November 15-19, 2015
Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Research Scientists Kip Balkcom, Leah Duzy, Allen Torbert, Dexter Watts and Stephen Prior attended the 2015 ASA, CSSA, & SSSA Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, MN. Dr. Balkcom made a presentation titled ???Soil Compaction across the Old Rotation,??? Dr. Duzy made a presentation titled ???Summary of Cover Crop Effects on Cotton Production,??? Dr. Torbert made a presentation titled ???Environmental Implications of Using Poultry Litter in Agriculture,??? Dr. Watts made a presentation titled ???Broiler Litter Management Effects on the Nutrient Composition of the Litter??? and Dr. Prior made a presentation titled ???Effects of elevated atmospheric CO2 and N fertilization on bahiagrass pastures in the Southeastern U.S.???
December 14-15, 2015
Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Agricultural Economist Leah M. Duzy and Agricultural Engineer Ted S. Kornecki were invited to speak at the 2015 Alabama Corn and Wheat Short Course in Auburn, AL. Dr. Duzy presented on wheat production and profitability across the Southeast, and Dr. Kornecki presented on equipment used to manage high residue cover crops.???
January 12-14, 2016, Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Research Soil Scientist, Allen Torbert presented research results at the Annual National Conservation System Cotton and Rice Conference in Memphis, TN. Dr. Torbert made a presentation entitled ???Enhanced Efficiency Fertilizer???s Effect on Cotton Yield and Quality in the Coastal Plains???.
January 27-30, 2016
Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Researchers Ted S. Kornecki and Corey Kichler attended the 25th Southern SAWG Conference: Practical Tools and Solutions for Sustaining Family Farms in Lexington, Kentucky. Dr. Kornecki presented a poster ???Multiple rolling/crimping effects on termination of two summer cover crops in a conservation system.??? Mr. Kichler displayed the ARS NSDL booth and demonstrated prototypes of the powered roller and powered coulter planting system for small walk-behind tractors.
February 10-11, 2016
Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Scientist, Andrew Price presented ???Cover Crops and Weed Management??? at the annual North Carolina Tomato Growers Association Meeting, held in Ashville, NC. The presentation highlighted high???residue cover crops weed suppressive attributes.
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|Feb 28, 2013|
|USDA Soil Lab Celebrates 75 Years of Innovative Research|
|Nov 18, 2010|
|Future Soybean, Sorghum Growth Examined Under Higher Carbon Dioxide Levels|
|Sep 14, 2010|
|New Poultry Litter Applicator Holds Promise for Chesapeake Bay Area|
|Aug 02, 2010|
|Long-Term Effects of Carbon Dioxide on Plants Studied by ARS|
|Dec 07, 2009|
|New Tool Fertilizes Fields and Reduces Runoff Nutrients|
|Dec 23, 2008|
|Managing Cover Crops with Rolling and Crimping Techniques|
|Sep 03, 2008|
|Elevated Carbon Dioxide Boosts Invasive Nutsedge|
|Jun 09, 2008|
|Soil Scientist Wins Top Honor from USDA Research Agency|
|Feb 12, 2008|
|Elevated Carbon Dioxide Has Uneven Influence on Longleaf Communities|
|Dec 11, 2007|
|High-Tech Tools Tackle Ag Management|
|Jul 26, 2007|
|Testing Poultry Litter for No-Till Farming|
|Nov 20, 2006|
|Farming Practices Influence the Effects of Rising Carbon Dioxide|
|Aug 29, 2006|
|Conservation Tillage Has Immediate Benefits|
|Oct 28, 2004|