of the Water Quality Board of the International Joint Commission.[726 KB pdf]
Agricultural management practices for improved water quality in the Canadian Great Lakes Basin. 1983. K.D. Switzer-Howse, Agriculture Canada. [2017 KB]  
A conceptual Approach for the Application of Biological Indicators of Ecosystem Quality in the Great Lakes Basin (Mar. 1985) [1360 KB]. International Joint Commission & Great Lakes Fishery Commission.  
A Review of Trends in Lake Erie Water Quality with Emphasis on the 1978-1979 Intensive Survey (June 1985) [3061 KB] D.E. Rathke & C.J. Edwards. [IJC: ID650.pdf]  
The Secrets Behind PLUARG, (circa 2004) Sara Moore, IJC, Windsor, ON  (186 KB)  
PLUARG Annual Progress Reports (3)
Annual PLUARG Progress Report, July 1975 PLUARG-1975_ann_report.pdf
[83 KB]
Annual PLUARG Progress Report, July 1976 PLUARG-1976_ann_report.pdf
[1180 KB]
Annual PLUARG Progress Report,  July 1977 PLUARG-1977_ann_report.pdf
[2834 KB]
PLUARG Ag Watershed Studies Progress Reports (2)
Task "C". Canadian, Activity 1, April 1975 (1974 - 75) Agwatshed_ann_rep74-75.pdf
[3677 KB]
Task "C". Canadian, Activity 1, October 1975 (1975 - 76) Agwatshed_ann_rep75-76.pdf
[286 KB]
Annual Great Lakes Water Quality (GLWQ) Reports   (7)
(During the PLUARG Era - 1972-79)
First Annual GLWQ Report (1972) G_Lakes_Wat_qual_rep-72.pdf
[203 KB]
Second Annual GLWQ Report (1973) GLWQ_Ann_Rep_2_1973.pdf
[989 KB]
Third Annual GLWQ Report (1974) GLWQ_Ann_Rep_3_1974.pdf
[312 KB]
Fourth Annual GLWQ Report (1975) GLWQ_Ann_Rep_4_1975.pdf
[31 KB]
Fifth Annual GLWQ Report (1976) GLWQ_Ann_Rep_5_1976.pdf
[57 KB]
Sixth Annual GLWQ Report (1978) GLWQ_Ann_Rep_6_1978.pdf
[112 KB]
Seventh Annual GLWQ Report (1980) GLWQ_Ann_Rep_7_1980.pdf
[401 KB]

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