News and Updates

Chill hour metrics added to tools

Submitted by khegewisch on Tue, 11/14/2017 - 12:15

Chill Hours in Climate Mapper

Chill hour Metrics

On the Climate Mapper tool, we have added the following chill hour metrics under the products of 'Observed Agriculture/Climate' and 'Future Climate':  'Chill hours(32-45F)', 'Chill units(Utah model)' and 'Chill portion (dynamic model)'  . 

Crop Phenology Tool Removed

Submitted by khegewisch on Tue, 08/01/2017 - 14:49
GDD tool

Crop Phenology Tool removed temporarily

A previous toolbox tool that made maps of cumulative growing degree days and cumulative graphs for a point location has been temporarily removed from the toolbox. We do have plans to restore this tool, but there are challenges to getting this done quickly.