Minnesota: Spring Fertilizer – What Are the Top Considerations?

🕔Mar 15, 2019After a fall when planned fertilizer applications could not be made, tough decisions need to be made in spring. Planting at the optimum time is crucial to ensure optimal yield […]

Grain Transportation: Snow-Related Shipping Delays Bedevil Railroads – DTN

🕔Mar 7, 2019Snowfall records fell all over the western U.S in February, from Seattle to Spokane, Washington, to Missoula, Montana, based on a report by the Minneapolis Star Tribune on March 1. […]

Planting Decisions Ongoing – Snow, Rain Delay Field Work – DTN

🕔Mar 1, 2019With snow blanketing large swaths of the Midwest, and rains drenching parts of the South, it can be hard to imagine how the country’s frigid, soaked fields will ever be […]

Minnesota: How to Avoid Micronutrient Deficiencies – Podcast

🕔Feb 27, 2019In this episode, Dan Kaiser, Carl Rosen, and Jeff Vetsch discuss micronutrient deficiencies. What crops are sensitive to micronutrient deficiencies? How accurate are tools such as soil tests or tissue […]

Minnesota Corn: Can Fall Sulfur Application Work for You?

🕔Feb 15, 2019The benefits of sulfur application have been widely seen across Minnesota for the last ten years. One question that seems to persist is, what is the best option when applying […]

Minnesota Corn: A Conversation on Sulfur – Podcast

🕔Feb 6, 2019In this episode, Fabian Fernandez, Dan Kaiser and Jeff Vetch discuss sulfur. What does the research say about fall versus spring application? What is the best source of sulfur for […]

Minnesota: Free Online Private Pesticide Applicator Study Course

🕔Feb 4, 2019Do you need your private applicator certification? This new course is a supplement to the pesticide applicator manual with interactive videos, graphics, and additional content to help you engage with […]

Minnesota Corn: What Source of Sulfur Is Right for You?

🕔Feb 1, 2019Selecting the right source of sulfur is critical to ensure enough sulfate-sulfur is present in the soil at key uptake periods. Rapid uptake of sulfur occurs in corn from V5 […]

Farm Bill Payment Calculator Available for North Dakota, Minnesota Counties

🕔Jan 31, 2019A calculator developed by NDSU Extension to help producers estimate the Agricultural Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage payments they may receive in 2019 is available online. The payments are for the […]

Minnesota: “Strategic Farming-Maximizing Return on Investment” – 10 Workshops in Feb., March

🕔Jan 31, 2019Ten opportunities remain to attend one of the 2019 “Strategic Farming – Maximizing Return on Investment”workshops.  At these sessions, key cost factors in crop budgets will be discussed, as well as the […]

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