Citizen Science for Great Lakes Cover Crops- Spring 2023 Recruitment
Project Description: The Soil & Agroecosystems Lab at the University of Michigan is seeking ... A 15-minute online survey asking questions about soil conditions and management practices for your cover crop ... $50 per cover cropped field (for up to two fields) and a personalized cover crop performance report, ...
Vernal Pool Exploration at Coyote Run
hike. Boots are highly advised, and please dress for the weather. Registration is limited. Registration: ...
Land Selection and Preparation
Wheat grows well in a range of soil types; however, well-drained soils with medium to fine texture ... maximum winter survival and yield potential. Drilled, medium-season soybean varieties, planted early yield ... depth (1.5 inches). Do not plant into soils that are too wet and monitor planting depth when the soil is ...
Weather Update: A Warm and Wet Start to 2023
Wednesday with rain showers likely but high temperatures well above average in the 50s and 60s. Cooler air ... 60s for many locations set daily record highs heading into the New Year, as moisture returned to the ... soil moisuture start to recover, though further improvements are needed ahead of the upcoming planting ...
New Pesticide Applicator Training- March 15, 2023
(Category 6c). Attendees will choose between Industrial Vegetation (Category 5) and Turf (Category 8). ... Testing is available at the conclusion of the day. A photo ID is required for the test. Program Brochure ... help you prepare for the Commercial Pesticide Applicator test. To become licensed, you must apply for ...
Estimated and Soil Test Methods to Determine Supplemental N need after Flooding
than 10 pounds of N for every 2 ppm reduction in soil sample N below the expected levels listed in ... understanding of loss mechanisms and other estimates of loss or soil tests may help decide on 2022 management in ... between 55 to 65 degrees Fahrenheit, approximately 2 to 3% of soil nitrate is lost per day under saturated ...
Great Lakes Wheat Yield Enhancement Network (YEN) Registration Closing Soon!
sunlight), soil (water holding capacity, nutrient level), and management (inputs used and timing). Growers ... hashtag #GreatLakesYEN. Every farm involved in the Great Lakes YEN anonymously shares soil, tissue and ... their individual fields. By collecting soil samples and plant samples, farmers will be ground-truthing ...
Disease Resistance and Tolerance
use of hybrid resistance and tolerance to minimize crop losses. Hybrid response to high population ... shown positive yield response to higher populations cannot be grown at high plant densities because of ... the increased risk of lodging at harvest. Lodging reduces yields and slows the harvest operation. ...
Yield Potential and Stability
Choose hybrids that have produced consistently high yields across a number of locations and/or ... years. The Ohio Corn Performance Tests (OCPT) indicate that hybrids of similar maturity vary in yield ... high yields; instead, look for stability in performance across environments. Most of the hybrids ...
Variety Selection Producing Wheat in 15-Inch Rows High-Quality Seed and Seed Treatment ... value and the quality of flour made from it. Attempting to produce ultra-high yields by using extra ... its maximum yield potential. When we have one of those rare dry springs with low disease levels ...