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 […]

Arkansas Rice: Pre-Flood Nitrogen – Rain Complicates Timing

🕔Jun 3, 2018This is always a fun time of year in the rice world. It hasn’t been without its difficulties, although getting rice to permanent flood is always a victory. Weed control […]

Tennessee Corn: Nitrogen and Wet Soils

🕔Apr 27, 2018With continued wet weather, growers are sharing concerns about how rains may have impacted pre-plant or at-plant nitrogen in fields designated for corn.  Most producers have applied only about one third of […]

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: Soil Water, Residue, and Nitrogen Status for 2018

🕔Apr 27, 2018Every year is different. This year’s weather from January 1 to April 25 was cold and wet; a stark contrast to last year’s weather. While we know the differences in […]

Iowa Corn: Fertilization Can Help with Cool Soils, Late Planting Dates

🕔Apr 23, 2018With delayed spring weather and low or uncertain grain prices, farmers and crop consultants are asking questions about starter fertilizer for corn this spring. The placement of small amounts of […]

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 […]

Minnesota: Spring Nitrogen Outlook 2018 – Podcast

🕔Apr 17, 2018Spring is upon us! While there still may be snow on the ground, on this episode we have your spring nitrogen outlook. Guests Brad Carlson, Fabian Fernandez, Dan Kaiser, Greg Klinger […]

Illinois Corn: N Rate Calculator Updated

🕔Apr 12, 2018Last month (March 2018) we used data from 2017 N rate response trials to update the N rate calculator that provides best-estimate N rate guidelines for different regions and previous crops (corn […]

Midwest Corn: Nitrogen Prices, Rates Cuts, and 2018 Fertilizer Costs

🕔Apr 4, 2018In recent months, nitrogen fertilizer prices have increased, reaching roughly the same levels as in 2017. To achieve lower nitrogen fertilizer costs in 2018 than in 2017, many farmers will […]

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