Agronomy Blog

Unlock the Next Level of Your Production

Looking for something to help make winter go by a little faster? How about taking a few hours to absorb the experience, knowledge and intellect of experts in the field – to get the most into and out of your fields.  Join the Liqui-Grow team of experts and some of our highly regarded colleagues in…
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2023: Year In Review

  As we bid farewell to 2023, we’re reflecting on the achievements, challenges and business success we’ve experienced as we work to bring you the highest quality service and products for your operation.  Major Achievement: Launching ExactStrip A major highlight of 2023 was doubling the number of acres we applied using ExactStrip, which was first…
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How to Get the Best Pricing for 2024 Crop Inputs

  The saying “the early bird gets the worm” is applicable to more than robins and blue jays. In fact, when it comes to crop protection inputs, if you’re not early you may not get a worm at all. As we gear up for our 2024 pre-pay season, we’d like to offer some key insights…
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What 2024 Tax Changes Could Mean for Your Operation

  Running a profitable farming venture requires more than reducing input costs and increasing yields. In today’s economy, you also have to manage taxes, payroll and countless other financial variables that dictate your bottom line. With December 31st knocking on our door, we want to provide our customers with some key insights regarding upcoming tax…
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A Researcher’s Reward: 2023 Research Plot Results

Our fall L.E.A.D. Academy webinar provided answers for a question on the top of many farmers’ minds this time of year—what worked well, and how can we improve for next season? Watch Dr. Jake’s overview of his 2023 research plot results here, or read on to learn more about his conclusions.  

The Truth About Phosphorus for Crop Nutrition & Soil Health

  The Importance of Phosphorus Ever wonder why some fields are impacted by drought more than others?  It could be the result of low phosphorus levels in the soil.   Phosphorus is a key contributor to plant and root development, along with nutrient uptake. From a technical standpoint, phosphorus is a fundamental element of a plant’s…
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Why Nitrogen is the Lifeblood of Your Crop

  A plant needs many nutrients to produce a good yield, but when it comes down to the basics, nitrogen is the lifeblood of your crops. This nutrient affects nearly every vital element of a plant’s life and structure. The Importance of Nitrogen To grow yields, a plant has to convert sugars into energy, and…
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How to Achieve Consistent Fertilizer Applications With Every Pass

  Technology has given every grower the opportunity to precisely manage input costs and achieve maximum yield potential. When it comes to fertilizer applications, though, most farmers just throw nutrients on the field and hope the plant gets the benefit.  Flat rate dry fertilizer application is a perfect example of this. Growers using this method…
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