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Monthly fertilizer prices: Comparing 2014 through 2009


Fertilizer prices have been increasing in recent months; however, per acre fertilizer costs should be lower in 2014 than in recent years.

What are N application options in a compressed spring?


Questions are already coming about options for nitrogen (N) fertilization this spring, and the usual question should time be taken to get N applied or plant corn and apply N later.

Effective starter fertilizer use in corn


Many producers could benefit by using starter fertilizer when planting corn. Starter fertilizer is simply the placement of some fertilizer, usually nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P), near the seed — which "jump starts" growth in the spring.

What are nitrogen application options for corn? (04/07/14)

Nitrogen application recommendations for wheat (03/31/14)

Unpredictable soybean response to starter fertilizer (03/31/14)

Kentucky wheat: Significant N losses suspected (03/26/14)

Iowa’s Nutrient Research Center issues progress report (03/20/14)

What is the value of poultry litter? (03/19/14)

Fertilizer prices turn higher (03/17/14)

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