Videos

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Soil Health

Harold van Es speaking on soil health at a Resources for the Future and Cornell Atkinson Center for Sustainability policy forum in Washington D.C.

Field Talks

Dr. Jerry Cherney discusses the process of conducting forage trials on cooperative farms and the effects of drought on Meadow-Fescue as part of a low-lignin Alfalfa-Grass trial.

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Forage Trial Process

Dr. Jerry Cherney discusses the process of conducting forage trials on cooperative farms.

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Drought Effects on Alfalfa-Grass Mixtures

Dr. Jerry Cherney discusses the effects of drought on Meadow-Fescue as part of a low-lignin Alfalfa-Grass trial.

people walk in an open field
Field of alfafa grass

In-field Demonstrations

Sweeping for Pests

CAAHP Educator Sandy Buxton narrates as intern Aine Hardaker sweeps for pests. This technique is useful for farmers - it gives them an idea of what pests are in their fields.

#CropCam

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Armyworm in Corn & Natural Predation

#CropCam 06-2016: Mike Stanyard - NWNY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Team - identifies the signs of Armyworm damage in corn and the signs of natural predators of the worm which reduce the need to spray insecticides. 

White Mold in Soybeans

#CropCam 09-01-2015: Mike Stanyard - NWNY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Team - scouts for and identifies white mold on soybean plants and provides tips for avoiding it in the future.

Soybean Aphid Scouting

#CropCam 06-17-2015: Mike Stanyard - NWNY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Team - demonstrates a scouting method for early detection of soybean aphids.

Scouting black cutworm in field corn 

#CropCam 06-05-2015: Mike Stanyard - NWNY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Team - demonstrates how to scout for and identify black cutworm larvae in field corn.

Winter Triticale for Forage

Mike Stanyard - NWNY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Team explains the best growth stage for mowing Triticale for forage.

Winter wheat scouting

#CropCam 05-29-2015: Mike Stanyard - NWNY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Team - demonstrates the method for scouting winter wheat for fusarium head scab and flag leaf powdery mildew and the methods for controlling them.

Alfalfa Weevil Larvae Scouting

Mike Stanyard - NWNY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Team - demonstrates the method for scouting Alfalfa weevil larvae in North West New York.

Alfalfa snout beetle

#CropCam 05-07-2015:  Alfalfa snout beetles near the edge of a road next to a Jefferson County farm located on County Route 47 in the Town of Champion. They were being collected by Tony Testa and Julie Hansen for alfalfa snout beetle research at Cornell University.

Winter malting barley scouting

#CropCam 04-27-2015: Bill Verbeten - NWNY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Team - evaluates a winter malting barley field in Niagara County, NY.

Evaluating Winter Malting Barley

#CropCam 03-20-2015: Bill Verbeten - NWNY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Team - evaluates a winter malting barley field in Niagara County, NY.

Estimating wheat tillers per square yard

#CropCam 04-06-2015: Mike Stanyard - NWNY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Team - describes how to estimate wheat tillers per square yard to determine amount of nitrogen that needs to be applied at green up.