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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Warmer Weather Ahead
week in the 60s and 70s for highs followed by a cool down later in the week with highs in 50s to near ... bring periods of windy weather for the first half of April. Normal high temperatures are now 55 ... a big surge of warmer weather starting about next Thursday for a solid week which could push high ...
Using Soil Tests Phosphorus Results to Identify Agronomic and Conservation Needs
chance of more than 0.5 inches of rainfall. Soil Test Phosphorous (STP) values are above 50 PPM Mehlich ... water quality. Fields with Soil Test Phosphorus (STP) levels two to three times higher than the ... Between 20-40 PPM (or 30-50 PPM if wheat/alfalfa are in the rotation) Greater than 50 PPM More detailed ...
Congratulations to Student Award Winners!
within their respective fields. 2023 Recipients: Kate Beran- ATI Crop Management and Soil Conversation, ...