TITLE

Tech sets Eastern Shore Field Day

PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;6/2/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 15, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The 2004 Field Day and Weed tour will be held at Blacksburg, Virginia-based Virginia Tech University's Eastern Shore Agricultural Research and Extension Center near Painter, Virginia, on June 28-29, 2004. The Field Day begins at 4:30 p.m. on June 28, with tours of research in vegetables, including potatoes and snap beans. A dinner will be provided following the tours. The Weed Tour begins at 9:00 am. on June 29 and will include weed management research in corn, cotton, potatoes, and other crops.
ACCESSION #
13298443

 

Related Articles

  • Control of Volunteer Potato (Solanum tuberosum) in Sweet Corn with Mesotrione Is Unaffected by Atrazine and Tillage. Boydston, Rick A.; Collins, Harold P.; Alva, Ashok K. // Weed Technology;Oct-Dec2008, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p654 

    Volunteer potato is a major weed pest of sweet corn in regions where winter soil temperatures fail to kill tubers left in the ground after harvest. Studies were conducted in 2004 to 2005 to determine the effect of combining atrazine with mesotrione applied POST on volunteer potato control and...

  • Inside look at the turf team at Virginia Tech. Goatley, Mike // SportsTurf;Feb2013, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p14 

    The article offers information on responsibilities of turfgrass program members at Virginia Tech. It discusses the expansion of bermudagrass on sports fields by Mike Goatley, development of weed management systems by Shawn Askew and research on turf tolerance to rigid turf protection systems by...

  • New Virginia Tech research effort geared toward barley production. Roberson, Roy // Southeast Farm Press;3/10/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p21 

    The article reports on the Bio Energy Cropping Systems research project conducted by researchers from Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University. The researchers will study the Osage Bio ethanol from barley plant in Hopewell, Virginia. Moreover, researchers will seek to determine whether...

  • PAT PHIPPS His crop protection research improved farmer profitability. Roberson, Roy // Southwest Farm Press;1/5/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 1, special section p14 

    The article profiles Pat Phipps, a professor of plant pathology at Virginia Tech University, whose quest for scientific knowledge and willingness to mentor other scientists have led to his being named to the Farm Press Researchers Hall of Fame. The forecasting models of plant disease he has...

  • Virginia updates cotton nitrogen recommendations. Hart, John // Southeast Farm Press;10/7/2015, Vol. 42 Issue 23, p10 

    The article reports on changes to the nitrogen recommendations in cotton from Virginia Tech to more of a yield goal, as discussed during the Virginia/Northeast North Carolina Cotton Field Day at Virginia Tech's Tidewater Agricultural Research and Extension center in Suffolk, Virginia. Topics...

  • Drones may help detect crop problems at early stage. Roberson, Roy // Southeast Farm Press Exclusive Insight;10/21/2013, p2 

    The article reports on research conducted by Virginia Tech University and the University of Florida that mapped a soybean field using a low-flying drone, equipped with cameras. The research study highlights the practical use of drones for agriculture. The time saving offered by drones for crop...

  • Control of Tropical Soda Apple (Solanum viarum) with Aminopyralid. Ferrell, Jason A.; Mullahey, J. Jeffrey; Langeland, Kenneth A.; Kline, William N. // Weed Technology;Apr-Jun2006, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p7 

    Experiments were conducted between 2002 and 2004 at multiple locations in Florida to determine the efficacy of aminopyralid and other herbicides on tropical soda apple (TSA) control. Aminopyralid applied at rates 0.08 kg ai/ha consistently provided >96% TSA control up to 335 d after treatment...

  • RESEARCH IN BRIEF.  // Hay & Forage Grower (Penton Media, Inc.);Nov2009, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p32 

    The article offers news briefs related agriculture research. The researchers at Noble Foundation disclose that switchgrass can be grazed by stocker cattle and harvested for bioenergy production. The researchers at Virginia Polytechnic Institute have determined that bermudagrass varieties had...

  • Weed Control in Florida Pastures With the Use of Aminocyclopyrachlor. Abe, Daniel G.; Sellers, Brent A.; Ferrell, Jason A.; Leon, Ramon G.; Odero, D. Calvin // Weed Technology;Jan-Mar2016, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p271 

    Studies under Florida conditions for susceptibility of pasture weed species to the new herbicide, aminocyclopyrachlor (ACP), are essential. Sensitivity of weed species was dependent upon the species and environment. Whitehead broom was not susceptible to ACP. Dogfennel control was consistently...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics