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Fertilizer Recommendations

Nitrogen

  •  Apply approximately 1/4 to 1/3 of N immediately before or immediately after planting
  • Apply sidedress N between V4 and V6 stage
  • If applying pretassel N, apply 100 lbs of Urea (46 units) one or two weeks prior to tassel (between V12 and V14 stage)

Yield Goal (bu/ac)

Units of N to apply per acre

Sandy, Silt Loams

Clay

125

160

230

150

160

230

175

220

290

> 200

220

290

 

Nitrogen Sources

  • 32% UAN (1 gal = 3.5 units of N)
  • Urea (46-0-0)
  • DAP (18-46-0)
  • Ammonium Sulfate (21-0-0-24)

 

Phosphorus (P) and Potassium (K)

 

 

Yield Goal (bu/ac)

Soil Test P (ppm)

<16

12-25

26-35

>36

----- lbs of K2O per acre -----

125

100

80

60

0

150

110

90

70

0

175

120

100

75

0

> 200

130

110

80

0

 

 

Yield Goal (bu/ac)

Soil Test K (ppm)

<61

61-90

91-130

131-175

>175

----- lbs of K2O per acre -----

125

145

100

65

30

0

150

150

105

70

40

0

175

155

110

75

50

0

> 200

160

115

80

50

0

 

 

Micro Nutrients

Zinc (Zn):

  • Apply 10 lbs of Zn as a granular when Zn levels are <4 ppm and pH is >6.0

  • 33 lbs of Zinc Sulfate applied preplant equals 10 lbs of actual Zn

Sulfur (S):

  • Apply 20 lbs of S when the SO4-S soil test level is <10 ppm or a deficiency has occurred in the past

  • 100 lbs of Ammonium Sulfate equals 24 lbs of actual S

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Humidity 62% 57% 74%
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