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Fertilizer effects on forage crops on strip-mined land in northeast Alabama

D. A. Mays

Fertilizer effects on forage crops on strip-mined land in northeast Alabama

by D. A. Mays

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Published by Tennessee Valley Authority, National Fertilizer Development Center in Muscle Shoals, Ala .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Strip mining -- Environmental aspects -- Alabama.,
  • Revegetation -- Alabama.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementPrepared by D.A. Mays and G.W. Bengtson.
    SeriesBulletin Y -- 74, Bulletin Y (National Fertilizer Development Center (U.S.)) -- 74
    ContributionsBengtson, George W. 1930-, National Fertilizer Development Center (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23 p. :
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22385793M

    Tomatoes (Lycopersicon esculentum), zucchini (Cucurbita pepo) and corn (Zea mays) are summer crops that flourish in the warmth and good drainage of sandy soil. Tomatoes are perennial plants. Screening and Evaluation of Legume Species and Their Varieties for Grazing, Forage Production, Cover Crops, and Soil Health Guojie Wang, evaluated forage crop variety performance in three years with six sites all over North Dakota. The without fertilizer application. The buffer zones between the.

    Forage yield. Beginning in early June of each year plots were harvested every 6 wk for approximately 3 or 4 cuttings. Biomass yield was determined by harvesting a by m area within each plot using a Lawn-Genie plot forage harvester (Matthews Co., Crystal Lake, IL) retrofitted with a weighing basket. Most forage crops do best when they receive full sunlight. This is especially true with the small grains like oats. In addition oats mature from the blade stage (looks like a blade of grass) to the stem stage (a rounded stem and grows rapidly). Deer don’t prefer oats or .

    Characteristics of Forage and Pasture Grasses Found in the Northeast U.S. Species Growth Habit Seedhead Leaf Characteristics Other Characteristics Bluegrass (Poa spp.) Kentucky – P. pratensis Canada – P. compressa Short, low growing perennial grasses; they form a dense sod spreading by short rhizomes; Ky BG is dark green and Size: 1MB. If the hot summer weather is taking a toll on your lawn, the folks at your local Southern States retailer can help. Weeds and insects are your yard’s worst nightmares during the summer months, but never fear. Southern States has the products and expert advice you need to bring your lawn back to .


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Fertilizer effects on forage crops on strip-mined land in northeast Alabama by D. A. Mays Download PDF EPUB FB2

Excess nutrients in soil that are not used by crops may end up in wetlands or streams if soil erosion occurs. Of course, if you under-fertilize, the crop will not perform to its potential, and your money and time spent establishing food plots are less effective. The Effect of Commercial Fertilizers on Forage Production and Utilization on a Desert Grassland Site1 ducted to determine the effects of two commercial fertilizers on (1) forage production, and (2) the forage in the desert grass- land is produced during the sum- mer growing season, the fertili- Cited by:   Effects of Different Fertilizer Treatments on Soil Available Nutrients.

A comparison of available nutrients among the treatments indicated that the fertilizer had a notable influence on soil AN, AP and AK (PCited by: Nitrogen and P fertilizers differentially affected the crude protein concentration of forage turnip and rapes.

Mean IVDMD was and g kg −1 for turnip tops and roots, respectively, g kg −1 for Fora rape, and g kg −1 for Perko rape. Yield of digestible DM of turnip was up to 67% higher than that of stockpiled orchardgrass.

Microdosing, the point-source application of a reduced fertilizer rate within 10 days of sowing, has increased short-term crop yields across the Sahel and is being actively scaled up as an agronomic practice. However, there is no information on the long-term effects of the technique upon soil fertility.

To rectify this, this study used soil samples from the International Crop Research Cited by: Effects of N, P, and K Fertilizer Application on Cotton Growing in Saline Soil in Yellow River Delta Article in Acta Agronomica Sinica 36(10) October with 27 Reads.

Recommendations for managing weeds, insects, and disease pests in agronomic crops such as corn, grain, soybean, small grains, and forages. Tips on dealing with bacteria, molds, fungal diseases and rot.

Maximizing the Value of Pasture for Horses ID K D. Johnson, Agronomy Department M. Russell, Animal Sciences Department, Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service Purdue University West Lafayette, IN Management of horse pasture is an ongoing process that takes time, equipment, knowledge, and dollars.

Forage Quality. Alsike Clover Poisoning, Photosensitization or Photodermatitis in Horses. Botulism in Horses and Haylage. Chewing Through Forage- Managing Your Feed. Cutting, Conditioning & Raking For Faster Hay Drying.

Definitions of Feed Manufacturing and Livestock Nutrition Terms. Wheat – Wheat is a cool-season cereal grain that is easy to establish, quick to germinate, and a great choice for fall hunting plots, especially when mixed with other species such as clovers.

Chicory – Chicory is a tough cool-season perennial crop that is a preferred deer forage. Long-Term Fertilization Effects on Crop Yield and Nitrate Nitrogen Accumulation in Soil in Northwestern China Article (PDF Available) in Agronomy Journal 96(4) July with 1, Reads. Fertilizer treatments were only applied in years during which corn was planted.

Starter fertilizer was applied with the planter and placed 5 cm to the side and 5 cm below the corn seed at planting. Specific fertilizer application rates during the course of the study were adjusted to reflect increased knowledge of crop requirements (Table 1).

Strip tillage usage is increasing in the sugarbeet production systems of the Pacific Northwest and research data to guide phosphorus placement options and application rate for those options need to be acquired. The effects of phosphorus application method (surface and subsurface band) and phosphorus application rate (0 to kg P2O5 per ha) were evaluated in and Author: David D.

Tarkalson, Dave L. Bjorneberg. Pampas grass enjoys areas with full sun but will tolerate partial shade. It also tolerates a wide range of soil types but prefers moist, well-draining soil.

Another plus side to growing pampas grass is its tolerance of drought, wind, and salt sprays—which is why you commonly see the plant along coastal regions. Tropical maize (Zea mays L.) is a promising new crop for the southeastern US, but optimum management practices have not been established for this alternative studies were initiated in to evaluate its response to N and starter fertilizer under conventional and reduced tillage systems double cropped following wheat (Triticum aestivum L.).Cited by:   Forage grasses often do best with nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium fertilizers.

But increasing one can reduce the impact of the others. Producers sometimes apply more fertilizer than needed, which wastes money, causes excessive runoff, and harms the environment. Wheat grows well alongside other plot crops.

It is important to ask your supplier which variety will grow best in your area. Whenever possible, conduct a soil test to determine how much fertilizer the crop may need. Cereal Rye. Rye is a strong crop that will grow under adverse conditions.

Native Warm-Season Grasses and Wildlife ground-dwelling wildlife such as rabbits, wild turkeys, ring-necked pheasants, northern bobwhites, and a va-riety of songbirds and small mammals.

Table 1 pro-vides examples of some wildlife species associated with native warm-season grasses. The growth form of native warm-season grasses is a. losses and thus, reduce the impact of the cover crop. Lastly, reducing N fertilizer rates and applying N fertilizer closer to the time of crop uptake will also reduce nitrate leaching and the impact of the cover crop.

Reductions in nitrate load observed with a rye cover crop range from 13% in Minnesota to 94% in Kentucky (Table 1). This website, developed for school children by the Potash and Phosphate Institute of North America, provides a basic understanding of the nutrients needed by plants for healthy gr.

Sampling Soils for Fertilizer and Lime Recommendations By Darryl D. Warncke, Crop & Soil Sciences Dept. When delineating sampling areas, take into consideration the management history. Knowing the cropping rotation or where manure was spread or where limestone was stockpiled or spread is essential.

Knowledge of the tile system also is helpful File Size: 1MB. Goals / Objectives. Objective 1. Determine the feasibility of identifying areas of perennial grass pasture that are prone to infestation by soil insect pests, particularly white grubs (Coleoptera: Scarabeidae).

Objective 2. Evaluate new strategies for controlling wheat and corn pests in Alabama. The scientists applied the litter to bermudagrass forage plots, and then watered the field with a rainfall simulator.

When the litter was applied with Way’s new tool, phosphorus and nitrogen runoff were 80 to 95 percent lower than when the litter was applied in .