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Have We Been Applying Boron Correctly?

Have We Been Applying Boron Correctly?

There have basically been two ways of applying boron to crops in the past – high analysis granular sources (normally 10-15% B), or foliar applications (often ~10% B @ ~0.5 L/ac). Traditional granulars are relatively cheap per lb of B, but can have problems with early...

Not Enough Sulfur?

Not Enough Sulfur?

​Occasionally we have conversations with people about MicroEssentials® S15™ and hear comments like, “it doesn’t have enough sulfur for canola.” While in certain cases this is true, we often reply with, “Or are you not putting on enough phosphate?” The reality is that...

Thoughts about Potassium

Thoughts about Potassium

​Potassium often isn’t the first nutrient on everyone’s mind during a fertility plan but it’s just as essential as nitrogen.  In fact, most crops take up just as much or more K2O as N during their lifespan.  Fortunately, in typical grain crops a lot of that K is...