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Personnel

Burton C. (Burt) English
Professor
Production Economics

Events

Annual Meeting of Forage Producers to Address Quality Issues, 11/8/2013

 

News

New Forage Analysis Method will Better Serve Tennessee Livestock Producers, 8/22/2014

TN Field Day Helps Producers Turn Pumpkins Into Profits, 8/19/2014

Field Day Helps Producers Turn Pumpkins into Profits, 8/20/2013

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Ag Economy 
Tennessee farmers are making plans for their 2016 crops after a disappointing 2015. When farmers have a down year, an entire community can be impacted.


 

Recent Publications

Changes in the Use of Precision Farming Information Sources Among Cotton Farmers and Implications for Extension Edge, B., M. Velandia, D. M. Lambert, R. K. Roberts, J. A. Larson, B. C. English, C. Boyer, R. Rejesus, and A. Mishra.  2017.  Journal of Extension, 55,2: 2RIB2.

Temporal Frequency of Soil Test Information Effects on Returns to Potassium Fertilization in Cotton Production Harmon, X. L., C. Boyer, J. A. Larson, and D. M. Lambert.  2017.  Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 49,2: 251-272.

Food Security through Biotechnology: The Case of Genetically Modified Sugar Beets in the United States Kennedy, P. L., K. E. Lewis, and A. Schmitz.  2017.  World Agricultural Resources and Food Security, Schmitz, A., P.L. Kennedy, T.G. Schmitz (Eds.), Volume 17, Frontiers of Economics and Globalization.

Resistance is Futile: Estimating the Costs of Managing Herbicide Resistance as a First-order Markov Process and the Case of US Upland Cotton Producers Lambert, D. M., J. A. Larson, R. K. Roberts, B. C. English, X. Zhou, L. L. Falconer, R. J. Hogan, J. L. Johnson, and J. M. Reeves.  2017.  Agricultural Economics, 48:387-396.

Tennessee Beef Producers' Willingness to Participate in a Tennessee Branded Beef Program.  McLeod, E., K. L. Jensen, A. P. Griffith, and K. E. Lewis.  2017.  Southern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Mobile, AL. February 4-7, 2017.

Probability of Receiving an Indemnity Payment from Feeder Cattle Livestock Risk Protection Insurance Merritt, M. G., A. P. Griffith, C. Boyer, and K. E. Lewis.  2017.  Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 68(2):451-470.

Development of ‘Ellis’ Soybean with High Soymeal Protein, Resistance to Stem Canker, Southern Root Knot Nematode, and Frogeye Leaf Spot.  Pantalone, V. R., C. Smallwood, and B. D. Fallen.  2017.  Journal of Plant Registrations.

Development of ‘Ellis’ soybean with high soymeal protein, resistance to stem canker, southern root knot nematode, and frogeye leaf spot.  Pantalone, V. R., C. Smallwood, and B. D. Fallen.  2017.  World Soybean Research Conference 10, Poster completed and displayed in Plant Biotechnology Bldg. Conference cancelled due to Hurricane Irma.

Beef Cattle Retained Ownership and Profitability in Tennessee Tang, M., K. L. DeLong, D. M. Lambert, A. P. Griffith, and C. Boyer.  2017.  Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics.

Temporal Frequency of Soil Test Information Effects on Returns to Potassium Fertilization in Cotton Production X.L. Harmon, C. Boyer, D. M. Lambert, and J. A. Larson.  2017.  Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 49,2: 251-272.

Precision Farming Adoption Trends in the Southern U.S Zhou, X., B. C. English, J. A. Larson, D. M. Lambert, R. K. Roberts, C. Boyer, M. Velandia, L. L. Falconer, and S. W. Martin.  2017.  Journal of Cotton Science, 21:143-155.

Effect of biochar on nutrient release and retention in container crops.  Basiri, N., F. R. Walker, A. Fulcher, and J. Altland.  2016.  Proceedings of Southern Nursery Association meeting. Athens GA. August 29 to 31, 2016.