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Save the Date – Agronomy/Soils Field Day at Arlington Ag Research Station on August 19th

The Departments of Agronomy and Soil Science in conjunction with the Arlington Agricultural Research Station will host their annual field day on August 19, 2015. The fiel…

Source: NPK et cetera | 12 May 2015

Cover crop and soil quality research presentations

Four research talks and one poster from the 2014 ASA-CSSA-SSSA annual meeting are available for viewing online. The research addresses the effect cover crops, manure…

Source: Nutrient Cycling and Agroecosystems Lab | 24 Apr 2015

Safe rates of seed placed starter fertilizer

Without fail every year after planting, questions start popping up about pop-up fertilizer. The questions always occur when there are emergence or germination issues. So…

Source: NPK et cetera | 21 Apr 2015

Nutrient use and cover crop presentations from Iowa and Minnesota available online

Two of Dr. Ruark’s presentations on nutrient cycling and cover crops are now available online. The first was as part of Minnesota’s Crop Nutrient Managem…

Source: Nutrient Cycling and Agroecosystems Lab | 13 Mar 2015

Greenhouse gas research highlighted in Wisconsin State Farmer

Dr. Sarah Collier, a postdoctoral researcher in the Ruark Lab made the cover of the Wisconsin State Journal, which covered the greenhouse gas tour at the 2014 Agronomy/So…

Source: Nutrient Cycling and Agroecosystems Lab | 14 Nov 2014

Soil, Water, and Nutrient Management Meetings to be held in December

The annual Soil, Water, and Nutrient Management Meetings will be held December 2 through 11 at eight locations throughout the state. Current soil science research will be…

Source: NPK et cetera | 27 Oct 2014

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