Ground Research


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Personnel

Mike Black
Research Leader I
Shortleaf pine

Dennis E. Deyton
Professor
Fruit crop improvement

Susan Lynne (Sue) Hamilton
Director and Associate Professor

David P. Harper
Associate Professor
Forest products

Bode Adebowale Olukolu
Assistant Professor

Craig Steven Pickett
Coordinator III
Coordinator, student life and diversity

Lindsay Taylor Phillips
Major Gifts Officer

Brian Whitlock
Assistant Professor
Field Services, Theriogenology

 

News

2017 Director's Awards Recipients Announced, 1/18/2018

5 Things You Should Know about the West Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center, 8/9/2017

New Ventures | GAP Connections, 7/26/2017

5 Things You Didn’t Know about Highland Rim AgResearch and Education Center, 5/6/2017

Department of Food Science Changes Name to Better Reflect Focus, 4/30/2017

2016 Director's Awards Recipients Announced, 12/22/2016

Preparing “Big Grants”—How to Lead a Team Effort, 10/29/2016

Fall 2016 Upcoming Events, 9/17/2016

Our Fondest Memories: Our Tribute to John Hodges, 7/24/2016

In Knoxville, Meet Dennis Deyton, Department of Plant Sciences, 3/16/2016

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Recent Publications

Using groundcover to Outcompete Tall Fescue (Festuca arundinacea ) without outcompeting tree seedlings on a legacy mine site.  Aldrovandi, M., and J. A. Franklin.  2018.  Proceedings of the American Society of Mining and Reclamation, St. Louis, MO, June 3-7, 2018. [Abstract]

Effective and efficient agricultural drainage pipe mapping with UAS thermal infrared imagery: A case study Allred, B., N. S. Eash, R. S. Freeland, L. Martinez, and D. Wishart.  2018.  Agricultural Water Management, 197 (2018) 132–137. [Abstract]

The Influence Herbaceous Vegetation on Ectomycorrhizal Root Colonization and Nutrient Uptake.  Bauman, J., and J. A. Franklin.  2018.  Proceedings of the American Society of Mining and Reclamation, St. Louis, MO, June 3-7, 2018. [Abstract]

Effect of the mutant Danbaekkong allele on soybean seed yield, protein, and oil concentration and amino acid composition.  Cunicelli, M. J., H. Bhandari, P. Chen, C. E. Sams, M. A. R. Mian, L. Mozzoni, C. Smallwood, and V. R. Pantalone.  2018.  Crop Science Society of America, ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 4-7, 2018, Baltimore, MD. [Abstract]

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]

Karst Geology in Tennessee Harry Moore, and E. C. Drumm.  2018.  Extension web publication W453-C. [Abstract]

Crossmodal Correspondence between Wine Aroma and Visual Cues.  Heatherly, M., M. Foley, J. P. Munafo, and C. R. Luckett.  2018.  Chemical Senses, Volume 43, Issue 4, 23 April 2018, Pages e1–e136. [Abstract]

Consumer Willingness to Pay for Tennessee Certified Beef Merritt, M.G., K. L. DeLong, A. P. Griffith, and K. L. Jensen.  2018.  Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 50(2):233-254. [Abstract]

Cotton poised to gain ground in 2017.  Barnes, B., and T. B. Raper.  2017.  Farms.com.

Cotton poised to gain ground in 2017.  Barnes, B., and T. B. Raper.  2017.  Cotton Grower.

Chapter 6: Tree-Compatible Ground Covers for Reforestation and Erosion Control Burger, J., V. Davis, J. A. Franklin, C. Zipper, J. Skousen, C. Barton, and P. Angel.  2017.  The Forestry Reclamation Approach: Guide to Successful Reforestation of Mined Lands, M. B. Adams, Editor. [Abstract]

Potential of acidified sodium benzoate as an alternative wash solution of cherry tomatoes: changes of quality, background microbes, and inoculated pathogens during storage at 4 and 21 ℃ post-washing.  Chen, H., Y. Zhang, and Q. Zhong.  2017.  The 2017 IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo, June 25-28, Las Vegas, NV. Paper #P03-049.