GHGMP Feature Articles Archives

2006 Feature Articles

Report to Canadian Producers

Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Program for Canadian Agriculture Soils and Nutrient Management Sector


New composting process beats the weather and avoids urban-sprawl conflicts

Pilot project paves the way for successful liquid manure compost system


Forage project demonstrates techniques to benefit the environment

Re-establishing a forage stand without plowing and discing helps preserve soil organic matter and is also good for the environment


2005 Feature Articles

Manitoba producers learn to make the most of forages

Projects show the all around benefits of producing grass and legumes


2004 Feature Articles

Test kits to measure soil impact on GHG changes

New tools helps measure the greenhouse gas difference


Matching crop nutrient needs helps minimize nitrous oxide emissions

Improve soil nitrogen test is an important start


Environment benefits from 50 percent less summerfallow

Continuous cropping taking over


Manure value depends on proper handling

New friendlier image of manure gradually emerging


Reduced tillage helps reduce carbon dioxide levels

Low tillage systems are being entrenched on Canadian farms


Greenhouse Gas: Taking charge of soil and nutrient management

A new program to mitigate greenhouse gas through improved soil and nutrient management practices builds economic and environmental sustainability