Battle for the Belt: Episode 5
150 soil (temperatures tracked in the soil, not in the air)-accumulated growing degree days (GDDs) ... after planting to get 50% emergence, with 90% emergence occurring by 180 soil GDDs. This was consistent ... is affected by soil moisture and temperature. Seeds will imbibe water from the soil and swell and ...
FABE Post-Doctoral Scholar Places Third in 2023 CFAES Research Forum Poster Competition
range of research conducted at different academic levels in the college, including undergraduate ... participating in field experiments conducted in Ames Iowa this summer to test these ML models and focus them on ...
Waterhemp on The Rise
distribution of problematic weed species across the state. Transects are driven through the top 45-50 soybean ... combined across rating levels. Information about this was covered in a previous C.O.R.N. article. Waterhemp ... increases the risk of developing herbicide resistance (Nordby et al. 2007). Across the US, waterhemp has ...
Sunn Hemp as a Cover Crop in Ohio
on planting/termination dates and precipitation. Total nitrogen = 50–150 lb. of N per acre (not ... average): June 10–Aug. 16 Upright growth habit: 3–9 feet Preferred soil pH: 6.5–7.5 Table 1. Rating the ... efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/#/state/OH/documents/section=4&folder=-6. Performance Dry matter = 1,000–4,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent ...
On Our Watchlist: Seedcorn Maggot and Alfalfa Weevil
to planting. The nice rotty smell attracts the adult flies to lay eggs in the soil, which hatch into ... soils the seeds will be slow to germinate and there is a greater likelihood that the seed coating will ... incorporated into the new growth. But if the seed sits in the soil too long before germinating, much of the ...
Triticale as a Cover Crop in Ohio
Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop triticale. Heat tolerance Good Drought ... (pure live seed) Broadcast without incorporation 50–90 lb./acre (pure live seed) Additional planting ... Performance Dry matter = 2,000–5,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent on ...
Field Pea/Winter Pea as a Cover Crop in Ohio
growth habit that can spread 2–4 feet Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop ... based on specific variety Planting Drilled at 1–1½ inches 50–80 lb./acre (pure live seed) Broadcast with ... Additional planting information: 1,800 seeds per lb. (highly variable; adjust seeding rate accordingly) ...
Cowpea as a Cover Crop in Ohio
to climbing growth habit Preferred soil pH: 5.5–6.5 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop cowpea. ... Excellent Winter survival Winter-killed Planting Drilled at 1–1½ inches 50–90 lb./acre (pure live seed) ... = 2,500–4,500 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent on planting/termination dates and ...
Cereal Rye as a Cover Crop in Ohio
midwestcovercrops.org/selector-tool/. Identification Blue-green leaves Hairs on leaf sheath, unlike wheat Small- to medium ... establishment window: July 2–Nov. 1 Upright growth habit: 3–6 feet Preferred soil pH: 5.0–7.0 Table 1. Rating ... dependable than drilling or broadcasting with incorporation. Use a low seeding rate for areas with sandy soil ...
Drones for Spraying Pesticides- Part 2: Opportunities and Challenges
sprayer to get in the field, the sprayer is likely to cause a significant level of soil compaction ... soil is too wet, which happens frequently in some parts of Ohio, 5) drone spraying may be the best ... choice to avoid soil compaction and crop damage caused by ground equipment traffic when spraying fields ...