Fate of indicator microorganisms under nutrient management plan conditions.

@article{Bradford2009FateOI,
  title={Fate of indicator microorganisms under nutrient management plan conditions.},
  author={Scott A Bradford and Eran Segal},
  journal={Journal of environmental quality},
  year={2009},
  volume={38 4},
  pages={1728-38}
}
Nutrient management plans (NMPs) for application of wastewater from concentrated animal feeding operations are designed to meet crop water and nutrient requirements, but implicitly assume that pathogenic microorganisms in the wastewater will be retained and die-off in the root zone. A NMP was implemented on a field plot to test this assumption by monitoring… CONTINUE READING