New USDA AFRI Award Brings the Power of High Throughput Phenotyping to Perennial Crops
High-Throughput Phenotyping for Coffee Yield, Physiological Performance and Disease Resistance” and will be funded ... high-throughput phenotyping (HTP) techniques to coffee breeding through the integration of hyper-spectral ... which is grown in widely diverse biophysical environments and agronomic systems. This highly ...
Rapeseed as a Cover Crop in Ohio
25–Oct. 19 Upright growth habit: 3–5 feet Preferred soil pH: 5.5–8.0 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover ... efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/#/state/OH/documents/section=4&folder=-6. Performance Dry matter yield = 1,000–2,500 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly ... crop rapeseed. Nitrogen scavenger Very good Soil builder Good Erosion fighter Very good Weed fighter ...
Radish as a Cover Crop in Ohio
Upright growth habit: 12–18 inches Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.5 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop ... efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/#/state/OH/documents/section=4&folder=-6. Performance Dry matter = 1,200–3,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent ... Very good Soil builder Good Weed fighter Very good Grazing Good Quick growth Very good Cash crop ...
Sunflower as a Cover Crop in Ohio
average): May 20–Sept. 6 Upright growth habit: 2–10 feet Preferred soil pH: 6.0–7.5 Table 1. Rating the ... Performance Dry matter = 1,000–5,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent on ... for grazing and wildlife. The taproot of sunflower reaches deep to improve soil structure. It is ...
Developing Phosphorus and Potassium Recommendations for Field Crops
+ (0.05 x CEC))] + (YP x CR) + 20 CL is the critical level (100 ppm at a CEC of 10), STL is the soil test ... test results are based on soil calibration studies that correlate soil test levels to crop yield ... crop (buildup stage). Once soil test values reach the critical soil test level, a maintenance approach ...
Japanese Millet as a Cover Crop in Ohio
habit: 2–4 feet Preferred soil pH: 5.5–7.5 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop Japanese millet. Heat ... efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/#/state/OH/documents/section=4&folder=-6. Performance Dry matter = 1,500–3,500 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent ... cutting increases root penetration. Japanese millet tolerates wet soils, flooding, and ponding. Japanese ...
Grapevine Nutrient Management: Petiole Sampling and Analysis
availability. However, there is a poor relationship between soil and plant nutrient levels. While a soil may be ... adequate levels of another nutrient while the soil test indicates a deficiency. This poor relationship may ... Manganese (Mn) 25–1,000 ppm 3 31–150 ppm Iron (Fe) 30–100 ppm 31–50 ppm Copper (Cu) 5–15 ppm 5–15 ppm Boron ...
Hairy Vetch as a Cover Crop in Ohio
habit: 3–7 feet Preferred soil pH: 5.5–7.5 Table 1. Rating the traits of cover crop hairy vetch. Drought ... Performance Dry matter = 1,800–4,000 lb. per acre, per year Biomass quantity is highly dependent on ... range, and cold or fluctuating winters Grows best on well-drained soils Does not host sugar beet cyst ...
5 mol/m2/d during overcast winter short day conditions. Greenhouse structure and glazing would cut 30-50% of ... However, as strawberry often shows cyclic production (flushes) with a gap between, the slope for a shorter ... conventional lighting such as high pressure sodium lamps has an energy-to-photon conversion around 1.0 – 1.7 ...
2023 FABE Student Scholarship and Awards Banquet Results
scholarships were also given out, totaling 69 students and over $126,000 on a departmental level. Finally, the ...