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


 

Recent Publications

Effect of biochar type and size on in vitro rumen fermentation of orchardgrass hay McFarlane, Z. D., P. Myer, E. R. Cope, N. D. Evans, C. Bone, B. E. Biss, and J. T. Mulliniks.  2017.  Agricultural Sciences, 8(4):316-325.

Genetic characterization of Liriodendron seed orchards with EST-SSR markers.  Zhang, X., A. Carlson, Z. Tian, M. E. Staton, S. E. Schlarbaum, J. Carlson, and H. Liang.  2015.  Journal of Plant Science & Molecular Breeding.

Breakeven Cost of Irrigating Bermudagrass, Tall Fescue, and Orchardgrass Hay Production in Tennessee Zhou, X., C. Boyer, J. A. Larson, and B. G. Leib.  2014.  Agronomy Journal, 106: 6: 2227-2234. [More]

Breakeven cost of irrigating bermudagrass, fescue, and orchardgrass hay production in Tennessee.  Zhou, X., C. Boyer, J. A. Larson, and B. G. Leib.  2014.  Agronomy Journal, 106:1-8.

Morphological and Physiological Effects of Foliar Applied Paclobutrazol on Apple Trees.  Deyton, D. E., C. G. Milne, and C. E. Sams.  2013.  Proceedings abstracts, 2013 Program/Abstracts, 40th Annual Meeting of the Plant Growth Regular Society of America & ISHS XII International Symposium of Plant Bioregulators in Fruit Production, July 28-August 1, Orlando, Florida, p. 25. [More]

Using simple sequence repeats (SSRs) to measure pollen flow in a flowering dogwood orchard.  Rhoades, P. R., P. A. Wadl, W. E. Klingeman, R. N. Trigiano, and J. A. Skinner.  2011.  J. Environ. Hort, 29(4):175-179.

2009 Orchardgrass Report. UT Research Report 10-12.  Bates, G. E., and J. E. Beeler.  2010.  UT Research Report.

Embryogenic callus and suspension cultures from leaves of orchardgrass.  Gray, D. J., R. N. Trigiano, and B. V. Conger.  2010.  Pp. 325-337. In: Trigiano, R. N. and D. J. Gray, eds. Plant Cell Culture, Development and Biotechnology, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.

Integrated Orchard Management Guide for Commercial Apples in the Southeast.  Lockwood, D. W.  2010.  Section Editor for the Vertebrate Management chapter (revised annually).

Dogwood borer, Synanthedon scitula (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae), abundance and seasonal flight activity in apple orchards, managed urban landscapes and woodlands in five eastern States.  Bergh, J.C., T.C. Leskey, J.F. Walgenbach, W. E. Klingeman, D.P. Kain, A. Zhang, and P.B. Schultz.  2009.  Environ. Entomol. 38(3): 530-538.

Regional 2010 Integrated Orchard Management Guide for Commercial Apples in the Southeast.  Hale, F. A.  2009.  Contributed to updating.

Orchardgrass control with Tenacity.  Brosnan, J. T., and G. K. Breeden.  2008.  University of Tennessee Turfgrass Weed Science Annual Research Report. p. 72.