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Andre S Biscaro

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Irrigation and Water Resources Advisor
Cooperative Extension Ventura County
669 County Square Drive, #100
Ventura, CA 93003-5401
805-645-1465
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Also in:
San Bernardino County
Ventura County
Los Angeles County

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Education

M.S. Agronomy and Soils, Auburn University. 2008
B.S. Agronomy, University of Sao Paulo. 2004

Specialty

Irrigation and Nutrient Management

Areas of Expertise (click to see all ANR academics with this expertise)

Bibliography

Peer Reviewed

  • Pathak, T.B.; Dara, S. and Biscaro (2016). "Evaluating Correlations and Development of Meteorology Based Yield Forecasting Model for Strawberry." Advances in Meteorology 2016
  • 2016. Surls, R..; Borel, V. and Biscaro (2016). Soils in Urban Agriculture: Testing, Remediation, and Best Management Practices. ANR Publication 8552
  • Biscaro, A.; et al. (2014). Vegetable Crops.
  • Smith, R.; Biscaro, A., et al. (2011). Fresh-Market Bulb Onion Production in California. Vegetable Production Series. Agriculture and Natural Resources. Publication 7542

Non-Peer Reviewed

  • Biscaro, Andre (2016). CropManage: An Online Tool for Managing Water and Nitrogen Fertilizer in Ventura County.
  • 2015. Biscaro, A.S.; Cahn, M.D., et al. (2015). Developing Web-based Irrigation and Nutrient Management Software for Celery Production. VIII International Symposium on Irrigation of Horticultural Crops.
  • 2015. Turini, T.A.; Biscaro, A.S. and Davis (2015). Evaluation of Sclerotium cepivorum distribution in naturally infested commercial fields in Central California. National The American Phytopathological Society Meeting.
  • Biscaro, A. (2014). ASHS (American Society for Horticultural Science). Orlando, FL,
  • Biscaro, A.S.; Orloff, S.B, et al. (2014). Impact of Biosolid-Compost, Manure and Mineral Fertilizer on Alfalfa Yield and Soil Fertility. Soil Science Society of America Annual Meeting.
  • Biscaro, A.S.; Cahn, M.D., et al. (2014). Nitrogen, Phosphorus and Potassium Uptake Patterns of Fresh-Market Onion Production in Southern California. Soil Science Society of America Annual Meeting.
  • Biscaro, A.; Orloff, S., et al. (2013). Evaluation of recently developed hay yield monitor. European Conference on Precision Agriculture (Proceedings), Lleida, Spain.
  • Biscaro, A. (2013). High Desert Crop Notes - Fall.
  • Biscaro, A. (2013). High Desert Crop Notes - Summer.
  • Biscaro, A.; Orloff, S. (2012). Assessment of Alfalfa Yield Monitoring Technology to Improve Nutrient Use Efficiency. Insights, International Plant Nutrition Institute . Westerm Region Research Update.
  • Biscaro, A.; Orloff, S. (2012). Evaluation of a recently developed hay yield monitor. Alfalfa and Forage News.
  • Biscaro, A. (2012). High Desert Crop Notes - Fall.
  • Biscaro, A. (2012). High Desert Crop Notes - Spring.
  • Biscaro, A. (2012). High Desert Crop Notes - Summer.
  • Orloff, S.; Canevari, M., et al. (2012). Recent Developments in Alfalfa Weed Control. California Weed Science Society (Proceedings), Santa Barbara, CA.
  • Biscaro, A. (2011). High Desert Crop Notes - Summer.
  • Biscaro, A.; Orloff, S., et al. (2011). Site-Specific Nutrient Management for Onion Production in Southern California: Soil Fertility and Fertilizer Usage Comparison. American Society of Horticultural Science (Proceedings), Waikoloa, HI.
  • Biscaro, A.; Orloff, S., et al. (2011). Summer annual weed control in established alfalfa in California. Western Society of Weed Science (Proceedings), Spokane, WA.
  • Putnam, D.; Biscaro, A., et al. (2010). Economic returns due to alfalfa cultivar selection over 30 years of testing in California environments. American Society of Agronomy (Proceedings), Long Beach, CA.
  • Biscaro, A.; Putnam, D., et al. (2010). Estimating the economic value of alfalfa variety selection. California Alfalfa and Forage Symposium (Proceedings), Visalia, CA.
  • Biscaro, A. (2010). High Desert Crop Notes - Fall.
  • Biscaro, A. (2010). High Desert Crop Notes - Summer.
  • Biscaro, A.; Orloff, S. (2010). Site-specific fertilization can improve profits. UCCE (University of California Cooperative Extension) Santa Maria Newsletter.
  • Biscaro, A.; Orloff, S. (2010). Site-specific P and K fertilization for alfalfa: fertilizer usage and sampling density comparison. International Conference on Precision Agriculture, Denver, CO.
  • Biscaro, A.; Orloff, S. (2009). Assessment of phosphorus and potassium soil spatial variability in alfalfa fields in the High Desert and Intermountain regions of California. Soil Science Society of America Conference. Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Biscaro, A. (2009). High Desert Crop Notes - Fall.
  • Biscaro, A.; Orloff, S. (2009). Site-specific fertilization of alfalfa fields: improved yield at lower costs? Western Alfalfa and Forage Conference (Proceedings), Reno, NV.
  • Biscaro, A.; Arriaga, F., et al. (2007). Assessment of soil physical prperties on different management practices and landscape position. Southern Conservation Agriculture Systerms Conference, Quincey, FL.
  • Biscaro, A.; Arriaga, F., et al. (2007). Management practices and landscape variability effect on selected soil physical properties. American Society of Agronomy Southern Regional Branch. Mobile, AL, Graduate Research Forum, Auburn University, Auburn, AL.
  • Biscaro, A.; Garzella, T. (2006). Precision Agriculture: a valuable tool for reducing nitrogen environmental contamination from mineral fertilizers. Brazilian Congress on Precision Agriculture. Piracicaba, Brazil,
  • Biscaro, A. (2004). Adoption of precision agriculture in Brazil. Notesalq. Piracicaba, Brazil,
  • Biscaro, A.; Menegatti, L., et al. (2004). Variable rate recommendation of P and K for sugar cane crops. Brazilian Congress on Precision Agriculture. Piracicaba, Brazil,
  • Biscaro, A.; Molin, J., et al. (2002). Evaluation of leaf area index and Spodoptera frugiperda population influence on corn yield (Zea mays). International Symposium of Science Initiation - USP. Piracicaba, Brazil,: 10.
  • Biscaro, A.; Molin, J., et al. (2002). Evaluation of three GPS receivers on dynamic condition. International Symposium of Science Initiation - USP. Piracicaba, Brazil,: 10.
  • Biscaro, A.; Molin, J. (2001). Testing GPS receiver without differential correction for precision agriculture. International Symposium of Science Initiation - USP. Piracicaba, Brazil,: 9.
  • Biscaro, A.; Ripoli, M. (1999). Use of Sugar cane and rice residues for electricity generation. International Symposium of Science Initiation - USP. Piracicaba, Brazil,: 7.
  • Biscaro, A. "UCCE Los Angeles Agriculture website." from http://celosangeles.ucdavis.edu/Agriculture/.

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