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Kentucky Agriculture Water Quality Act - Information and Resources

The following is a list of resources related to the Kentucky Agriculture Water Quality Plan. Some web sites to which these materials provide links are not managed by the University of Kentucky. The University does not review, control or take responsibility for the content of those sites. Please note that many of the publications are in PDF format.

Develop Your KY Ag Water Quality Plan CLICK HERE

Kentucky Agriculture Water Quality Act Brochure

Agent Update Information Sheet - February 2013 (PDF)

 

Kentucky Agriculture Water Quality Plan Resources and Publications

# Title PDF
- Flyer for Local Agriculture Water Quality Trainings YES
- Stream Management for Horse Owners Brochure YES
- Streamside Buffer Zones Brochure YES
- Revisions to Kentucky Agriculture Water Quality Plan YES
ENRI-101 Agriculture Water Quality Act: Your Responsibilities as a Landowner YES
ENRI-111 Frequently Asked Questions About the Agriculture Water Quality Act: Fact Sheet #1 YES
ENRI-112 Frequently Asked Questions About the Agriculture Water Quality Act: Fact Sheet #2 YES
ENRI-113 Understanding the Agriculture Water Quality Act Brochure YES
ENRI-114 Using Alternative / Experimental Practices in Your Agriculture Water Quality Plan YES
ENRI-115 Corrective Measures Process for the Agriculture Water Quality Act YES
- UK-CES Water Quality Terms YES

 

Best Management Practices (BMPs) Publications

# Title PDF
AEN-98 Alternative Water Sources: Developing Springs for Livestock YES
AEN-104 How to Close an Abandoned Well YES
AEN-105 Pasture Feeding, Streamside Grazing, and the Kentucky Agriculture Water Quality Plan YES
AEN-109 Sinkhole Management for Agricultural Producers YES
AEN-113 Nutrient Management Concepts for Livestock Producers YES
AEN-114 Using Weep Berms to Improve Water Quality YES
ID-161 Pervious Concrete as a Flooring Material for Horse Handling Areas YES
ID-164 High Traffic Area Pads for Horses YES
ID-168 Composting Horse Muck YES
ID-170 Drinking Water Quality Standards for Cattle YES
ID-171 Using Dry Lots to Conserve Pastures and Reduce Pollution Potential
YES
ID-175 Riparian Buffers: A Livestock Best Management Practice for Protecting Water Quality
YES
ID-185 Planting a Riparian Zone YES
ID-187 Woodland Winter Feeding of Cattle: Water Quality Best Management Practices YES
ID-189 Enhanced Vegetative Strips for Livestock Facilities YES
ENRI-107 Best Management Practices for Water Quality: Filter Strips YES
ENRI-108 Best Management Practices for Water Quality: Grassed Waterways YES
ENRI-109 Best Management Practices for Water Quality: Riparian Buffer YES
ENRI-110 Best Management Practices for Water Quality: Managing Nutrients on the Farm to Protect Water Quality YES
ENRI-131 Incentives for Fencing Streams YES
ENRI-136 Nutrient Management Planning Guidelines to comply with the Kentucky Agriculture Water Quality Act YES
ENRI-138 Practical BMPs for Watersheds YES
FOR-69 Field Guide to Best Management Practices for Timber Harvesting in Kentucky YES
FOR-70 Determining Best Management Practices for Timber Harvesting Operations in Kentucky: A Training Manual for Loggers YES
IP-71 Nutrient Management in Kentucky YES

 

Web Sites:

Kentucky Division of Conservation: Conservation Districts County Contact Information

Kentucky Division of Conservation: Agriculture Water Quality Act

Kentucky Master Logger Program

UK-CES: Field Guide to Best Management Practices for Timber Harvesting in Kentucky

UK-CES: Kentucky Forest Practice Guidelines for Water Quality Management

 

If you have questions regarding the Kentucky Agriculture Water Quality Plan please contact:

Amanda Abnee Gumbert
Extension Water Quality Liaison
University of Kentucky
N-122 Agricultural Science Ctr. North
Lexington , KY 40546-0091
Send email to: amanda.gumbert@uky.edu


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