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Using Winter Annual Cover Crops in a Virginia No-till Cotton Production System
(Virginia Tech, 1997-12-01)
Cotton (<i>Gossypium hirsutum</i> L.) is a low residue crop, that may not provide sufficient surface residue to reduce erosion and protect the soil. A winter annual cover crop could alleviate erosion between cotton crops. ...
Protein Indicators, Quality, and Yield of Winter Durum Wheat Grown in Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 1999-10-08)
Durum wheat (Triticum durum Desf.) is produced primarily in the Northern Great Plains and the Pacific Southwest of the United States. Current germplasm is predominantly of the spring growth habit. The objective of this ...
Using decision cases in agriculture: a comparison of a decision case method and a traditional lecture
(Virginia Tech, 1995-05-12)
<p>The most widely used teaching method, lecture, results in students assuming a passive, non-thinking, information-receiving role. Due to the overwhelming use of lecture, teachers face the criticism that today's graduates ...