Posts Tagged ‘crop nutrients’

Mid-Season Side Dressing

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013
Whew, a week of sunshine and the garden looks great. The tomatoes I last blogged about last week have doubled in size, thanks to the sunshine and fertilizer. We also enjoyed our first harvest of broccoli, cauliflower and lettuce. Yum, yum! My girls gobble up this fresh produce, consuming fresh foods that are a good source of protein, vitamins, calcium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, without evening knowing how good it is for them! (more…)

Together, Our Message Races for Awareness

Monday, December 17th, 2012
At Nutrients for Life Foundation, our goal is to spread awareness about the importance of fertilizer in feeding the world. We partner with many great fertilizer companies that share our passion for educating and promoting agriculture in all of their endeavors, including their family interests. (more…)

An Agriculture Snapshot: Sweet Corn Harvest

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012
All across the United States, farmers rise with the sun, walk out the door, and into their business. I was home visiting my dad, when I had the opportunity to “rise with the sun” to pick a day’s worth of sweet corn. Once a farmer’s daughter, always a farmer’s daughter. I was happy help...with camera in hand. We were in the machine shed by 5:00 AM to do the morning chores and to get everything ready before the corn picking crew arrived at 5:30. (more…)