N loss starts at the bottom of the corn plant and moves up.
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High-speed planters have taken the ag industry by storm in recent years.
Farm Journal agronomist Ken Ferrie has another tip on scouting your farm from above.
Many farmers in the south are already dusting off their planters, and farmers in the north will be doing the same in a few short weeks.
A 200-bu.-per-acre corn crop consumes 330 lb. to 350 lb. of nitrogen per acre. Know your soil’s nitrogen-supplying power to fine-tune application rates.
Harvest is coming to an end, and farmers will be looking at their nutrient programs to get better crops and higher yields in 2017.