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Plan now to avoid getting caught short later

We’ve been hearing a lot lately about fertilizer shortages and price spikes. There is much speculation about what the situation will look like closer to spring planting season. In fact, recently Josh Linville, StoneX Group Director of Fertilizer, told the Red River...

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Concept AgriTek hires Guthmiller as District Sales Manager

Concept AgriTek has hired Shaun Guthmiller as District Sales Manager, covering a portion of Nebraska, the Dakotas, Minnesota and Iowa. Guthmiller is a fourth-generation farmer who, along with his brother, farms corn, soybeans, alfalfa and rye, on about 2,500 acres...

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Are you getting the most out of ‘bugs’?

At farm shows throughout 2021, the product with the funny name has been quite a conversation starter. “How did Buncha Bugs get its name?” “Does it really contain a bunch of bugs?” “Does this stuff really work?” True to its name, Buncha Bugs DF really does contain a...

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Now is the time to put a residue management plan in place

As we enter the dog days of summer and farmers begin gearing up to head into the field for fall harvest, now is the time to start thinking about a residue management plan. Having the right strategy can mean giving your soil the right balance of bacteria and nutrients...

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Rice growers realizing big gains with BioRice

Every product developed by Concept AgriTek is done so with a focus on improved soil and plant health, increased yields and a maximized return on investment. That’s a welcome approach to rice farmers who have looked to Concept AgriTek for a crop-specific solution. They...

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Is Side Dressing Growing Crops An Effective Strategy?

Delivering nutrition to a corn crop this time of year can be crucial to its growth and to your overall yield. An effective way of applying fertilizer, such as nitrogen, is through sidedress applications. In this week’s blog post, Concept AgriTek’s Daniel Hensley and...

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Tips To Mitigate Environmental Stress

Increasingly, extreme weather seems to play a role in the way farmers approach their growing season. As of late, a growing portion of the United States has dealt with drought conditions, while another part of the country has endured flooding. And the toughest may be...

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Why Foliar Nitrogen Applications Are A Must

Everything we do at Concept AgriTek is done with the end goal of increasing yield and return on investment. One of the ways we achieve increased yield is through foliar nitrogen applications. This week, Daniel Hensley shares why he believes foliar nitrogen...

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Noticing Fusarium on Wheat?

Fusarium should be visible by now, if you have any Bio-Aid trials on wheat. Agronomist Derek Cattoor advises to look for an orangish/pink powder at the base of the floret.  "Many times, the head will not pollinate above that point of infection," Cattoor says.  "It is...