Agronomics


Ideas, information and insights from real farmers on effective crop nutrient management strategies.

Farmer Tips

Ten Tips For Safety On The Farm

Whether you are planting, spraying, or applying fertilizer, farming can be one of the most dangerous jobs. Hazards should be regularly identified, and caution should be used no matter what task is being performed. Read More
Farmer Tips

Robert Mullen Offers Five Tips For Spring

Dr. Robert Mullen, Nutrien’s Director of Agronomy and eKonomics contributor, has prepared several tips to aid farmers in taking advantage of every potential opportunity to maximize their yield. Don’t underestimate the value of starter fertilizer, especially in northern areas of the Corn Belt and in… Read More
Audio Interview

Seed-Placed Fertilizer and Crop Safety

What are the benefits of placing fertilizer with the seed? Nutrien Senior Agronomist Dr. Alan Blaylock joins RealAg Radio to discuss the benefits and the challenges for growers considering the use of seed-placed fertilizer. Read More
Academics

Academics & Agronomics

The eKonomics team supports continual learning and education to expand your knowledge in the field. Whether you’re a farmer, agronomist, scientist or crop advisor, there is always more to learn about this industry that is constantly growing and evolving. Read More
Farmer Bio

Harriet Wegmeyer

Wegmeyer Farms | Hamilton, VA

My husband, Tyler, and I began our farm with just two acres of pumpkins in 2002 and have since expanded to two farms with more than 200 acres of farmed land. We run a diversified operation that includes a vibrant u-pick operation, large wholesale pumpkin…

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