Listen to Steve Carlsen with West Central Distribution talk about maximizing nutrient efficiency by using nutrients available in the soil and fertilizer.
To proactively prepare for the upcoming planting season: prepare the soil, develop and implement a fertilizer plan, and ensure your equipment is working.
The EPA has developed requirements for new pesticide trait technologies to help ag retailers and growers have more success in the upcoming season.
There are three indicators that help determine Iron Deficiency Chlorosis: high levels of calcium carbonate in the soil, salinity and soil pH.
Growers can increase profitability with smart input decisions that increase efficiency and ensure a high-quality crop and increased yield.
Two tips for growers when planting early is to use effective nutrient management practices and apply in-furrow application.
For a crop protection strategy, growers need to consider the history of crop disease, What has been done past seasons and what has worked well.
For modern growers, technology is catching up to a point where unfavorable weather doesn’t necessarily have to result in lower yields.
The biggest issue growers face is the compressed planting timeframe, and manufacturing companies have started to provide solutions for this issue.
Mainstream media are important for the agriculture industry as they communicate current and evolving farm technologies and news to growers.