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Preventing Nitrate Toxicity in Cattle 
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UT experts talk about the danger of nitrate toxicity and how you can prevent it on your farm.


 
  

Soil Testing 
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If youíre looking for a healthy garden or green grass, itís good to know the content of your soil. UT Extension offers inexpensive soil tests, and itís all done in a special lab in Nashville.


 
  

Ag Year Preview 
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Spring is almost here, and itís just about time for Tennessee farmers to plant their 2012 crops. All indications are - things are looking good for producers, following what was a good year in 2011.


 
  

High Input Costs 
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Food prices have been going up, but so are the production costs for farmers who grow what we eat. Farm expenses are at record highs for Tennessee row-crop producers.

   

Publications

Using clovers to replace fertilizer.  Bates, G. E.  2012.  TCA Cattle Business, Feb 2012.

Characterization of nutrient embeded biochar-pellet as a slow-releasing fertilizer.  Kim, P.C., A. M. Johnson, and N. Labbe.  2012.  Sun Grant national conference meeting, New Orleans, LA.

Using poultry litter as a fertilizer.  Walker, F. R.  2012.  Newsarticle, UT Extension Web packet article.

Smooth crabgrass control with F9001 SC and F9001 on fertilizer.  Brosnan, J. T., and G. K. Breeden.  2011.  University of Tennessee Turfgrass Weed Science Annual Research Report. pp. 24-26.

Yellow nutsedge control with F9001 SC and F9001 on fertilizer.  Brosnan, J. T., and G. K. Breeden.  2011.  University of Tennessee Turfgrass Weed Science Annual Research Report. pp. 93-94.

Goosegrass control with F9001 SC and F9001 on fertilizer.  Brosnan, J. T., and G. K. Breeden.  2010.  University of Tennessee Turfgrass Weed Science Annual Research Report. pp. 54-56.

Yellow nutsedge control with F9001 SC and F9001 on fertilizer.  Brosnan, J. T., and G. K. Breeden.  2010.  University of Tennessee Turfgrass Weed Science Annual Research Report. pp. 114-116.

Soil and Plant Monitoring of Nitrogen as Management Tools for Nitrogen Fertilization and TSNA Reduction in Burley Tobacco.  Frame, W. H., H. P. Denton, H. J. Savoy, and R. D. Miller.  2009.  MS thesis. Plant Sciences Department. University of Tennessee.

Very High Soil Test Phosphorus And Starter Fertilizer.  Osmond, D. L., A. M. Johnson, S. Cahill, and D. H. Hardy.  2007.  ASA, CSSA, SSSA Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, Nov. 4-8.

Very High Soil Phosphorus And Starter Fertilizer.  Osmond, D. L., A. M. Johnson, S. Cahill, and D. H. Hardy.  2007.  Poster presented at the Southern Extension Research Activity and Information Exchange Group-17 Annual Meeting, Fayetteville, AR. July 11-13.

Changes In Plant-Available Nitrogen And Phosphorus In Soils Treated With Animal Manures And Commercial Fertilizer.  T. J. Sauer, J. L. Kovar, A. N. Sharpley, J. L. Hatfield, M. L. Thompson, N. S. Eash, K. J. Fermanich, and J. M. Novak.  2001.  National Environmental Symposium in Kansas City, MO, Nov. 13-15.