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Soil Testing 
If you’re looking for a healthy garden or green grass, it’s good to know the content of your soil. UT Extension offers inexpensive soil tests, and it’s all done in a special lab in Nashville.


 

Recent Publications

Repeated foliar sprays of abscisic acid to strawberry plants influence plant growth and yield.  Deyton, D. E., C. E. Sams, and J. C. Cummins.  2017.  HortScience, Waikoloa, Hawaii, September 19-22, 2017.

Abscisic Acid Improves Tomato Fruit Quality by Increasing Soluble Sugar Concentrations Barickman, T. C., D. A. Kopsell, and C. E. Sams.  2016.  Journal of Plant Nutrition.

Abscisic Acid Impacts Tomato Carotenoids, Soluble Sugars, and Organic Acids.  Barickman, T. C., D. A. Kopsell, and C. E. Sams.  2016.  HortScience, 51(4):1-7.

Elevated Levels of Potassium in Greenhouse-grown Red Romaine Lettuce Impacts Mineral Nutrient and Soluble Sugar Concentrations.  Barickman, T. C., T. E. Horgan, J. R. Wheeler, and C. E. Sams.  2016.  HortScience, 51(9):504-509.

Casein-maltodextrin conjugate as an emulsifier for fabrication of structured calcium carbonate particles as dispersible fat globule mimetics Qu, B., and Q. Zhong.  2016.  Food Hydrocolloids.

Reduction of Aichi Virus by Sodium Metasilicate and Calcium Hypochlorite in Suspension.  Arreaza, A, and D. H. D'Souza.  2015.  Proceedings, Annual IAFP meeting, Portland, Oregon, July, Oral Presentation.

Reduction of Aichi Virus by Sodium Metasilicate and Calcium Hypochlorite on Formica Coupons.  Arreaza, A, and D. H. D'Souza.  2015.  Proceedings, Annual IFT Meeting, Chicago, IL, July, Poster Presentation.

The association of low-molecular-weight compounds with native casein micelles in bovine milk Cheema, M., M. S. Mohan, S. R. Campagna, J. Jurat-Fuentes, and F. M. Harte.  2015.  Journal of Dairy Science, 98(8): 5155-5163.

Fruit Tissue Calcium and Lutein in ‘Micro-Tina’ Tomato Respond to Foliar Chelated Titanium.  Kopsell, D. A., T. C. Barickman, C. E. Sams, and D. E. Kopsell.  2015.  Proceedings of the Plant Growth Regulation Society of America.

The Effect of Abscisic Acid on Tomato Calcium Partitioning and Fruit Quality.  Barickman, T. C.  2014.  Ph.D. Dissertation.

Exogenous foliar and root applications of abscisic acid increase the influx of calcium into tomato fruit tissue and decrease the incidence of blossom-end rot.  Barickman, T. C., D. A. Kopsell, and C. E. Sams.  2014.  HortScience, 49(11):1397-1402.

Exogenous Foliar and Root Applied Abscisic Acid Increases the Influx of Calcium into Tomato Fruit Tissue and Decreases the Incidence of Blossom-end Rot.  Barickman, T. C., D. A. Kopsell, and C. E. Sams.  2014.  HortScience, 49(9): S296.