Warren-Henderson Farm Bureau
2019 results from nitrogen strip field trial
In the first of eight virtual field days taking place across the state this summer, Jacob Baker recently
presented results of his first year studying four different nitrogen sources at four different application
rates. Partners from Farm Bureau, University of Illinois Extension, West Central FS and Yetter Manufacturing
all play a role in studying Baker’s Warren County plot. Find more details in the booklet below, then
watch the field day coverage.
- Learn more on FarmWeekNow.com.
- Take a deeper look into the Field Day using this booklet.
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Field Day highlights
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Table of Contents
00:15: Lauren Lurkins, Illinois Farm Bureau director of environmental policy
IFB nutrient stewardship work
5:48: Gina Long, Manager, Warren-Henderson Farm Bureau
7:17: Jacob Baker, host farmer and IFB Young Leader committee chair, Warren-Henderson Farm Bureau
Site background and a farmer's perspective
16:20: Chelsea Harbach, University of Illinois Extension commercial ag Extension educator
Research and statistical support
25:25: Sarah Le'Jeune, West Central FS precision technology specialist
Using drones for nutrient management
31:36: Andy Thompson, Yetter Farm Equipment
Strip-tillage equipment options
48:25: Dr. Andrew Margenot, assistant professor in the Department of Crop Sciences at the University of Illinois
Phosphorus research in Illinois