Plateau Research


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Events

Brie Arthur Presentation at the Plateau Discovery Gardens, 9/8/2018

Plateau Center Announces Fall Cattle Sale, 11/20/2015

UT Plateau AgResearch Center to hold November cattle sale, 11/21/2014

Annual UT Plateau Center cattle sale, 11/22/2013

 

News

UT Plateau AgResearch and Education Center Celebrates 75 Years, 7/31/2018

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

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

Summer 2016 Upcoming Events, 5/16/2016

Five Things You Didnít Know about the Plateau AgResearch and Education Center, 9/17/2015

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Weather Station 
There's a saying in Tennessee - if you don't like the weather, just wait a few minutes, it's about to change! Experts with UT AgResearch centers collect weather data and study climate patterns.


 

Recent Publications

From demonstration garden to botanic garden: The novel and successful model of the UT Gardens Crossville: Plateau discovery garden.  Bumgarner, N. R., J. W. Hitch, G. Upchurch, N. Christopherson, S. L. Hamilton, and A. J. Pulte.  2017.  Acta Horticulturae.

Eriophyid Mite Populations found on Different Rosa Species Collins, S. B., Q. Cheng, B. England, K. Solo, F. A. Hale, A. S. Windham, D. Byrne, N. Anderson, and M. T. Windham.  2017.  VII International Symposium on Rose Research and Cultivation, Session 7, Poster 9, Angers, France, July 2-7. [Abstract]

Effects of wildfire in a mixed hardwood forest on the Cumberland Plateau.  Fitzgerald, B., J. M. Zobel, and M. R. Schubert.  2017.  Poster, Department of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries, University of Tennessee. Presented on November 16, 2017 at the Society of American Foresters National Convention, Albuquerque, NM.

Selecting Cotton Yield Response Function to Estimate Profit-Maximizing Potassium Fertilization Rates for Cotton Production in Tennessee Harmon, X., C. Boyer, C. O. Gwathmey, J. A. Larson, and R. K. Roberts.  2017.  Journal of Plant Nutrition, 40,11:1547-1556. [Abstract]

Comprehensive biometric development of shortleaf pine on the Cumberland Plateau.  Zobel, J. M., J. J. Granger, and M. R. Schubert.  2017.  Poster, Department of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries, University of Tennessee. Presented on November 16, 2017 at the Society of American Foresters National Convention, Albuquerque, NM.

Taking the demonstration garden to the next level: The UT Gardens Crossville: Plateau Discovery Garden model.  Bumgarner, N. R., J. W. Hitch, G. Upchurch, and N. Christopherson.  2016.  HortScience.

From demonstration garden to botanic garden: The novel and successful model of the UT Gardens Crossville: Plateau discovery garden.  Bumgarner, N. R., J. W. Hitch, G. Upchurch, S. L. Hamilton, A. J. Pulte, and N. Christopherson.  2016.  6th International Conference on Landscape and Urban Horticulture, Abstracts, 51.

Bat response to prescribed fire and overstory thinning in hardwood forest on the Cumberland Plateau, Tennessee Cox, M. R., E. V. Willcox, P. D. Keyser, and A. L. VanderYacht.  2016.  Forest Ecology and Management, 359:221-231.

Genetic Variation and Estimation of Ethanol Yield of Alamo Half-Sib Families.  Dalid, C., S. Nayak, F. L. Allen, V. R. Pantalone, A. M. Saxton, F. Chen, and H. Bhandari.  2016.  Proceedings, Crop Science Society of America Annual Meeting ( 6-9, Nov, 2016), Phoenix, AZ. [Abstract]

Comparing the Value of Soil Test Information Using Deterministic and Stochastic Yield Response Plateau Functions Harmon, X., C. Boyer, D. M. Lambert, J. A. Larson, and C. O. Gwathmey.  2016.  Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 41(2): 307-323. [Abstract]

Restoration of shortleaf pine-oak savanna at Catoosa Wildlife Management Area on the Cumberland Plateau of Tennessee.  Vanderyacht, A., and P. D. Keyser.  2016.  Mid-South Prairie Symposium, Clarksville, TN, May 25-26, 2016.

Modeling Skewness with the Linear Stochastic Plateau Model to Determine Optimal Nitrogen Rates Boyer, C., B. W. Brorsen, and E. Tumusiime.  2015.  Agricultural Economics, 46(1):1-10.