Taking a Corn Stalk Nitrate Test Sample After Corn Silage Harvest - Cornell Agronomy Factsheet #72

Project Type: Professional Development Program
Funds awarded in 2009: $53,847.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2012
Region: Northeast
State: New York
Project Leader:
Dr. Quirine Ketterings
Cornell University
The corn plant will accumulate nitrogen (N) from the soil in excess of what it requires if N is available in the soil. The Corn Stalk Nitrogen Test (CSNT) provides a measure of whether the corn plant has accumulated excess nitrogen. A new protocol for s
Fact Sheet
Quirine Ketterings
Eun Hong
Greg Godwin
Sanjay Gami
Karl Gami
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
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