Best Management Practices - Product Catalogue

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Best Management Practices
  3. Learn More

Introduction

What is a "best management practice?"

  • a practical, affordable approach to conserving a farm's soil and water resources without sacrificing productivity

Who decides what qualifies as a best management practice?

  • a team of farmers, researchers, extension staff and agribusiness professionals.

The Best Management Practices Series is...

An award-winning series of innovative publications:

  • presenting affordable options for protecting soil and water resources on the farm;
  • supporting individual farm planning and decision-making in the short and long term;
  • harmonizing productivity, business objectives and the environment;
  • available in both English and French;
  • each book presents a range of circumstances and options to address a particular environmental concern - use the information to assess what's appropriate for your property.

Cover to cover, every BMP book will help you:

  • understand an environmental issue in context of your operation or property
  • see options for addressing an issue that work with your circumstances
  • plan and put into action farm-proven, environmentally responsible management practices
  • increase efficiencies - in resource use and production
  • improve property now and for future generations
  • demonstrate stewardship to neighbours
  • created long-term plans and sharpen day-to-day decision-making
  • enrich natural areas.

Let BMP books be your best-used, ready-reference guides.

Best Management Practices

Publication

Order #

Price

Best Management Practices Series: Farm and Forestry and Habitat Management

BMP01

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Field Crop Production

BMP02

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Soil Management

BMP06

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Water Management

BMP07

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Irrigation Management

BMP08

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Integrated Pest Management

BMP09

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Fish and Wildlife Habitat Management

BMP10

Free

Best Management Practices Series:No-Till: Making it Work

BMP11

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Water Wells

BMP12

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Keeping Your Well Water Safe to Drink

BMP12K

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Pesticide Storage, Handling and Application

BMP13

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Nutrient Management Planning

BMP14

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Buffer Strips

BMP15

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Manure Management

BMP16

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Greenhouse Gas Reduction in Livestock Production Systems

BMP17

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Agroforestry Series Vol.1 - Woodlot Management

BMP18

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Streamside Grazing

BMP19

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Managing Crop Nutrients

BMP20

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Agroforestry Series Vol. 2 - Establishing Tree Cover

BMP21

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Deadstock Disposal

BMP22

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Application of Municipal Sewage Biosolids to Cropland

BMP23

Free

Best Management Practices Series: A Phosphorus Primer

BMP24

Free

Best Management Practices Series: Cropland Drainage

BMP25

Free

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Hardcopies of publications can be ordered through ServiceOntario:

Online at ServiceOntario Publications.

By phone through the ServiceOntario Contact Centre
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In person at ServiceOntario Centres located throughout the province.
Author: OMAFRA Staff
Creation Date: Not Available
Last Reviewed: 24 September 2014