Making 4R Nutrient Stewardship a priority

Brownfield’s Meghan Grebner talks with farmers Brandon and Austin Kliethermes about some of the top issues facing the nation’s farmers.

Brandon and Austin were one of 5 farm families and their retailers who were recognized for their commitment to implementing fertilizer management practices that incorporate the principles of 4R Nutrient Stewardship and have demonstrated economic and environmental benefits.

Now in its 11th year, the 4R Advocate program demonstrates the in-field successes of implementing 4R practices based on the right source, rate, time, and placement of fertilizer.


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