Wheat News Archive

March, 2015

  • Crop response to daylength and its role in fertilizer applications

    March 30, 2015 | Ron Goldy | Photoperiodism is the term given to a plant’s ability to respond to changing daylength. Knowing how your crop responds to daylength should influence how you apply fertilizer, especially nitrogen.

  • Applying nitrogen fertilizer to wheat in early spring

    March 24, 2015 | Martin Nagelkirk | The profitable production of winter wheat depends on an ample supply of fertilizer nitrogen. The following outlines some considerations for growers as they develop strategies for this year’s wheat crop.

  • Looking ahead to the 2015 wheat crop

    March 13, 2015 | Martin Nagelkirk | The prospect of a profitable wheat crop in 2015 is reasonably favorable at this point in time. However, there will be obstacles for growers to overcome.