Phosphorus/Potassium Articles

New fertilizer applicator certification training


Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences is ramping up its efforts to improve Ohio’s water quality through a new fertilizer applicator certification training program that’s designed to help growers increase crop yields using less fertilizer more efficiently, thus reducing the potential for phosphorus runoff into the state’s watersheds.

U.S. farmers expected to cut fertilizer use


U.S. farmers are cutting back on spreading fertilizer this autumn in response to a drop in crop prices to multi-year lows and a delayed harvest, dealers say, warning of a pullback that will be felt from grain markets to Canadian potash mines.

Compass Minerals introduces Protassium+


Compass Minerals, a leading producer of specialty potash fertilizer in North America, is introducing Protassium+, its newly branded sulfate of potash (also known as K2SO4).

Potash shipper Canpotex to upgrade Oregon port (10/10/14)

MBAC Fertilizer provides production and corporate update (10/09/14)

Tips on best management to keep P on the field (10/09/14)

J. R. Simplot to build new ammonia plant in Wyoming (10/08/14)

Economist: Taxing P could reduce risk of algal blooms (10/01/14)

Protecting runaway phosphorus with strip-till (10/01/14)

Why is micronutrient availability so patchy in a field? (09/29/14)

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