Nutrient Management Stories
Rita Abi-Ghanem, Ph.D., Senior Director of Research & Development at Bio Huma Netics, Inc
Crop Protection
October 6, 2016
EPA’s Agricultural Science Committee Appoints R&D Director Of Bio Huma Netics To Two-Year Term
Rita Abi-Ghanem of Bio Huma Netics, a supplier of agricultural liquid fertilizers and specialty products, will serve on the committee’s Science Advisory Board. Read More
Contour Farming
Crop Protection
October 4, 2016
Eco-Friendly Farm Practices May Lead To A Healthier Agricultural Ecosystem
Biodiversity is increasingly recognized as critical to long-term agricultural sustainability in a world with shrinking available arable land. Read More
Photo credit: Wikimedia commons
Crop Protection
August 14, 2016
Improving Drought Resilience And Reducing Nutrient Loss Are Focus Of The Soil Health Institute
Soil health experts gain ground on standardized measurements and identify future research needs. Read More
Algal bloom overtaking mangroves near Stuart, FL
Citrus
August 9, 2016
Florida Farmers Need Not Sink Amid Algal Bloom Stink [Opinion]
In the wake of an algal bloom disaster, growers need to be prepared, proactive, and farm smart. There is much at stake. Read More
Florida Everglades swamp shot at sunset
Citrus
August 9, 2016
Water Quality Win Streak Continues For South Florida Farmers
Despite record rainfall, producers in the Everglades Agricultural Area again exceed phosphorus reduction standards. Read More
Part of a sustainable cropping system includes desiging fields to wrap around hilly terrain to limit runoff and soil erosion.  Photo credit: Rosemary Gordon
Crop Protection
August 4, 2016
Cover Crops Are Critical To Keeping Soil Healthy
Cover crops are now far more prescriptive; they are not just a good idea with some minor erosion control benefits. Read More
South Florida algal bloom from the air near Stuart, FL
Citrus
July 6, 2016
Algal Bloom Crisis Forcing Florida Farmers To Tread Water
With state of emergency actions underway, growers and industry stakeholders are having to face, respond to critics. Read More
fertilizer
Fruits
June 18, 2016
New Effort Highlights The Heralded 4 Rs Of Crop Nutrition
The Nature Conservancy and The Fertilizer Institute join forces in nutrient stewardship partnership and related sustainable farming practices. Read More
A tattered and wrinkled thank you note
Citrus
April 22, 2016
Happy Trails To A Great Researcher, Better Friend [Opinion]
Dr. Brian Boman worked with growers to examine their nutrient and water use and how practices could be modified to not only lessen environmental impacts, but also increase growers’ profitability. Read More
Note the root distribution below a drip emitter and microsprinkler. (Photo credit: Wes Asai)
Nutrient Management
February 27, 2016
Tips To Formulate A Nutrient Strategy
Some myths are worth exploring when establishing a nutrition plan. Read More
This field of cauliflower is deficient in nitrogen.
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More Vegetables
February 25, 2016
Fine-Tune Your Brassica Nutrition Program
Learn to properly manage nutrient deficiencies in broccoli, cabbage, and cauliflower. Read More
Fertilizer bander in a Florida potato field
Citrus
January 18, 2016
Farming Fertility Practices Evolving With Environment In Mind
Improving water quality while maintaining production is being achieved in American agriculture. Read More
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Nutrient Management
November 16, 2016
Protecting Agriculture’s Future A …
Making good use of data and a focus on efficiency are critical in sustainable agricultural operations. Read More
Crop Protection
November 1, 2016
Soil Health Roadmap Makes The Case For I…
The plan sets the framework to achieve widespread adoption of adaptive soil health systems on more than 50% of U.S. cropland by 2025. Read More
Crop Protection
October 6, 2016
The Effects Of Poly-Coated Urea On Sweet…
Research compares the effects between poly-coated urea and regular urea on sweet corn growth. Read More
Crop Protection
October 6, 2016
EPA’s Agricultural Science Committee App…
Rita Abi-Ghanem of Bio Huma Netics, a supplier of agricultural liquid fertilizers and specialty products, will serve on the committee’s Science Advisory Board. Read More
Crop Protection
October 4, 2016
Eco-Friendly Farm Practices May Lead To …
Biodiversity is increasingly recognized as critical to long-term agricultural sustainability in a world with shrinking available arable land. Read More
Crop Protection
August 14, 2016
Improving Drought Resilience And Reducin…
Soil health experts gain ground on standardized measurements and identify future research needs. Read More
Citrus
August 9, 2016
Florida Farmers Need Not Sink Amid Algal…
In the wake of an algal bloom disaster, growers need to be prepared, proactive, and farm smart. There is much at stake. Read More
Citrus
August 9, 2016
Water Quality Win Streak Continues For S…
Despite record rainfall, producers in the Everglades Agricultural Area again exceed phosphorus reduction standards. Read More
Crop Protection
August 4, 2016
Cover Crops Are Critical To Keeping Soil…
Cover crops are now far more prescriptive; they are not just a good idea with some minor erosion control benefits. Read More
Citrus
July 6, 2016
Algal Bloom Crisis Forcing Florida Farme…
With state of emergency actions underway, growers and industry stakeholders are having to face, respond to critics. Read More
Fruits
June 18, 2016
New Effort Highlights The Heralded 4 Rs …
The Nature Conservancy and The Fertilizer Institute join forces in nutrient stewardship partnership and related sustainable farming practices. Read More
Citrus
April 22, 2016
Happy Trails To A Great Researcher, Bett…
Dr. Brian Boman worked with growers to examine their nutrient and water use and how practices could be modified to not only lessen environmental impacts, but also increase growers’ profitability. Read More
Nutrient Management
February 27, 2016
Tips To Formulate A Nutrient Strategy
Some myths are worth exploring when establishing a nutrition plan. Read More
More Vegetables
February 25, 2016
Fine-Tune Your Brassica Nutrition Progra…
Learn to properly manage nutrient deficiencies in broccoli, cabbage, and cauliflower. Read More
Citrus
January 18, 2016
Farming Fertility Practices Evolving Wit…
Improving water quality while maintaining production is being achieved in American agriculture. Read More
Fertilizer
December 27, 2015
Yara Introduces Almonds To CheckIT
Growers can download free app to help identify crop nutrient deficiencies. Read More
Nutrient Management
November 16, 2015
New Agronomic Nutrient Calculator App Av…
The app from H.J. Baker is a planning tool for fertilizer applications and soil nutrient needs. Read More
Citrus
November 11, 2015
Technology, Turf Experience Moving The N…
Information is power for this Southwest Florida farming operation. Read More