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News

UTIA/MTSU Partnership Establishes Organic Forage Cropping Systems, 3/8/2018

A New Generation of Faculty, 8/2/2017

New Ventures | GAP Connections, 7/26/2017

A Decade in Review: The Great Experiment, 5/13/2017

UTIA Priorities Poise Institute for Future Success, 2/5/2017

Taking a Next Step Toward a Biobased Economy, 11/7/2016

2016 AgResearch Faculty Awards, 10/6/2016

UT and Genera Energy Harvest Hybrid Poplar Toward Biobased Economy, 3/3/2016

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Recent Publications

Tennessee’s Agricultural and Forest Industries and Rural Economy.  Jensen, K. L., R. J. Menard, B. C. English, A. P. Griffith, D. W. Hughes, A. Smith, and T. E. Yu.  2018.  Chapter 'An Economic Report To The Governor of The State of Tennessee' By M. Murray, W. Fox, M. Ha.

Potential for Pennycress to Support a Renewable Jet Fuel Industry.  Markel, E.L., B. C. English, C. M. Hellwinckel, and R. J. Menard.  2018.  Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics. [Abstract]

Spatially explicit modelling of biological productivity and economic attractiveness of short rotation woody crops Stanturf J., T. M. Young, and J. H. Perdue.  2018.  conference “Governing sustainability of bioenergy, biomaterial and bioproduct supply chains from for, In: Nielsen, T.F., Matuszak, A., Stupak, I., Futter, M. (eds.) (2018). Book of Abstracts. [Abstract]

Adapting to climate change, improving the sustainability of grazing systems and improving water quality in Tennessee Walker, F. R., and P. D. Keyser.  2018.  Proceedings of 2018 Tennessee Water Resources Symposium. [Abstract]

Native Warm Season Grasses For Adapting to Climate Change, Improving the Sustainability of Grazing Systems and Improving Water Quality in Tennessee Walker, F. R., and P. D. Keyser.  2018.  Proceedings 73r SWCS International Annual Conference. July 29 to August 1st, 2018. Albuquerque NM. [Abstract]

Innovations in biodiesel production value chain toward circular economy.  Ye, X.  2018.  109th AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo, May 6-9, 2018, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

Tennessee’s Agricultural and Forest Industries and Rural Economy. Section 2.5.  Jensen, K. L., R. J. Menard, B. C. English, A. P. Griffith, A. Smith, and T. E. Yu.  2017.  in An Economic Report to the Governor of the State of Tennessee, UT Center for Business and Economic Research. Matt Murray, Lead Author.

Characterizing the economic value and impacts of wild pig damage on a rural economy Poudyal, N. C., C. A. Caplenor, O. Joshi, C. Maldonado, L. I. Muller, and C. Yoest.  2017.  Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 22 (6):538-549.

Prospects of wood-based energy alternatives in revitalizing the economy impacted by market decline for traditional forest products: A case study in Middle Tennessee, USA Poudyal, N. C., O. Joshi, A. M. Taylor, and D. G. Hodges.  2017.  Forest Products Journal, 67 (7-8):427-434.

Assessing Tennessee landowners' attitudes toward wild hogs and support for control options Caplenor, C. A.  2016.  M.S. Thesis. [Abstract]

Implications for Growth in the State Economy Due to a Tennessee Milk Plant.  Hughes, D. W., A. P. Griffith, R. W. Holland, D. Mendez, and K. Ferguson.  2016.  Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, PB 1843-D.

Regional Economic Impacts of Biochemical and Pyrolysis Biofuel Production in the Southeastern US: A Systems Modeling Approach Lambert, D. M., B. C. English, R. J. Menard, and B. S. Wilson.  2016.  Agricultural Sciences, Volume 7, pp 407-419. [Abstract]