Agronomy eUpdate October 28th, 2021

Issue 879

Considerations for fall applications of anhydrous ammonia

For fall applications of anhydrous ammonia, there are a number of factors that must be considered, including soil texture, temperature, and soil moisture. Consider the following guidelines discussed in this article before taking to the field.

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Saline and sodic soils: Understanding the basics

In Kansas, salt-affected soils and related problems occur statewide but often on small areas. Salt-affected soils are divided into three groups depending on the amounts and kinds of salts present. Learn more about these soils and how they are characterized in this article.

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Saline and sodic soils: Identification and management

This article discusses using soil analysis for identification of salt-affected soils. It also helps explain the soil test results, salt effects on plant growth, and what steps can be taken for soil reclamation.

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Save the Date for the 2022 Corn Schools

Save the date for the 2022 Corn Schools. The dates and locations have been set. More information will be coming regarding the venues, program, speakers, and registration details. Check out where the closest location is to you and reserve the date!

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