Interactive tools are available to help producers manage soils and nutrients, including manure.
Soil Information Finder Tool
Find information from soil surveys on an interactive map. Knowing about the soils is the first step to understanding the opportunities and challenges to managing nutrients successfully for crops in the field.
Soil Information Finder Tool (test version)
Soil Test Phosphorus and Potassium Converter
There are various methods for determining soil test phosphorus (P) and potassium (K). Convert soil test P and K values to “Kelowna method” values. Get fertilizer recommendations based on the “Kelowna method” values for certain forage and field vegetable crops.
- Download the Soil Test Phosphorus and Potassium Converter (XLS)
Version 2, February 2015
Ammonia Loss from Manure
Ammonia losses during manure application represent wasted nitrogen fertilizer value and harm air quality.
- Learn how to Reduce Ammonia Losses (Farmwest)