Fertilize Research


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Personnel

Neal S. Eash
Professor
Soil Science

Hubert J. (Hugh) Savoy
Associate Professor, Emeritus
Soil fertility/testing for sustainable production

 

News

UTIA Studies Profitability of Enhanced Efficiency Urea Fertilizers, 11/9/2018

Unfertilized Cover Crop May Reduce Nutrient Losses from Tennessee Fields, 7/12/2016

Video


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Little River Facility 
Its long been an issue in farming how can we be productive in agriculture and still protect the environment? UT Ag-Research has a new facility dedicated to that cause.



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Preventing Nitrate Toxicity in Cattle 
UT experts talk about the danger of nitrate toxicity and how you can prevent it on your farm.


 

Recent Publications

Phosphorus and Potassium Fertilizer Rate Verification for Corn-Wheat-Soybean Rotation System in Tennessee Singh, S., X. Yin, H. J. Savoy, L. Schneider, and S. Jagadamma.  2019.  Agronomy Journal, doi: 10.2134/agronj2018.12.0749.

Transformation and stabilization of straw residue carbon in soil affected by soil types, maize straw addition and fertilized levels of soil Xu, X., T. An, J. Zhang, Z. Sun, S. M. Schaeffer, and J. Wang.  2019.  Geoderma, 337: 622-629.

Field evaluation of agronomic effectiveness of multi-nutrient fertilizer briquettes for upland crop production.  Agyin-Birikorang, S., J. Winings, X. Yin, U. Singh, and J. Sanabria.  2018.  Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems, 110:395-406.

Profitability of Enhanced Efficiency Urea Fertilizer in No-Till Corn Production Boyer, C., X. Yin, X. Zhou, and J. A. Larson.  2018.  30th Milan No-Till Crop Production Field Day Tour Report, pp. 34-35.

UT Fertilizer Recommendation Development.  Duncan, L. A., H. J. Savoy, R. Florence, M. A. McClure, T. B. Raper, F. R. Walker, M. E. Essington, M. J. Buschermohle, S. Jagadamma, S. A. Hawkins, D. D. Tyler, et al.  2018.  UT Extension Publication, W795.

Hickory and Oak Growth Over 10 Years in Response to Initial Fertilization.  Franklin, J. A., and D. S. Buckley.  2018.  Proceedings of the American Society of Mining and Reclamation, St. Louis, MO, June 3-7, 2018. [Abstract]

Maternal Dietary Fish Oil Influences the Adipose Transcriptome in Offspring.  Mihelic, R, R. Beckford, M. Huff, M. E. Staton, S. Das, J. Wilson, and B. H. Voy.  2018.  FASEB Journal, Vol. 32, No. 1_supplement April 2018. [Abstract]

Response of Native Warm-Season Grasses to Fertilizer Amendments.  Richwine, J., and P. D. Keyser.  2018.  Progressive Forage Grower, September 2018.

Phosphorus and potassium fertilizer rate verification for the corn-wheat-soybean system in Tennessee.  Singh, S., H. J. Savoy, S. Jagadamma, and X. Yin.  2018.  American Society of Agronomy Southern Regional Branch Annual Meeting, February 4-6, Jacksonville, FL.

Variable-Rate Application on Fertilizer Use in Cotton Production Thompson, N.M, J. A. Larson, M. Velandia, D. M. Lambert, and B. C. English.  2018.  Journal of Agricultural Science, 10, 10: 40-52. [Abstract]

Agronomic effectiveness of an organically enhanced nitrogen fertilizer.  Winings, J., X. Yin, S. Agyin-Birikorang, U. Singh, J. Sanabria, H. J. Savoy, F. L. Allen, and A. M. Saxton.  2018.  Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems, 108:149-161.

Complementation drives higher growth rate and yield of wheat and saves nitrogen fertilizer in wheat and faba bean intercropping.  Xiao*, J. X., X. Yin, J. B. Ren, M. Zhang, L. Tang, and Y. Zheng.  2018.  Field Crops Research, 221:119-129.