Milan Research

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Milan No-Till Field Day, 7/26/2018

Milan No-Till, 7/28/2016



Farmers Battle Hunger at Milan No-Till Field Day, 7/3/2018

2017 Director's Awards Recipients Announced, 1/18/2018

In Memoriam: Delle Rhue Burgess, curator of the West Tennessee Agricultural Museum, 8/13/2017

5 Things You Should Know about the West Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center, 8/9/2017

Answers to Farmers’ Questions, 10/22/2016

Five Things You Didn't Know about the AgResearch and Education Center at Milan, 10/14/2016

2016 AgResearch Faculty Awards, 10/6/2016

Fall 2016 Upcoming Events, 9/17/2016

Our Fondest Memories: Our Tribute to John Hodges, 7/24/2016

Veterans to be Honored at Milan No-Till Field Day, 7/12/2016


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West Tennessee Ag Museum 
It's a place where agriculture's history is told. The West Tennessee Agricultural Museum in Milan offers an opportunity to learn and travel through time.


Recent Publications

Quantitative trait loci analysis of a RIL soybean population to determine chromosomal regions governing seed protein, oil, and linolenic acid content.  Moore, R.E.  2020.  M.S. Thesis. [Abstract]

Effects of Enhanced Efficiency Urea on No-tillage Corn Yields and Profit Larson, J. A., X. Zhou, C. Boyer, X. Yin, M. A. McClure, H. J. Savoy, and M. E. Essington.  2019.  University of Tennessee Extension Publication, W 828. [Abstract]

Crop Rotation and Bio-Cover Impacts on No-Tillage Corn, Soybean, and Cotton Profitability in Tennessee Zhou, X., J. A. Larson, V. R. Sykes, A. J. Ashworth, and F. L. Allen.  2019.  Paper presentation 387-11., ASA-CSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, Nov 10-13, 2018, San Antonio, TX. [Abstract]

Celebrating 30: Milestone Milan No-Till Field Day offers farmers latest research on variety of conservation topics.  Geyer, S., and T. B. Raper.  2018.  Tennessee Farmer's Cooperative Magazine.

Profitability of Enhanced Efficiency Urea Fertilizers in No-Tillage Corn Production Zhou, X., J. A. Larson, X. Yin, H. J. Savoy, M. A. McClure, M. E. Essington, and C. Boyer.  2018.  Agronomy Journal, 110:1439–1446. [Abstract]

Genetic diversity, QoI fungicide resistance, and mating type distribution of Cercospora sojina - implications for frogeye leaf spot disease dynamics Shrestha, S., A. Cochran, A. Mengistu, K. H. Lamour, A. Castro-Rocha, and H. M. Kelly.  2017.  PLOS One. [Abstract]

Population structure of Cercospora sojina collected from different soybean cultivars in Milan and Jackson, Tennessee.  Shrestha, S., A. Cochran, K. H. Lamour, A. Mengistu, A. Castro-Rocha, and H. M. Kelly.  2016.  Phytopathology.

Nitrogen fertilizer enhancement products. 29th Milan No-Till Crop Production Field Day Tour Report.  Yin, X., and M. E. Essington.  2016.  Tenn. Agric. Exp. Sta. Special Pub., 16-0158.

Profitability and Risk Analysis of Soybean Planting Date by Maturity Group Boyer, C., M. Stefanini, J. A. Larson, A. Smith, A. Mengistu, and M. Bellalui.  2015.  Agronomy Journal, 107(6):2253-2262. [Abstract]

Precision Soil Sampling Strategies for Agricultural Fields of West Tennessee Grant, T., H. J. Savoy, and B. G. Leib.  2014.  ASA, CSSA & SSSA International Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA November 2-5, 2014. [Abstract]

Effect of Planting Date and Planting Method on the Establishment, Weed Suppression and Above-Ground Biomass on Winter Cover Crops in West Tennessee No-Till Soybean and Corn Cropping Systems.  Walker, F. R., D. D. Tyler, L. A. Duncan, R. H. Blair, M. J. Buschermohle, and N. S. Eash.  2014.  Proceedings, Soil Science Society of America, annual meeting, Nov 3 to 5, 2014, Long Beach CA. [Abstract]

Effect of Dry Matter Loss on Profitability of Outdoor Storage of Switchgrass Mooney, D.F., J. A. Larson, B. C. English, and D. D. Tyler.  2012.  Biomass and Bioenergy 44(2012):33-41 (DOI:10.1016/j.biombioe.2012.04.008). [Abstract]