Next-Generation Seed Requires New Approach to Fertility
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Next-Generation Seed Requires New Approach to Fertility

December 09, 2010   |   ShareThis

Sample Pic And with high seed costs per acre, it’s important that growers apply the nutrition needed to optimize yields and generate a return.

The article titled "Next-Generation Seed Requires New Approach to Fertility"  from The Mosaic Company’s Balanced Crop Nutrition guide highlights how researchers at the University of Illinois—Urbana-Champaign are comparing stacked-trait, insect-resistant hybrids to their non-resistant counterparts. Results showcase changes in corn nutrient uptake and the exact nutrition needed to optimize yields.

Mosaic released the 2011 Balanced Crop Nutrition guide as part of an ongoing commitment to educate growers and ag retailers about the importance of balanced crop nutrition. Sent to over 400,000 growers as a supplement to Successful Farming magazine, the 28-page guide is a valuable resource for growers striving for next-generation yields, as well as a great sales tool for Mosaic’s retail customers.

Like the article outlined above, the guide features new thinking on building a well-balanced fertility program and highlights real experiences of producers implementing innovative best management practices and facts on the latest advancements in fertilizer. Find more information on the Balanced Crop Nutrition guide at Mosaic’s Back-to-Basics website.