TITLE

Soil test to manage nutrient costs

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;12/16/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 24, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the importance of soil testing in managing the cost of fertilizers. According to Texas AgriLife Extension forage specialist Vanessa Corriher, soil testing is considered as the cheapest way of promoting soil fertility because it can determine the amount of fertilizers given to plants. Moreover, it mentions that soil testing can offer forage producers optimum production at lesser cost of fertilizers.
ACCESSION #
56636933

 

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