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Rotating Crops
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Grain crops provide an excellent source of nutrition for migrating waterfowl in the cold winter months. Other species also benefit from the grain crops as a food source such as deer and other upland birds. The refuge regulates mow much of the refuge in is crop rotation every year keeping a balance between seasonal wetlands and farm fields. 

Facts About Farmland

Agricultural crops such as grains can provide quick calories to migrating waterfowl.
Last Updated: Dec 27, 2012
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