Soil Science Videos

  • Chafer Stream Bars - Post Applying Liquid Nitrogen to Wheat To Boost Yield Potential - Video

    Here is a short video which shows the Chafer Multi-Rate Stream Bars in action on a Case sprayer. They are seen streaming liquid N into a wheat canopy using 20" (1/2 M) bars. We had good growing conditions early this spring (2013), which raised the yield potential above what we fertilized for early this spring. So on this farm, additional N was required to bridge the gap between what we applied ...


    By Ohio Valley Ag (OVA)

  • Why is 2015 the International Year of Soils?

    Dr Barry Rawlins from the British Geological Survey gives an introduction as to why soils are important to us all and introduces 2015 the International Year of Soils. The British Society of Soil Science is an established international membership organisation and charity committed to the study of soil in its widest aspects. It is funded primarily through subscriptions and income from ...

  • Non-Selective Applicators for Palmer Amaranth Control -Video

    Eric P. Prostko, Ph.D. Professor and Extension Weed Specialist Department of Crop and Soil Sciences at the University of Georgia, discusses non-selective herbicide applicators to control herbicide resistant weeds. The 2010 Pigposium conference on herbicide resistant weeds was sponsored by the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture, Delta Farm Press, and The Arkansas Soybean Promotion ...


    By Smucker Manufacturing Inc.

  • Biochar Soil Amendment - Illinois Sustainable Technology Center

    Over the summer of 2010 outside of Champaign, IL, ISTC scientists used biochar as a soil amendment on a test plot of corn. The project was sponsored by the Illinois Department of Agriculture and the Sustainable Agriculture Grant Program. For more information about ISTC's involvement in biochar, please visit ...

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