Identification of High Yielding Root Rot Tolerant Sweet Corn Hybrids

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Objective: Identify sweet corn hybrids released for the processing market for high and stable yields under heavy and light root rot pressure.

Effect of Irrigation Level on Root Rot in Sweet Corn

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Cultural Management of Corn Root Rot (2004)

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Report to the Oregon Processed Vegetable Commission

Alex Stone
OSU Dept of Horticulture

Objective:

  1. To determine the relationship between cropping history, sweet corn root rot, and yield.
  2. Develop cultural strategies to reduce the severity of corn root rot and improve corn yield.

Cultivar Evaluation for Control of Common Smut in Sweet Corn in the Columbia Basin of Oregon and Washington (2004)

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Report to the Oregon Processed Vegetable Commission

George Clough and Philip Hamm
OSU Hermiston Agricultrual Research and Extension Center

Objective:

  1. Evaluate forty-three sweet corn cultivars for resistance to common smut.

Selection of Cover Crops for Root Rot Supression and Yield Enhancement in Corn

corn

Objective: To identify cover crops that can be grown in rotation with corn to suppress corn root rot and improve corn yield.

Trap Cropping and Removal Trapping to Enhance Control of Western Spotted Cucumber Beetle in Vegetable Crops

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"Rotbusters" 2003: Soil factors, cropping history, varietal tolerance, and corn root rot (2003)

corn

Report to the Oregon Processed Vegetable Commission

Alex Stone
OSU Dept. of Horticulture

Objectives:

Determine-

  1. the root rot tolerance and yield potential of sweet corn varieties
  2. the relationship between rotational history and root rot potential
  3. the relationship between soil factors and root rot potential
  4. whether a cone tube bioassay can be used to screen fields for root rot potential

Pest Management in Sweet Corn

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1. Irrigation level effects on sweet corn growth, yield, and root rot

2. Wild Proso Millet (WPM) control

3. Survival and emergency of WPM

Identification of High Yielding Root Rot Tolerant Sweet Corn Hybrids

corn

Control and Management of Common Smut on corn in the Columbia Basin of Oregon and Washington (2003)

corn

Report to the Oregon Processed Vegetable Commission

George Clough, Philip Hamm, and Sarah Blatchford
OSU Hermiston Agricultrual Research and Extension Center

Objective:

  1. Evaluate 42 sweet corn cultivars for resistence to common smut

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