Malheur Experiment Station 2005 Annual Report

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2005 Weather Report


Alfalfa Seed Quality Favored By Water Stress


Weed Control And Crop Response With Option® And Impact® Herbicides In Furrow-Irrigated Field Corn


Evaluations Of Spring And Fall Herbicides For Peppermint


Identification Of Herbicides For Use In Native Forb Seed Production

Subsurface Drip Irrigation For Native Forb Seed Production


2005 Onion Variety Trials

Evaluation Of Over-Wintering Onion For Production In The Treasure Valley - 2004/2005 Trial

Onion Production From Sets

Onion Production From Field-Grown Transplants

Automatic Collection, Radio Transmission, And Use Of Soil Water Data

Short-Duration Water Stress Decreases Onion Single Centers Without Causing Translucent Scale

Insecticide Trials For Onion Thrips (Thrips Tabaci) Control - 2005

A Three-Year Study On Varietal Response To An Alternative Approach For Controlling Onion Thrips (Thrips Tabaci) In Spanish Onions

A One-Year Study On The Effectiveness Of Vydate L® (Oxamyl) To Control Thrips In Onions When Injected Into A Drip-Irrigation System

Preemergence And Postemergence Combinations For Weed Control In Onion

Soil-Active Herbicide Applications For Weed Control In Onion

Comparison Of Goal 2Xl® And Goal Tender® For Crop Injury And Weed Control In Onion

The Effectiveness Of Root Feed Ii And Sto-5 For Onion Production When Injected Into A Drip-Irrigation System


Performance Of Hybrid Poplar Clones On An Alkaline Soil

Micro-Irrigation Alternatives For Hybrid Poplar Production, 2005 Trial

Effect Of Pruning Severity On The Annual Growth Of Hybrid Poplar


Potato Variety Trials 2005

Effect Of Irrigation Systems And Cultural Practices On Potato Performance

Evaluation Of Alternative Carriers For Potato Seed Treatment Fungicides

Development Of New Herbicide Options For Weed Control In Potato Production

Weed Control

Control Of Perennial Pepperweed And Russian Knapweed With Habitat® And Plateau® Herbicides


Soybean Performance In Ontario In 2005

Organic Soybean Production In Ontario In 2005

Sugar Beet

Sugar Beet Variety Trials 2005

Kochia Control With Preemergence Nortron® In Standard And Micro-Rate Herbicide Programs In Sugar Beet

Comparison Of Calendar Days And Growing Degree Days For Scheduling Herbicide Applications In Sugar Beet


Teff (Era Grostis Tef), An Irrigated Warm Season Annual Forage Crop

Overseeding Teff (Era Grostis Tef) Into Alfalfa

Wheat and Other Small Grains

2005 Winter Elite Wheat Trial

Yellow Nutsedge

Preliminary Investigations Of Royal Mh-30® Effects On Yellow Nutsedge Dormancy


Appendix A: Listing of Herbicides

Appendix B: Listing of Insecticides

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

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