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Stories Tagged "nitrogen"

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Farmers And Water Quality Officials Seek Common Ground On Farm Field Runoff

posted on August 9, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Farmers And Water Quality Officials Seek Common Ground On Farm Field Runoff
Iowa farmers and the head of the water treatment plant in Iowa's capitol city seek common ground over farm field runoff. Full Story

Gulf 'Dead Zone' Above Average But Not Near Record

posted on August 2, 2013 at 4:51 PM

The area of low oxygen covers 5,840 square miles of the Gulf floor — roughly the size of Connecticut Full Story

Nutrient Study Targets Increased Yields While Reducing Inputs

posted on May 17, 2013 at 5:17 PM

Nutrient Study Targets Increased Yields While Reducing Inputs
Iowa Soybean Association research helps farmers to maximize yields through better nutrient management. Full Story

Market to Market (May 3, 2013)

posted on May 3, 2013 at 6:58 PM

Market to Market (May 3, 2013)
Full Program: Winter reprises its role in the Grain Belt as record snowfall delays planting even further. The Food and Drug Administration gets the jitters over added caffeine in food and beverages. The Chicago Mercantile Exchange tries to level the playing... Full Story

Market to Market (April 26, 2013)

posted on April 26, 2013 at 6:24 PM

Market to Market (April 26, 2013)
Full Program: The governor of a leading farm state negotiates agricultural trade with China. Heavy rains bring much-needed moisture to the Grain Belt and push rivers to flood stage. And with spring planting on hold, an expert suggests changes to nitrogen... Full Story

Wet Spring Increases Nitrogen Loss

posted on April 26, 2013 at 5:12 PM

Wet Spring Increases Nitrogen Loss
The wet spring could leaving farmers with not as much nitrogen carry over. Full Story

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