Seminar Focuses on Effective Soil Nutrient Management
Efficient and economical fertilization helps increase yields while minimizing environmental risks.
ARDMORE, Okla. — The Noble Research Institute will host a Managing Soil Nutrients for Pastures and Hayfields seminar from 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at the Noble Research Institute Kruse Auditorium.
Noble Research Institute soils and crops consultants will discuss concepts in pasture and hayfield fertilization, such as:
- Properly collecting soil samples.
- Reading and understanding soil test analyses and recommendations.
- Proper use of lime to correct acidic soils.
- The roles of nutrients and their benefits in plants.
- The differences between common nitrogen sources.
There is no registration fee, but preregistration is requested. For more information and to register, please visit www.noble.org/events.
“Implementing an effective and environmentally friendly nutrient management program can help farmers and ranchers meet their production goals.”
- James Locke, soils and crops consultant
Noble Research Institute, LLC (www.noble.org) is an independent nonprofit agricultural research organization dedicated to delivering solutions to great agricultural challenges. Headquartered in Ardmore, Oklahoma, the Noble Research Institute conducts fundamental, translational and applied research; offers no-cost consultation and education to farmers, ranchers and land managers; operates seven research and demonstration farms; and educates students of all ages about science and agriculture. The Noble Research Institute was founded by Lloyd Noble, an Oklahoma oilman and philanthropist, in 1945 as The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation to advance agriculture and land stewardship.
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