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Personnel

Dennis R. West
Professor
Plant breeding

Tyson Brant Raper
Assistant Professor
Cotton and small grain production

Groups and Facilities


(2 mentions)

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


 

News

Promotion and Tenure 2017, 10/16/2017

Answers to Farmersí Questions, 10/22/2016

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

I AM UTIA -- In Knoxville, Meet Joe Sarten, PE, 12/9/2015

Video


(3 mentions)

Barley 
Its one of our most lasting symbols of America - wind gently sweeping through a grain field. And soon it could be a common sight in Tennessee.



(2 mentions)

Weed Research 
A climate that's good for a variety of crops means many types of weeds also thrive. UT AgResearch works to help farmers battle this yearly problem that can greatly affect their yields.


 

Recent Publications

2017 Planted Acreage for Corn, Cotton, Grain Sorghum, Soybeans, and Wheat in Tennessee by County.  Bowling, R. G., A. Smith, and T. Johnson.  2017.  University of Tennessee Extension Publication, W 442.

2017 Planted Acreage for Corn, Cotton, Grain Sorghum, Soybeans, and Wheat in Tennessee by County.  Bowling, R. G., A. Smith, and T. Johnson.  2017.  Extension Publication, August, W442.

Southern wheat growers busy assessing freeze damage.  Ernst, M.D., and T. B. Raper.  2017.  Farm World.

An assessment of the effectiveness of winter wheat cover crops for nutrient load reduction in the Red and Obion River watersheds.  Hawkins, S. A., and H. A. McClellan.  2017.  Proceedings of the 2017 Tennessee Water Resources Symposium.

Current and future trends in chilling, spring temperatures, and spring freezes in Tennessee. , 25-28 June, Asheville, NC.  Logan, J.  2017.  23rd Conference on Applied Climatology, 25-28 June, Asheville, NC. [Abstract]

Utilizing Glyphosate- and Dicamba-Tolerant Soybeans in a Wheat and Hairy Vetch Cover Crop Combination for Controlling Palmer amaranth.  Montogmery, G. B., M. A. McClure, R. M. Hayes, F. R. Walker, S. A. Senseman, and L. E. Steckel.  2017.  Weed Science. [Abstract]

The value of aphid management in Tennessee wheat.  Perkins, C., and S. D. Stewart.  2017.  Proc. Beltwide Cotton Conf., P. 685.

Management of aphids and barley yellow dwarf virus in Tennessee wheat Perkins, C., S. D. Stewart, and H. M. Kelly.  2017.  UT Extension, W 389.

Wheat freeze damage update, management and haylage.  Raper, T. B.  2017.  MidAmerica Farmer Grower.

Wheat freeze damage update, management and haylage.  Raper, T. B.  2017.  Ag Watch Network.

Wheat freeze damage update, management and haylage.  Raper, T. B.  2017.  MidAmerica Farmer Grower.

Tennessee Wheat: Determining freeze damage and haylage.  Raper, T. B.  2017.  AgFax.