BETTER CROPS
WITH PLANT FOOD
XCII (92) 2008, No. 3
Fundamentals of Fertilizer Economics Emphasized
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Principles of Allocating Funds across Nutrients
T. Scott Murrell and Tom W. Bruulsema
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Balanced Fertility Still Pays in Irrigated Corn (North America)
Mike Stewart, Steve Phillips, Terry Kastens, and Dietrich Kastens
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High Fertilizer Prices: What Can Be Done? (Northern Latin America)
José Espinosa and Juan Pablo García
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IPNI Crop Nutrient Deficiency Photo Contest—2008
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Raúl E. Jaramillo Joins Staff of IPNI as Deputy Director, Northern Latin America
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Harmandeep Singh Khurana Joins Staff of IPNI as Deputy Director, India Program—West Zone
11
Nutrient Management within a Wheat-Maize Rotation System (North Central China)
Hongting Wang, Ping He, Bin Wang, Pingping Zhao, and Hongmei Guo
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Tropical Fruits of Brazil Publication Available from IPI
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International Plant Nutrition Colloquium Set for August 2009
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Soils Exhibit Featured at Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History
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Corn Fertilizer Decisions in a High-Priced Market (North America)
Tom W. Bruulsema and T. Scott Murrell
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Optimizing Nutrient Use in Low Fertility Tropical Soils In Times of High Fertilizer Prices (Brazil)
Luís I. Prochnow
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Optimizing Cotton Profitability with Efficient Nutrient Use
Steve Phillips, Mike Stewart, and C.S. Snyder
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Soil Testing and Balanced Fertilization Perform Critical Roles in a High-Priced Market (Pampas of Argentina)
Fernando García
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Food Production and Economics of Fertilizer Use — Tracking the Returns in a Grain Crop (Northern Great Plains)
Tom Jensen
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Economic Viability of Site-Specific Nutrient Management in Rice-Wheat Cropping System (India)
V.K. Singh, K.N. Tiwari, M.S. Gill, S.K. Sharma, B.S. Dwivedi, A.K. Shukla, and P.P. Mishra
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Conversion Factors for USA System and Metric Units
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IPNI Supports New Professorship to Explore Link Between Fertilizer and Nutrients
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Fertilizer Still Pays
Terry L. Roberts
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