Borderview

Aerial view of research trials at Borderview Research Farm in Alburgh, VT.

Research reports on our field trials are written to share our results with farmers, agricultural service providers, and the general public.  We keep past reports accessible as well so you can view results from more than one year.

 

2019 Field Season Research Reports

Corn

2019 Interseeding Cover Crop Into Wide-Row Corn Silage (PDF)
2019 Corn Cropping Systems to Improve Economic and Environmental Health (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Long Season Corn Silage Performance Trial Summary (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Short Season Corn Silage Performance Trial Summary (PDF)
PDF icon New York and Vermont Corn Silage Hybrid Evaluation Program (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Non-GMO Corn Silage Performance Trial (PDF)
2019 Syngenta Silage Corn Variety Trial (PDF)
2019 Vermont Flint and Dent Corn Performance Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Vermont Organic Silage Corn Perfomance Trial (PDF)

Forages

2019 Cool Season Annual Forage Mixtures Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Summer Annual Variety Trial (PDF)

Grains

PDF icon 2019 Colored Wheat Variety Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 The Efficacy of Spraying Fungicides to Control Fusarium Head Blight Infection in Spring Malting Barley (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 The Efficacy of Spraying Organic Fungicides to Control Fusarium Head Blight Infection in Spring Wheat (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Heirloom Dry Bean Variety Trial (PDF)
2019 Heirloom Hulless Spring Barley Variety Trial (PDF)
2019 Impact of Cover Crops on No-Till Spring Grain Production (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Oat Variety Trial (PDF)
2019 Organic Spring Barley Variety Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Organic Spring Wheat Variety Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Organic Winter Malting Barley Variety Trial (PDF)
2019 Organic Winter Wheat Variety Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Rye Harvest Date Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Rye Nitrogen Fertility Trial (PDF)
2019 Steam Treated Grains Trial (PDF)

Hops

2019 Hop Crowning Trial (PDF)
2019 Hop Germplasm Study (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Hop Harvest Timing (PDF)
2019 Hop Nitrogen Fertility Trial (PDF)
2019 Hop Soil Health Trial (PDF)

Industrial Hemp

2019 Cannabidiol Hemp Plant Spacing x Planting Date Trial (PDF)
2019 Hemp Flower Fungicide Evaluation Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Hemp Flower Variety Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Industrial Grain Hemp Variety Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Industrial Hemp Fertility Trial (PDF)

Oilseeds

PDF icon 2019 Conventional Soybean Variety Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Impact of Planting Date and Variety on Soybean Yield (PDF)
2019 Oilseed Meal Fertility Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Organic Soybean Variety Trial (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Soybean Performance Trials Summary (Conventional and Organic) (PDF)
PDF icon 2019 Winter Canola Variety Trial (PDF)

Soils, Cover Crops and Nutrient Management

PDF icon 2019 Combined Milkweed Production Trials Reports (PDF)
2019 Cover Crop Planting Date Trial (PDF)
2019 Cover Crop Termination Trial (PDF)
2019 Soybean Cover Crop Trial (PDF)

2018 Field Season Research Reports

Corn

Forages

Grains

Hops

Industrial Hemp

Oilseeds

Soils, Cover Crops and Nutrient Management

2017 Research Reports

Corn

Dry Beans

Forages

Cereal Grains

Hops

Industrial Hemp

Other Grains/Legumes

Soils, Cover Crop and Nutrient Management

2016 Research Reports

Corn

Dry Beans

Forages

Grains

Hops

Industrial Hemp – New Trials in 2016

Oilseeds

Soils, Cover Crop and Nutrient Management

Vegetable Pest Management

2015 Research Reports

Corn

Forages

Grains

Oilseeds

Dry Beans

Soils, Cover Crop and Nutrient Management

Hops

2014 Research Reports

Corn

Grains

Hops

Oilseeds

Other Forages

Soil Health and Nutrient Management

    2014 Impact of High Glucosinolate Mustard Soil Amendments on Black Bean Yield (pdf)
    2014 Summer Cover Crop Mix Trial (pdf)
    2014 Late Summer Cover Crop Trial (pdf)
    2014 Early Fall Cover Crop Trial (pdf)
    2014 Tillage Radish Planting Date Trial (pdf)
    2014 Tillage Radish Seeding Rate Trial (pdf)

2013 Research Reports

Corn

Other Forages

Grains

Hops

Oilseeds

Soil Health and Nutrient Management

2012 Research Reports

Corn

Other Forages

Grains

Oilseeds

Soil Health and Nutrient Management

2011 Research Reports

Forages and Corn

Oilseeds

Hops

Soil and Nutrient Management