Citations with the tag: CROP rotation
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- Rotation gets to the root of the problem.
Long, Cheryl // Organic Gardening (08973792); Nov96, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p15
No abstract available.
- Crop rotations can be worth the gardener's effort.
Long, Cheryl // Countryside & Small Stock Journal; Sep/Oct95, Vol. 79 Issue 5, p30
Presents tips on crop rotation for gardeners. Functions of crop rotation; Three groups for crops.
- THE NEVERENDING EXPERIMENT.
Long, Cheryl // Odyssey; Mar2009, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p6
The article presents information on an experiment on cotton started in 1896 by Professor J.F. Duggar of Auburn University in Alabama to study the long-term benefits of crop rotation, which is now the oldest cotton experiment in the world, and is continuing till now.
- The effect of farming practices on reducing excess nitrogen fertilizer use
Uri, N. D.; Huang, W.-Y. // Water, Air & Soil Pollution; Sep1994, Vol. 77 Issue 1/2, p79
No abstract available.
- Foxhollow Farm looks to the past to build a bright future.
Uri, N. D.; Huang, W.-Y. // Natural Foods Merchandiser; Dec2012, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p26
The article focuses on Foxhollow Farm, in which generations want to manage the 1,300-acre farm outside Louisville, Kentucky and to return the soil to what three-crop rotation farming had depleted.
- Crop rotation is far more common than continuous planting.
Uri, N. D.; Huang, W.-Y. // Farm Industry News Exclusive Insight; 4/15/2013, p4
The article presents a chart published in the March 2013 Amber Waves which indicates that crop rotation is more common than continuous planting in U.S. farm production, while cover crops remain rare.
- Stretch your muscles.
DRURY, SALLY // Horticulture Week; 1/8/2013, p23
The article presents the author's advice on how one can build up physical activities by keeping records on the weather's temperature, inspecting grasses for lying water which are prone to algae, and planning crop rotation for vegetables.
- CROP ROTATION, REPLANTING, BUGS.
DRURY, SALLY // Texas Gardener; Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p50
The article presents questions and answers related to gardening which include crop rotation practice, solutions for bugs and stink bugs, and the name of a plant with yellow flowers.
- Wheat freeze damage provides opportunity to rotate to cotton.
Stotts, Donald // Southwest Farm Press; 5/2/2013, Vol. 40 Issue 12, p16
The article focuses on Wheat growers in Oklahoma State which has witnessed late freezing thus, resulting in crop damage, recovery fro which has been suggested by rotating their failed wheat acres into cotton.
- Nitrate readings.
Stopes, Christopher // New Scientist; 10/6/90, Vol. 128 Issue 1737, p66
Comments on the practice of organic farming and the use rotations by organic farmers to balance the fertility building pasture phase with the exploitative arable phase.
- Science into practice how crop rotations affect carrot cavity spot.
Stopes, Christopher // Horticulture Week; 8/27/2010, p36
The article focuses on the effects of crop rotations on carrot cavity spot in Norway.
- PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF TRACTOR MOUNTED STRAW CHOPPER CUM SPREADER FOR PADDY STRAW MANAGEMENT.
Singh, Arshdeep; Dhaliwal, I. S.; Dixit, Anoop // Indian Journal of Agricultural Research; Mar2011, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p21
Paddy-wheat is major crop rotation of Punjab and mostly combines are used for harvesting these two crops. The end use of paddy straw is not yet wide spread either on farm or in industrial sector. Thus straw management in combine harvested paddy fields is a major problem in paddywheat rotation....
- Cotton, wheat rotation keep Texas farm operations viable.
Schoonover, Vic // Southwest Farm Press; 5/20/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 13, p8
The article focuses on the farm operation of cotton and wheat in Texas with the use of 50/50 rotation system which leads to the growth of cotton crop.
- Tillage effects on peanuts are minimal; rotation crucial.
Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press; 5/20/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 13, p24
The article reports on the effects of tillage and crop rotation on peanut production in Oklahoma.
- Disease Identification Quiz.
Smith, Ron // Potato Country; May2011, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p23
A quiz concerning crop rotation practice for potatoes, onions, mint, alfalfa, and watermelon is presented.
- Consistent and cheaper crops favour farmers.
Smith, Ron // Farmers Weekly; 12/27/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 26, p36
Focuses on the benefits of consistent and low-cost spring variety crops for British farmers. Information on the plan of farmers to include spring field barley in crop rotation; Views of farmer David Ford on the importance of soil fertility; Advantages of growing barley.
- Foxtail millet for the Central Plains.
Senft, Dennis // Agricultural Research; Jan1998, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p22
Focuses on the discovery of enough moisture on the central Great Plains for a crop rotation that includes foxtail millet, along with wheat. Annual precipitation of the area; Reason for planting foxtail millet; Dry matter per acre being produced by Golden German, one variety of foxtail millet.
- A bountiful harvest of knowledge.
Smithson, Julie Kay // Southwest Farm Press; 11/6/2008, Vol. 35 Issue 21, p5
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Rotation options offer opportunities," by Ron Smith in the October 2, 2008 issue.
- CROPS DIGITAL offers you advice for spring cropping.
Smithson, Julie Kay // Crops; 12/10/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p20
The article focuses on the key spring cropping options for rotation, including linseed, and malting barley.
- Experts claim rigid crop rotation schedules can threaten business' viability.
Smithson, Julie Kay // Horticulture Week; 6/18/2010, p30
The article reports that farmers should not follow specific and rigid rules related to crop rotation as it can harm business viability.
Schlegel, Rolf H. J. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of Plant Breeding & Related Subjects; 2003, p334
A definition of the term "predecessor," which refers to the crop before the recent cropping, within the crop rotation, is presented.
- Researches Regarding the Crop Rotation and Irrigation Influence on Gluten Content of the Wheat Grain in the CriÅŸurilor Plain Conditions.
Schlegel, Rolf H. J. // Bulletin of the University of Agricultural Sciences & Veterinary; 2009, Vol. 66 Issue 2, p532
An abstract of the article "Researches Regarding the Crop Rotation and Irrigation Influence on Gluten Content of the Wheat Grain in the CriÅŸurilor Plain Conditions," by Ileana Ardelean, Cornel DomuÅ£a, Gheorghe Bandici, Maria Åžandor, Ioana Borza and Christian DomuÅ£a. is presented.
- Cotton boosts Oklahoma corn and wheat rotation.
Stalcup, Larry // Southwest Farm Press; 10/4/2012, Vol. 39 Issue 19, p15
The article presents information on the role played by cotton in boosting the productivity of corn and wheat and highlights its use in crop rotation in Oklahoma.
- Focus shifts to soybeans.
VOGT, WILLIE // Ohio Farmer; Dec2012, Vol. 308 Issue 12, p40
The article focuses on the use of high yield methods and crop rotation for boosting the production of soybean which has always been considered as secondary crops. INSET: Key Points.
- PFI needs more cooperators.
VOGT, WILLIE // Wallaces Farmer; Feb2013, Vol. 138 Issue 2, p32
The article reports on the recruitment of Practical Farmer's of Iowa of farmers on the third crop rotation project to measure the potential nitrogen saving when transitioning from three year crop rotation.
- Grow better soybeans with these 6 tips.
FLINT, JOSH // Prairie Farmer; Apr2013, Vol. 185 Issue 4, p24
The article shares tips for growing better soybeans, including lengthening the period of crop rotation, not stressing over planting date, and pushing against the upper limit of seeding rate.
- Getting ready for winter canola.
FLINT, JOSH // High Plains Journal; 9/2/2013, Vol. 131 Issue 35, p6B
The article offers information on winter canola, yellow flowering plant, which can be seen in spring time in Kansas and is a rotational crop with winter wheat as it can draw water and nutrients up to the surface from deep down the soil where wheat roots can't reach.
- Pros and cons of simple rotations.
BECK, DWAYNE // Dakota Farmer; Dec2013, Vol. 132 Issue 12, p38
The article discusses advantages and disadvantages of various types of crop rotation which include simple rotations that limits number of crop sequence and interval combination, simple rotations with perennial sequences which limits number of annual crops to manage, and compound rotations.
- Complex rotations add diversity.
BECK, DWAYNE // Dakota Farmer; Jan2014, Vol. 133 Issue 1, p32
The article discusses the diverse and longer system offered by complex rotations of crop production as well as their advantages and disadvantages.
- Profit with healthier soil.
NANDA, DAVE // American Agriculturist (0161-8237); Mar2014, Vol. 211 Issue 3, p14
The article focuses on various agriculture practices that limit soil compaction and add organic matter to the soil and thus makes the soil healthier and supports more productive crops and also offers several benefits of crop rotation. INSET: 9 reasons for rotating crops.
- Optimistic, ready for spring planting.
Le Blanc, Greg; Sandager, Ian; Smith, Rick // Farmer; May2014, Vol. 132 Issue 5, p6
The article focuses on optimism and readiness among farmers in Minnesota for planting of crops during the spring season, and presents views of several farmers from across Minnesota on topics including crop rotation, corn varieties, application of fertilizers.
- Fight herbicide resistance with rotation.
ARENS, CURT // Nebraska Farmer; Sep2013, Vol. 154 Issue 9, p48
The article focuses on the use of chemistries and crop rotation to address the problem of ragweed and other weeds' resistance to herbicide.
- Peanut/cotton rotation possible option when Temik is no longer available.
Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press; 2/3/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p1
The article looks into the agricultural potential of peanut-to-cotton rotation as an alternative measure to maximize production among peanut farmers following the phase-out of Temik soil-applied insecticide in the U.S.
- Manure, farmer's markets: solution for a growing world's food needs?
Brandon, Hembree // Southwest Farm Press; 6/2/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 14, p4
In this article the author focuses on the statement of John Tester, sighting the lack diversity in crop rotations and less diversity and competition in marketing crops due to the U.S. farm programs.
- OG Problem Solver.
Brandon, Hembree // Organic Gardening; Jan/Feb2003, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p14
Gives advice on controlling diseases and pests invading plant crops. Advantage of crop rotation; Suggested crop rotation scheme.
- Environmental and economic consequences of including...
Foltz, John C.; Martin, Marshall A. // Atlantic Economic Journal; Sep91, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p57
Reports the research's economic results from a study of two typical 202.4 hectare (500 acre) farms in the Eastern Corn Belt in the United States, one with high productivity soil and one with low productivity soil. Analysis of the different scenarios with a mathematical model; What induce...
- Palmer can be stopped.
Prostko, Eric // Southern Farmer (1541-2008); Mar2012, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p8
The article focuses on the control of palmer amaranth in peanut fields in Georgia which include performing a moldboard plow, planting peanuts in twin rows and planting corn in rotation with cotton and peanuts.
- How does wheat profitability stack up against other crops?
Danehower, Chuck // Southeast Farm Press Exclusive Insight; 10/16/2013, p1
The article discusses the profitability factor in the development of a wheat production plan such as consideration of factors including financing ability or available capital, crop rotation and seed availability, as well as the timing of wheat harvest in comparison to other production practices.
- Crop rotations provide growers greater herbicide diversity options.
Baldwin, Ford L. // Delta Farm Press; 1/17/2014, Vol. 71 Issue 3, p28
The article presents the author's experience attending county Extension grower meeting as of January 2014, with topics including the use of crop rotation to increase farmers' options for herbicide diversity, weed control for herbicide resistant grasses, and U.S. rice production.
- Oats: an old crop gains new respect.
ARENS, CURT // Nebraska Farmer; Apr2014, Vol. 156 Issue 4, p12
In this article, the author reflects on the importance of use of oat crop for crop rotation system in the U.S. state Nebraska.
- No-till, crop rotation important for future.
Carrico, Jennifer // High Plains Journal; 6/17/2013, Vol. 131 Issue 24, p14B
The article focuses on the statement of Dwayne Beck, manager of Dakota Lakes Research Farm Corp., as per which no-til farming reduces the use of fuel and crop rotation helps with proper intensity of water and carbon in order to increase the efficiency and productivity of the ground.
- Big surge in WOSR.
Abel, Charles // Farmers Weekly; 1/10/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 2, p43
Reports on the popularity of winter oilseed rape among British farmers, according to the National Farm Research Unit. Estimated winter rape area; Application of winter oilseed rape as break crop.
- ASK ORGANIC GARDENING.
Abel, Charles // Organic Gardening; Jun/Jul2011, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p66
This section presents gardening-related questions and answers regarding possible substitutes for peat moss and the minimum time allowed for planting a crop in the same space it grew before when implementing crop rotation in a garden.
- FIGHTING ROOT MAGGOTS.
Hoffman, Rosetta // Organic Gardening (08973792); Apr88, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p9
Presents a letter to the editor of 'Organic Gardening,' concerning the control of maggots through crop rotation.
- INPUTS GROW MORE COSTLY.
Hoffman, Rosetta // Corn & Soybean Digest; Dec2010, Vol. 70 Issue 11, p38h
The article reports that Bruce Erickson, Purdue's director of cropping systems management, estimates that variable costs of rotational corn will be up by 13 percent in 2011 over 2010 while soybean production cost will increase by six percent and a continuous corn costs of about 14 percent in 2011.
- Grower's praise for break crop that's full of beans.
Impey, Louise // Farmers Weekly; 1/13/2012, Vol. 157 Issue 2, p7
The article focuses on beans as a break crop being commended by grower Mark Wells at Burbage Farms in Leicestershire, England. It cites the reasons for his loyalty to the crop, including its ease of harvesting. It is noted that a major factor to consider when selecting break crops is seed...
- Soybeans mainstay for crop rotation in South.
Stalcup, Larry // Southeast Farm Press; 1/18/2012, Vol. 39 Issue 3, Special section p16
The article focuses on the crop rotation benefits provided by soybeans for southern growers in the U.S. particularly Felix Smart of Arkansas such as insect control.
- Residual herbicides, different modes of action critical for glyphosate-resistant weed control.
Lawrence, Brantlee // Southwest Farm Press; 2/8/2012, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p27
The article offers recommendations on glyphosate-resistant weed control which include crop rotation, cultivation and tillage practices, and the use of residual herbicides.
- U-M research focuses on narrowing yield gap for corn.
Coulter, Jeff // Farmer; Jan2012, Vol. 130 Issue 1, p35
The article discusses research on the corn crop by the University of Minnesota Extension which found that hybrid selection, crop rotation, tillage system and uniform emergence were prerequisites for high-yield corn.
Impey, Louise // Farmers Weekly; 6/8/2012, Vol. 157 Issue 23, p14
The article focuses on the STAR project, a long-term rotational systems study examining the interaction between four different rotations and four different cultivation methods, taking place at Stanaway Farm, Otley in Suffolk, England as of June 2012. According to Ron Stobart of the National...