Natural Resources Program Committee
of the
Mid-American International
Agricultural Consortium
(MIAC)

 

Members:

Bill Kurtz, University of Missouri
Patricia Negreros Castillo, Iowa State University
Chuck Rice, Kansas State University
Larry Sanders, Oklahoma State University (chair)
Dan Walters, University of Nebraska

 

NRPC presents:

International Symposium on Conservation Tillage

January 24-27, 2000
Mazatlan, Mexico

Presenters are listed with their presentations.

Presentations are in Microsoft Word (.doc) format or Microsoft PowerPoint (.ppt) format.

 

Dr. Ramon Claveran Alonso, INIFAP CENAPROS

- Conservation Tillage in Mexico and Latin America: An Overview
- Panoramica de la Labranza de Conservacion en Mexico y en America Latina

Dr. Daniel T. Walters, University of Nebraska

- Is conservation tillage the answer to global warming?
- Conservation tillage in the United States: An Overview

Santos G. Campos Magana, INIFAP Campo Experimental Cotaxtla, Veracruz

- Fuerzas y Analisis Cinematico de Discos Planos Empleadoes en la Labranza de Conservacion con tiro animal.

Dr. Rick Exner, Iowa State University

- Menos Labranza sin más HerbicidasMenos Labranza sin más HerbicidasMenos Labranza sin más Herbicidas
- Figures  (powerpoint)

Dr. Oscar Arath Grageda, INIFAP

- Dinamica del Nitrogeno en sistemas bajo Labranza de Conservacion

Dr. Alex R. Martin, University of Nebraska

- Transgenic Crops and Issues in Weed Management
- WeedSOFT - A decision support system for weed management

M.C. Danial Munro Olmos, INIFAP

- Manejo de Malezas en Maiz bajo Labranza de Conservacion en la parta Central de Mexico

Dr. Mario Tiscareno Lopez, INIFAP

- Case Study: Conservation Tillage to save Patzcuaro Lake Watershed
- Figures 1-2  (powerpoint)
- Figures 3  (powerpoint)

Dr. James Steigler, Oklahoma State University

- Lessons learned from on-farm demonstrations to implement conservations tillage.  (powerpoint)

Dr. Enrique Rosales Robles, INIFAP

- Conceptos generales sobre manejo de maleza en sistemas de labranza de conservacion

Dr. Fernando Urzua Soria, Colegio de Postgraduados

- Manejo de Malezas y Dinamica de sus poblaciaones en clutivos bajo Labranza de Conservacion

Dr. Charles W. Rice, Kansas State University

- Carbon and Nitrogen cycling in conservation tillage systems
- Figures  (powerpoint)

Dr. Larry Sanders, Oklahoma State University

- The Economics of Conservation and Conservation Tillage

Dr. Tom Franti, University of Nebraska

- Improving water quality in the Big Blue River Basin, Nebraska and Kansas: An extension & research case study

Paul Jasa, University of Nebraska

- Improving water quality in the Big Blue River Basin, Nebraska and Kansas: An extension & research case study

Dr. Kent McVay, Kansas State University

- Soil physical conditions in conservation tillage systems
- Figures  (powerpoint)

Dra. Patricia Negreros Castillo, INIFAP (Iowa State University)

- Conservation tillage related to tropical forest issues

Dr. Jaime Roel Salinas, INIFAP

- Efecto de Labranza en la distribucion de carbono y nutrimentos

Dick and Sharon Thompson, Iowa State University

- Alternative farming systems

Dr. Mario Novelo Guizar, FIRA

- La Labranza de Conservacion en Mexico y apoyos de fira para su adopcion

Dr. David L. Regehr, Kansas State University

- Weed control in Great Plains No-till cropping

Dr. Allan Schlegel, Kansas State University

- Impact of Conservation Tillage on Crop Production in a Semi-Arid region

Jorge D. Etchevers, Colegio de Postgraduados

- La Labranza de Conservacion, Indices de Calidad del suelo y captura de carbono

Vitas of presenters

 

MidAmerica International Agricultural Consortium AgPolicy Wrap-Up