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About this Publication: Mulch Demonstration Project, Napa County: The Effects of Green Material Mulches on Erosion and Dissolved Organic Nutrient Loss from Recently Disturbed Hillside Vineyard Soils

Title: Mulch Demonstration Project, Napa County: The Effects of Green Material Mulches on Erosion and Dissolved Organic Nutrient Loss from Recently Disturbed Hillside Vineyard Soils
Date Published on the Web: 6/13/2002
Document Date: 6/1/2002
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Publication Type: Report
Publication Number: 442-2002-0013
Description: Data from this partnership demonstration project compares the effectiveness of using composted mulch generally broadcast in three California vineyard plots vs. the traditional straw treatment to control soil erosion. The report includes data tables, graphs, and charts as well as cost-benefit analyses, specifications for mulch production, and application guidelines. The partnership project was funded by the California Integrated Waste Management Board.
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