Residue Research

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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

Transformation and stabilization of straw residue carbon in soil affected by soil types, maize straw addition and fertilized levels of soil Xu, X., T. An, J. Zhang, Z. Sun, S. M. Schaeffer, and J. Wang.  2019.  Geoderma, 337: 622-629.

A Variable Polyglutamine Repeat Affects Subcellular Localization and Regulatory Activity of a Populus ANGUSTIFOLIA Protein A. Bryan, P. Ranjan, et al.  2018.  Genes, Genomes, Genetics. [Abstract]

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, Volume 197, 15 January 2018, Pages 132-137. [Abstract]

Mapping Agricultural Subsurface Drainage by Proximal and Remote Sensing Technologies Integrated with a Satellite Navigation System - Invited Paper 351735 Allred, B., R. S. Freeland, D. Wishart, G. Rouse, and T. Williamson.  2018.  American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting, Dec 10-14, Washington DC. [Abstract]

Blended feedstocks for thermochemical conversion: biomass characterization and bio-oil production from switchgrass-pine residue blends Edmunds, C. W., E. A. Reyes Molina, N. O. André, C. Hamilton, S. Park, O. Fasina, S. Adhikari, S. Kelley, J. S. Tumuluru, T. G. Rials, and N. Labbe.  2018.  Frontiers in Energy Research, 6, 99.

U.S. Alternative Jet Fuel Deployment Scenario Analyses Identifying Key Drivers and Geospatial Patterns for the First Billion Gallons Lewis, K.C., E. K. News, S. Peterson, M. N. Pearlson, E. A. Lawless, K. Brandt, D. Camenzind, M. P. Wolcott, B. C. English, G. S. Latta, A. Malwitz, J. I. Hileman, N. L. Brown, and Z. Haq.  2018.  BioFPR, Society of Chemical Industry and John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, December,. [Abstract]

The accumulation of new carbon input and microbial residues soil under long-term conservation agricultural management practices.  Li, L.  2018.  Ph.D. Dissertation.

Strategies for continuous improvement and improved competitiveness for the sustainable bio-based industries.  Metzner C.  2018.  M.S. Thesis. [Abstract]

Inhibitions of cotton germination and early seeding growth by cover crop residues.  Shekoofa, A., S. Safikhan, T. B. Raper, and S. Butler.  2018.  MidAmerica Farmer Grower.

Inhibitions of cotton germination and early seeding growth by cover crop residues.  Shekoofa, A., S. Safikhan, T. B. Raper, and S. Butler.  2018. 19 Sept 2018.

Biochemical characterization of microbial type terpene synthases in two closely related species of hornworts, Anthoceros punctatus and Anthoceros agrestis W. D. Xiong, J. Y. Fu, T. G. Köllner, X. Chen, Q. D. Jia, H. Guo, P. Qian, G. J. Wu, and F. Chen.  2018.  Phytochemistry, 149: 116-122. [Abstract]

Response of soil surface greenhouse gas fluxes to crop residue removal and cover crops under a corn-soybean rotation Wegner, B., K. Subedi, S. Singh, L. Lai, G. Abagandura, S. Kumar, S. Osborne, M. Lehman, and S. Jagadamma.  2018.  Journal of Environmental Quality, 47(5):1146-1154.