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Record Corn Yields 
In the future, getting the most out of our land will be critical for Tennessee agriculture and the world's food supply. That will involve increasing row crop yields through science and smart farming.

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Weed Olympics 
We've had an Olympic competition here in Tennessee involving ... plants. More specifically, plants we don't like or want. It's called the 'Weed Olympics' on the UT agriculture campus.


Recent Publications

High temperature influence on limited transpiration response at elevated vapor pressure deficit in maize' Avat Shekoofa and Thomas R. Sinclair.  Shekoofa, A.  2017.  An abstract-accepted, Inter-Drought V, India Feb 21-25, 2017.

A Meta-Analysis of the Impact of Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation on Pest Suppression and Yield of Horticultural Crops Shresta, Utsala, R. M. Augé, and D. M. Butler.  2016.  Frontiers in Plant Science.

A short assessment of carbon dioxide fluxes under contrasting agricultural and soil management practices in Zimbabwe.  O'Dell, D., T. J. Sauer, B. B. Hicks, C. Thierfelder, D. M. Lambert, J. Logan, and N. S. Eash.  2015.  Journal of Agricultural Science, 7(3):32-48.

Developing Fertilizer Rates: Sustainable Intensification in Ethiopa Prather, T. G., N. S. Eash, and F. R. Walker.  2015.  2015 Esri Users Conference, Ethipian authors: Wassie Haile, Ivan Cuvaca, Selamyihun Kidanu, Samuel Gameda, Hailu Shiferaw.

Fight Yield Robbery – Efforts can prevent diseases from stealing crop yields Young-Kelly, H. M.  2014.  MidAmerica Farmer Grower, Jan, 2014.

Can Residual Effects of Green Manure Cover Crops (GMCC) Solve N Fertilizer Challenges in Conservation Agriculture (CA) Systems of Southern Africa? Cheesman, S., Thierfelder, C., and N. S. Eash.  2012.  ASA/CSSA/SSSA Proceedings.

Developing Sustainable Conservation Agriculture for Smallholder Farmers In Southern Africa Eash, N. S., F. R. Walker, C. Thierfelder, M. Marake, M. D. Wilcox, Jr., D. M. Lambert, and A. Basson.  2012.  ASA/CSSA/SSSA Proceedings.

The Effects of Biochar Amendment to Soil on Bioenergy Crop Yield and Biomass Composition.  Edmunds, C. W.  2012.  Thesis, Co-supervision by N. Labbé and Hayes.

The effects of biochar amendment to soil on bioenergy crop yield and biomass composition.  Edmunds, C. W.  2012.  M.S. Thesis.

The Effects of Occasional Flooding of Tennessee Agricultural Lands: Pickwick Dam Case Study.  English, B. C., R. J. Menard, B. S. Wilson, C. Danehower, M. A. McClure, C. L. Main, B. Totty, C. D. Clark, J. A. Larson, and D. M. Lambert.  2012.  Research Report reviewed by client personnel.

Biodegradable Agricultural Mulches Derived from Biopolymers Hayes, D. G., S. Dharmalingam, L. C. Wadsworth, K. K. Leonas, C. Miles, and D. Inglis.  2012.  Degradable Polymers and Materials, Principles and Practice, 2nd Edition (ACS Symposium Series, Volum, Kishan C. Khemani and Carmen Scholz, Eds., Washington, DC, American Chemical Society, pp. 201-223.

Effects of biochar amendment in soil on bioenergy crop yield, and biomass composition.  Edmunds, W.C., N. Labbe, P.C. Kim, A. M. Johnson, M. A. Radosevich, and T. G. Rials.  2011.  American Chemical Society, Division of Environmental Chemistry.