Whilst the area of crops receiving sulphur fertiliser is increasing, we still believe it is smaller than it should be. Micro nutrients are also important for growth and targeted applications to deficient areas will help maximise yield.
There is an array of nutrition products available, both solid and liquid, giving real scope to deliver an optimal crop nutrition programme for the whole farm. Make sure you understand the legislation which impacts on crop nutrition to stay compliant.
Finally, it is vital that fertilisers are applied correctly. Poor application can undo all your hard work and planning.
A combination of well maintained and calibrated machines and quality fertiliser products will achieve the most consistent spreading patterns. Liquid fertiliser gives the most accuracy, especially with wider tramlines