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Data Source:University of Minnesota
Update Fequency:None Planned
Tags:Agriculture, Crops, farming, groundwater, Water Quality
This data layer indicates total nitrogen fertilizer use in agriculture at a county scale for the state of Minnesota. It was developed by the University of Minnesota using data from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture Nutrient Management Survey. Agriculture is an important economic activity in Minnesota. When not properly managed, excess nutrients from agriculture can enter surface and groundwater.