Sidedressing Manure into Corn
reduced by about 50 bushels per acre when flattened with a drag hose at the V5 stage of growth. It is ... soil compaction concern, corn yields from side-dressing with manure are similar to side-dressing with ...
Nutrient Management of Forage Crops Intended for Hay
is to maintain soil test P and K between the “critical level” (minimum) and “maintenance limit” ... level before planting. The estimated amount of P 2 O 5 required to raise a soil test 1 PPM is 20 pounds ... For example, if a soil test is 100 PPM and the goal is to increase the soil test to a critical level ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 10
saturated soil for most of the month. This planting date at both Western and Northwest are between VE and ... saturated soil, like most of the state at the beginning of the week; however, the heat and wind assisted in ... drying the soil down enough to be able to plant. Table 1 displays the planting conditions for each ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 4
drying trends experienced over the last 30 days. Much of the state is reporting soil moisture between the ... Soil Temperatures and Moisture Cooler weather remained in place this past week with temperatures ... running 2-6°F below average. Overall, daily average soil temperatures are slightly warmer than they were ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 11
herbicide options for corn. Additionally, soybean has a greater risk of injury from preemergence herbicides. ... This risk is increased following wet weather and cool temperatures, conditions that are common early in ... 2 had emergence problems. However, this crop is between VE and VC. At the Northwest Research Station, ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 8
temperatures were at or above 50°F. However, at the Northwest location, soil temperatures were at 48°F the day ... planting. When observing average soil temperatures over the last three weeks, the average is steady between ... calculations. Location Planting date 2-inch soil temperature (between planting-May 1) Air Temperature (between ...
Lep Monitoring Network Update #4 – Trap Counts for BCW, AMW and ECB-IA
summer. Counties with high trap numbers should continue to monitor for BCW larvae after corn is planted, ...
Fungicide and Insecticide at Flowering: Is This Really Warranted?
scab forecasting system (https://www.wheatscab.psu.edu/), the risk for head scab development has been ... forecasting system to determine if the risk for scab is increasing as the crop continues to flower in the ...
And Now….There’s No Rain – Reminders About Residual Herbicides
emerge before herbicide can be moved down into the soil, reducing the degree of control that residual ... emerge at or just below the soil surface, but not larger-seeded weeds that can emerge from ... deeper. Herbicide on the soil surface will usually become active once enough rain occurs, even if it doesn't ...
Grant feeds effort to convert food waste into valuable products
industrial food processing companies, which often incur high disposal costs. The team aims to develop a waste ... foster partnerships between industry and universities for the mutual benefit of both parties and the ...