General Integrated Agricultural Systems/Div. A08 Business Meeting

Wednesday, November 4, 2009: 1:10 PM-4:50 PM
Convention Center, Room 301-302, Third Floor
Presiding:
Sharon Clay
1:15 PM
Yield Potential of Alternative Cropping Systems for Organic Dairy Farms.
Tim Griffin, Tufts Univ.; Richard Kersbergen, Univ. of Maine Coop. Ext.; Tom Molloy, Univ. of Maine; C. Wayne Honeycutt, USDA-ARS; John Halloran, USDA-ARS
1:30 PM
Forage Quality of Alternative Cropping Systems for Organic Dairy Farms in New England.
Richard Kersbergen, Univ. of Maine Coop. Ext.; Tim Griffin, Tufts Univ.; Tom Molloy, Univ. of Maine; John Halloran, USDA-ARS; C. Wayne Honeycutt, USDA-ARS
1:45 PM
State and Drivers of Productivity as Components of Cropping System Sustainability.
C. Wayne Honeycutt, USDA-ARS; Tim Griffin, Tufts Univ.; Robert Larkin, USDA-ARS; Zhongqi He, USDA-ARS; O.M. Olanya, USDA-ARS; John Halloran, USDA-ARS
2:00 PM
Impacts of Grazing Cover Crops On Following Row Crops in a Sod Based Rotation.
David Wright, Univ. of Florida; J. Marois, Univ. of Florida; G. Anguelov, Univ. of Florida; Duli Zhao, USDA-ARS-SAA; C. Mackowiak, Univ. of Florida; B. Myer, Univ. of Florida
2:15 PM
Soil-Aggregate Stability Under Conservation Tillage and Sod-Based Crop Rotations.
Gueorgui (George) Anguelov, Univ. of Florida; David Wright, Univ. of Florida; Jim Marois, Univ. of Florida; Cheryl Mackowiak, Univ. of Florida
2:30 PM
Essential Oil Content and Composition in Needles of Juniperus Virginiana.
Valtcho D. Zheljazkov, Mississippi State; Charles Cantrell, USDA-ARS; Amaya Castro-Ruiz, Spanish Res. Council (CSIC)
2:45 PM
3:00 PM
Twin- and Single-Row Corn Production in Northeast Missouri.
Kelly A. Nelson, Univ. of Missouri; Randall Smoot, Univ. of Missouri
3:15 PM
Assessment of Disinfectant Efficiency and Influence On the Germination of Brachiaria Seeds for in Vitro Culture Purposes.
Leônidas P. Passos, Embrapa, Dairy Cattle; Maurício Marini Köpp, Embrapa, Dairy Cattle; Maria Coletta Vidigal, Embrapa, Dairy Cattle; Fábio de Souza Fernandes, Embrapa, Dairy Cattle; Rafael Marques, Embrapa, Dairy Cattle; Naine Martins do Vale, Embrapa, Dairy Cattle; Leiri Daiane Barili, Embrapa, Dairy Cattle
3:30 PM
The Value of Break Crops for Wheat.
John Angus, CSIRO; Mark Peoples, CSIRO; John Kirkegaard, CSIRO; Megan Ryan, Univ. of Western Australia; Lars Ohlander, Swedish Univ. of Agricultural Sciences
4:50 PM