Agronomics


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

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

Nutrient Management Challenges in Dry Soil Conditions

Projections for the 2021 growing season are calling for dry soil conditions across the Western U.S. and the Canadian Prairies. Nutrien Senior Agronomist Dr. Alan Blaylock joins RealAgRadio to discuss how a grower may change their nutrient management strategy when the conditions are dry. Read More

Fertilizer Rates and the Importance of Soil Testing

With this year’s drought-induced poor yields, many farmers may have the temptation to assume the majority of crop nutrients they put in the ground are still there. Dr. Mullen points out that may not necessarily be the case. Read More

Ensuring a Good Soil Sample

Dr. Mullen talks to Brownfield Ag News Radio on how farmers can achieve the ideal soil sample. For more info on this topic check out the video here. Read More

Spring Planting Season

Dr. Mullen talks to Farm Talk Radio about how starter fertilizers can make all the difference this spring planting season. Read More

Calculating ROI For Fertilizer Management Practices

Dr. Cristie Preston, Senior Agronomist for Nutrien, discusses the Nutrien ROI Calculator with AgriTalk. The ROI calculator allows farmers to input site-specific data from their farm to calculate their return on investment for different fertilizer management practices. She also discusses how spatial variability can impact… Read More

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