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Report No. Title
Technology Assessment Panel (TAP)
80 Final Report of the Technology Assessment Panel (TAP) Sub-Program of the Soil & Water Environmental Enhancement Program (SWEEP)
Socio-Economic Evaluation (SEE)
  1 Tillage 2000 and Its Effect on Awareness of Conservation Tillage 
3 An Economic Assessment of the Distribution of Benefits Arising from Adoption of Conservation Tillage Practices in Crop Production in Southwestern Ontario [041115]
7 Sources of Motivation in the Adoption of Conservation Tillage 
8 Social Structure and the Choice of Cropping Technology: Influence of Personal Networks on the Decision to Adopt Conservation Tillage
9 Conservation Practices in Southwestern Ontario Agriculture: Barriers to Adoption  [040921]
15 An Annotated Bibliography of Socio-Economic Soil and Water Conservation Research  [050128]
20 Conservation Tillage Equipment: Availability, Utilization and Needs
Technology Evaluation and Development (TED)
2 A Review of Farm-Based Soil Conservation Research and Development
4 Assessment of Soil Compaction and Structural Degradation in the Lowland Clay Soils
12 Choice and Management of Cover Crop Species and Varieties for Use in Row Crop Dominant Rotations
13 The Effect of Moldboard Shape on the Residue Management Potential of the Moldboard Plow
14 The Effect of Terraces on Phosphorus Movement
16 Effects of Subsoiling on Corn Yields and Soil Conditions in Southwestern Ontario
17 Effect of Ammonia on Soil Properties and Relevance to Soil and Water Quality
18 Effects of Management on Soil Hydraulic Properties
19 Studies on the Control of Problem Weed Species in Conservation Tillage Systems 
19a Weeds of Corn, Soybean, and Winter Wheat Fields Under Conventional, Conservation, and No-Till Management Systems in Southwestern Ontario - 1988 and 1989
21 Efficiency of Residue Management for Providing Optimal Corn Crowing Conditions in a Non-Tilled Sandy Loam
22 Field Emergence Predictors for Grain Corn Under No-Till Management 
23 Processes Involved in Mobilization of Phosphorus in Different Faming Systems in Southwestern Ontario: Nutrient Levels in Plant Tissues and Soils
24 Investigation of Soil and Crop Response to Fall Subsoiling in Southwestern Ontario[041215]
25 The Development and Testing of a Dry Fertilizer Placement Machine  
26 The Use of Kelp and Molasses in an Aeration Tillage System
27 Cereal Cover Crop Study
28 The Effect of Split Applications of Nitrogen on Corn Yield Under Ridge and No-Till Conditions
29 The Effect of Organic Mulches on Soil Moisture and Crop Growth
30 The Response of Soil Microflora and Fauna to Spring Plowing of Zero-Till and Pasture Soils
31 Field Scale Tests of the Modified Moldboard Plow   
32 Optimal Herbicide Use in Conservation Tillage Systems
33 Development of a Computer-Based Farm Decision Support Framework: Phase I
34 Survey of Moisture Distribution Between Tile Drainage Laterals and Its Relationship to Compaction and Rooting Depth in Flat Clay Soils
35 Nutrient Distribution and Stratification Resulting from Conservation Farming
36 Red Clover Cover Crop Studies 1987-1990
37 Effects of Tillage on the Quality and Quantity of Surface and Subsurface Drainage Water : Uplands
38 Management of Farm Field Variability. I. Quantification of Soil Loss in Complex Topography. II. Soil Erosion Processes on Shoulder Slope Landscape Positions
39 Report on "Tye-Drill" Modifications for Sowing Soybeans on Commercial Farms Under No-Till Conditions
40 Management of Mulch Tillage Systems on Clay Soils
41 Evaluation of Row Crop Planter Modifications for Corn Production within Conservation Tillage Systems
42 Report on Development and Operation of the Cross-Slot Planter
43 The Use of Cover Crops for Nutrient Conservation
44 Comparison of Planters and Fertilizer Application Systems for No-Till Corn
45 Management of Farm Field Variability. III. Effect of Tillage Systems on Soil and Phosphorous Loss
46 Management of Farm Field Variability. IV. Crop Yield, Tillage System, and Soil Landform Relationships
47 Effect of Woodlot Borders and Crop Residue on the Distribution of Invertebrates in Agroecosystems
48 The Feasibility of Band Spray Application in Conjunction with Inter-Row Cultivation in No-Till Corn
49a Land Reshaping of Lowland Clay Soils: Field Study I
49b Land Reshaping of Lowland Clay Soils: Field Study II
50 Evaluation of O.B.A.T.A. Approach to Low Input Farming
51 Loss of Nitrogen by Microbial Denitrification, Nitrification, Surface and Tile Runoff: Relation to Tillage Method
52 Field Scale Tests of Cover Crops I and II
53 Phosphorus Movement in Soil as a Function of Phosphorus Solubility and Reactivity
54 Rainfall Simulation to Evaluate Erosion Control on TED Research Sites  
55 Soil Loss by Tillage Erosion: The Effects of Tillage Implement, Slope Gradient, and Tillage Direction on Soil Translocation by Tillage
56 Yield Reduction Effects of Crop Residues in Conservation Tillage  
57a Field Testing of Cover Crop Systems for Corn and Soybean Production
57b Effect of Winter Rye Mulches and Fertilizer Amendments on Nutrient and Weed Dynamics in No-Till Soybeans [050201]
58 Manure Management in Conservation Farming
59 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
60 The Effect of Conservation Tillage Practices on the Losses of Phosphorus and Herbicides in Surface and Subsurface Drainage Waters
60a Appendix - The Effect of Conservation Tillage Practices on the Losses of Phosphorus and Herbicides in Surface and Subsurface Drainage Waters
61 Final Report of the Technology Evaluation and Development (TED) Sub-program of the Soil and Water Environmental Enhancement Program (SWEEP)
(includes Literature Review "Soil Erosion and Phosphorus in Runoff from Agricultural Cropland in Southwestern Ontario",  by The Centre for Soil and Water Conservation, University of Guelph;  Principal Authors: W.T. Dickinson, R.G. Kachanoski, D.A. Lobb, J.A. Smithers, T.J. Vyn, M.H. Miller, Director - June, 1987)
79 Technology Transfer Report Summaries: Soil and Water Environmental Enhancement Program (SWEEP)
SUP-2 Conservation Tillage Handbook - Equipment Modifications and Practical Tips for Use
Farm Level Economic Analysis (FLEA)
10 An Economic Evaluation of Tillage 2000 Demonstration Plot Data (1986-1988)
11 An Economic Evaluation of Tillage 2000 Demonstration Plot Data (1986-1989)
62 An Economic Evaluation of Soil Tillage Technologies
63 Volume II. Collection and Analysis of Field Data in the Pilot Watersheds Study 
64 Volume III. Field Level Economic Analysis of Changing Tillage Practices in Southwestern Ontario
65 Volume IV. An Economic Evaluation of the Tillage 2000 Program in Ontario
66 Volume V. Economic Assessment of the Technology Evaluation and Development (TED) Program 
67 Volume VI. Watershed Level Economic Analysis of Tillage Practices in Southwestern Ontario
68 Volume VII. Macro-Economic Impact Assessment of Soil Conserving Technologies (SWEEP)
SUP-5 1990 Survey Of Ontario Tillage And Soil Conservation: Practices, Perceptions And Attitudes: Executive Summary
Pilot Watershed Study (PWS)
69 (PWS Report #1) - Study Area Selection, Description and Climate
70 (PWS Report #2) - Implementation of Conservation Systems
71 (PWS Report #3) - Evaluation of Conservation Systems: Cooperator Attitude Change
72 (PWS Report #4) - Evaluation of Conservation Systems: Soils and Crops
73 (PWS Report #5) - Evaluation of Conservation Systems, Hydrology
74 (PWS Report #6) - Evaluation of Conservation Systems, Water Quality
75 (PWS Report #7) - Watershed Modelling
76 (PWS Report #8) - Executive Summaries
77 Pilot Watershed Study, Master Implementation Plan - Soils, Agronomic and Environmental Components
   
  Report Series - Documentation & Assessment of PWS Reports - A. Couturier, AAFC
PWS-A1 Status and Assessment of Pilot Watershed Study Data
PWS-A2 File Organization and Linkages for the Pilot Watershed Study Digital Database
PWS-A3 Documentation for Pilot Watershed Study Digital Data: Essex Test and Control Watersheds
PWS-A4 Documentation for Pilot Watershed Study Digital Data: Kettle Creek Test and Control Watersheds
PWS-A5 Documentation for Pilot Watershed Study Digital Data: Pittock Test and Control Watersheds
PWS-A6 Documentation for Kintore Watershed Digital Data
PWS-A7 Indicators of Risk of Water Contamination: Local Scale Implementation and Testing
SUP-4 Soil Survey of the Pilot Watersheds Southwestern Ontario Soil and Water Environmental Enhancement Program
Tillage-2000 (T-2000)
SUP-1 Tillage 2000: 1985-1990 - Final Report 
  See Also
1 Tillage 2000 and Its Effect on Awareness of Conservation Tillage
10 An Economic Evaluation of Tillage 2000 Demonstration Plot Data (1986-1988)
11 An Economic Evaluation of Tillage 2000 Demonstration Plot Data (1986-1989)
65 Volume IV. An Economic Evaluation of the Tillage 2000 Program in Ontario
Monitoring and Evaluation Committee (Monitor)
 0 Cropping, Tillage and Land Management Practices in Southwestern Ontario 1986   
5 Survey of Southwestern Ontario Farmers for the Evaluation of SWEEP 
6 Survey of Crop Residue in Southwestern Ontario 1987 
78 A Comparison of Cropping, Tillage and Land Management Practices in Southwestern Ontario for 1986 and 1991
Miscellaneous
SUP-3 An Evaluation of the Soil and Water Environmental Enhancement Program
SUP-7 SWEEP Evaluation Assessment (Early Stage, March 1987) - The DPA Group Inc., in assoc. with InfoResults, Ltd. [522 KB pdf]
SUP-8 No-Till: The Basics Manual - OMAF Staff  [3080 KB pdf]
SUP-9 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) [1799 KB pdf]

 

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