The SIX EASY STEPS nutrient management program forms the basis of current best nutrient management practice for sustainable and profitable sugarcane production in combination with environmental responsibility.
The principles of the SIX EASY STEPS are
Knowing and understanding your soils.
Understanding and managing nutrient processes and losses.
Regular soil testing.
Adopting soil-specific nutrient management guidelines.
Checking on the adequacy of nutrient inputs (e.g. leaf analysis)
Keeping good records to modify nutrient inputs when and where necessary.
"Soil - Specific Nutrient Management Guidelines for Sugarcane Production in the Isis District"
SIX EASY STEPS Nutrient Interpretation Charts for the ISIS DISTRICT