Extension Ag Update
January/February 2011
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Nutrient Deficiencies and Application Injuries in Field Crops
John Sawyer, Extension Specialist, Iowa State University
Color photos and descriptions aid in identifying nutrient deficiencies and injury due to fertilizer to accurately diagnose symptoms for corn, soybeans, alfalfa, and winter wheat.

Herbicide Premix Calculators, University of Illinois
“It’s no secret that the introduction of novel herbicide active ingredients has slowed recently, but that at the same time a plethora of premix products has proliferated. Herbicide premixes often can be confusing with respect to component active ingredients, product equivalents, application rates, etc. These interactive tables were designed to allow users to determine equivalent application rates of various herbicide premixes.”