Malheur Experiment Station 1998 Annual Report

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Erik Feibert, Senior Faculty Research Assistant, standing with samples of the Poplar tree establishment at the Malheur Experiment Station.

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People

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Weather

1998 Weather Report

Alfalfa

Alfalfa Forage Variety Trial, 1996-2000

2,4-DB Ester Alternatives and Setback Herbicides for Alfalfa Seed Production

Efficacy of Insecticide Mixtures to Control Lygus Bug in Alfalfa Seed

Corn and Field Corn

Performance of Supersweet Corn and Sweet Corn Varieties Following Severe Hail

Preemergence and Postemergence Herbicides for Weed Control in Field Corn

Clover

Herbicides for Weed Control in Clover Seed Production

Mint

Yellow Nutsedge Control in Mint

Onion

Onion Varieties Graded Out of Storage, 1996-1998

Evaluation of Onion Harvesting Methods, 1997-1999

Irrigation Management for Drip-Irrigated Onions

Control of Yellow Nutsedge and Late Emerging Weeds in Onions

Volunteer Potato Control in Onions

Onion Thrips Control

Onion Maggot Control and Onion Thrips Suppression with New Insecticides

The Effect of Two Growth Regulators on Dry-Bulb Onion Production

Poplar Trees

Irrigation Management for Hybrid Poplar Production, 1997-1998

Groundcovers for Hybrid Poplar Establishments, 1997-1998

Second Year Poplar Growth in Response to Establishment-Year Weed Control

Soybean

Soybean Performance Following Severe Hail

Yew Trees

'Hicksii' Yews as a Sustainable Source of Anticancer Compounds

Potato

Examination of Models for the Prediction of the Onset and Severity of Potato Late Blight in Oregon

AuxiGro Field Research on Potato

Potato Variety Trials at Ontario

Weed Control and Potato Variety Tolerance to Herbicides

Sugar Beet

Sugar Beet Variety Trial Results

Transgenic Sugar Beet Variety Testing Results

Micro-rate Herbicide Applications, Dual II Magnum, and BAS 656 07 H for Weed Control in Sugar Beets

Weed Control in Liberty-Resistant Sugar Beets

Weed Control in Roundup-Resistant Sugar Beets

Row Spacing and Plant Population in Roundup-Resistant Sugar Beets

Rangeland

Hoary Cress Control in Rangeland and Pasture

Wheat and Small Grains

Small Grain Variety Trials

Residual Effects of Potato and Onion Sludge on Wheat Yield

Appendices

Appendix A: Listing of Herbicides and Adjuvants

Appendices B: Listing of Insecticides, Fungicides, and Nematicides

Appendices C, D, & E: Listing of Common and Scientific Plant Names


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