Nitrogen

Phosphate and potash application rates always crop dependent

Phosphate and potash application rates always crop dependent

Phosphate (P) and potash (K) do not follow the same principle as nitrogen (N) when determining the appropriate application rates....

July 26, 2022

The inter-relationship between sulphur and nitrogen

The inter-relationship between sulphur and nitrogen

Due to the key role of both sulphur and nitrogen in the synthesis of proteins, the supply of these plant...

June 10, 2022

Machinery Focus: Switching to liquid fertiliser with self-propelled SAM sprayer

Machinery Focus: Switching to liquid fertiliser with self-propelled SAM sprayer

With the dramatic increase in fertiliser costs, the spotlight has been turned on its efficient use like never before, and...

May 28, 2022

How to obtain the best nitrogen use efficiency

How to obtain the best nitrogen use efficiency

High chemical-fertiliser prices have placed a focus on obtaining the best nitrogen use efficiency on dairy farms. Although fertiliser prices...

May 19, 2022

Winter barley – it’s time to get moving on plant nutrition

Winter barley – it’s time to get moving on plant nutrition

April is the month when winter barley crops develop the fastest and the demand for plant nutrition is at its...

April 11, 2022

Yara reports rise in fourth quarter earnings

Yara reports rise in fourth quarter earnings

Yara has today (Tuesday, February 8, 2022) reported improved fourth-quarter results as increases in prices more than offset the impact...

February 8, 2022

Potash and nitrogen interactions are key to crop growth

Potash and nitrogen interactions are key to crop growth

Potash and nitrogen (N) interactions have been shown, over many years, to be key determinants of crop growth and final...

December 15, 2021

Dairy conference: How we can reduce the emissions from 100,000 dairy cows…

Dairy conference: How we can reduce the emissions from 100,000 dairy cows…

If we were to switch half our calcium ammonia nitrate (CAN) fertiliser over to protected urea, it would be the...

December 9, 2019

First liquid nitrogen futures market launched

First liquid nitrogen futures market launched

Euronext, a European stock exchange based in the Netherlands, has confirmed the opening of, what it claims to be, the...

November 26, 2016