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Yara is the world's crop nutrition leader with over 100 years of experience. In collaboration with customers and partners, Yara grows knowledge to responsibly feed the world and protect the planet, to fulfill its vision of a collaborative society, a world without hunger and a planet respected.

Our crop nutrition solutions and precision farming offerings allow farmers to increase yields and improve product quality while reducing environmental impact.

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Yara is the world's crop nutrition leader with over 100 years of experience. In collaboration with customers and partners, Yara grows knowledge to responsibly feed the world and protect the planet, to fulfill its vision of a collaborative society, a world without hunger and a planet respected.

Our crop nutrition solutions and precision farming offerings allow farmers to increase yields and improve product quality while reducing environmental impact.

    Nitrogen Use Efficiency - Why Should We Care?

    Nitrogen Use Efficiency - Why Should We Care?

    Nitrogen is a very important nutrient for growing crops and can be one of the most expensive inputs.  Using this valuable input efficiently can help with overall crop health and environmental sustainability.   Dr. Rob Mikkelsen, Yara North America's Director of Agronomic Services, helps us understand more about how to use nitrogen efficiently and profitably.

    • 21 min
    Drought Tools: Reducing Drought Stress with Healthier Soils with Dr. Karl Wyant

    Drought Tools: Reducing Drought Stress with Healthier Soils with Dr. Karl Wyant

    There is a connection between microbiomes, soil health/structure, and drought resilience.  Dr. Karl Wyant, VP of Ag Science at Heliae Agriculture helps us understand how to build healthier soils that can

    mitigate drought stress
    improve water holding capacity
    improve erosion resistance
    improve nutrient use
    sequester carbon
    reduce externalities 
    improve profits

    • 34 min
    What is this Carbon Marketplace We Keep Hearing About?

    What is this Carbon Marketplace We Keep Hearing About?

    Everywhere you turn, you bump into talk about carbon market, carbon footprint, carbon credits, etc.  What does all this mean and why is it important to us in agriculture?

    Carbon footprint is the total greenhouse gas emissions caused by an individual, event, organization, service, place or product, expressed as carbon dioxide equivalent.  Agriculture is responsible for 10% of the greenhouse gas emissions 

    • 28 min
    Helping Our Plants During Heat Stress

    Helping Our Plants During Heat Stress

    The Pacific Northwest and many other areas are experiencing record high temperatures.  How does heat stress and water stress affect plants?  What can we do to manage these plants through these stressful times?

    Jimmy Ridgeway and Kacey Kiehn, Regional Sales Managers, help us grow our knowledge.

    Learn more from this recent article, "Heat Stress: Let Calcium Help"

    Download and use Yara's Farm Water Advisor FREE!   Download it here

    • 19 min
    EP 4 Drought Tools - Sebastian Braum

    EP 4 Drought Tools - Sebastian Braum

    The days of limitless water are far behind us. Our guest, Dr. Sebastian Braum, talks about the improvement in the irrigation equipment being installed and that we now need to improve how we use this equipment.

    Dr. Braum is the Director of Agronomy at Farm(x) and a soil scientist.  He is experienced in nutrient management, irrigation and soil management.

    Download and use Yara's Farm Water Advisor FREE!  Download it here

    • 42 min
    Drought Tools - with Dr. Tim Ellsworth

    Drought Tools - with Dr. Tim Ellsworth

    Dr. Tim Ellsworth is a professor at West Hills College in California.  He has expertise in soil science, geology and irrigation.  Tim joins us to talk about how irrigation can improve plant health and yield, what effects the drought might have on crops and tactics that might be implemented if you are dealing with a deficit of water.

    If you are looking to learn more visit our podcast web site and click on the show notes for this podcast.
    Download and use Yara's Farm Water Advisor FREE!  Download it he

    • 44 min

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Yara Crop Nutrition Pod Cast

Practical knowledge to increase farm profits and yields.

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Great podcast!

Every time I listen to a Yara podcast I come away with another nugget of knowledge. Most episodes are 20-30 minutes long which is perfect for on the go and keeping material clear and concise. Keep them coming!

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