Planned versus actual outcomes as a result of animal feeding operation decisions for managing phosphorus.

@article{Cabot2005PlannedVA,
  title={Planned versus actual outcomes as a result of animal feeding operation decisions for managing phosphorus.},
  author={Perry E Cabot and Pete Nowak},
  journal={Journal of environmental quality},
  year={2005},
  volume={34 3},
  pages={761-73}
}
The paper explores how decisions made on animal feeding operations (AFOs) influence the management of manure and phosphorus. Variability among these decisions from operation to operation and from field to field can influence the validity of nutrient loss risk assessments. These assessments are based on assumptions that the decision outcomes regarding manure distribution will occur as they are planned. The discrepancy between planned versus actual outcomes in phosphorus management was explored… CONTINUE READING