Alfalfa Research

If we've left out important UTIA personnel or resources, please send us a link.

Groups and Facilities

(1 mention)

UT Crops 
Statewide trials and management of corn, cotton, soybean, and small grains.


Recent Publications

Alfalfa response to potassium rate and timing of application.  Grant, T., and H. J. Savoy.  2015.  ASA Southern Branch Meeting, Atlanta, GA, February 1-3, 2015.

Identification of quantitative trait loci for alfalfa forage biomass productivity during drought stress Ray, I. M., Y. Han, L. E, C. D. Meenach, N. Santantonio, M. K. Sledge, C. A. Pierce, T. M. Sterling, R. K. Kersey, H. Bhandari, and M. J. Monteros.  2015.  Crop Science, Vol 55:2012-2033. [Abstract]

Threecornered alfalfa hopper.  Stewart, S. D., and A. Catchot.  2015.  Compendium of soybean diseases, 5th edition, eds. G. L. Hartman et al., Amer. Phytopath. Assoc.

Impact of simulated threecornered alfalfa (Hemiptera: Membracidae) induced plant loss on yield of maturity group IV and V soybean.  Cook, D., S. D. Stewart, et al.  2014.  J. Entomological Science, 49(2): 176-189.

2013 Alfalfa Report Bates, G. E., and D. McIntosh.  2013.  UT Research Report 14-9.

2012 Alfalfa Report Bates, G. E., D. McIntosh, and J. E. Beeler.  2012.  UTIA Research Report 13-8, Research Report 13-8.

Diagnostic potential of polyclonal antibodies against bacterially expressed recombinant coat protein of Alfalfa mosaic virus.  Khatabi, B., B. He, and M. R. Hajimorad.  2012.  Plant Disease, 96, 1352-1357.

Threecornered Alfalfa Hoppers Showing Up In Soybean And Cotton.  Stewart, S. D.  2012.  MidAmerica Farmer Grower, Issue 23.

2011 Alfalfa Report Bates, G. E., B. J. McIntosh, and D. McIntosh.  2011.  UTIA Research Report, 12-7.

Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism Marker Diversity among High Yielding Perennial Alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) Core Collection Accessions Bhandari, H., A. M. Al Lawati, and I. M. Ray.  2011.  Crop Science 51(3):1110-1121. [Abstract]

Factors to improve detection of alfalfa mosaic virus in soybean.  He, B., Hill, J. H., and M. R. Hajimorad.  2011.  Plant Health Progress doi: 10.1094/PHP-2010-0926-02-RS.

Initial transpiration and growth of native hardwood seedlings planted on steep reclaimed minesites.  Klobucar, A., Aubuchon, E., J. A. Franklin, and D. S. Buckley.  2011.  National Meeting of the American Society of Mining and Reclamation, Bismarck, ND Reclamation: Sciences Leading to Success June 11 - 16, 2011. R.I. Barnhisel (Ed.) Published by ASMR, 3134 Montavesta Rd., Lexington, KY 40502. [Abstract]