Drought Facing Southern Plains, Viability of Crops Affects Input Decisions – DTN

🕔Feb 15, 2018As an Oklahoma Panhandle farmer, Jerod McDaniel almost every year plans for dry weather and hopes for rain. The Texhoma, Oklahoma, farmer/cattleman said extremely dry fall and winter conditions are […]

Fertilizer: Argentina Might be the Next Big Market – DTN

🕔Jan 26, 2018Argentina’s soil fertility is degrading because farmers do not apply enough fertilizer as needed. This problem will affect productivity in the future; in the meantime, this indicates a potential fertilizer […]

Pennsylvania: Can I Apply Potash in Winter?

🕔Jan 16, 2018The frozen ground with variable snow cover across the state has led to some farmers choosing to take the time to spread delayed fall potassium applications. The frozen ground provides […]

Cellulosic Biofuel Crops: Sorghum Offers Highest Yields in Many Parts of U.S.

🕔Jan 16, 2018According to a recent ruling by the United States Environmental Protection Agency, 288 million gallons of  must be blended into the U.S. gasoline supply in 2018. Although this figure is […]

Ohio: Fertilizer Recertification Begins in 2018

🕔Jan 9, 2018Ohio is now seeing full implementation of Ohio’s Agricultural Fertilizer Applicator Certification regulation. The regulation was result of Senate Bill 150, which can be found here and here. The 2014 […]

South Dakota Corn: Do Big Yields Mean Big Money?

🕔Jan 6, 2018Do you believe the highest yields return the greatest profit? Are you managing for maximum yields? Do you attempt to manage your corn crop for the highest yields as a […]

DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends: Prices Continued Higher at Year’s End

🕔Jan 4, 2018Average retail prices for most fertilizers continued to move higher as 2017 drew to a close, according to retailers surveyed by DTN.   Seven of the eight major fertilizers were higher […]

DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends: 7 Of 8 Categories Up Compared To Last Month

🕔Dec 29, 2017Average retail prices for all but one fertilizer continued to move higher the third week of December 2017, according to retailers surveyed by DTN. Seven of the eight major fertilizers […]

Minnesota: Nutrient Management Podcast – High Yields and Nutrient Removal

🕔Dec 1, 2017On this episode of the podcast, we’re talking nutrient removal in high yield cropping systems. Hear from Dan Kaiser, Jeff Vetsch, Melissa Wilson and Carl Rosen on covering removal rates […]

Kentucky: The Economic Value of Applying Fall Poultry Litter

🕔Nov 28, 2017Spring application of poultry litter is ideal for maximizing the economic value of poultry litter but faces challenges that include wet soil conditions, lack of time to spread litter near […]

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