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 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 ...
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, ...
STEAM students enjoy a day at South Centers
projects including long cane raspberry production, tabletop-grown and high tunnel strawberries, hops, and ...
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, ...
May is here, planting considerations for corn and soybean
temperatures reach the 50°F mark is recommended. We recommend measuring ½- 2 inches below the soil surface in ... planting may have a higher risk of herbicide exposure. Higher risk of losses from soil crusting at greater ... start for the same period before. Figure 1. Soil temperature measurement and germinated soybean and corn ...
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 ...
FABE Post-Doctoral Scholar Places First in the 2023 CFAES Research Forum and Poster Competition
levels in the college, including undergraduate students, graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, and ... applications. To address this issue, a new type of valve called an air-piloted PWM pinch valve was tested. This ... components, which prevents the pesticides from causing malfunctions. Tests were conducted to compare the ...