Monday, November 13, 2006: 1:20 PM
Indiana Conv. Center, Room 206-207, Second Floor
54: Cover Crops in Agricultural Systems
Sponsor:A08 Integrated Agricultural Systems
Cosponsor:S06 Soil & Water Management & Conservation
Presiding:Paul M. Porter, Univ of Minnesota
1:20 PMIntroductory Remarks
1:30 PMClassification of Legume Cover Crops Based on their Potentials to Solubilize and Absorb P from Phosphate Rock Under Field Conditions in the Humid Forest Agroecology of West Africa.
Sylvester Oikeh, WARDA, Kanwar Sahrawat, ICRISAT, Eklou Somado, Africa Rice Center (WARDA), Amadou Toure, Africa Rice Center (WARDA), Sitapha Diatta, Africa Rice Center (WARDA), Kayode Sanni, Africa Rice Center (WARDA)
1:45 PMPredicting Potential Biomass and N Production of Sunn Hemp When Grown as a Cover Crop in the South. 
Harry Schomberg, USDA/ARS, Nicole L. Martini, UGA Horticulture Department, Sharad C. Phatak, UGA Horticulture Department, Juan C. Diaz-Perez, UGA Horticulture Department, Kipling S. Balkcom, USDA-ARS, Harbans Bhardwaj, Virginia State Univ.
2:00 PMCurrent Status and Future Direction of the Tri-State Sod/Livestock Based Peanut/Cotton Cropping System. 
Tawainga Katsvairo, University of Florida, D.L. Wright, Univ. of Florida, J.J Marois, Univ. of Florida, D.L. Hartzog, Auburn Univ, Wiregrass Reg. Res. & Ext. Cntr, K.B. Balkcom, Auburn University, Wiregrass Reg. Res. & Ext. Cntr, J.R. Rich, Univ. of Florida, P.J. Wiatrak, Univ. of Florida
2:15 PMCover Crop Biomass Effects on Early Season Weed Establishment. 
Monika Saini, Auburn Univ, Dept. of Agronomy & Soils, Andrew J. Price, USDA-ARS, Edzard van Santen, Auburn University
2:30 PMCover Crops and Sampling Dates Effect on Soil Carbon Pools under Conservation Tillage Cotton.
Upendra Sainju, USDA-ARS, Harry Schomberg, USDA/ARS, Bharat Singh, Agric. Research Station, Wayne Whitehead, Fort Valley State Univ., P. Glynn Tillman, USDA-ARS, Sharon Lachnicht Weyers, USDA-ARS North Central Soil Consv.
2:45 PMBreak
3:00 PMBreeding Rye as a Cover Crop in the Upper Midwest. 
Michael B. Kantar, Univ of Minnesota, Paul M. Porter, Univ of Minnesota, Deborah Allan, Univ of Minnesota
3:15 PMRye as a Cover Crop in Rotation with Wheat and Canola. 
Paul M. Porter, Univ. of Minnesota, Dave LeGare, Univ. of Minnesota, Charla Hollingsworth, Univ. of Minnesota, Derek Crompton, Univ. of Minnesota
3:30 PMMorphology and Phenology of Hairy Vetch (Vicia villosa) Varieties and Implications for Hardiness as Winter Cover Crops.
Brook J. Wilke, Michigan State Univ, Kellogg Biological Station, Sieglinde Snapp, Michigan State University, Kitty O'Neil, Michigan State Univ
3:45 PMDiscussion
4:00 PMAdjourn
Cosponsor:S06 Soil & Water Management & Conservation

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