Wheat School: The Benefits of Starter Fertilizer in Ontario

What kind of benefit if any can we expect to see from placing fertilizer in with our seed? The question we lead off with in this episode of the Wheat School is:

Starter fertilizer: Myth or Real?

What follows is a solid case for the benefits of starter fertilizer from OMAFRA Cereal Expert Peter Johnson. Peter covers all aspects of starter fertilizer in this episode, from how much to what kind to what yield benefits can be shown. I caught up with him at Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show in Woodstock Ontario.

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Shaun Haney

Shaun grew up on a family seed farm in Southern Alberta. Haney Farms produces, conditions and retails wheat, barley, canola and corn seed. Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. @shaunhaney

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