Extension Support Specialist
Section of Soil and Crop Sciences
237 Emerson Hall
Phone: (607) 255-2177
Email: jnt3 [at] cornell.edu
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Bimonthly digital newsletter
Distributed by the Section of Soil and Crop Sciences at Cornell University, the purpose of the newsletter is to provide timely information on field crop production and environmental issues as it relates to New York agriculture. Previous issues are also available through issuu.
Field crop news
The classic identification guide “Weeds of the Northeast” sprouted from a collaboration of Cornell researchers. Now, a new edition of the book brings together a pair of uncannily named weed scientists: Antonio DiTommaso and Joseph DiTomaso.
A recent study aims to help dairy farmers increase feed quality and quantity by adding winter cereals to their crop rotations. Researchers examined the interaction between forage yield, quality and harvest timing for barley, cereal rye and...