282 Crop Ecology, Management and Quality: I

Oral Session
C03 Crop Ecology, Management & Quality
In this session we will examine the role of crop ecology and management on yield and quality

C03 Crop Ecology, Management & Quality

Tuesday, November 4, 2014: 7:55 AM-3:40 PM
Long Beach Convention Center, Room 202A

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Shawn P. Conley
Russell W. Gesch
7:55 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:00 AM
Variability of Soybean Genptypes in Yield Response to Increased Temperature.
Tatsuhiko Shiraiwa, Kyoto University; Naoto Mukainishi, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University; Koki Homma, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University
8:15 AM
Evaluation of Agronomic Performances of New Processing Potato Varieties with Low Acrylamide.
Yi Wang, University of Idaho; Alvin J. Bussan, University of Wisconsin-Madison
8:30 AM
Sweet Potato Production with Organic Inputs from Mulches and Hedges in the Caribbean.
Andrea K. Veira, The University of the West Indies; Francis B. Lopez, The University of the West Indies; Gregory Robin, Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI)
8:45 AM
Maize Yield Potential in West Africa Estimated By Two Methods.
Morakinyo Fakorede, Obafemi Awolowo University; Baffour Badu-Apraku, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture-Nigeria; Abebe Menkir, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture; Abimbola Oluwaranti, Obafemi Awolowo University; Richard Olutayo Akinwale, Obafemi Awolowo University
9:00 AM
Evaluation of Herbicide-Resistant Maize Hybrids for the Control of Striga Hermonthica in the Guinea Savannas of Northern Nigeria.
Alpha Kamara, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture; Abebe Menkir, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture; David Chikoye, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture; Mel Oluoch, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture
9:15 AM
Sustainable Biomass Feedstock Production on Wet Marginal Land.
Santanu Bikram Thapa, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign; Allen Parrish, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign; Jia Guo, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign; Thomas B. Voigt, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign; Dokyoung Lee, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
9:30 AM
Prohexadione-Calcium Improves the Establishment and Yield of Alfalfa Interseeded As a Dual Purpose Cover-Forage Crop into Silage Corn.
John H. Grabber, USDA-ARS; Mark J. Renz, Agronomy Dept., University of Wisconsin; Joseph G. Lauer, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Peter A. Vadas, USDA-ARS
9:45 AM
Combining Cropland Data Layers to Identify Alfalfa-Annual Crop Rotation Patterns and Opportunities.
Matt A. Yost, USDA-ARS Cropping Systems & Water Quality Research Unit; Michael P. Russelle, USDA-ARS; Jeffrey A. Coulter, University of Minnesota; Paul V Bolstad, University of Minnesota
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
Recent Advancements in Tobacco Production and Composition in Tennessee and Kentucky.
Eric R. Walker, University of Tennessee; Anne M. Jack, University of Kentucky; Lowell P. Bush, University of Kentucky; Huihua Ji, University of Kentucky; William A. Bailey, University of Kentucky; Colin Fisher, University of Kentucky; Robert D. Miller, University of Kentucky; Robert C. Pearce, University of Kentucky; Paul Denton, GAP Connections; Robert L. Ellis, University of Tennessee; Barry D. Sims, University of Tennessee
10:30 AM
Yield and Quality of Industrial Hemp Cultivars Grown in Quebec.
Philippe Seguin, McGill University; Marie-Pier Aubin, McGill University; Jean-Benoit Charron, McGill University; Anne Vanasse, Laval University; Olivier Lalonde, Centre de Recherche sur les Grains inc.; Gaetan F. Tremblay, Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
10:45 AM
Nitrogen Dynamics in Sweet Sorghum with Winter Crop Rotations in Florida.
Jeffrey Robert Fedenko, University of Florida; John E. Erickson, University of Florida; Ann Wilkie, University of Florida; Danielle D Treadwell, University of Florida; Tesfamariam Mekete Mengistu, University of Florida; Diane L. Rowland, University of Florida
11:00 AM
Evaluation of Physical Strength of Wheat Straw Under Different Fertilizer Treatments and Rates.
Yuxin He, Kansas State University; DeAnn R. Presley, Kansas State University; John Tatarko, USDA-ARS
11:15 AM
Phyllochron Interval and Yield Response to Starter Fertilizer and Planting Date in Wheat.
Joseph Oakes, Virginia Tech Tidewater Agricultural Research & Extension Center; Ronnie W. Heiniger, North Carolina State University
11:30 AM
Sorghum Hybrid and Wheat Variety Traits for Planting Winter Wheat after Grain Sorghum in No-till.
Joshua D. Jennings, Kansas State University; Kraig L. Roozeboom, Kansas State University; P.V. Vara Prasad, Kansas State University; James P. Shroyer, Kansas State University; C.B. Rajashekar, Kansas State University
11:45 AM
An Economic Assessment of Foliar Fungicide Application on Multiple Levels of Disease Resistance in Hard Red Winter Wheat Varieties in Texas.
Clark B Neely, Texas Agrilife Extension Service; Amir M.H. Ibrahim, Texas A&M University; Jackie C Rudd, Texas A&M Univsersity; Russell Sutton, Texas A&M University; Robert W Duncan, Texas A&M University; Daniel Hathcoat, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service; Bryan Simoneaux, Texas A&M University; Jason Baker, Texas Agrilife Research-Amarillo; Ron French, Texas A&M University
12:00 PM
Lunch Break
1:25 PM
1:40 PM
Using Cash Cover Crops to Provide Pollinator Provisions in the Upper Midwest.
Carrie A Eberle, USDA-ARS; Frank Forcella, USDA-ARS; Jonathan Lundgren, USDA-ARS; Kristine Nemec, USDA-ARS; Russell W. Gesch, USDA-ARS; Walter E. Riedell, USDA-ARS; Sharon K. Papiernik, USDA-ARS; Matthew Thom, USDA-ARS
1:55 PM
Integrative Perennial Cropping Systems to Produce Food, Bioenergy, and Ecosystem Services.
James O. Eckberg, University of Minnesota; Gregg A. Johnson, University of Minnesota; George Heimpel, University of Minnesota; Julie A. Peterson, University of Nebraska; Joe M. Kaser, University of Minnesota; Milan Plecas, University of Minnesota; Craig C. Sheaffer, University of Minnesota; Donald L. Wyse, University of Minnesota
2:10 PM
Sustainability Assessment of Midwestern Soybean Production-a PCA-DEA Approach.
Shawn P. Conley, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Fengxia Dong, University of Wisconsin, Madison; Paul Mitchell, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Jed Colquhoun, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Deana Knuteson, University of Wisconsin, Madison; Jeff Wyman, University of Wisconsin, Madison
2:25 PM
2:40 PM
Corn, Soybean, and Wheat Yield Response to Crop Rotation, Variety Rotation, and Fungicide Use to Manage Fusarium-Related Diseases.
David A. Marburger, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Shawn P. Conley, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Paul D. Esker, Universidad de Costa Rica; Joseph G. Lauer, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Jean-Michel Ané, University of Wisconsin-Madison
2:55 PM
Early Season Lactofen Application Effects on Soybean Yield and Yield Components.
John M. Orlowski, University of Kentucky; Chad Lee, University of Kentucky; Gary L. Gregg, University of Kentucky
3:10 PM
Intensive Soybean Management Practice on-Farm Evaluation.
Jonathan Propheter, Pioneer Hi-Bred International Inc.
3:25 PM
Choosing the Right Components to Maximize Hybrid Yield Potential in Corn Cropping Systems.
Ronnie W. Heiniger, North Carolina State University; Leah Boerema, North Carolina State University
3:40 PM
Adjourn to Business Meeting