February/March 2023 Department Highlights
celebrates graduate student success in publishing high quality research in a timely manner. Dr. Sheryl ... highlighted a joint project between Dr. ‘VM’ Bala Balasubramaniam and Dr. Abigail Snyder of Cornell University ...
Where Could the U.S.-Mexico GM Corn Dispute End Up?
the original decree ratcheted up trade tensions between the two countries. Following US pressure, ... “…approval procedure that requires a risk assessment…” (Article 9.6.4 (a)). Therefore, the United States and ... constituted, would be expected to present its initial report within 150 days (Article 31.17.1). After ...
Can Root-Knot Nematodes be a Problem in Ohio?
resistance, crop rotation, and seed-and soil-applied nematicides to mitigate yield losses. The Department of ... in Plant and Soil Science from Tarleton State University, M.S. degree in plant pathology from ...
Drones for Spraying Pesticides
harvest. With the help of fast and accurate GPS or GNNS technology, a high-resolution camera, and variable ... square inch of crop or soil. Using drones for spraying pesticides is becoming attractive mainly for four ... reasons: 1) The topography or soil conditions do not allow the use of traditional ground sprayers or ...
Growing Degree Day (GDD) Maturity Rating System
calculation method most commonly used for corn in the U.S. is the 86/50 cutoff method. GDD are calculated as ... the average daily temperature minus 50. GDD = ((T max + T min)/2) -50 If the maximum daily ... Similarly, if the minimum daily temperature (T min) is less than 50 degrees Fahrenheit, 50 is used to ...
Pancakes won’t turn you into a zombie as in HBO’s ‘The Last of Us,’ but fungi in flour have been making people sick for a long time
additives in bread but not in a powdered mix. Mycotoxins The biggest risk from fungi is not that it will ... eye on mycotoxin levels during crop production and storage. Just make sure you cook your bakery ...
Wheat Management for Fall 2020
should be maintained between 30-50 ppm (Mehlich-3 P) for optimum production. If the soil test indicates ... not add any phosphorus if soil test levels are higher than 50 ppm. Soil potassium should be maintained ... phosphorus and potassium needs. Wheat requires more phosphorus than corn or soybean, and soil test levels ...
level FdScTe. Repeatable to a maximum of 15 cr hrs or 4 completions. This course is progress graded ...
Making Replant Decisions
minus 79, or 2 percentage points. At a yield level of 150 bushels per acre, this increase would amount ... beneath or at the soil surface (up until about the six-leaf collar stage). If new leaf growth appears ... stand was reduced to 15,000 plants per acre as a result of saturated soil conditions and ponding. ...
Conservation Tillage and Technology Conference
include: Soil Health, Cover Crops and No-till; Nutrient Management; Agronomic Crop Management; and ... Sessions include: Soil Health, Cover Crops and No-till; Crop Management; Water Quality; and Carbon ... form. (Registration after March 1, or on-site, will be $150.) Registration will include access to all ...