Select Two:


info icon
To save a configuration, type in a save name and click save. To load or delete a configuration, select one from the drop down menu and click the appropriate button. Configurations you save are not visible to other users and won't be visible if you are using the site on a different device. This feature will not work if your browser is blocking local storage. Clearing your browser history and/or cache will delete these saves.

Crop Share Lease:

info icon
If you have a lease for which the percent of the crop revenue you receive is different from the percent of the nitrogen fertilizer you pay for, enter that information here. See the glossary for more information.

Lbs N applied at max. net revenue:



If you do not see a graph or slider bars, try updating your browser (especially Internet Explorer). Also make sure no content is being blocked from running.


Applied Nitrogen (Lbs/Acre)  info icon

This is actual pounds applied nitrogen, not pounds of fertilizer. See glossary for more information.


Because of variance of soil depth, texture, climate, and management practices, actual nitrogen needed to optimize yield and/or revenue on your farm may vary from what is predicted here.

To adjust the values below, either move the slider bar or type the desired value into the gray box next to the slider bar.

Soil Nitrate (Lbs/Acre):

info icon
Nitrate already in the top 3ft. of soil.

Organic Matter (%):

info icon
The % of OM in the top 6 inches of soil. Generally, higher OM contributes more available nitrogen to the soils.

Yield Goal (Bushels/Acre):

info icon
Your average spring wheat yield. See glossary for more information.

Wheat Price for 14% Protein Spring Wheat ($/Bushel):

info icon
Price paid per bushel for spring wheat with exactly 14% protein content.

Nitrogen Price Per Pound of Active Ingredient ($/Lb):

info icon
Note that price per pound of active ingredient does not typically equal price per pound of fertilizer. See glossary for more information.

Protein Discount Per One Quarter Point ($/.25%):

info icon
Discount for each quarter-percentage point decrease in protein content under 14%.

Protein Premium Per One Quarter Point ($/.25%):

info icon
Premium paid per quarter-percentage point increase in protein content over 14%, up to 17% protein.
Current Montana Grain Report (AMS)