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Loss of Nitrogen from Fall Applications - from Fabian Fernandez

Posted by John Fulton -

Because of the unusually warm winter, may people who applied anhydrous ammonia last fall are concerned that they might have lost some of their nitrogen, according to University of Illinois assistant professor of crop sciences Fabián Fernández. "Nitrogen transformations and losses depend on many variables and complex interactions," said Fernández, "including soil temperature, time of fal...

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Illinois Agronomy Handbook Again Online - from Emerson Nafziger

Posted by John Fulton -

University of Illinois crop sciences professor Emerson Nafziger is pleased to announce that, thanks to a recent agreement among the parties involved, the Illinois Agronomy Handbook is available online at According to Nafziger, "For decades, the Illinois Agronomy Handbook has been...

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