Fertilizer Stories

FertilizerBiotechnology Beating A Path To Better Crop Production
May 16, 2014
In an exclusive Q&A, Mike Gans, managing partner for Pathway BioLogic, says growers are accepting of modern tools to help get the most return out of their input. Read More
CitrusNew App Calculates Application Rates Of Micronutrient-Enhanced Sulphur Fertilizers
May 13, 2014
A new app will help growers and agronomists determine precise amounts of fertilizers needed to grow a quality crop. Read More
FertilizerStudy: The Link Between Fertilizers And Greenhouse Gas Emissions
April 29, 2014
Emissions of the greenhouse gas nitrous oxide can be affected by different forms of nitrogen in fertilizers, according to research conducted by a USDA soil scientist. Read More
FertilizerBioSafe Systems Introduces CalOx Calcium Supplement
April 7, 2014
The product is available in micronized liquid and wettable powder forms. Read More
FertilizerCompass Minerals To Acquire Wolf Trax
March 20, 2014
Kansas City-based company seeking to broaden its product portfolio with plant micronutrients. Read More
FertilizerPointers On Avoiding Nutrient Deficits
March 10, 2014
Growers who are aware of the special needs for tough soil types will have an easier time preventing damaging deficiencies that affect crop quality and reduce yields. Read More
FertilizerTips For Mixing Your Own Fertilizers
January 10, 2014
Helpful hints for greenhouse growers to mix their own fertilizer Read More
CitrusNew Book Provides Plenty Of Fodder To Feed Your Head
December 27, 2013
Thomas Hager's "Alchemy of Air" thoroughly explores the people, politics, and pitfalls behind the scientific process that changed the way food is grown. Read More
Crop ProtectionDetermine Nitrogen Levels In Sweet Corn With Presidedress Nitrate Test
October 8, 2013
A postharvest nitrate test can be used to diagnose accumulation of excess nitrogen at the end of the season. Read More
FertilizerManaging Almond Nutrients Sustainably Is Critical
September 10, 2013
When it comes sustainable nutrient management in almonds, growers should keep in mind the four R’s – the Right Rate, Read More
FertilizerTime For Nitrogen Application In Almonds
August 27, 2013
Hard to believe, but it’s about time for postharvest application of nitrogen in almonds. There was a clear and concise Read More
FertilizerNew Technology May Enable Crops To Take Nitrogen From The Air
July 31, 2013
Researchers at the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom claim they have developed a major new technology which enables Read More

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Farm ManagementSouth Florida Farmers Going Extra Mile For Everglades C…
November 12, 2014
Growers in one of the most unique and regulated areas in the world have exceeded benchmarks in the quest to restore the ‘River of Grass.’ Read More
CitrusModern Agriculture Is A True Centerpiece Of Thanksgivin…
October 27, 2014
FFAA's Mary Hartney says take time during this holiday season to give thanks where thanks is due. Read More
CitrusClean Water Conundrum: Ditch The Rule Or Ditch The Myth…
August 26, 2014
Regulation inundation causing a rising tide of confusion for farmers. Read More
FertilizerBiotechnology Beating A Path To Better Crop Production
May 16, 2014
In an exclusive Q&A, Mike Gans, managing partner for Pathway BioLogic, says growers are accepting of modern tools to help get the most return out of their input. Read More
CitrusNew App Calculates Application Rates Of Micronutrient-E…
May 13, 2014
A new app will help growers and agronomists determine precise amounts of fertilizers needed to grow a quality crop. Read More
FertilizerStudy: The Link Between Fertilizers And Greenhouse Gas …
April 29, 2014
Emissions of the greenhouse gas nitrous oxide can be affected by different forms of nitrogen in fertilizers, according to research conducted by a USDA soil scientist. Read More
FertilizerBioSafe Systems Introduces CalOx Calcium Supplement
April 7, 2014
The product is available in micronized liquid and wettable powder forms. Read More
FertilizerCompass Minerals To Acquire Wolf Trax
March 20, 2014
Kansas City-based company seeking to broaden its product portfolio with plant micronutrients. Read More
FertilizerPointers On Avoiding Nutrient Deficits
March 10, 2014
Growers who are aware of the special needs for tough soil types will have an easier time preventing damaging deficiencies that affect crop quality and reduce yields. Read More
FertilizerTips For Mixing Your Own Fertilizers
January 10, 2014
Helpful hints for greenhouse growers to mix their own fertilizer Read More
CitrusNew Book Provides Plenty Of Fodder To Feed Your Head
December 27, 2013
Thomas Hager's "Alchemy of Air" thoroughly explores the people, politics, and pitfalls behind the scientific process that changed the way food is grown. Read More
Crop ProtectionDetermine Nitrogen Levels In Sweet Corn With Presidedre…
October 8, 2013
A postharvest nitrate test can be used to diagnose accumulation of excess nitrogen at the end of the season. Read More
FertilizerManaging Almond Nutrients Sustainably Is Critical
September 10, 2013
When it comes sustainable nutrient management in almonds, growers should keep in mind the four R’s – the Right Rate, Read More
FertilizerTime For Nitrogen Application In Almonds
August 27, 2013
Hard to believe, but it’s about time for postharvest application of nitrogen in almonds. There was a clear and concise Read More
FertilizerNew Technology May Enable Crops To Take Nitrogen From T…
July 31, 2013
Researchers at the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom claim they have developed a major new technology which enables Read More
FertilizerBiostimulant Coalition Co-Chairman Discusses How The Or…
July 24, 2013
The purpose of the Biostimulant Coalition is to create a group of interested parties that are working to address regulatory and legislative issues that involve products containing biological or naturally-derived additives for use in agricultural and other applications. Read More
CitrusEPA Formally Approves Florida’s Water Plan
July 1, 2013
EPA has accepted Florida’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) plan for managing numeric nutrient criteria (NNC) in the state’s waters. Read More
CitrusHard Lessons Learned In Fertilizer Plant Tragedy
June 11, 2013
It's time to answer the wake-up call from West, TX. Read More