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Shackelford Orchard 
Majestic oaks stand proudly next to towering pines. Stunning beauty in a peaceful setting - but whatís going on in this still forest is a decades-long research project.


 

Recent Publications

Ames Plantationís quality deer management program: 14 years of progress.  GeFellers, J.W., and C. A. Harper.  2016.  Annual Conference of The Wildlife Society.

Pollen gene flow and molecular identification of full-sib families in small and isolated population fragments of Gleditsia triacanthos L Owusu, S. A., S. E. Schlarbaum, J. E. Carlson, and O. Gailing.  2016.  Botany, 94(7): 523-532.

Identification of avian malaria (Plasmodium reticulum) and canine heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis) in the mosquitoes of Tennessee Trout Fryxell, R. T., T. Lewis Thompson, H. Peace, B. M. Hendricks, and D. J. Paulsen.  2014.  Journal of Parasitology, 100(4): 455-462.

Discovery and validation of single nucleotide polymor- phisms with phenotypic associations in beef cattle grazing endo- phyte-infected tall fescue Bastin, B. C., C. Bagley, B. Campbell, A. Houser, C. J. Kojima, A. M. Saxton, J. C. Waller, and L. Wojackiewicz.  2013.  Journal of Animal Science2013 ASAS/ADSA Joint Annual Meeting, J. Anim. Sci. Vol. 91, E-Suppl. 2/J. Dairy Sci. Vol. 96, E-Suppl. 1 pg. 393.

Identification and characterization of the peak activity, habitat associations, and bacterial pathogens of Amblyomma americanum L. at Ames plantation.  Hendricks, B.  2013.  M.S. Thesis.

Identification and characterization of the peak activity, habitat associations, and bacterial pathogens of Amblyomma americanum L. at Ames plantation.  Hendricks, B. M.  2013.  Thesis.

Influence of Timing of Prescribed Burn on Native-Warm Season Grass Forage Quality in Tennessee.  Mathenia, A.  2011.  M.S. Thesis.

Managing quality deer at Ames Plantation.  Harper, C. A., and A. E. Houston.  2009.  Quality Whitetails 16(1):50-56.