Renewable Farming

Month: April 2021

How BioEnsure and BioTango help your crops endure dry summer stress

The April 27 U.S. Drought Monitor map shows “abnormally dry” conditions creeping eastward from the Southwest and Plains states into Iowa and the Eastern Corn Belt. Here’s an inexpensive array of “endophyte” microbes you can foliar-apply to enhance drought tolerance. April 30, 2021  Carefully selected beneficial bacteria and fungi which live inside your crop, between the cells, have …

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12 ways you can raise yields with more effective foliar sprays

Robust prices for corn, beans and wheat — but breathtaking costs for fertilizer and many crop protection products — create a powerful incentive for enhancing your foliar spray program with WakeUP.  April 29, 2021  The University of Nebraska’s Dr. Roch Gaussoin could be labeled the “dean” of foliar feeding. His staff researched this technology for years and found these foliar-feeding …

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Seven ways WakeUP enhances your in-furrow and foliar nutrient programs

In 2009, Renewable Farming LLC was the first to document how the colloidal micelle technology of WakeUP enhances foliar-sprayed nutrient absorption and translocation. Renewable Farming has proven this with hundreds of tissue tests and yield checks the past 10 years. Based on field research, we’ve built two unique formulations: WakeUP Spring accelerates root growth, and …

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Beware of a fatal flaw in some “Regenerative Farming” programs

It has taken 30 years, but major farm media are publishing excited reports on how healthier soil raises greater profits per acre. But many of these “sustainable” systems fail to deal with a critical vulnerability: Dependence on toxic weedkillers.  April 24, 2021 By Jerry Carlson   Consider this three-year comparison between conventional NPK-intensive farms and biologically focused crop rotation farms. …

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Another specific reason to be grateful you’re out in open country

On Feb. 22 we listed a dozen reasons why living on your farm is the best location, and the best business, through the pandemic and intensifying cultural upheaval in America. Here’s another very specific benefit — let’s dub it our “Earth Day Special” since today is National Earth Day. April 22, 2021  When you’re out on …

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How to add $10 to $25 per acre profit this season — with WakeUP

Stronger new-crop grain prices make another 4 to 5 bu. per acre worth including $2 to $3.50 worth of WakeUP per acre. A decade of farmer experience with WakeUP shows this: If your in-furrow or foliar nutrients regularly enhance yield 5 bu. per acre, including WakeUP adds another 4 bu. yield because of increased nutrient absorption and crop metabolism.  …

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Regenerative farming advocate urges reversal of industrial pork production

Dr. Joseph Mercola, America’s No. 1 online health advocate, is launching a broad-based campaign for “Regenerative Agriculture.” His alliance includes global activists for healthy agriculture such as India’s Vandana Shiva.  April 13, 2021 Dr. Mercola has repeatedly challenged the Centers for Disease Control and World Health Organization about their Covid-19 mask mandates, lockdowns and urging global vaccines — …

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An inexpensive way to protect your crops against dry weather this season

Profitable prices for corn, soybeans and wheat underscore the importance of high yields this season. But seasonal forecasts are raising the odds of a second year of dry-weather stress in the Upper Midwest. That stress could roll eastward into the eastern Corn Belt this summer. (See NOAH map below.)  April 7, 2021  The rising chance of June-August …

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Spraytec Impulse plus WakeUP: Mobilizing minerals and biostimulants in one package

Spraytec, a major Brazilian crop nutrition manufacturer, has invested years of experience overcoming Brazil’s mineral deficient soils. Now they’re offering a broad-spectrum mineral and biostimulant blend, Impulse, to help American farmers insure crops against hidden mineral hunger. Most Midwest soils are adequate in basic NPK, but often deficient in yield-limiting micronutrients such as boron, manganese or …

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2020 global field trials again confirm yield gains with Vitazyme biostimulant

Here’s where you can download and read the 2020 field test results of Vitazyme — probably the most thoroughly proven biostimulant in agriculture. In previous years, our Renewable Farming field trials have shown how WakeUP and Vitazyme work naturally together to boost yields 5%, 10% and sometimes more. April 2, 2021 For several years we’ve worked with …

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