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Personnel

Burton C. (Burt) English
Professor
Production Economics

David Wheeler Hughes
Professor
Greever Chair of Agribusiness

Groups and Facilities


1 mention

Agri-Industry Modeling 
For value-added and high value products in agriculture and forestry.


 

Video


1 mention

Water Quality 
Floods, droughts and very hot or cold temperatures - all weather patterns that we experience often in Tennessee. What impact do these weather situations have?


 

Recent Publications

Economic Impacts of Producing Renewable Aviation Fuel from Cover Crops: A Case Study Using Pennycress as the Feedstock English, B. C., E. L. Markel, R. J. Menard, and C. M. Hellwinckel.  2017.  Expert Opinion of Environmental Biology, 6:4 DOI: 10.4172/2325-9655-C1-017.

Estimated Economic Impacts from Avian Flu in Tennessee: 10 Percent, 15 Percent, and 25 Percent Infection Rate Scenarios.  English, B. C., K. L. Jensen, R. J. Menard, A. P. Griffith, A. Smith, and D. W. Hughes.  2017.  AIM-AG Industry Brief, April 2017.

Estimated Economic Impacts from Tennessee Valley Authority’s Chickamauga, Norris, and Watts Bar Reservoirs Shoreline Property Owners’ and Onsite Visitors’ Recreational Expenditures.  English, B. C., R. J. Menard, and K. L. Jensen.  2017.  Agri-Industry Modeling & Analysis Group Report, April 2017.

Economic impacts of enhanced efficiency urea fertilizers on no-tillage corn production in Tennessee.  Zhou, X., J. A. Larson, X. Yin, H. J. Savoy, M. A. McClure, M. E. Essington, and C. Boyer.  2017.  Presented at University of Tennessee Extension Fertilizer Recommendations Meeting, Nashville, TN. December 5.

An Analysis of Potential Economic Impacts from an Ocmulgee National Park & Preserve. Summary Technical Report to National Parks Conservation Association.  English, B. C., K. L. Jensen, and R. J. Menard.  2016.  UT Agri-Industry Modeling & Analysis Group Publication..

Analysis of Economic Impacts from SunGrant Initiative Program Funded Projects.  English, B. C., K. L. Jensen, R. J. Menard, J. McCord, and T. G. Rials.  2016.  2016 MCRSA/IMPLAN Conference Proceedings.

Interesting details about the Tennessee turfgrass industry from the 2015 survey report.  English, B. C., R. J. Menard, K. L. Jensen, C. Boyer, and J. T. Brosnan.  2016.  Tennessee Turfgrass, August/September, pp: 17-22.

Tennessee's Turfgrass Industry: Economic Contributions.  English, B. C., R. J. Menard, K. L. Jensen, C. Boyer, and J. T. Brosnan.  2016.  Tennessee Turfgrass, December 2016/January 2017. [More]

Regional Woody Biomass Supply and Economic Impacts from Harvesting in the Southern US He, L., B. C. English, R. J. Menard, and D. M. Lambert.  2016.  Energy Economics, 60:151-161.

Standard Procedures and Methods for Economic Impact and Contribution Analysis in the Forest Products Sector.  Henderson, James E, and D. W. Hughes.  2016.  Journal of Forestry.

Addressing Opportunity Costs in the Analysis of Economic Impacts Across Local Food Systems Hughes, D. W., D. Swenson, and R. Jablonski.  2016.  Module 6 in D. Thilmany and R. Jablonski (editors) The Economics of Local Food Systems: A Toolkit to, US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service.

Analysis of the Economic Impacts of Tennessee's Turfgrass Industry and Perceptions of Future Growth.  Jensen, K. L., B. C. English, R. J. Menard, C. Boyer, and J. T. Brosnan.  2016.  2016 MCRSA/IMPLAN Conference Proceedings.