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Sensors aid in nitrogen application to corn

by Wayne Flanary, 660-446-3724

The Agricultural Research Service along with University of Missouri researchers have been working on using sensors to measure the light reflected from corn as it is growing in the field to determine the amount of nitrogen to apply since 2004. This research is focused on applying nitrogen only where it is needed in the field. The corn plant’s early season color is the best indicator of

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