Nutrient Management Regulations Overview for Livestock Farms in Arkansas

This is a Univ. of Ark., Division of Agriculture fact sheet about the Arkansas Natural Resource Commissions mandate to safeguard water quality in the state.  This sheet contains a map showing the 8 nutrient surplus watersheds originally designated by the Ark. General Assembly in 2003 and updated in 2005.  Within nutrient surplus watersheds, nutrients must be applied by a certified nutrient applicator according to a nutrient management plan developed by a certified plan writer or using designated conservative nutrient application rates.

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