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 ...
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, ...
Northeast Ohio Regional Dairy Conference
educational portion of the Conference, a trade show of over 50 vendors will be present to update attendees ...
Corn Silage and Foliar Disease
contamination of corn silage and high moisture corn with many nutritionists encouraging levels below 1 ppm in ... with DON levels as high as 17.9 ppm in one hybrid and 30.3 ppm in the other hybrid. Again, fungicide ... by at least 50%. The trial was then expanded the second year, which was a high disease pressure year ...
Dr. Darren Drewry
area of science on which I wanted to focus my future research. I will note that between my ...
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 ... field conditions, an understanding of loss mechanisms and other estimates of loss or soil tests may help ... soil temperatures between 55 to 65 degrees Fahrenheit, approximately 2 to 3% of soil nitrate is lost ...
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 ...
Dairy Margin Coverage 2023 Deadline Is Fast Approaching
the DMC feed cost falls below the selected protection level of $4.00-9.50/cwt. Now is the time to ... well above $9.50/cwt, margins fell below the $9.50/cwt level in August to $8.08/cwt and in September ... much more reasonable, with the $9.50/cwt coverage level costing $0.15 per cwt. With the current ...
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. ...
Dr. Garrett Owen
Dr. Garrett Owen Assistant Professor- Sustainable Greenhouse Nursery Systems 50% Extension | 30% ... in greenhouse and nursery crops was first sparked in high school when I enrolled in the horticulture ... University. His responsibilities are in floriculture and nursery crop production with an 50% Extension, 30% ...