Research

North Carolina Cotton Producers Association Research & Extension Proposals

2010   Amount
Requested

2010  Amount
Funded

2011 Amount
Requested

Source of
Funds

RENEWAL PROPOSALS:
BIOLOGICAL & AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING
   •Precision Agriculture for Cotton Production in North Carolina
G.T. Roberson (Extension)
$7,500 $7,500 CI State Support
CROP SCIENCE
   •Production of 2010 Cotton Information, AG-417
K.L. Edmisten (Extension)
$5,000 $5,000 CI State Support
   •Redefining Plant Growth Regulator Strategies for Roundup
Ready Flex Cotton
K.L. Edmisten (Extension)
$21,900 $21,900 CI State Support
   •Measuring Petiole P and K to Interpret Petiole Nitrate
Results
K.L. Edmisten (Extension)
$21,900 $21,900 CI State Support
   •The Effects Defoliation Timing in Flex versus Roundup
Ready Cotton Systems in Terms of Maturity Dates, and
Regrowth Potential
K.L. Edmisten (Extension)
$21,900 $21,900 CI State Support
   •Legume Cover Crops in Cotton
K.L. Edmisten (Extension)
$21,900 $21,900 CI State Support
   •Breeding Cotton Varieties for North Carolina
V. Kuraparthy and D.T. Bowman (Research)
$23,700 $15,000 $22,000 CI State Support
ENTOMOLOGY
   •Evaluation of Various Stink Bug Thresholds and a Practical
Field Scouting Template to More Effectively Manage Stink
Bugs in North Carolina
J.S. Bacheler and D.D. Reisig (Extension)
$11,400 $11,400 CI State Support
PLANT PATHOLOGY
   •Evaluation of Cover Crops for Management of Plant
Parasitic Nematodes in Cotton Production Systems
S.R. Koenning and K.L. Edmisten (Research)
$16,000 $16,000 CI State Support
   •Effect of Soil Texture on the Damage Caused to Cotton by
the Reniform Nematode
S.R. Koenning (Research)
$26,335 $28,700 CI State Support
   •Evaluation of Tillage and Cover Crops for Management of
Columbia lance and Root-knot Nematodes in Cotton
S.R. Koenning and K.L. Edmisten (Research)
$13,000 $13,000 $15,000 CI State Support
SOIL SCIENCE
   •Verification of Poultry Manure Nutrient Availability
Coefficients in Conventional and No-till Production
C.R. Crozier, T.J. Smyth, D.L. Osmond, and A.D. Meijer
(Research)
$11,850 $11,850 CI State Support
   •Optimum Ripping Depth for Coastal Plain Soils
A.D. Meijer (Research)
$5,500 $5,500 CI State Support
TOTAL RENEWAL PROPOSALS: $207,885 $210,550 $37,000  
NEW PROPOSALS:
BIOLOGICAL & AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING
   •Cultural Management of Cotton to Minimize the Impact of
Herbicide Resistant Palmer Amaranth
M.W. Veal (Extension)
$22,750 $22,750 CI State Support
   •Assessment of Cotton Production and Gin Residues for
Thermal Energy Production
M.W. Veal (Extension)
CROP SCIENCE
$2,400 $2,400 CI State Support
   •Herbicide Resistance Management in Cotton
D.L. Jordan and A.C. York (Research)
$23,160 $23,160 $23,160 CI State Support