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Farm Profile: Precision Nutrient Management on J&K Dairy in Sunnyside, WA

Jason Sheehan enlists the help of agronomic professionals to precisely manage nutrients on his dairy farm in Sunnyside, WA. He is able to know how much nitrogen is applied to his fields through regular sample analysis and through flow meters which record the manure volume. His fields are mapped into zones which are determined based on differences in nutrient status in addition to yield records from previous years as well as soil survey layers. This technology allows Jason and his team to work together to efficiently manage farm nutrients saving both time and money, while being responsible stewards of their land. Watch the video below to get a glimpse of the how folks make decisions when it comes to growing crops, responsibly managing soil nutrients, and feeding cows on J&K dairy.