Contents

Research Highlights from 1997

Agronomic research trials

Anhydrous ammonia vs urea

Bison feed delivery systems

Cattle backgrounding in central ND

Commercial bison production

Community forestry in ND

Crambe meal extraction

Creep feed diets

Field pea response to P applied with seed

Fusarium head blight in small grain

Ground water remediation project

Hulless oats and barley in steer rations

ND Farm Bus Mgmt Program

Pasturing or feeding fall born calves in ND

Steer performance by location & diet

Tilapia feed trials

Variation in cattle herds finished in ND

Weather summary (Temperature, Precipitation, Growing Degree Days, Growing Season GDD Totals and Killing Frost Days)

Weed control in field pea

Wheat midds in finishing diets

Wheat recrop trial

Crop Variety Comparison Data

Barley (Dryland, Irrigated, Recrop, Barnes County, Tri-County)

Beans (Soy Dryland, Soy Irrigated, Edible Dryland, Edible Irrigated)

Buckwheat

Camelina

Canola (Page 1, Page 2)

Corn (Dryland, Irrigated)

Crambe

Crop Trial Information (Page 1, Page 2, Page 3, Page 4)

Durum (Dryland, Irrigated, Recrop, Barnes County, Tri-County)

Field Pea (Page 1, Page 2)

Flax

Forages (Dryland Cool, Dryland Warm, Dryland Silage, Irrigated Silage)

Misc. Alternative Crops

Mustard

Oat (Dryland, Recrop, Barnes County, Tri-County)

Proso Millet

Safflower

Spring Triticale

Sunflower (Non-Oil, Oil 1, Oil 2, Oil 3)

Wheat- Hard Red Spring (Dryland, Irrigated, Recrop, Barnes County, Tri-County)

Wheat- Hard Red Winter (No-Till)

Winter Rye

NDSU Carrington Research Extension Center Staff