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Recent Publications

Alfalfa - queen of the forage crops.  Bates, G. E.  2018.  TCA Cattle Business - October.

No-till establishment of alfalfa M. Da Silva, R. N. Oakes, and G. E. Bates.  2018.  UT Extension SP 435-A.

Nutritive value and forage accumulation of alfalfa and alfalfa-mixtures as influenced by forage management.  Oakes, R. N., and M. P. Silva.  2018.  North America Alfalfa Improvement Conference, Logan, UT.

Forage accumulation and botanical composition of alfalfa and alfalfa-mixtures influenced by forage management.  Oakes, R. N., and M. P. Silva.  2018.  North America Alfalfa Improvement Conference.

Nutritive value and forage accumulation of alfalfa and alfalfa-mixtures influenced by forage management.  Silva, M. P., and R. N. Oakes.  2018.  International Annual Meetings ASA-CSSA, Baltimore, MD.

Nutritive value and forage accumulation of alfalfa and alfalfa-mixtures as influenced by forage management.  Silva, M. P., and R. N. Oakes.  2018.  M.S. Thesis.

Alfalfa response to potassium rate and timing of application.  Grant, T., and H. J. Savoy.  2015.  ASA Southern Branch Meeting, Atlanta, GA, February 1-3, 2015.

Identification of quantitative trait loci for alfalfa forage biomass productivity during drought stress Ray, I. M., Y. Han, L. E, C. D. Meenach, N. Santantonio, M. K. Sledge, C. A. Pierce, T. M. Sterling, R. K. Kersey, H. Bhandari, and M. J. Monteros.  2015.  Crop Science, Vol 55:2012-2033. [Abstract]

Threecornered alfalfa hopper.  Stewart, S. D., and A. Catchot.  2015.  Compendium of soybean diseases, 5th edition, eds. G. L. Hartman et al., Amer. Phytopath. Assoc.

Impact of simulated threecornered alfalfa (Hemiptera: Membracidae) induced plant loss on yield of maturity group IV and V soybean.  Cook, D., S. D. Stewart, et al.  2014.  J. Entomological Science, 49(2): 176-189.

2013 Alfalfa Report Bates, G. E., and D. McIntosh.  2013.  UT Research Report 14-9.

2012 Alfalfa Report Bates, G. E., D. McIntosh, and J. E. Beeler.  2012.  UTIA Research Report 13-8, Research Report 13-8.