Corn: Nitrogen Management – Getting Your Numbers Right May 5, 2021

🕔May 5, 2021
Ian Plagge will apply 240 pounds of nitrogen (N) per acre this year on corn-on-corn acres and 190 pounds per acre on corn-after-soybeans. Crunching the numbers on nitrogen applications is […]

Minnesota: Phosphorus and Potassium Fertility – Everything to Know – Podcast Feb 8, 2021

🕔Feb 8, 2021
In this installment of the Gopher Coffee Shop podcast, Extension educators Ryan Miller and Brad Carlson recorded a podcast all about phosphorus and potassium fertility. We recruited Dan Kaiser, Extension […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybeans: Don’t Forget Potassium When Making Fertilizer Plans Sep 10, 2020

🕔Sep 10, 2020
Dry weather conditions early in the 2020 growing season brought about some issues related to potassium (K) that we have not seen for a few years. Soil moisture is required […]

Minnesota Corn: Is Managing Nitrogen Becoming More Difficult? Feb 18, 2020

🕔Feb 18, 2020
If farmers don’t have enough challenges lately with trade issues and low commodity prices, recent wet growing seasons have made nitrogen management of corn more difficult. While annual precipitation has […]

Fertilizer Management – How Soil Compaction Impacts Decisions Oct 28, 2019

🕔Oct 28, 2019
Another wet fall means that harvesting crops from saturated fields could lead to compaction issues. Many farmers believe the old adage that nothing you do in the fall can hurt […]

Minnesota: Irrigation, Nutrient Management Field Day, Becker, Aug. 15 Jul 31, 2019

🕔Jul 31, 2019
The Becker Irrigation and Nutrient Management Field Day will take place on Wednesday, August 21st at the Becker Sand Plain Research Farm. Register online by August 15th here. On the […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybeans: Late Planting, Fertility Concerns – Podcast Jun 13, 2019

🕔Jun 13, 2019
In this installment of the Gopher Coffee Shop podcast, Extension educators Ryan Miller and Brad Carlson sit down with Jeff Vetsch, Soil scientist at the Southern Research and Outreach Center, […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybeans: Late Season Nutrient Management – Podcast Aug 28, 2018

🕔Aug 28, 2018
The end of the growing season has presented a lot of variation in weather from wet to dry across Minnesota. Now is also the time to make decisions on fall […]

Minnesota Corn: How to Select the Right Starter Fertilizer May 10, 2018

🕔May 10, 2018
We had a late start to the season, and planting is later than usual. Should you use a starter fertilizer? The answer to that question is that it depends. Some […]

Minnesota Corn: 5 Spring Nitrogen FAQs Apr 27, 2018

🕔Apr 27, 2018
After crazy weather in early spring, it’s finally time to get out in the fields. We’ve gotten a lot of questions about spring nitrogen lately. Here are the frequently asked […]

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