No-till Research


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Events

Milan No-Till Field Day, 7/26/2018

Milan No-Till, 7/28/2016

Milan No-Till, 7/24/2014

 

News

Farmers Battle Hunger at Milan No-Till Field Day, 7/3/2018

In Memoriam: Delle Rhue Burgess, curator of the West Tennessee Agricultural Museum, 8/13/2017

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

Five Things You Didn't Know about the AgResearch and Education Center at Milan, 10/14/2016

2016 AgResearch Faculty Awards, 10/6/2016

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

Veterans to be Honored at Milan No-Till Field Day, 7/12/2016

Summer 2016 Upcoming Events, 5/16/2016

Farmers to Battle Hunger at Milan No-Till Field Day, 7/17/2014

Milan No-Till Field Day to Return on 7/24/14, 6/30/2014

Video


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No-Till Farming's Effect on May Flood 
May flooding caused extensive damage to agricultural production in Tennessee, but experts say it could have been much worse if not for the widespread use of no-till crop production.


 

Recent Publications

Investment Analysis of Cover Crop and No-Tillage Systems on Tennessee Cotton Boyer, C., D. M. Lambert, J. A. Larson, and D. D. Tyler.  2018.  Agronomy Journal, 110, 1:331338.

Soil Organic Carbon Changes for Switchgrass Farms in East Tennessee, USA D. K. Toliver, B. C. English, D. D. Tyler, J. Lee, R. J. Menard, and J. C. Walton.  2018.  Soil Systems, 2018, 2(2),. [Abstract]

Profitability of Enhanced Efficiency Urea Fertilizers in No-Tillage Corn Production Zhou, X., J. A. Larson, H. J. Savoy, X. Yin, M. A. McClure, and M. E. Essington.  2018.  Agronomy Journal, 110:14391446. [Abstract]

Microbial community structure is affected by cropping sequences and poultry litter under long-term no-tillage Ashworth, A. J., J. M. DeBruyn, F. L. Allen, M. A. Radosevich, and P. R. Owens.  2017.  Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 114: 210-219.

Tennessee and Mississippi Upland Cotton Producer Willingness to Participate in Hypothetical Crop Insurance Programs Boyer, C., K. L. Jensen, E. McLeod, and J. A. Larson.  2017.  Journal of Cotton Science, 21:134142. [Abstract]

Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Potassium Fertilizer effects on Cassava Tuber Yield in the Coastal District of Dondo, Mozambique.  Cuvaca, I. B, N. S. Eash, D. M. Lambert, F. R. Walker, and W. P. Rustrick.  2017.  African Journal of Agricultural Research, African Journal of Agricultural Research, Vol. 12 (42); 3112 3119. [Abstract]

Can long-term crop rotation improve soil hydro-physical quality and production under no-tillage?.  Gharahassanlou A. N., J. Lee, X. Yin, D. D. Tyler, N. S. Eash, and H. J. Savoy.  2017.  2017 Annual Meetings of ASA-CSSA-SSSA. Poster. Agronomy Abstract. Tampa, FL. Oct. 22-26.

Long-term interactive impact of cover crop and no-tillage on soil hydro-physical quality, N-fertilizer demand and rainfed cotton yield.  Lee, J., A. N. Gharahassanlou, X. Yin, D. D. Tyler, H. J. Savoy, and N. S. Eash.  2017.  2017 Annual Meetings of ASA-CSSA-SSSA. Poster. Agronomy Abstract. Tampa, FL. Oct. 22-26..

Sulfur applications for no-tillage cotton and comparison of soil sulfur testing methods.  Yin, X., and T. B. Raper.  2017.  Oral. Proceedings of Beltwide Cotton Conferences. Dallas, TX. Jan. 4-6.

Sulfur applications on no-till cotton and soil sulfur testing method comparison.  Yin, X., T. B. Raper, and H. J. Savoy.  2017.  2017 Annual Meetings of ASA-CSA-SSSA Oral. Agronomy Abstract. Tampa, FL. Oct. 22-26.

Long-term corn yield impacts from crop rotations and bio-covers under no-tillage Ashworth, A. J., F. L. Allen, A. M. Saxton, and D. D. Tyler.  2016.  Agronomy Journal, 108(4): 1495-1502.

Long-Term Cotton Yield Impacts from Cropping Rotations and Biocovers under No-Tillage Ashworth, A. J., F. L. Allen, A. M. Saxton, and D. D. Tyler.  2016.  Journal of Cotton Science, 20:95102.