|Look for May, 2013 "Did You Know" tips at links below|
- Agricultural Irrigation
- Crop Production
- Drinking Water
- Lakes / Ponds / Streams
- Lawn and Landscape Irrigation
- Lawns, Landscapes and Gardens
- Livestock Manure Management
- Policy / Law / Economics / Human Behavior
- Stormwater Management
- Wastewater - Domestic Sewage
- Water Basics (groundwater, surface water, hydrology)
- Well and Wellhead Management
Nutrient Management in Crop Production: Decision making processes
Soil testing is the first place to start when developing a fertilizer management plan.
Soil Sampling for Precision Agriculture Extension Circular 154; PDF* only (154 KB; 4 pages)
Provides direction on how to implement a soil sampling program for precision agriculture. This is one in a series on precision agriculture.
Guidelines for Soil Sampling NebGuideG1740
Soil samples representative of a field are the best guidelines to detemine fertilizer needs. This publication describes proper procedures to collect representative soil samples.
PDF* version (924 KB; 4 pages)
SoilTest Nebraska Web site creates fertilizer recommendations from soil test information from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
CropWatch: Soil and Soil Management
Visit these UNL CropWatch pages for more soil recommendation calculators and soil analysis information (formerly soilfertility.unl.edu).
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