Nebraska Corn: Fall Nitrogen – To Apply or Not to Apply?

🕔Nov 13, 2018Growers are planning for nitrogen application for their 2019 corn. Fall application of N has relatively high loss potential through leaching, volatilization, and denitrification compared with later application. Applying N […]

Nebraska Soybeans: Does a Late Season N Application Increase Yield, Profit?

🕔Nov 5, 2018Soybean absorbs 60% of total N uptake during the pod setting and seed filling phases. Is N supplied from soil N and biological fixation sufficient to meet this demand, or […]

Cornbelt: Reducing Nutrient Loss – Understanding the Variables

🕔Nov 5, 2018This article reviews USDA-funded agricultural research seeking to apply data, technology and a full range of science to the challenge of managing farm nutrients. Using the 4Rs is Key A […]

Minnesota Corn: Sidedressing Nitrogen – 4 Considerations

🕔Jun 13, 2018Most corn in Minnesota is between V3 and V8 and developing rapidly now with most fields around V5-V6. Up to this point corn has taken up around 20 to 25 […]

Mississippi Corn: Could Weather Limit Effectiveness of Your ‘Tassel Shot’ Application?

🕔May 25, 2018The early-planted Mississippi corn crop is approaching tassel, which signifies the beginning of the important reproductive stages. Additionally, the weather has been fluctuating widely over the past several weeks, presenting […]

Minnesota Corn: 5 Spring Nitrogen FAQs

🕔Apr 27, 2018After 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 […]

Iowa Corn: Nitrogen – Preplant vs. Sidedress in a Late Spring

🕔Apr 18, 2018Winter seems to be never ending, and spring not arriving. This could lead to a compressed period for field work before corn planting begins. There are conversations underway about switching […]

Kansas Wheat: How Much Nitrogen Do You Need for Topdressing?

🕔Jan 19, 2018You might think it is too early to think about fertility management for your wheat, but now is a good time to start planning for topdressing nitrogen (N) application on […]

Minnesota: Fall N Loss – Do These Scenarios Apply to You?

🕔Nov 28, 2017Not all fall-applied nitrogen sources are equal. Fall-applied anhydrous ammonia behaves very differently than fall-applied urea. Anhydrous ammonia is as harmful to microorganisms as it is to people, so the […]

Illinois Fertilizer: Nitrogen Prices, Costs Lower for 2018

🕔Nov 15, 2017Nitrogen fertilizer prices are averaging lower now than in any time since September 2008. These lower prices could translate into roughly a $10 per acre saving in nitrogen fertilizer for […]

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