LIQUID, NH3 OR
Recommended depth: 1"-1.5"
Use one-half the fertilizer rate and get the same tonnage as broadcasting!
Many farmers have rejuvenated their pasture by blending grass seed with the fertilizer and applying it using this method.
BENEFITS OF KNIFING VS. BROADCASTING
- Fertilizer is placed at the root zone where the plants have immediate access to nutrients.
- There is a minimal loss of product due to volatilization or erosion.
- The forage plants are rejuvenated due to the cutting action of the knife through the root system.