Nutrient management is key to improving fruit set, volume of wine Upper Midwest soils have always been perfect for bumper crops of corn and soybeans and are increasingly becoming a source of award-winning grapes for wine. Just as row-crop farmers apply manure, potash or other supplements to their soil to boost nutrient levels, vineyard owners […]
Potato Grower Magazine Corn Residue Feature Story Goodbye Corn Crowns Helping microbes digest residue earlier reduces late nitrogen “In-season monitoring of petiole tests of nitrate levels showed we were getting more consistent and predictable release of organic nitrogen components in the soil, We want the nitrogen available early to mid-season and then we need reduced […]
“Treating some of our orchards with Sysstem-Pecan™ and other Sysstem® Series foliar nutrients in 2014 gave the trees better health and vibrancy with a longer growth season than we saw in the orchards that weren’t treated. We hope that a late-season Sysstem-Pecan™ treatment will help reduce the alternate bearing we normally would expect to see […]
The roller-coaster weather patterns that so often have been severe the past couple of years have seriously stressed grape vines. The result by veraison: stalled maturity and potassium deficiency that can threaten grape and juice quality. Weather gyrations have gone from polar vortex to long, cold and very wet spring seasons, to hot weather, then […]
Micronutrients important for 2014 pecan tree vigor and yield
Growers find that post-harvest nutrition sprays improve grapevine hardening off in winter and store vital nutrients needed early next spring.
Agro-K plays vital role in assuring college’s farm-focused Specialty Crops education program continues to inform and assist growers.
Add key nutrients to late fly and moth sprays to boost yield, nut size and tree health
Potassium is important for grapevines to function and is one of the most frequent nutritional deficiencies of vines.
Producers reach for another tool when unusual weather raises freeze risks.
Zinc and manganese get yield-boost credit
New distribution partner serves the southeast US, providing ready access to Agro-K’s Sysstem Series line of phosphite based nutrient products.
Soybean growers have a new way to head off the yield and plant development problems associated with Iron Deficiency Chlorosis (IDC)
New foliar Sysstem-CAL™ Compatible and Beneficial With Apogee® and Other PGRs