With the high cost of commercial fertilizers, low commodity prices and lack of deep moisture, agriculture producers are looking for strategies to cut costs while still maximizing production potential.

In the last several years, fertilizer costs especially nitrogen and phosphorus have increased tremendously. A simple soil test to determine the amount of available nutrients in the ground can certainly provide a big savings to local producers.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.