The table that follows is a listing of other agronomic research that was conducted at the Carrington Research Extension Center in 1997. The list is provided to inform the reader of specific research issues that are being addressed by CREC and other NDSU research staff. The listing briefly describes the trial and indicates project leaders and/or collaborators. Results of this work are normally available at some later date. Numbers in parenthesis indicate the number of trials conducted, followed by project leaders and/or collaborators.

Germplasm Evaluation/Cultivar Development

Alfalfa: Trials to evaluate alfalfa varieties and harvest technique (2); Meyer (NDSU)

Barley: 2-row plant breeder nurseries; Franckowiak NDSU)

Barley: 6-row plant breeder nurseries; Horsley (NDSU)

Canola: Preliminary nursery (2); AgrEvo/CREC

Chickpea: Regional breeder nursery; Muehlbauer (WSU/USDA)/CREC

Crambe: Advanced breeder nursery; Hanzel (NDSU)/CREC

Durum: Uniform Regional Durum Nursery; Elias (NDSU)/CREC

Euphorbia: Evaluation of varieties; Rosberg (Oregon)/CREC

Field Pea: Regional breeder nursery; Muehlbauer (WSU/USDA)/CREC

Field Pea: Screening nursery; CLP/CREC

Field Pea: Pre-commercial screening nursery; CREC

Field Pea: Evaluation of wrinkle pea cultivars; Legume Logic/CREC

Field Pea: Evaluation of winter pea cultivars; CREC

Flax: Plant breeder nurseries; Hammond (NDSU)

Lentil: Regional breeder nursery; Muehlbauer (WSU/USDA)/CREC

Lupin: Evaluation of cultivar tolerance to high free lime soils; CREC

Lupin: Head row selections; CREC

Lupin: Seed increase plantings(6); CREC

Oats: Uniform Midseason Oat Nursery; McMullen (NDSU)/CREC

Oats: Breeders nursery; McMullen (NDSU)

Oilseeds: Evaluation of industrial oil crops; borage, camelina, and echium; AgGrow/CREC

Wheat: Advanced breeder nursery; Frohberg(NDSU)

Winter Wheat: Advanced breeder nursery; CREC

Winter triticale breeder nursery; CREC/Kolden (Oregon)

Crop Fertility Research

Evaluation of phosphorus fertility needs for alfalfa/(dryland and irrigated); Meyer/Franzen (NDSU)

Evaluation of sulfur source and rate on canola performance; Langdon RC/CREC

Nitrogen/inoculation fertility management trial with dry bean; Grafton (NDSU)/CREC

Inoculation evaluation and nitrogen fertility trial with field pea; CREC

Nitrogen fertility management with oat/field pea forage systems; CREC

Evaluation of micro-nutrient fertility strategies for spring wheat production; TJ ENT./CREC

Nitrogen fertility trial with wheat at Wishek; CREC

Evaluation of micro-nutrient fertility strategies for sunflower production; TJ ENT./CREC

Evaluation of manure as a fertilizer source in spring wheat production; CREC

Evaluation of micro-nutrient fertility in wheat, canola, and field pea; Wilbur Ellis/CREC

Crop Rotation Research

Long term cropping systems trial evaluating rotations, tillage, and fertility; CREC

Impact of legume crop, management method, and nitrogen variables on subsequent wheat crops; CREC

Legume rotation influence on spring wheat yields at Wishek; CREC

Variety response (wheat and durum) to tillage and crop rotation; CREC

Impact of cropping methods on pesticide movement; CREC

Impact of crop rotations on plant pests, fertility, and crop performance; CREC



Plant Pathology Research

Fungicide evaluations in wheat; Zeneca/CREC

IR-4 (fungicide) residue evaluation in lentil; Lamey(NDSU)/CREC

Evaluation of fungicides for control of crown rust in oats; CREC

Evaluation of fungicides for foliar disease control in lentil; CREC

Evaluation of seed treatments for control of common rootrot in wheat; Rohm Haas/CREC

Evaluation of fungicides for suppression of anthracnose in lupin; CREC

Evaluation of lupin germplasm for tolerance to anthracnose; CREC

Evaluation of fungicides for suppression of scab in spring wheat (2); CREC

Evaluation of fungicides for leaf spot control in spring wheat (2); CREC

Wheat and barley cultivar susceptibility to prevalence of stem rust; Miller (USDA)

Evaluation of fungicides for control of rust in dry bean; Venette (NDSU)

Evaluation of fungicides for control of sclerotina in dry bean; Venette (NDSU)

Variety response to fungicides for suppression of scab (5); CREC

Evaluation of fungicides for disease control in field pea; CREC

Weed Control Research

Postemgerence herbicides for dry bean production; Am. Cyanamid/CREC

Evaluation of herbicides for field pea; CREC

Screening borage and camelina for herbicide tolerance; CREC

Grass weed control in spring wheat; Zeneca/CREC

Evaluation of wheat and barley cultivars for tolerance to trifluralin; CREC

Corn herbicide efficacy trial; CREC/Zollinger (NDSU)

Evaluation of mechanical and chemical weed control strategies in field pea; CREC

Evaluation of recrop interval requirements of a herbicide in sunflower rotations; Dupont/CREC

Preemergence weed control in sunflower; CREC

Screening of herbicides for broadleaf weed control in spring wheat; CREC/Nalewaja(NDSU)

Evaluation of mechanical weed control strategies in sunflower; CREC

Evaluation of recrop interval requirements of herbicides in spring wheat rotations; Dupont/CREC

IR-4 evaluations of a drybean herbicide for residue; Ciernia(NDSU)/CREC

Evaluation of a herbicide for grass control in legume crops; Dupont/CREC

Entomology Research

IR-4 evaluations of a drybean insecticide; Weiss (NDSU)/CREC

Flea beetle evaluations in canola; Weiss (NDSU)/CREC

Impact of proso millet planting dates on European corn borer activity (2); Weiss(NDSU)/CREC

Evaluations of a pheromone for enhanced seed set by bees in canola; Troy Biosciences/CREC

Evaluations of a pheromone for enhanced seed set by bees in sunflower; Troy Biosciences/CREC

Crop Management Research

Effect of planting date on canola performance; Langdon RC/CREC

Proso millet hail simulation: stand reduction trial; CREC/U of NE/Col St

Proso millet hail simulation: yield components by plant population; CREC/U of NE/Col St

Influence of weathering conditions on durum cultivar quality parameters; CREC

Impact of seed source location on spring wheat performance; CREC

Evaluation of canola harvest management on seed quality; Langdon RC/CREC

Evaluation of harvest timing on mechanical damage in field pea; CREC

Effect of planting date on field pea performance; CREC

Evaluation of seeding rates in field pea; CREC

Evaluation of forage harvest timing on quality of millet and oat hay; CREC

Sunflower hybrid maturity evaluation; National Sunflower Ass./CREC

Evaluation of a plant growth regulator in spring wheat production; CREC

Field pea response to phosphorus applied with seed; CREC

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