Verified FBN Member (OK)


Has anyone seen results from using Nitrogen stabilizers on 32 0 0 through a drip system?


Verified FBN Member (SD)

There are some other products that claim to help with leeching. Distinct and nutrasphere. I am unsure on their use through drip irrigation. Nutra has mixed results from universities. Maybe distinct has better trial data?

Verified FBN Member (OK)

Right, my hope is it gas some effect on leaching.

Darin Lickfeldt
FBN Agronomist
FBN Employee

Unfortunately very little research has been conducted on N stabilizer products through drip irrigation systems. The N application rate is less per acre per application through drip so the risk of N loss is less than other types of N fertilizer applications such as surface applied urea or side-dress uan. With drip you are putting down less N/A/application so the risk of significant N loss is less t...