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Burton C. (Burt) English
Production Economics

Tyson Brant Raper
Assistant Professor
Cotton and small grain production

Adam Hopkins
Extension Area Specialist
Farm Management


Annual Meeting of Forage Producers to Address Quality Issues, 11/8/2013



Dicamba Briefing, 11/27/2017

New Ventures | Rapid Diagnostic Test Reduces Testing Time and Increases Accuracy, 11/22/2017

Research Spotlight | Managing Target Spot in Cotton and Soybeans, 11/15/2017

AgResearch Faculty and Staff Presented with Awards at 2017 UTIA Luncheon, 11/8/2017

Faculty 360 | Jada Thompson, 10/30/2017

New Ventures | GAP Connections, 7/26/2017

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

High Hopes for Tennessee Cotton, 4/17/2017

Beef Heifer Development Center–One Year Later, 12/29/2016

Faculty 360 | Eric Walker, 12/18/2016


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Ag Economy 
Tennessee farmers are making plans for their 2016 crops after a disappointing 2015. When farmers have a down year, an entire community can be impacted.


Recent Publications

Bioactive natural products in plant disease control Gwinn, K. D.  2018.  Studies in Natural Product Chemistry, Studies in Natural Products Chemistry Vol. 56: Copyright: © Elsevier 2018 Published: 1st February 2018 Elsevier Editors: Atta-ur-Rahman. [Abstract]

Price Transmission along the Supply Chain of Strawberries in Mexico Aguilar-Candelas, O., J. Arana-Coronado, C. Trejo-Pech, and M. Martinez-Damian.  2017.  Southern Agricultural Economics Association (SAEA) Annual Meeting 2017.. [Abstract]

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, 21:134–142. [Abstract]

Farm Business and Operator Variables Associated with Bulk Tank Somatic Cell Count from Dairy Herds in the Southeastern United States DeLong, K. L., D. M. Lambert, S. M. Schexnayder, P. D. Krawczel, J. M. Fly, L. Garkovich, and S. P. Oliver.  2017.  Journal of Dairy Science, 100(11):9298-9310. [Abstract]

Changes in the Use of Precision Farming Information Sources Among Cotton Farmers and Implications for Extension Edge, B., M. Velandia, D. M. Lambert, R. K. Roberts, J. A. Larson, B. C. English, C. Boyer, R. Rejesus, and A. Mishra.  2017.  Journal of Extension, 55,2: 2RIB2. [Abstract]

Market Highlights: Favorable Pricing for Cow-Calf and Stocker Producers Griffith, A. P.  2017.  Drovers Cattle Network.

Market Highlights: Cow-Calf Producers have Marketing Options to Consider Griffith, A. P.  2017.  Drovers Cattle Network.

Temporal Frequency of Soil Test Information Effects on Returns to Potassium Fertilization in Cotton Production Harmon, X.L., C. Boyer, D. M. Lambert, and J. A. Larson.  2017.  Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 49,2: 251-272. [Abstract]

Scorecard of Progress toward Governor’s Rural Challenge Recommendations for Tennessee Agriculture.  Jensen, K. L., R. J. Menard, B. C. English, A. P. Griffith, D. W. Hughes, A. Smith, and T. E. Yu.  2017.  Agri-Industry Modeling & Analysis Group Industry Brief. [Abstract]

Food Security through Biotechnology: The Case of Genetically Modified Sugar Beets in the United States Kennedy, P. L., K. E. Lewis, and A. Schmitz.  2017.  World Agricultural Resources and Food Security, Schmitz, A., P.L. Kennedy, T.G. Schmitz (Eds.), Volume 17, Frontiers of Economics and Globalization. [Abstract]

Resistance is Futile: Estimating the Costs of Managing Herbicide Resistance as a First-order Markov Process and the Case of US Upland Cotton Producers Lambert, D. M., J. A. Larson, R. K. Roberts, B. C. English, X. Zhou, L. L. Falconer, R. J. Hogan, J. L. Johnson, and J. M. Reeves.  2017.  Agricultural Economics, 48:387-396. [Abstract]

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