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Recent Articles from our Extension Soil Scientists

Tips for Nitrogen Management in Winter Wheat

1. In general, apply N early. At 50% of research sites in 2014 to 2016, N application at green-up out yielded application at Zadoks growth stage 30 (GS30, hollow stem &nd…

Source: NPK et cetera | 25 Mar 2017

Time your spring nitrogen applications to maximize winter wheat yield

Proper timing of spring N application can significantly increase winter wheat yield. Figure 1 shows the yield obtained at the economic optimum N rate (EONR, N rate where…

Source: NPK et cetera | 9 Mar 2016

Strategies to Maximize Return on Fertilizer in 2016

There are numerous economic challenges for crop production in 2016. Tips for maximizing your economic return on fertilizer are provided in the video titled: “Strate…

Source: NPK et cetera | 2 Feb 2016

Farmer-tested, environment approved: Develop a winning cropping strategy

Interested in hearing more about efficient cropping system management? Then head over to the Wisconsin Dells for the 4th Annual UW Discovery Farms Winter Conference. To r…

Source: Nutrient Cycling and Agroecosystems Lab | 25 Nov 2015

2016 Wisconsin Crop Management Conference (January 12-14)

On January 12 – 14, 2016 the agribusiness industries of Wisconsin will come together at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison for the Wisconsin Crop Management Confe…

Source: Nutrient Cycling and Agroecosystems Lab | 25 Nov 2015

Discovery Farms 2015 Summer Update

Interested in what Discovery Farms has been up to this summer? Check out the fact sheet to learn more about how Discovery Farms is communicating science, as well as progr…

Source: Nutrient Cycling and Agroecosystems Lab | 30 Sep 2015

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