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Drought-stressed corn last year means leftover nitrogen for 2004

Farmers in parts of Missouri that were parched last summer had lower corn yields than normal, and a University of Missouri agronomist said one result has been nitrogen-fertilizer carryover in many of the hardest-hit fields.

“A wide swath of Missouri, from the northwest corner down to central Missouri, received very little rain during the peak water uptake time for corn,” said Peter Scharf, MU associate professor of agronomy. “Corn yields

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