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Triton + 6-24-6 VS Untreated

The Novus Ag Performance Plot is growing strong! We are currently testing and documenting multiple in-furrow, 2×2 and foliar products. Contact your Novus Ag Sales Associate for a walk-through of the plot to view some of our trials. In this trial, you will see a treated strip vs an untreated strip. For the treated area, […]

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Northern Corn Leaf Blight

The Disease Triangle

Understanding When Diseases Occur Corn diseases, such as, Gray Leaf Spot and Northern Corn Leaf Blight, will began to appear late in the season. Diseases will occur when a pathogen comes in to contact with the right host crop under favorable environment conditions. The pathogen, host, and environment conditions make up the disease triangle; all […]

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The 4 R’s of Potassium

Potassium (K) is an essential plant macronutrient taken up in large quantities, like nitrogen. In plants, K does not become part of complex organic molecules. It moves as a free ion and performs many functions. Plants that are supplied with adequate K are better able to withstand stress, insect damage, and many plant diseases compared […]

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Spotting Phosphorous Deficiency

Almost every season we see fields of young purple corn in the springs, this purpling can often an early season Phosphorus (P) deficiency caused by cool weather. However, it is always a good reminder of P management. Managing Phosphorus can be difficult due to its high affinity for fixation with soil particles. 80 to 90% […]

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