Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future

2017 Annual Meeting | Oct. 22-25 | Tampa, FL

230 Poster and 5 Minute Rapid--Ph.D. Grad Student Oral Competition

Oral Session
C03 Crop Ecology, Management and Quality
Graduate Student Poster Competition for students working toward a Doctor of Philosophy degree in the agricultural sciences or closely-related field of study.  Competition requires a 5-Minute Rapid Oral presentation and a poster presentation.
Tuesday, October 24, 2017: 10:15 AM-11:30 AM
Tampa Convention Center, Room 39

R. Scott Tubbs
Jochum J. Wiersma
10:15 AM
Introductory Remarks
10:25 AM
Maize Composition in Africa.
Heather Pasley, Purdue University; Jill Cairns, CIMMYT; Mike Olsen, CIMMYT-Kenya; James Camberato, Purdue University; Tony J. Vyn, Purdue University
10:30 AM
Can Narrow Row Spacing be Used to Manage Higher Planting Densities of Corn?.
Brad Bernhard, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign; Frederick E. Below, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
10:35 AM
Does Intensive Management Shift Macro- and Micro-Nutrient Uptake and Partitioning in Winter Wheat?.
Amanda de Oliveira Silva, Kansas State University; Romulo Pisa Lollato, Kansas State University
10:40 AM
Automatic Section Control for Planters: Effects on Corn and Soybean Yields.
Geomar M. Corassa, Kansas State University; Telmo J. C. Amado, Federal University of Santa Maria; Rai Schwalbert, Kansas State University; Thomas Liska, Federal University of Santa Maria; Ignacio A. Ciampitti, Kansas State University
10:45 AM
Mitigating the Continuous Corn Yield Penalty with Residue and Agronomic Management.
Alison M. Vogel, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign; Frederick E. Below, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
10:50 AM
10:55 AM
Double-Crop Soybean: A Review.
Damaris Sulzbach Santos Hansel, Kansas State University; Douglas Edward Shoup, Kansas State University; Ignacio A. Ciampitti, Kansas State University
11:00 AM
High Moisture Wheat Harvest Effects on Grain Quality and Dioxynivalenol (DON) Levels.
Douglas Alt, Ohio State University; Laura Lindsey, The Ohio State University; Pierce Paul, Ohio State University
11:05 AM
Estimating the Contribution of Soil Microbial Communities to the Crop Rotation Effect.
Marian Lund, University of Wisconsin Madison; Shawn P. Conley, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Jean-Michel Ané, University of Wisconsin-Madison
11:10 AM
Influence of Cover Crop Planting and Termination Time on Rainfed Corn Production in Western Nebraska.
Alexandre Tonon Rosa, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Liberty E. Butts, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Daran R. Rudnick, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Cody Creech, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Roger W. Elmore, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Rodrigo Werle, UNL
11:15 AM
Question/Answer and Discussion
11:30 AM