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    • The 2008 Virginia Corn Silage Hybrid Trials 

      Jones, Brian Paul; Behl, Harry D.; Rucker, Elizabeth; Thomason, Wade Everett (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2008)
      Discusses the results of performance trials from commercial corn hybrids produced for silage at four Virginia locations in 2008.
    • Asiatic Garden Beetle in Field Corn 

      Tiwari, Siddharth, 1976-; Laub, Curtis A., 1955-; Youngman, R. R. (Roger Ray) (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2005-09-01)
      Describes life history of Maladera castanea and its damage to field corn seeds and seedlings. Also describes methods for controlling this crop pest.
    • Asiatic Garden Beetle in Field Corn 

      Tiwari, Siddharth, 1976-; Laub, Curtis, A., 1955-; Youngman, R. R. (Roger Ray) (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-02-04)
      Describes life history of Maladera castanea and its damage to field corn seeds and seedlings. Also describes methods for controlling this crop pest.
    • Brown Stink Bug in Field Corn 

      Bryant, Tim; Taylor, Sally V. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-02-20)
      Describes the brown stink bug, and discusses its damage to field corn plants, and cultural, biological and chemical methods of controlling this pest insect.
    • Corn earworm monitoring in commercial sweet corn fields in Virginia, 2017 

      Kuhar, Thomas Patrick, 1969-; Romelczyk, Stephanie; Doughty, Hélène; Few, John; Sutphin, Mark; Deitch, Ursula T.; Love, Kenner; Maxey-Nay, Laura Michele; Cooper, Jason; Pottorff, Steve; Catron, Katlyn; Siegle, Laura (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-03-05)
      Discusses the monitoring of the corn earworm in sweet corn fields. This pest is the most significant pest impacting sweet corn in Virginia.
    • Corn Emergence Evaluation 

      Balderson, T. Keith; Thomason, Wade Everett (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2016-02-25)
      Provides an evaluation of corn emergence and illustrates the importance of uniform emergence in order to obtain maximum yields.
    • Corn Fertility Update--Spring 2010 

      Reiter, Mark S.; Alley, Marcus M., 1947-; Thomason, Wade Everett; Reiter, Scott (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010)
      This document offers advice on testing soil, and corn plant tissue to diagnose nutrient deficiencies.
    • Corn Planting Dates in the Piedmont and Valley Regions of Virginia: How Early Is Early? 

      Alley, Marcus M., 1947-; Roygard, Jon; Brann, Daniel Edward, 1945- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009)
      Discusses best times to plant corn at various locations in piedmont, and ridge and valley regions of Virginia.
    • Corn Planting Dates in the Piedmont and Valley Regions of Virginia: How early is early? 

      Alley, Marcus M., 1947-; Roygard, Jon; Brann, Daniel Edward, 1945- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-01-24)
      Discusses best times to plant corn at various locations in the piedmont, and ridge and valley regions of Virginia.
    • Corn Planting Dates in the Virginia Coastal Plain: How Early Is Early? 

      Alley, Marcus M., 1947-; Roygard, Jon; Brann, Daniel Edward, 1945- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009)
      Discusses best times to plant corn at various locations in the coastal plain of Virginia.
    • Corn Planting Dates in the Virginia Coastal Plain: How early is early? 

      Alley, Marcus M., 1947-; Roygard, Jon; Brann, Daniel Edward, 1945- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-01-24)
      Discusses best times to plant corn at various locations in the coastal plain of Virginia.
    • Corn Planting Dates in the Virginia Coastal Plain: How early is early? 

      Alley, Marcus M., 1947-; Roygard, Jon; Brann, Daniel Edward, 1945- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-02-13)
      Discusses best times to plant corn at various locations in the coastal plain of Virginia
    • Corn Smut 

      Hansen, Mary Ann (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009)
      Describes the fungal disease Corn Smut (Ustilago maydis), and discusses the disease cycle, methods for controlling the disease, or lessening the severity. Also advises about the selection of hybrid varieties that are ...
    • Deep Tillage Prior to No-Till Corn: Research and Recommendations 

      Thomason, Wade Everett; Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-; Balderson, T. Keith; Davis, Paul Hill, 1956-; Johnson, Sam; Lawrence, Chris; Lewis, Matthew A.; Moore, David M.; Alley, Marcus M., 1947- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009)
      Compares cultivation of corn by no-till and deep tillage and notes ways to reduce soil compaction, using deep tillage if soil compaction has effected crop growth and yield.
    • Gray Leaf Spot Disease of Corn 

      Stromberg, Erik L. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009)
      Describes Gray Leaf Spot Disease (Cercospora zeae-maydis) in corn plants, noting that it is one of the most serious diseases to corn worldwide. Describes the life cycle and the symptoms. Discusses methods of control ...
    • Nitrogen and Phosphorus Fertilization of Corn 

      Alley, Marcus M., 1947-; Martz, Marvin E., 1970-; Davis, Paul Hill, 1956-; Hammons, J. L. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009)
      Discusses use of nitrogen and phosphorus fertilizers for corn (Zea mays). Discusses placement and amounts of fertilizers to use.
    • Nitrogen and Phosphorus Fertilization of Corn 

      Alley, Marcus M., 1947-; Martz, Marvin E., 1970; Davis, Paul Hill, 1956-; Hammons, J. L. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-01-24)
      Discusses use of nitrogen and phosphorus fertilizers for corn (Zea mays). Also discusses placement and amounts of fertilizers to use.
    • Nitrogen Soil Testing for Corn in Virginia 

      Evanylo, Gregory K.; Alley, Marcus M., 1947- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
      Discusses the importance of soil testing for nitrogen and describes nitrogen behavior in soil. Also discusses the importance of an adequate supply of plant-available nitrogen for efficient corn production.
    • Nitrogen Soil Testing for Corn in Virginia 

      Maguire, Rory; Thomason, Wade Everett; Evanylo, Gregory K.; Alley, Marcus M., 1947- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-02-07)
      Discusses the importance of soil testing for nitrogen and describes nitrogen behavior in soil. Also discusses the importance of an adequate supply of plant-available nitrogen for efficient corn production.
    • Successful No-Tillage Corn Production 

      Thomason, Wade Everett; Youngman, R. R. (Roger Ray); Hagood, E. S. (Edward Scott), 1952-; Stromberg, Erik L.; Alley, Marcus M., 1947- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009)
      Discusses the advantages of no-till corn production and management decisions such as liming, fertilization, optimal times for planting, use of herbicides, cover crops and types of equipment.