How to Identify & Avoid Zinc Deficiencies in Your CropsRate this post When it comes to raising healthy crops, you cannot rely on the benefits of just one essential nutrient. A well-rounded balance of key micro- and macronutrients is critical to maximizing your crop’s yield potential. One nutrient that has not always been as highly […]
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Nutrient availability is essential for crops throughout the growing period, particularly in the early growth stages. Crucial micronutrients such as phosphorous and nitrogen can get tied up in the soil and rendered unavailable for uptake by the plant. It’s important to develop a fertility plan that optimizes both the nutrients in your fertilizer, as well as the nutrients in the soil.
Take the P Challenge & Maximize Your YieldsRate this post Phosphorus is a key essential nutrient necessary to optimize healthy plant growth and yields. However, industry research shows that over 50 percent of production acres are phosphorus deficient. Research also shows 83 percent of growers are concerned about phosphorus getting tied up in the soil. […]
How Soil Testing Began, Evolved, and What’s still to ComeRate this post The Beginning Back in the mid to late 1940s and 1950s soil sample analysis began as a crop fertility management tool. The original soil testing labs were first created to support State University or County Extension, and then later expanded to support public […]
Ag retailers can now offer their growers with a dry, liquid and now granular option for combatting IDC with the new Soygreen Granular.
Phosphorus management comes down to the soil, and specifically understanding essential nutrients, conducting soil tests, and effective nutrient management.
Media attendees were given an exclusive first-look into recent developments in new agriculture technologies from industry experts.
West Central is taking you on location with our agronomists to fields across the Midwest to show examples and offer solutions to important ag issues.
Agriculture professionals know that there are more than a dozen nutrients that are essential to achieving optimal plant health.
Applying the foliar nutrients at the ideal time and in the appropriate form, improves plant health and development to increase overall crop yields.