Koch Agronomic Services Looking Ahead

Leah GuffeyAGROTAIN, Audio, Koch, NAFB, Nutrient Management

At the 70th Annual Convention of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting and on the Trade Talk floor I stopped in to see our friends from Koch Agronomic Services to find out what’s new in their world. Vice President for North American Sales Ron Rustom tells me about the acquisition of new companies and how Koch looks to become the … Read More

Nitrogen Loss Really Stinks

Cindy ZimmermanAGROTAIN, Nutrient Management, Video

You have to smell it to believe it – nitrogen loss really, really stinks. Kerry Overton with Koch Agronomic Services treated unsuspecting visitors to his booth at the Ag Media Summit InfoExpo to the “here, smell this” experience. Gotta tell you, it was gross, but it made the point. The solution to nitrogen loss? AGROTAIN® nitrogen stabilizer products. Find out … Read More

Scientific Integrity Important to Koch Agronomic

Chuck ZimmermanAg Connect Expo, Agribusiness, AGROTAIN, Audio, Fertilizer

Koch Agronomic Services is on display here at AG CONNECT Expo. I visited with Greg Schwab, Director of Agronomy (pictured with the company team), to learn what he’s talking to farmer attendees about. Greg says the company has grown tremendously in the last two years with multiple acquisitions to add to their product lineup. One of the key issues he’s … Read More

Winner of No‐Till Product of the Year

Melissa SandfortAgribusiness, AGROTAIN

For eight years running, readers of No-Till Farmer magazine have voted AGROTAIN nitrogen stabilizer by Koch Agronomic Services the top product in the fertility/soil amendments category. Allen Sutton, who was on the product development team for AGROTAIN stabilizer, accepted the award on behalf of Koch at the National No‐Tillage Conference in Indianapolis. AGROTAIN stabilizer is a great fit in no‐till … Read More

2012 Conservation in Action Tour in Mississippi

Cindy ZimmermanAGROTAIN, Audio, Conservation, CTIC

The Conservation Technology Information Center (CTIC) has announced their 2012 Conservation in Action Tour and it’s going to be done “southern style” in the Mississippi Delta region. CTIC Executive Director Karen Scanlon says they will host the event on May 31 near Tunica, Miss., which will include educational field visits, technology demonstrations and opportunities to speak directly with growers about … Read More

Doing Precision Conservation In Illinois

Chuck ZimmermanAg Group, AGROTAIN, Audio, Conservation, CTIC, Education, Fertilizer

This week I participated in the Conservation Technology Information Center’s Indian Creek Watershed Project field tour. Several bus loads of participants visited Livingston County, IL area farms to see and hear how they are implementing best management practices for things like nutrient management. One of the people working on the project with CTIC and a presenter is Harold Reetz. I … Read More