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Fall Manure Management - News News

Fall Manure Management


As the crops are being harvested and manure is ready to be spread, here are some considerations for fall manure applications. More
Timely Nitrogen Management Timely Nitrogen Management - News

Timely Nitrogen Management


With all of the rainfall that we have been seeing, here’s how you can ensure that your corn crop has enough nitrogen for the season. More
Winter Limestone Application Winter Limestone Application - News

Winter Limestone Application


Regular liming is critical to good crop production. However, pH is the only one that is consistently below optimum in our annual soil test summaries for PA. More
Injecting manure has been shown to increase N available for a following crop (reduce ammonia loss), improve neighbor relations with reduction in odor, and reduce likelihood of manure runoff during intense rainfall and rapid snow melt.
Increasing Interest in Manure Injection in Pennsylvania? - News News
Manure injection is usually more expensive than broadcasting. However, many of the benefits of placing manure below the surface may offset much of this expense. More
Penn State Extension Sulfur Survey for 2014-2016 Penn State Extension Sulfur Survey for 2014-2016 - News
There is increasing concern with sulfur (S) deficiency due to reduced atmospheric S deposition which is reflected in a trend toward lower soil test S levels. More