University of Kentucky) "A risk of contracting Salmonella from chicks is always present. However, the ... risk can be reduced by avoiding contact with feces from these animals, carefully washing hands with ...
Corn Pest Management
plant stand can occur. Fields with the highest risk of seedcorn maggots have high organic matter (for ... highest risk for both high rootworm populations and Bt resistance, since adults tend to mate and lay ... hybrids with high levels of resistance to these diseases are available. Review the level of resistance ...
soils, do not interplant more seed unless the number of plants per foot of row is less than 45 percent of ... For light-colored soils, do not interplant unless the number of plants per foot of row is less than 60 ... 7.5-inch wide rows is 2.8 seeds per foot of row. If the soil in the field is dark in color and good ...
Mites present in high levels in middle and lower canopy. There are relatively few products available ... start to build until mid-July or reach economic levels until August. Soybean aphids have ... of Minnesota to evaluate spider mite damage in soybean, with treatment recommended at level 3: No ...
Agricultural Fertilizer Applicator Certification Training and Testing Option
certificate is required by the Ohio Department of Agriculture when you apply fertilizer to more than 50 acres ... no distinction between commercial and private fertilizer applicators: both certify or recertify in an ... forms at the end of the meeting. Testing: Pass the Agricultural Fertilizer Applicator Test at an ODA ...
2022 Award Winners
in March. Below is a list of the award winners and a high-resolution image of the group. Award ... Years of Volunteer Service 45 Years of Volunteer Service 50 Years of Volunteer Service ...
Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer
phosphorus level for forage legumes is 30 to 50 ppm Mehlich-3 and for grasses 20 to 30 ppm Mehlich-3. The ... optimal soil potassium level is 120 to 170 ppm for most of our soils. Check herbicide history of field. ... contact. Be aware that too much tillage depletes soil moisture and increases the risk of soil crusting. ...
Robotics with LEGO Mindstorms EV3
a computer and high speed internet. Files and videos that support the activities are available HERE. 508 ... Robotics 2: EV3N More —Use this ONLY if you already have access to an EV3 kit. This advanced-level project, ... Project book 508 Robotics 2: EV3N More is available for download. Youth need access to a computer and high ...
How Climate Affects Corn Production
low humidity, evaporation demand on a crop is high and a high amount of available soil moisture must ... being around 32 degrees Fahrenheit and high-end ones being around 112 degrees Fahrenheit. Growth ... temperatures for growth vary between day and night, as well as over the entire growing season. For example, ...
Nutrient Value of Wheat Straw
also influenced by soil moisture and temperature. Since mineralization is a microbial-driven process, ...