The Ag Water Exchange blog is a place for thoughtful discussion of ideas and information on water quality and agricultural management practices.  The goal of the Ag Water Exchange is to contribute to the greater advancement water quality knowledge and modern agricultural management practices.


Discovery Farms Minnesota 2017 Year in Review
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The Discovery Farms Minnesota 2017 Year in Review provides a summary of the data generated from 9 core farms with edge-of-field surface runoff and tile flow monitoring. The report is a general overview of the... Read More

Lessons Learned from Spring Creek Farms
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Discovery Farms Minnesota has published a new report titled, Lessons Learned from Spring Creek Farms: How no-till management influences water quality in East-Central Minnesota. Below is a summary of the findings of the project, details of the study... Read More

2017 by the numbers
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What did your 2017 look like? It’s easy to ring in the new year with an eye on the future. Perhaps you started 2018 with a solid set of goals in mind, resolutions you are... Read More

Soil health research update
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Greg Richardson supports Discovery Farms’ work on soil health as part of his master’s degree research. He is currently completing a joint degree in Soil Science and Agroecology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and will... Read More

UW Discovery Farms 6th Annual Conference
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What Next? Going beyond the cropping and conservation basics This year’s conference theme is What next? Going beyond the cropping and conservation basics. Join UW Discovery Farms and an outstanding lineup of presenters from Kentucky,... Read More


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