District Of Columbia
Prince Edward Island
What crops do you grow? How many acres of each?
What are your average yields per acre by crop?
Are you satisfied with your yield?
If no, what are your yield goals by crop?
Are you satisfied with your crop quality?
If no, what are your crop challenges?
Do you perform regular tissue analysis during the growing season?
What tools do you use to measure plant health? (eg. refractometer, pH meter, visual, none)
When was your last soil sample analyzed?
Please describe your typical annual fertility program. % liquid, % dry.
Have you seen issues with insects?
Do you use pesticides?
Have you had a lot of issues with bacterial or fungal disease?
Do you use fungicides?
Do you have weed issues?
Do you use herbicides?
Do you plant cover crops?
If so, what kind of cover crops do you plant?
What are your crop rotations?
Is there manure on your farm?
If so, what type of manure do you use?
What tillage methods do you employ?
Do you have issues with compaction?
Do you have issues with water retention?
Have you ever tested your water source?
Is your planter equipped to apply liquid?
Is your seed drill equipped to apply liquid?
Do you have a sprayer or access to a sprayer?
What is your total annual budget for crop inputs (including any fertilizer or chemicals you currently use?)
What is most important to you in a fertility program?
What are your major challenges?
What are your goals for the upcoming season?
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