Alabama Peanuts: Wet Fall Contributes to Low pH and Zinc Toxicity

🕔Aug 15, 2019Several Alabama producers have observed “spotty” areas in peanut fields containing plants which are severely stunted and have split-stems, which are typical symptoms of zinc toxicity. A wet fall and […]

Minnesota Corn: Cover Crop Strategies to Improve Nitrogen Cycling

🕔Aug 13, 2019Balancing the supply and demand of nitrogen (N) in crop production is challenging. In most cases, application of N fertilizer is needed to ensure that adequate N is available to […]

Minnesota: Fall Fertilizer Applications – What Do You Need? – Podcast

🕔Aug 7, 2019In this episode of the Nutrient Management Podcast, we discuss considerations for fall fertilizer applications. Given the conditions this past spring, if fertilizer was applied to a field which didn’t […]

Missouri: Avoid Fallow Syndrome with a Cover Crop

🕔Jul 26, 2019There are many excellent reasons for planting cover crops, including, but not limited to: protecting the soil from erosion from rain and runoff, adding organic matter to the soil and […]

Minnesota: Late Planting and Fertility Concerns – Podcast

🕔Jul 3, 2019In 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 Planting, Fertility Concerns – Podcast

🕔Jun 13, 2019In 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, […]

Michigan Corn: Nitrogen Guidelines – Focusing on the Right Rate

🕔Apr 4, 2019Weather (e.g., precipitation frequency and intensity), soil texture, temperature, soil physical properties, topography and soil depth are just a few of the variability factors that may add to the uncertainty […]

Iowa Corn: How Will Unharvested Soybeans Affect Soil Nutrients?

🕔Mar 19, 2019Flooded fields and wet soil conditions in the fall 2018 meant some soybean fields were not, or are not going to be harvested. Also, some fields occasionally experienced significant shattering […]

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 […]

Farming: Data, Decision Making, Broken Promises – DTN

🕔Mar 8, 2019Chalmers, Indiana, farmer Brandon Bell isn’t waiting for that digital ah-ha moment when, with a simple mouse click or two, a computer generates game-changing recommendations that match the complexities of […]

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