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Managing Corn Rootworm in Non-GMO Corn

Oct 12, 2017
An increasing number of dairy producers are being asked by their milk processors to seriously consider producing milk from dairy cows fed non-GMO forages and grains.  Many milk producers feel the pressure to comply with the request in order to preserve their milk market.  The decision to grow non-GMO corn impacts both the weed control program and management of corn rootworm. Read more

Weather Outlook - September 28, 2017

Sep 28, 2017
NOAA Northeast Regional Climate Center, Cornell University
Last week temperatures ranged from 10 to 16 degrees above normal! Precipitation has been none at all for most of the state, some areas have seen a few hundredths of an inch. Base 50 growing degree-days ranged from 90-170. Read more

Weather Outlook – September 7, 2017

Sep 7, 2017
NOAA Northeast Regional Climate Center, Cornell University
Last week temperatures ranged from 4 to 8 degrees below normal. Precipitation ranged from half an inch to over 2 inches for most of the state. Base 50 growing degree-days ranged from 30-90. Read more

New York Farmer Heavy Rainfall Survey Request

Aug 29, 2017
March through July of 2017 was a period of above average rainfall in much of New York. Rainfall often came as heavy downpour events, leading to agricultural damage and disease.  Please help us understand how the excessively wet 2017 has impacted you by completing this survey. Read more

Weather Outlook – August 24, 2017

Aug 24, 2017
NOAA Northeast Regional Climate Center, Cornell University
Last week temperatures ranged from normal to 4 degrees above normal. Precipitation ranged from half an inch to 3 inches, with a few isolated areas getting more than 3 inches. Base 50 growing degree-days ranged from 80 to 160. Read more
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Cornell Projects to Cultivate the Digital Agriculture Landscape

Aug 23, 2017
Research investment from the Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station (CUAES) will fund six proposals over three years focused on developing computational and informational technologies to create more profitable, efficient and sustainable agricultural practices. Read more

Weather Outlook – August 17, 2017

Aug 17, 2017
NOAA Northeast Regional Climate Center, Cornell University
Last week temperatures ranged within 2 degrees of normal. Precipitation ranged from less than a quarter inch to 2 inches for most of the state. Base 50 growing degree-days ranged from 80 to 160. Read more

Weather Outlook – August 10, 2017

Aug 11, 2017
NOAA Northeast Regional Climate Center, Cornell University
Last week temperatures ranged within 2 degrees of normal. Precipitation ranged from less than a quarter inch to over 4 inches in isolated ares. Base 50 growing degree-days ranged from 70 to 150. Read more

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