What is the function of zinc within a plant? Dr. Jeff Schoenau, University of Saskatchewan Professor and Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture Soil Nutrient Management Chair joins Mike Howell on this episode to discuss the role of zinc in photosynthesis, common fertilizer sources, plant availability, and soil versus foliar applications. Learn why zinc is vital for crop production and some of the practices you should consider on your farm.
Listen to The Dirt podKast — your place for the down-and-dirty agronomic science to help grow crops and bottom lines. Inspired by eKonomics, farming’s go-to information resource, and hosted by Nutrien Senior Agronomist Mike Howell, The Dirt breaks down the latest crop nutrition research and gives you actionable insights to help make better nutrient management and business decisions.