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John E. Morrison, Jr.
Conservation-agricultur. machine systems

David P. Harper
Associate Professor
Forest products

Sean Michael Schaeffer
Assistant Professor


The Frog that Gambled and Lost, 3/29/2017



Wines of the South: We’re 'Tickled Pink' about the Industry, 10/30/2014

Jennifer Richards Scholar of the Week, 7/19/2012


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LED Plant Lights 
It’s been known for years we can use indoor lighting to grow plants. Now UT Ag Researchers are looking at LED lights as an efficient way to bring plants to life.


Recent Publications

First report of Alternaria alternata causing a leaf spot on the whorled sunflower (Helianthus verticillatus) in southeastern United States Edwards, T. P., R. N. Trigiano, P. A. Wadl, B. H. Ownley, A. S. Windham, and D. Hadziabdic.  2017.  Plant Disease, 101 (3):.

Exploring Florida residents' food safety knowledge and behaviors: A generational comparison.  Leal, A., T. K. Ruth, J. N. Rumble, and A. H. Simonne.  2017.  Food Control.

High temperature influence on limited transpiration response at elevated vapor pressure deficit in maize' Avat Shekoofa and Thomas R. Sinclair.  Shekoofa, A.  2017.  An abstract-accepted, Inter-Drought V, India Feb 21-25, 2017.

Effect of low-input heifer development strategy on growth and reproductive performance grazing stockpiled forages.  Z. D. Mcfarlane, R. N. Oakes, and J. T. Mulliniks.  2017.  Proceedings from the Western Section of the American Society of Animal Science.

A Meta-Analysis of Epidemiologic Studies of Induced Abortion and Breast Cancer Risk.  Al-Wadei, M. H., R. M. Augé, K. N. Kesterson, and P. D. Terry.  2016.  Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Student Research Day, University of Memphis Medical School., .

Genomic Variation Analysis of Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.) NAM (Nested Association Mapping) Parents.  Ali, Shahjahan, M. Saha, L. Bartley, D. Serba, and H. Bhandari.  2016.  Proceedings, Crop Science Society of America, Annual Meeting (6-9 Nov, 2016), Phoenix, AZ.

Diet of and Prey Availability for Reintroduced Juvenile Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens) in Ft. Loudoun Reservoir, Tennessee Amacker, Todd M.  2016.  M.S. Thesis, University of Tennessee-Knoxville.

Update LED Lights Barnwell, P.  2016.  Pests and Pesticides in Child-serving Facilities: An IPM Newsletter, 9(4):5.

Effect of biochar on nutrient release and retention in container crops.  Basiri, N., F. R. Walker, A. Fulcher, and J. Altland.  2016.  Proceedings of Southern Nursery Association meeting. Athens GA. August 29 to 31, 2016.

Current and spatially explicit capture-recapture analysis methods for infrared-triggered camera density estimation of white-tailed deer.  Beaver, J. T., C. A. Harper, L. I. Muller, P. S. Basinger, M. J. Goode, and F. T. van Manen.  2016.  Journal of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, 3:195-202.

Intestinal regeneration as an insect resistance mechanism to entomopathogenic bacteria.  Castagnola, A., and J. L. Jurat-Fuentes.  2016.  Current Opinion in Insect Science, Volume 15, June 2016, Pages 104-110.

Chromatographic fractionation and molecular mass characterization of Cercidium praecox (Brea) gum Castel, V., S. Zivanovic, J. L. Jurat-Fuentes, L. G. Santiago, A. C. Rubiolo, C. R. Carrara, and F. M. Harte.  2016.  Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture.