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Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
Dan Davidson DTN Contributing Agronomist
Tue Feb 2, 2016 10:09 AM CST

The fertility stories I've been writing recently have generated some interesting food for thought from readers. Here's a question on broadcast versus banding from Marengo, Iowa: "We are in eastern Iowa and are all no-till and would like your advice as to surface application versus banding with a low disturbance opener and is it worth the cost and time over a conventional surface spread program."

A little review of how nutrients move in the soil and roots intercept nutrients sheds some light on how to best manage nutrients to improve efficiency. The three pathways to consider are: root interception, mass ...

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