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Field Corn for Silage and Grain

Research Project -  The Evaluation of Corn Silage Impacted by Hurricane Irene

Topics and Articles
  • Hybrid/Variety Selection
  • Growth and Development
  • Fertilization and Nutrient Management
  • Cover Crops
  • Corn Pest and Weed Management
  • Harvest and Utilization
  • Economics and Data Management
  • Research Reports
    Links to Other Corn Sites
      
    2009 Vermont Forage Conference Proceedings  
    2008 Vermont Forage Conference Proceedings

    Topics and Articles

    Corn Hybrid and Variety Selection  Back to tip

    2011 and 2010 Reports

    2009 Vermont Organic Corn Silage Performance Trial Results

    2009 Vermont Corn Silage Maturity Trial Results

    2009 Vermont Corn Silage Seeding Rate Trial Results

    2009 Short Season Corn Silage Variety Trial Results

    2009 Long Season Corn Silage Trial Results

    2008 Northwest Vermont Corn Hybrid Performance Tiral Results  

    2007 Northwest Vermont Corn Hybrid Performance Trial Results  

    2006 Northwest Vermont Corn Hybrid Performance Trial Results

    2005 Northwest Vermont Corn Hybrid Performance Trial Results

    Crop Hybrid and Variety Information Links
     

    Growth and Development  Back to tip

    Early Corn Growth and Development

    Assessing Field Corn Soon After Emergence

    Early Corn Problems During a Cool, Wet Spring Conditions

    Managing Flood Damaged Crops and Forages from Tropical Storm Irene

    The Impact of Summer Thunderstorms on Corn Yield

    The Growing Degree Calculator for Corn -An Excel Spreadsheet

    Fertilization and Nutrient Management  Back to tip

    Starter Fertilizer for Corn in Vermont -(requires Adobe Reader)

    High Fertilizer Prices Require Good Nutrient Management

    How Much Nitrogen Does Your Corn Need?

    Are N Fertilizer Additives Worth the Money?

    Nutrient Recommendations for Field Crops in Vermont

    Manure Application Methods for Corn - Direct Incorporation and Sidedress Application 

    Cover Crops  Back to tip

    Cover Crops for Corn Silage Systems

    2009 Cover Crop Termination Study


    Corn Pest and Weed Management  Back to tip

    Western Bean Cutworm - A New Pest on Corn

    A new product to deter birds from pulling corn seedlings

    Corn Ear Rot - A New Problem in 2009

    Corn Ear Rot in 2009 - Video Stre

    Armyworms on Corn and Grass Forage

    Western and Northern Corn Rootworm in Vermont

    Managing Herbicide Resistant Crops

    Weed Management Recommendations for Corn and Alfalfa - from Cornell Guide

    Weed Management Recommendations - from Penn State

    Weed Management in Organic Cropping Systems

    Weed Identification


    Harvest and Utilization  Back to tip 

    Calculating Forage Yield on Vermont Farms

    Managing Immature and Frosted Corn Silage

    Nitrate Toxicity in Drought-Stressed Corn Silage and Other Annual Forages

    Mycotoxins In Silage: A Silent Loss In Profits

    Inoculants for Haylage and Corn Silage

    Summary of Corn Silage Quality Lab Results for 2005

    Corn Silage Quality Summary - 2006

    Is Snaplage a Good Fit for Dairy Farmers in the Northeast


    Economics and Data Management  Back to tip

    Manure Value Calculator and Breakeven Hauling Worksheet    pdf Worksheet

    2013 Machinery Custom Rates (Pennsylvania)

    Corn Silage Budget and Cost Worksheet

    Research Reports  Back to tip

    Corn Silage Hybrid Research Reports

    A Summary of The Vermont Corn Rootworm IPM Project

    Managed riparian buffers and cover crops to minimize phosphorus and nitrogen runoff losses from corn fields

    Direct Incorporation of Liquid Dairy Manure for Fall and Spring Application of Corn

    Yield and water quality effects of sidedressed liquid dairy manure on corn

    Effect of the timing of dairy manure application on nutrient leaching losses under corn and grass


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    The Vermont Crops and Soils Homepage provides these linkages for your access to more information, but we do not necessarily agree nor endorse all the information and ideas that you may find on some of these links.

    Cornell Corn Silage Hybrid Trials
    Pennsylvania Commercial Hybrid Corn Test Reports
    WISCONSIN CORN HYBRID PERFORMANCE TRIALS For Grain and Silage
    MINNESOTA CORN HYBRID EVALUATION PROGRAM
    MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY VARIETY TRIALS

    Cornell Guide for Integrated Field Crop Management
    Penn State Corn and Soybean Page
    Wisconsin Corn Agronomy
    The Corn Growers Guidebook
    The Maize Page General Information
    How a Corn Plant Grows
    National Corn Growers Association on the Web


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