Fertilizer http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/6081/more en 5 Agriculture stories to read, Oct. 2, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-oct-2-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 agriculture stories to read this week, get some considerations for lime applications and learn more information about tar spot, a newly spotted corn disease. Review crop budget changes for 2016 and get some harvest and post-harvest tips. Finally, enjoy a story about farmers helping farmers in a time of great need.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-oct-2-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-oct-2-2015#comments Corn Fertilizer Soybeans corn harvest soybean harvest Soil Conditions and Diseases Management Fri, 02 Oct 2015 19:47:00 +0000 100761 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Replace nutrients for successful crops http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/mosiac/replace-nutrients-successful-crops <div class="field-byline"> Source </div> <div class="field-deck"> Giving crops the right nutrition can help yield goals become reality. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>What is the best way to ensure your crop will get the nutrients it needs? First, set your yield goal. Then, use a tool to determine how much of each nutrient is needed to achieve those yields. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/mosiac/replace-nutrients-successful-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/mosiac/replace-nutrients-successful-crops#comments Mosiac Corn Fertilizer Soybeans Crops Nutrient Supply Fri, 02 Oct 2015 16:20:00 +0000 100741 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, Sept. 25, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-sept-25-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 agriculture stories to read this week, get some tips for harvesting down corn and insight into reduced fertilizer application given low commodity prices. Read about climate change consensus from non-climate scientists and learn which farm management practices are the worst. Finally, read an article reminding us that GMOs are more than just food. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-sept-25-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-sept-25-2015#comments Corn Fertilizer Issues Sat, 26 Sep 2015 00:50:00 +0000 100661 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Data changes thinking on the farm http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/data-changes-thinking-farm <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I just returned from the Farm Progress Show with even more confirmation that farmer adoption of data services will be a huge game-changer. Several innovative/early adopter farmers I spoke with (who are playing with nitrogen management services from DuPont Pioneer, Monsanto/Climate Corp. and others) have found great knowledge from the data, while being realistic about current data accuracy.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/think-different">Think Different</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/data-changes-thinking-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/data-changes-thinking-farm#comments Fertilizer Precision Ag Data Think Different Precision Farming Think Different Wed, 09 Sep 2015 20:21:00 +0000 100421 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Automated core collection improves soil sampling http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/automated-core-collection-improves-soil-sampling <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Speed, repeatability and ability to sample odd shaped zones are major benefits to using automated soil sampling. With some machines, farmers can collect up to 40 cores in as many seconds, traveling at 5 mph.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/automated-core-collection-improves-soil-sampling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/automated-core-collection-improves-soil-sampling#comments Fertilizer soil health Mon, 10 Aug 2015 14:10:00 +0000 100041 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com <p>MBS Family Farms is putting automated soil sampling to work for them and customers of their fertilizer and chemical business. Kyle Mehmen says the speed, repeatability and ability to sample odd shaped zones were major selling points.&nbsp;</p> Photo: MBS Family Farms Why promote 500-bushel corn? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/why-promote-500-bushel-corn <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>It’s high time for high yield contest managers to think different – to recognize farmers that go beyond the weigh wagon – and reward yield along with environmental achievements such as reduced nitrogen use and increased soil health.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/think-different">Think Different</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/why-promote-500-bushel-corn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/why-promote-500-bushel-corn#comments Corn Fertilizer corn production Nitrogen Think Different Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:05:00 +0000 99931 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, July 31, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-31-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, Extension experts advise scouting for stink bugs and for Southern corn rust. Learn about options for crop insurance payments on prevented plant acres and options for rescue nitrogen applications. Finally, enjoy a gallery of old farm equipment laying around in the back 40.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-31-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-31-2015#comments Corn Fertilizer Soybeans Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:59:00 +0000 99911 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, July 24, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-24-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, get tips on managing giant ragweed during the late growing season and learn about new research that could lead to less dependence on nitrogen application. Take a poll on fungicide use this year and see how drought conditions have changed since planting season. Finally, enjoy a tribute to farm dogs in the latest parody from Farmer Derek.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-24-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-24-2015#comments Corn Crop Chemicals Fertilizer Nitrogen Weeds Sat, 25 Jul 2015 00:44:00 +0000 99821 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Does your corn need rescue nitrogen? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/does-your-corn-need-rescue-nitrogen <div class="field-byline"> Source: University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Crop condition ratings in parts of the Corn Belt are on a steady downward trend, mostly due to standing water, whether from earlier this summer or right now, says Emerson Nafziger, University of Illinois crop scientist. Soil nitrogen levels have also fallen considerably, he says, dropping to 50 lbs/acre or below in the top 2 feet of soil.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/does-your-corn-need-rescue-nitrogen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/does-your-corn-need-rescue-nitrogen#comments Corn Fertilizer corn production Nitrogen Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:00:00 +0000 99761 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com H.J. Baker’s Tiger-Sul Products Launches Fall Campaign and Sponsors Sweepstakes For Free Precision Drone™
 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/hj-baker-s-tiger-sul-products-launches-fall-campaign-and-sponsors-sweepstakes-free-precis <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>WESTPORT, CT USA &ndash; (July 17, 2015) &ndash; H.J. Baker has launched their &ldquo;Keep Your Future Green &ndash; Use Tiger This Fall and Win Big&rdquo; campaign. The campaign highlights the benefits of applying Sulphur in the fall for maximizing crop yields.

As latest research indicates that plant Sulphur nutrition and its unique interaction with other nutrients can improve crop yields.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/hj-baker-s-tiger-sul-products-launches-fall-campaign-and-sponsors-sweepstakes-free-precis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fertilizer Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99721 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com