Category Archives: Crops

Photosensitization of Sheep and Goats from Switchgrass hay

Photosensitization of Sheep and Goats from Switchgrass hay Dan Undersander, Extension Forage Agronomist I have had a couple reports of photosensitization of sheep from feeding switchgrass hay. After feeding the hay a week or two, the sheep started exhibiting extreme sensitivity … Continue reading

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2010 Wisconsin Corn Hybrid Performance Trials: Grain – Silage – Specialty – Organic

2010 Wisconsin Corn Hybrid Performance Trials: Grain – Silage – Specialty – Organic Joe Lauer, Extension Corn Agronomist, UW-Madison Agronomy Dept., Kent Kohn and Thierno Diallo, UW-Madison Agronomy Dept. Every year, the University of Wisconsin Extension-Madison and College of Agricultural … Continue reading

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Radish as a cover crop

Radish as a cover crop Matt Ruark, Extension Soil Scientist, UWEX and Dept. of Soil Science,Kevin Shelley, UW – Nutrient and Pest Management Program,Jim Stute, Extension Agent – Rock County There has been much recent interest in planting forage radish … Continue reading

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Is Land Rolling a Practice for Wisconsin Crop Production?

Is Land Rolling a Practice for Wisconsin Crop Production? Dick Wolkowski, Extension Soil Scientist Land rolling is the practice of pulling large cylindrical rollers over fields with the objective of smoothing the ground. Typically the practice is conducted just prior to … Continue reading

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USDA-APHIS grants nonregulated status for roundup ready alfalfa

USDA-APHIS grants nonregulated status for roundup ready alfalfa Mark Renz, Extension Weed Scientist, University of Wisconsin Madison On January 27, 2011 USDA-APHIS announced it will deregulate Roundup Ready alfalfa. This decision will lift the three year ban on planting of … Continue reading

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