Ag News and Views: December 2009
Many Americans have experienced considerable fluctuation in their net worth during recent months. People who had invested in stocks through 401k accounts or IRAs watched values melt away during much of 2008 and early 2009.
Soil testing is the basis of a sound fertilizer program; however, it is important to understand that the decisions made as a result of soil tests are only as good as the samples themselves.
Precipitation and heat are major limitations to the adaptation of tall fescue west of I-35. Tall fescue is a cool-season perennial forage that generally needs a minimum of 32-36 inches of annual rainfall for production and persistence.