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Practice Code: 332
Reporting Unit: Acre (Ac.)
Contour buffer strips are narrow strips of permanent, herbaceous vegetation established on the contour, and alternated with wider cropped strips.
Documents associated with this and other conservation practices are available at the NRCS Field Office Technical Guide Web site.
This practice is commonly used in a Conservation Management System with practices such as:
Contour Farming (330)
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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