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Agronomic Crops Network

Ohio State University Extension


Nutrient Management Field Day-Wood County

A Field Day event that include field demonstrations and research updates. The program meets the requirements to receive Agricultural Fertilizer Applicator Certification in the state of Ohio.

  • Nitrogen
    • Seasonal tracking NO3 and NH4, Pre side dress N test
    • Using Handheld NDVI meters to determine N rate
    • N Rate studies-MRTN
    • Planned V15 N Application
  • Water Quality
    • N & P effects in water quality downstream
    • Seasonally Managing of Drainage Water Management
    • DWM extender valves
  • Phosphorus
    • Results of long term P and K Study
    • Reading a soil test report for P and determining P recommendation

Choose 1 Afternoon Field Activity

  • Equipment (Option 1)
    • Granular Fertilizer placement
    • Late Season N placement
    • Calibration and trouble shooting
  • Using Manure as a Nutrient Source (Option 2)
    • Fully utilizing N from manure
    • Liquid application option
    • Drag hose effects on corn stages
    • Liquid manure rates and timing
    • Nutrient balance in rotation