Jason Kienast

Jason is a research agronomist at 360 Yield Center, creating research protocols to test the 360 Yield Center suite of products. Jason graduated from Iowa State University with a B.S. in agronomy, and interned for three years with Farm Journal field agronomist and Crop-Tech Consulting owner, Ken Ferrie, before joining 360 Yield Center.
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A to Z of Crop Nutrients: Zinc (Zn)

As we continue to examine the micronutrients, let’s focus on Zinc. Zinc performs multiple functions in a corn plant. It is important in many enzymatic reactions and protein synthesis, and can also impact hormone production which affects growth and can cause shortened or stacked nodes. In corn, interveinal chlorosis in… Read More