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Applied and Environmental Soil Science
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 147818, 7 pages
Sediment, Nutrient, and Bacterial Runoff from Biosolids and Mineral Fertilizer Applied to a Mixed Cool- and Native Warm-Season Grassland in the Ozark Mountains
1Missouri State University, P.O. Box 291, Isabella, MO 65676, USA
2William H. Darr School of Agriculture, Missouri State University, 901 S. National Avenue, Springfield, MO 65897, USA
3Missouri State Staff, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service State Office, Parkade Center, Suite 250, 601 Business Loop 70 West, Columbia, MO 65203-2546, USA
Received 30 July 2013; Accepted 28 November 2013; Published 29 January 2014
Academic Editor: Silvana Irene Torri
Copyright © 2014 Cody B. Wallace et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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