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Risk analyses of heat units available for corn and soybean production in Quebec

A. Bootsma

Risk analyses of heat units available for corn and soybean production in Quebec

by A. Bootsma

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Published by Eastern Cereal and Oilseed Research Centre, Research Branch, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corn -- Québec (Province) -- Climate factors.,
  • Soybean -- Québec (Province) -- Climate factors.,
  • Crops and climate.,
  • Corn -- Planting time -- Maritime Provinces.,
  • Corn -- Harvesting time -- Maritime Provinces.,
  • Corn -- Frost resistance -- Maritime Provinces.,
  • Soybean -- Planting time -- Québec (Province),
  • Soybean -- Harvesting time -- Québec (Province),
  • Soybean -- Frost resistance -- Québec (Province)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAndrew Bootsma, Gilles Tremblay and Pierre Filion.
    SeriesTechnical bulletin, ECORC contribution -- no. 991396, Technical bulletin (Canada. Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. Research Branch), ECORC contribution -- no. 991396.
    ContributionsTremblay, Gilles., Filion, Pierre., Eastern Cereal and Oilseed Research Centre (Canada), Canada. Agriculture Canada. Research Branch.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB"191"M2"B66"1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20714543M
    ISBN 100662284313

    Hog/Corn Ratio: The relationship of feeding costs to the dollar value of hogs. It is measured by dividing the price of hogs ($/hundredweight) by the price of corn ($/bushel). When corn prices are high relative to pork prices, fewer units of corn equal the dollar value of pounds of pork.   The main risk factor identified was rearing flocks in cages compared to barns and free-range systems. The results also showed a significantly higher risk for Salmonella for a one week increase in flocks’ age as well as with a unit increase in the size of the flock. Eggs. Salmonella is the main pathogen of concern in relation to eggs.

    Risk Analysis of Planting Date Under Current and Projected Climate Scenarios in Chile Using Substor-Potato. Soybean Yield in Production Systems with Corn, Brachiaria and Nitrogen Fertilization. Assessment of PSII Heat Tolerance for Six Commercially-Available Cotton Cultivars Across a Range of Production Environments.   Mid-to-late July is when corn goes through its critical pollination phase. Corn needs moisture and moderate temperatures at this stage to ensure a healthy and high-yielding crop. Extreme heat (roughly degrees or more) and dry soil will damage crops, leading to lower yields. Crop damage causes the price of corn to rise.

    Simple calculations and analyses can be handled straightforwardly. Chapters 1 and 2 indicate the range of abilities that are immediately available to novice users. If simple methods prove inadequate, there can be recourse to the huge range of more advanced abilities that R offers. Adaptation of available abilities allows even greater flexibility. Currently, high-temperature risk assessments of crops at the regional scale are usually conducted by comparing the observed air temperature at ground stations or via the remote sensing inversion of canopy temperature (such as MODIS (moderate-resolution imaging spectroradiometer) land surface temperature (LST)) with the threshold temperature of the crop.


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Risk analyses of heat units available for corn and soybean production in Quebec by A. Bootsma Download PDF EPUB FB2

Clay belt of Northern Ontario. Average CHU for silage corn and soybeans were related to heat units for grain corn by linear regression analyses and a straight line graph.

On average, there are fewer CHU available for soybeans and silage corn than for grain corn production at a given location. Income Risk Analysis of Alternative Tillage Systems for Corn and Soybean Production on Clay Soils Article in Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics/Revue canadienne d agroeconomie 48(2)   Bootsma A, Tremblay G, Filion P () Risk analysis of heat units available for corn and soybean production in Quebec.

Tech BullAgric and Agri-Food Canada Google Scholar Brown D () Heat units for corn in southern by: A. Bootsma, G. Tremblay, and P. Filion. Risk Analysis of Heat Units Available for Corn and Soybean Production in Québec.

Technical Bulletin Cat. A/E. Ottawa, ON, Canada: Eastern Cereal and Oilseed Research Centre, Research Branch, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 35 p. Google ScholarCited by: Wu et al. () developed an agricultural drought-risk assessment model for corn and soybean using CSDI and SPI that categorized crop-growing areas into two categories: high and low risk.

In our. in the analysis. Mean yields for corn, soybeans and hay are bu./acre, 39 bu./acre and soybeans if heat units were below average. That weather events can be tied to production risk.

A corn/soybean rotation was chosen as optimal on 56% of the farm area analyzed, versus 25% for continuous corn and 13% for a corn/soybean/wheat rotation.

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Risk Rating for Potential Economic and Environmental Consequences: Potential economic and environmental consequences are rated "medium" for Eriochloa villosa as it has the potential to cause at least two economic impacts (i.e., crop yield reduction and increased cost of control) primarily in corn-corn and corn-soybean rotation systems (i.e., in.

– Risk:reward analysis (cost of production, potential return, risk analysis) – Suitability for underseeding if needed Cultivar Selection • Select cultivars that match your: – Fertility level – Seeding date late planting. shorter days to maturity – Crop heat units (CHU) available – Quality requirements •Resistant to: –Insect.

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These aspects lead to uncertainties in the results obtained through deterministic analyses, therefore rendering risk assessment tools useful.

Pereira et al. () performed risk analysis of sugarcane facilities for production of electricity, ethanol, and n-butanol. This type of analysis can indicate the probability a process has of achieving. As for the risk analysis, Choi and Hammoudeh () study the effects of financial and geopolitical crises on commodity prices, such as Brent oil, WTI oil, copper, gold and silver, and show different volatility persistence responses.

They examine the volatility persistence in the multi-variate DCC GARCH model after controlling for two. Amino acids are known to play a key role in gene expression regulation.

Amino acid signaling is mediated via two pathways: the mammalian target of rapamycin complex 1 (mTORC1) and the amino acid responsive (AAR) pathways. Cationic amino acid transporters (CATs) are crucial in these pathways due to their sensing, signaling and transport functions.

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Thus, the relative growth rates of crops and insect phytophages are expected to differ between temperature regimes. This publication estimates the cost of crop production in Iowa for Estimates for corn following corn, corn following soybeans, corn silage following corn, herbicide tolerant soybeans following corn, strip tillage corn and soybeans, non-herbicide tolerant soybeans following corn, low-till corn and soybeans, oats and hay production, alfalfa, grass pastures and machinery costs are all included.

Many agricultural scientists concentrate their research on developing new technologies and management practices that increase yields. Farmers sometimes show little enthusiasm for these new systems because they receive only a portion of the information needed to make informed decisions.

Agricultural scientists are also developing alternatives to traditional agricultural crops such as. "Income Risk Analysis of Alternative Tillage Systems for Corn and Soybean Production on Clay Soils," Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics/Revue canadienne d'agroeconomie, Canadian Agricultural Economics Society/Societe canadienne d'agroeconomie, vol.

48(2), pagesJuly. The estimation of biofuel production cost in terms of per unit energy production facilitates the comparison of the biofuels having a similar level of applications and close production cost. For instance, biobutanol and bioethanol can be used as a substitute for gasoline. Tao et al.

(a) found biobutanol production cost of $/L from corn. A crushing facility can pay up to ¢ kg−1 for pennycress oilseed during the first year of production and provide investors % annual rate of return.

Therefore, a profit margin of up to ¢ kg−1 is available for the crushing facility to induce prospective pennycress producers to supply oilseed for SAF production.), the root to shoot ratio (Equation ) is calculated based on daily heat units (HU index).

) Root to Shoot Ratio = − HU index (HU index is the ratio of accumulated heat units during the period of growth and the heat units needed for maturity of the crop) The root to shoot function times the initial aboveground cereal rye growth.the risk analysis presented in this RA in determining, in part, whether to establish any be considered a low-risk activity/corn combination (Liu, ).

heat treatment, time/temperature.