March 2011


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(29 Mar)
Michigan Extension News for Agriculture - Field Crops
Michigan State Univ.
(25 Mar)
What's Cropping Up? PDF-formatted document
Cornell Univ (New York)
  • Impact of Clover Incorporation and Ammonium Nitrate Sidedressing on Illinois Soil Nitrogen Test Dynamics over Time 3-Year Summary
  • Soybean Seeding Rate by Seed Treatment Field-Scale Studies
  • Yields and Profitability During and After Transition in the Cornell Organic Grain Cropping Systems Experiment
  • Some Herbicides Provide Burndown and Residual Activity for Zone/No-Tillage Soybeans
  • Can Manure Replace the Need for Starter Nitrogen Fertilizer?
  • Field-Scale Row Spacing by Seeding Rate Studies in Soybeans
  • Nitrogen balances for New York State: Implications for manure and fertilizer management
(25 Mar)
Did the heavy rains reduce nitrogen in wheat?
Lloyd Murdock, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(25 Mar)
Kentucky Pest News PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Wheat Soil-Borne Mosaic Virus Prevalent
  • Poison Hemlock
(25 Mar)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(23 Mar)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Wheat Stand Assessment
  • Herbicides for Spring Weed Control in Alfalfa
  • Alfalfa Seed Size & Shape Effects Seeder Calibration
  • Keep that Alfalfa Stand?
  • Timothy Mites and Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs Becoming Active
  • What’s New in Manure Management?
  • Reasons for Not Killing Cover Crops Prematurely
  • Fall 2010 On—Farm Cover Crop Plots: Fall Biomass Yields
(23 Mar)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Plant Population Trends for Corn in Ohio
  • New Insecticides Labeled on Field Crops
  • Western Bean Cutworm Myth #1: We know the reason why Western Bean Cutworm has expanded across the Eastern Great Lakes
  • Nitrogen Recommendations for Wheat
(23 Mar)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management Newsletter PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Missouri
  • Virus Diseases May Begin to Show Up in Missouri Wheat Fields
  • Spring Soil Sampling for Soybean Cyst Nematodes
  • Computer-Assisted Nutrient Management Courses Scheduled
  • Soil Test Summary for Missouri Emphasizes the Need for Soil Testing
  • Topdressing Winter Wheat
  • Recent Concern About the Impact of Glyphosate Use
  • Forage of the Month: Orchardgrass
  • Nitrogen on Corn: Serious Deficiencies in 2010, Plans for 2011
(23 Mar)
Michigan Extension News for Agriculture - Field Crops
Michigan State Univ.
(21 Mar)
Planting Corn for Silage
Chad Lee, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(19 Mar)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(14 Mar)
Corn and Soybean Prices - Mission Accomplished?
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(14 Mar)
Kentucky Pest News PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Options for Burndown Control of Marestail in No-Till Soybean This Spring
(12 Mar)
2011 Crop Insurance Plan Changes and Choices
Corey Walters, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(12 Mar)
Wheat Crop Condition in Kentucky
Chad Lee, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(11 Mar)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Winter Not Likely to Slow Corn Pest's Advance
  • Glyphosate's Impact on Field Crop Production and Disease Development
  • Successful Disease Management Means Looking at Field History
(11 Mar)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(11 Mar)
Michigan Field Crop Team Advisory Alert
Michigan State Univ.
(10 Mar)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Considerations to Manage Possible ALS-Resistant Chickweed and Herbicide Applications in Poor Weather
  • How’s That Forage Stand This Spring?
  • Red Clover Frost Seeding Time is Now
  • Organic Growers Meeting on Markets
  • Buckwheat Opportunities
  • Crop Insurance Update
(10 Mar)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management Newsletter PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Missouri
  • The First 40 Days are Critical for Grain Sorghum Health and Yield
  • Steps to Minimize Losses from Three Important Soybean Diseases
  • 2011 Crop Insurance Highlights
  • Updated Listing of Missouri Soil Testing Association Approved Labs
  • Commercial Seed Treatments and Transgenic Corn Bt Hybrids Available for 2011
(8 Mar)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Glyphosate Effects on the Occurance and Development of Soybean Diseases
  • Glyphosate's Impact on Animal Health?
  • Trying to Sift Through the Current Wealth of Information (and Misinformation) About Glyphosate
  • Glyphosate Application Effects on Soybean Manganese Nutrition
  • Frost Seeded Clover in Wheat
  • 10 Tips to Get the Most out of Your Sprayer
  • Corn Flea Beetle and Stewart's Leaf Blight
  • Northwest Cover Crop Workshop
  • Southwest Ohio Corn Growers Association Winter Meeting
  • 2011 Southern Ohio Agronomy Day
(7 Mar)
Planting soybean into sod
Chad Lee & Jim Herbek, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(7 Mar)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(7 Mar)
March 1 Corn and Soybean Stocks
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(3 Mar)
Alternative 2011 Corn Production, Consumption, and Price Scenarios
Darrel Good and Scott Irwin, Univ of IL
(3 Mar)
Entomologist: Winter not likely to slow corn pest's advance
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswersw
(3 Mar)
Study to determine best management strategy for burcucumber in corn
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
(3 Mar)
Forage, wheat experts recommend field checks after ice storms
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
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