Farm Drainage

Access a completed graphic organizer

https://www.mindmeister.com/774824541/tile-drainage

Access a blank graphic organizer

https://www.mindmeister.com/775110416/copy-of-tile-drainage

Access the You-Tube Video here  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9unn7ifZdRc

 

HISTORY OF TILE DRAINAGE

http://web.extension.illinois.edu/bioreactors/history.cfm

 http://www.corrugated-pipe.com/some-history-of-drain-tile-your-dose-of-trivia-for-the-day/

 TILE DRAINAGE IN US

 http://genevahistoricalsociety.com/visit/johnston-house/

 https://www.ars.usda.gov/ARSUserFiles/50301500/TheExtentofFarmDrainageintheUnitedStates.pdf

 TILE DRAINAGE and NITROGEN

http://draindrop.cropsci.illinois.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Ten-Ways-to-Reduce-Nitrate-Loads_IL-Extension-_2016.pdf

Nitrogen

http://www.visionlearning.com/en/library/Earth-Science/6/The-Nitrogen-Cycle/98

4R Nutrient Stewardship Information

http://www.nutrientstewardship.com/

 QUESTIONS

  1. What portion of IL is most likely to be tile drained? (northern 2/3)
  2. What nationality was John Johnston that brought tile drainage to the US? (Scottish)
  3. Name two advantages of tile drained soil (warmer and dryer soil to plant earlier)
  4. In addition to soil, where can you find nitrogen in nature? (the atmosphere)
  5. Name the 4 Rs. (Right Source, Right Rate, Right Place, Right Time)

Check out this new music parody…..”Love Your Nutrients

video link here https://youtu.be/MzqIHso1xLI

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