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Virginia On-Farm Wheat Test Plots, 2015
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2015-08-12)
Discusses the importance of selecting the variety of wheat, and shares test data for these varieties, tillage methods, types of fertilizers, and use of fungicides and herbicides.
2014 Virginia On-Farm Corn Test Plots
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2014-12-11)
These demonstration and replicated studies provide information that can be used by Virginia corn growers to make better management decisions on their farms. Refer to individual results for more details.
Consider Your Whole System: Nitrogen and Sulfur Leaching Potential in Virginia
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-06-25)
Provides information about the leaching of nitrogen and sulfur from crop soils, and whether or not to fertilize these soils.
Basic Uses of Cover Crops
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2015-05-05)
Notes the benefits of using a cover crop.
Virginia No-Till Fact Sheet Series. Number Two, Nitrogen Fertilizer Injection in No-Till Systems
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2015-09-25)
Discusses the benefits and drawbacks to injecting nitrogen fertilizers below soil surface in no-till crop fields.
Yellow Corn in Virginia - Spring 2016
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2016-10-10)
Discusses the status of corn plants in spring 2016 in Virginia. Many of the plants were noted as stunted and yellowed. Reasons for this include colder than average spring temperatures, wet soils, lack of sunshine, nutrient ...
The Mid-Atlantic Nutrient Management Handbook
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2015-06-09)
This handbook is a revision and update of a nutrient management training manual for Chesapeake Bay watershed published in 2000. This handbook includes the latest information on managing soils, crops and nutrients in order ...
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
Provides readers with a source of agronomic information such as field crops, turfgrasses, variety selection, seed science, soil management, nutrient management and soil suitability for urban purposes that does not change ...
Internationalizing the Land Grant Mission: Lessons from Senegal
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-03-20)
Discusses using the land grant university model on an international level, in this case program development in Senegal.
Potassium Fertilization of Cotton
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009)
Discusses potassium uptake in cotton plants, causes for potassium deficiency, and soil and potassium fertilizer management.