Irrigate Research

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High Hopes for Tennessee Cotton, 4/17/2017

Corn Irrigation in West Tennessee, 9/28/2015


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Water Quality 
Floods, droughts and very hot or cold temperatures - all weather patterns that we experience often in Tennessee. What impact do these weather situations have?


Recent Publications

Conservation tillage impacts and adaptations in irrigated corn in a humid climate Anapalli, S., K. Reddy, and S. Jagadamma.  2018.  Agronomy Journal, 110 (6): 2673-2686.

Improving water use efficiency of containerized crops using biochar and irrigation scheduling through developing precision irrigation scheduling with a physiological-based and a substrate physical properties-based system.  Basiri Jahromi, F. R. Walker, A. Fulcher, J. Altland, and N. S. Eash.  2018.  Ph.D. Dissertation. [Abstract]

Growth Response, Mineral Nutrition, and Water Utilization of Containergrown-Woody Ornamentals Grown in Biochar-amended Pine Bark Basiri Jahromi, N., F. R. Walker, A. Fulcher, J. Atland, and W. C. Wright.  2018.  HortScience, 53(3):347353. 2018. [Abstract]

Cotton Disease Loss Estimate Committee Report, 2016 Lawrence, K., H. M. Kelly, et al.  2017.  Beltwide Cotton Conference. [Abstract]

Tennessee Cropland, Irrigated Cropland, and Pastureland Cash Rental Rates for 2017.  Smith, A., R. G. Bowling, and T. Johnson.  2017.  Extension Publication, October, W377.

Effect of biochar on nutrient release and retention in container crops.  Basiri, N., F. R. Walker, A. Fulcher, and J. Altland.  2016.  Proceedings of Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 61:174-180. [Abstract]

Food safety risk reduction by in-line disinfection for contaminated irrigation water on drip-irrigated cabbage.  Gorman, S., D. Smith, L. Dunn, A. L. Wszelaki, and F. Critzer.  2016.  Proceedings of Annual Meeting of the International Association for Food Protection, July 31- August 3, St. Louis, MO.

Tennessee Cropland, Irrigated Cropland and Pastureland Cash Rental Rates for 2016.  Smith, A., R. G. Bowling, and T. Johnson.  2016.  Extension Pub, W377.

Disinfection Methods to Mitigate Food Safety Risks Associated with Contaminated Irrigation Water on Drip-irrigated Tomatoes.  Gorman, S., L. Gann, A. L. Wszelaki, F. Critzer, and J. R. Buchanan.  2015.  Journal of Food Protection, Supplement A, 78:280, Portland, OR, July 25-28, 2015.

Placement and interpretation of soil moisture sensors for irrigated cotton production in humid regions (peer reviewed).  Leib, B. G., J. Payero, L. Pringle, J. Bordovsky, W. Porter, and E. Barnes.  2015.  Cotton Incorporated, Cary, NC.

The fate and impact of pharmaceuticals and personal care products in agricultural soils irrigated with reclaimed water Qin, Q., X. J. Chen, and J. Zhuang.  2015.  Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 45(13), 1379-1408.

Probability of Irrigated Corn Being Profitable in a Humid Region.  Boyer, C., J. A. Larson, R. K. Roberts, M. A. McClure, D. D. Tyler, and A. Smith.  2014.  Southern Agricultural Economics Association annual meeting,, Dallas, TX. February 1-4, 2014.