We are proud to partner with Crop Care Consulting's agronomy team!. Crop Care Consulting offers a full range of programs and services that can be tailored to your farming needs.
Program includes soil and tissue tests, Your field will be scouted about every 10 to 14 days or as required throughout the growing season.
Composite soil testing with tissue sampling and record keeping. Analysis is provided by lab.
Program includes the Nutrient Management Program plus 7 days to 2 week field scouts throughout the season. Fields are scouted from pre-planting until harvest looking at weeds, insects, diseases, nutrients, general crop and soil health and other crop production issues.
In crop weed, disease and insect scouting with recommendations provided.
Crop Care Consulting uses a variety of vehicles outfitted with RTK gps & Soil Optix instruments to accurately map 350+ data points per acre across each field.
Soil Optix measures the naturally emitting radiation of your top 20-30 cm layer of soil. This information is also geographically logged.
Soil sample locations are identified and taken to calibrate each map. Each Soil Optix map utilizes both Soil Optix radiation readings and Soil Sample results identified by trusted soil labs.
Producers are provided 45+ Soil Optix Maps for each field. Producers than have the ability to build Variable Rate Programs for seed, fertilizer and other nutrient applications, tailored to the specific soil conditions across the planting area
Crop Care Consulting offers Site Specific Precision Soil Sampling in 5, 2 and 1 acre patterns. Our years of trials and research have shown on average a 10-20% increase in yields and 8% increase in quality on grains, a 10% increase in Canola. 10 years of Potato research has yielded an average of 37 cwt or $302 per acre return. Our maps allow us to manage variability with fertilizer, lime, irrigation and seed.
A complete nutrient map is produced of your fields with organic matter, pH (above), potassium, magnesium and calcium with cation exchange capacity, phosphorus, K/Mg ratio, E.C., nitrogen, sulfur and include indexes of the above nutrients.