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Katie Tolbert
Assistant Professor
Small animal gastroenterology



Development of Novel DNA-Based Methods for Detection of Bt Resistant Fall Armyworms, 5/31/2018


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Bee Research 
Researchers at the UT Institute of Agriculture are exploring reasons behind the decline of the honeybee population, including how agricutural pesticides might affect these beneficial insects.


Recent Publications

Exploring Holistic Comfort in Children who Experience a Clinical Venipuncture Procedure A. Bice, J. Hall, and M. J. Devereaux.  2017.  Journal Holistic Nursing.

Exploring Florida residents' food safety knowledge and behaviors: A generational comparison Leal, A., T. K. Ruth, J. N. Rumble, and A. H. Simonne.  2017.  Food Control, 73: 1195-1202.

Following the carbon: using micrometeorology to evaluate the impact of land application of industrial co-products.  O'Dell, D., N. S. Eash, J. Oetting, J. A. Zahn, B. Hicks, T. J. Sauer, D. M. Lambert, J. Logan, and J. Goddard.  2017.  Annual Meeting ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Oct. 22-25, Tampa, FL. [Abstract]

Identifying and Exploring Significant Genomic Regions Associated with Soybean Yield, Seed Fatty Acids, Protein and Oil Smallwood, C., J. D. Gillman, A. M. Saxton, H. Bhandari, P. A. Wadl, B. D. Fallen, D. L. Hyten, Q. Song, and V. R. Pantalone.  2017.  J. Crop Sci. Biotech., 2017 (December) 20 (4) : 243-253. [Abstract]

Exploring 4-H Lesson Plan.  Swart, J, and J. K. Richards.  2017.  University of Tennessee Extension Publication, W 430. The University of Tennessee.

A Dual-Rate Property Tax: Exploring the Potential for Moderating the Effects of Sprawl on Development.  Cho, S., R. K. Roberts, D. M. Lambert, and T. Kim.  2016.  Applied Spatial Analysis and Policy, 9:251-267.

Exploring transition metal carbides and phosphides for Ex-Situ catalytic fast pyrolysis.  Regmi, Y. N., S. C. Chmely, and N. Labbe.  2016.  Abstract from scientific meeting.

Exploring the Effect of Teacher Professional Development Models on Food Safety Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviors.  Richards, J. K., and C. Palmer.  2016.  Poster session presented at Institute of Food Technologists Annual Meeting and Food Expo.

A Meta-Analysis of the Impact of Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation on Pest Suppression and Yield of Horticultural Crops Shresta, Utsala, R. M. Augé, and D. M. Butler.  2016.  Frontiers in Plant Science. [Abstract]

Exploring relationships in surface hardness data collected with different instruments Thoms, A. W., J. T. Brosnan, A. M. Saxton, and J. C. Sorochan.  2016.  Testing and Evaluation, 44(2): 945-951.

Exploring the role of forest resources in reducing community vulnerability to the heat effects of climate change Walton, Z. T., N. C. Poudyal, C. J. Gaither, J. Hepinstall-Cymerman, and B. Boley.  2016.  Forest Policy and Economics, 71: 94-102. [Abstract]

Exploring the Potential to Penetrate the Energy Markets for Tennessee-Produced Switchgrass Chugh, S., T. E. Yu, S. W. Jackson, J. A. Larson, B. C. English, and S. Cho.  2015.  Selected Paper, Presented at the Southern Agricultural Economics Association 2015 Annual Meeting, January 31-February 3, 2015, Atlanta, Georgia. Selected Paper published on-line at AgEcon Search: http://purl.umn.edu/196899.