Dr. Fred Below, professor of plant physiology, shares his thoughts regarding the importance of feeding the plant, not the acre.
After more than 40 years in agriculture, West Central has made many breakthroughs. Our lineup of ortho-ortho EDDHA chelate products, including Soygreen, Redline and Copper-Field, has helped farmers get the most from a wide variety of crops. Now, this chelation technology is available as a pure chelating agent that you can mix with liquid fertilizer […]
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Take it from a retailer and learn how to treat Iron Deficiency Chlorosis in soybeans by using Soygreen in-furrow.
View images of crops affected with Iron Deficiency Chlorosis and those that were protected from the condition.
Our previous post explained how and why Iron Deficiency Chlorosis (IDC) occurs but to summarize, iron is present in the soil predominantly as ferric (Fe3+) iron as well as in the ferrous (Fe2+) form. For plant roots to uptake iron, the ferric (Fe3+) form must be reduced to ferrous iron (Fe2+). However, in soils possessing […]
If your soybean acres are high in pH, you may have problems with Iron Deficiency Chlorosis (IDC). Contrary to what one might expect, the term “iron deficiency” does not relate to an insufficient amount of iron in the soil. Rather, this disorder will develop where there is adequate iron available but due to certain soil […]
As 2014 draws to a close, growers and retailers across the region are reflecting on the past season and making their plans for 2015. By taking a comprehensive, objective look at past successes and identifying areas for improvement, key performance indicators can be determined before planting even takes place. Here’s 4 key agriculture trends both […]
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