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Groups and Facilities

(3 mentions)

Sun Grant BioWeb 
Providing current info to use biomass resources for bioenergy and bioproducts.



Taking a Next Step Toward a Biobased Economy, 11/7/2016

2016 AgResearch Faculty Awards, 10/6/2016


(1 mention)

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.

(1 mention)

No-Till Hills 
There was a time when sloped land was just about useless because of frequent soil erosion. But now, hilly terrain can be productive. 'No-till” farming makes it possible.


Recent Publications

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]

Policy Considerations for Limiting Unintended Residual Plastic in Agricultural Soils Brodhagen, M., J. Goldberger, D. G. Hayes, D. A. Inglis, and T. L. Marsh.  2017.  Environmental Science and Policy, 69: 81-84. [Abstract]

Sprayer setup affects dislodgeable 2,4-D foliar residues from hybrid bermudagrass.  Jeffries, M. D., T. W. Gannon, J. T. Brosnan, and G. K. Breeden.  2017.  Weed Technology, 31:269-278.

Geospatial Economics of the Woody Biomass Supply in Kansas – A Case Study Khaliukova, O., D. Paull, S. Lewis-Gonzales, N. André, L. E. Biles, T. M. Young, and J. H. Purdue.  2017.  BioResources, 12(1):960-980. [Abstract]

L. monocytogenes Cell Envelope Physiology is Affected by Exposure to Dairy Relevant Conditions.  Magee, K. A, V. Guariglia-Oropeza, M. Wiedmann, and T. Denes.  2017.  Kentucky-Tennessee Branch of the American Society for Microbiology Proceedings. [Abstract]

Preventing CPA residue problems in 2017.  Walker, E. R.  2017.  Best Burley, Burley Stabilization Corporation.

Preventing crop protection agent residue problems in tobacco.  Walker, E. R., R. Brown, J. E. Beeler, and D. D. Hensley.  2017.  University of Tennessee W448.

Effect of spray carrier volume and nozzle type on dislodgeable 2,4-D residues from hybrid bermudagrass turf.  Gannon, T. W., M. D. Jeffries, K. Ahmed, J. T. Brosnan, and G. K. Breeden.  2016.  Proc. Weed Sci Soc. Am. 69:379..

Long-Term Impacts of Biodegradable Plastic Mulches for Sustainable Production of Fruits and Vegetables Hayes, D. G., L. C. Wadsworth, N. F. Omar, A. L. Wszelaki, J. M. DeBruyn, and S. M. Schaeffer.  2016.  American Ecological Engineering Society 16th Annual Meeting, Knoxville, 7 June 2016. [Abstract]

Simulated Impact of the Renewable Fuels Standard on U.S. Conservation Reserve Program Enrollment and Conversion Hellwinckel, C. M., C. Clark, M. H. Langholtz, and L. M. Eaton.  2016.  Global Change Biology Bioenergy. [Abstract]

Comparing dislodgeable 2,4-D residues across athletic field turfgrass species and time Jeffries, M. D., T. W. Gannon, J. T. Brosnan, and G. K. Breeden.  2016.  PLOS One.

Factors influencing dislodgeable 2,4-D plant residues from hybrid bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon L. x C. transvaalensis) athletic fields Jeffries, M. D., T. W. Gannon, J. T. Brosnan, K. Ahmed, and G. K. Breeden.  2016.  PLOS One.