Practice Code: 633
Reporting Unit: Number (No.)
The use of the by-products of agricultural production or the agricultural use of non-agricultural by-products.
Purposes and Benefits
Protect or improve the quality of natural resources and the environment
Provide or reduce energy use
In New York, this standard applies to materials spread at a rate of less than 10 lbs. of N, P, or K per acre. All other materials shall be applied in accordance with the Nutrient Management (NY590) standard.
Conservation Practice Support Documents
Support Documents for this conservation practice are available for download from an abbreviated version of Section IV of the NRCS Field Office Technical Guide (FOTG).
All support documents associated with this and other conservation practices are available at the NRCS Field Office Technical Guide web site.
Related Conservation Practices
This practice is commonly used in a Conservation Management System with practices such as:
Atmospheric Resources Quality Management (370)
Nutrient Management (590)
Waste Storage Facility (313)
Waste Treatment (629)
Waste Treatment Lagoon (359)
If you want to learn how you can protect natural resources on your farm or forestland, please contact your local NRCS office.
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