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Agronomy Publication Listing

Agronomy publications cover topics related to agronomy, including soil quality and analysis, seed selection, irrigation, fertilization, pesticide application, common diseases and pests, forage and grain crops, and other agronomic crops, such as onions, peanuts, and alfalfa.

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Cotton

A-216: Know Whats is in a Bag of Seed
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-217: Defoliants, Desiccants, and Growth Regulators Used on New Mexico Cotton
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-229: Phymatotrichum Root Rot
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-230: Fire Blight
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-231: Blossom-End Rot
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-237: Overwintering Habitat Impact on Boll Weevil Eradication and Control
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-238: Conchuela Stink Bug in New Mexico Cotton
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-239: Weed Management in Cotton
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 629: Precision Cotton Production
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

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Forage Crops

A-311: Sainfoin Production in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-325: Managing Weeds in Alfalfa
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-326: Downy Mildew on Alfalfa
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-332: Sorghum Forage Production in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-333: User Manual of the Alfalfa Yield Predictor
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-334: Beet Armyworm in New Mexico Hay
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-335: Variegated Cutworm in New Mexico Hay
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-336: Managing Roundup Ready and Conventional or Organic Alfalfa Hay in Nearby Fields in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-337: Recommendations for Roundup Ready Alfalfa Weed Management and Stand Removal in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-338: Alfalfa Weevil Control Options in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-339: Alfalfa Integrated Pest Management: Aphids
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-340: Integrated Weed Management in Irrigated Permanent Grass Pastures and Hayfields in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-609: Relay Intercropping Brassicas into Chile and Sweet Corn
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 585: Species Selection and Establishment for Irrigated Pastures in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 586: Grazing Systems and Management for Irrigated Pastures in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 600: Managing Aceria malherbae gall mites for control of field bindweed
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 630: Small Grain Silages for New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 633: Using a Computer Application to Predict Irrigated Alfalfa Yield
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 641: Hay Quality, Sampling, and Testing
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 642: Silage Microbial Inoculants: Use in Hot Weather Conditions
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

  • Circular 642 Spanish: Inoculantes microbiales para ensilaje: Su uso en condiciones de clima cálido
    (HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 644: Assessing alfalfa stands after winter injury, freeze damage, or any time renovation is considered in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 646: Managing Alfalfa During Drought
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 654: Selecting Alfalfa Varieties for New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 659: Whitefringed Beetle in New Mexico Alfalfa
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 665: Survey of Silage Crop Nutritive Value in New Mexico and West Texas
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 668: Reducing Harvest and Post-Harvest Losses of Alfalfa and Other Hay
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

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General Agronomy

A-102: Measuring Irrigation Water With a Flow Meter
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-104: Estimating Water Flow From Pipes
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-114: Test Your Soil
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-116: Irrigation Water Classification Systems
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-122: Soil Test Interpretations
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-123: Sampling for Plant Tissue Analysis
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-127: Managing Caliche in Your Yard
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-129: Nitrogen Fixation By Legumes
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-130: Inoculation of Legumes
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-131: Certified Seed
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-133: Fertilizer Cost Calculations
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-134: Selecting Synthetic Fertilizers in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-137: Soil Analysis: A Key to Soil Nutrient
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-141: Interpreting Soil Tests for Efficient Plant Growth and Water Use
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-143: Using Plant Tissue Analyses for Efficient Plant Growth and Water Use
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-144: User Manual of the Dairy Annual Nutrient Manager
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-145: Certified Noxious Weed Free Program
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-146: Appropriate Analyses for New Mexico Soils
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-147: Agronomic Principles to Help with Farming During Drought Periods
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-148: Understanding Soil Health for Production Agriculture in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-149: Soil Quality of CRP Lands in Eastern New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-607: How to Hire a Crop Consultant
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-608: Using On-Farm Tests
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

M-227: Understanding Horsepower and Water Horsepower Efficiency and Fuel Consumption Costs for Irrigation Pumps
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 640: Vegetable Demonstration Plots: High-Input vs. Low-Input Yield Comparison
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 650: Sulfur and New Mexico Agriculture
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 656: An Introduction to Soil Salinity and Sodium Issues in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 661: Soil Sampling With Respect to Salinity in New Mexico Vineyards
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 666: Organic Good Agricultural Practices for New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 672: Understanding and Managing Soil Compaction in Agricultural Fields
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

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Grain Crops

A-415: Leaf, Stem and Stripe Rust Diseases of Wheat
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-416: Corn Plant Density Effects on Silage Quality
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-417: Millets for Forage and Grain in New Mexico and West Texas
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

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Onions

Circular 538: Onion Diseases in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 563: Bulb Onion Culture and Management for Southern New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

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Peanuts

Circular 645: New Mexico Peanut Production
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

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Pest Management

Extension Pesticide Applicator Training Series

A-338: Alfalfa Weevil Control Options in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-339: Alfalfa Integrated Pest Management: Aphids
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-615: Dodder (Cuscuta spp.) Biology and Management
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

A-616: Herbicide Resistance: Development and Management
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

A-617: Palmer Amaranth Biology and Management
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

H-158: How to Collect and Send Plant Specimens for Disease Diagnosis
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

Circular 600: Managing Aceria malherbae gall mites for control of field bindweed
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 607: Guide to the Biological Control of Some Common Yard and Garden Pest Insects in New Mexico
(HTML Version) (PDF Version)

Circular 659: Whitefringed Beetle in New Mexico Alfalfa
(HTML Version) (PDF Version) (epub) (mobi)

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