Now showing items 1-3 of 3

    • 1973 Sweet Corn Control Report 

      Straub, Richard (New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, 1974-07)
      All tests were conducted in Ulster County, New York. Growing conditions in the spring of 1973 were characterized by exceedingly heavy rainfall; cold, wet soils; and cool temperatures. Due to these conditions, all plantings ...
    • Ethephon Growth Regulator As a Potential Tool for Managing Excessive Height in Sweet Corn Hybrids 

      Straub, Richard (New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, 1989)
      Here I report results of field studies done on sweet corn during 1987 and 1988, to determine the optimum timing and dosages of Cerone treatments, and to evaluate treatment effects on plant height, ear height and yield ...
    • Feasibility of fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith) control on late-planted dent corn 

      Straub, Richard; Hogan, Harold (New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, 1974-10)
      During the late summer of 1973, fall armyworm populations were abnormally high in the Hudson River Valley, and the resulting severe defoliation to late-planted dent corn caused much concern to producers and extension service ...