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Personnel

Hubert J. (Hugh) Savoy
Associate Professor
Soil fertility and testing

Thomas J. (Tom) Samples
Professor
Turfgrass science and management

Renee M. Thomas
Admin Support Assistant II

Jennifer M. DeBruyn
Associate Professor
Environmental Microbiology

Denice W. Milligan
Support Assistant
Student Records

 

News

UT Soil, Plant and Pest Center Upgrades Services, Adds Convenience, 1/13/2017

Neonicotinoids Provide Value to Mid-South Soybean, 6/10/2016

Newly Renovated Pendergrass Library Provides 3-D Printing, 11/6/2015

Jennifer Richards Scholar of the Week, 7/19/2012

 

Recent Publications

Chapter 6: Tree-Compatible Ground Covers for Reforestation and Erosion Control Burger, J., V. Davis, J. A. Franklin, C. Zipper, J. Skousen, C. Barton, and P. Angel.  2017.  The Forestry Reclamation Approach: Guide to Successful Reforestation of Mined Lands, M. B. Adams, Editor.

Chapter 9: Planting Hardwood Tree Seedlings on Reclaimed Mine Land in the Appalachian Region Davis, V., J. A. Franklin, C. Zipper, and P. Angel.  2017.  The Forestry Reclamation Approach: Guide to Successful Reforestation of Mined Lands, M. B. Adams, Editor.

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.

Melt Extrusion of Lignin Carbon-fiber Precursors: The Path Forward for Low-cost Fibers or Unrealizable Dream?.  Harper, D. P., and O. Hosseinaei.  2017.  253rd American Chemical Society NATIONAL MEETING & EXPOSITION.

Biomass treatment strategies for thermochemical conversion Liu, Q., S. C. Chmely, and N. Abdoulmoumine.  2017.  Energy and Fuels, 31(4):3525-3536.

Pot binding may be common occurrence confounding plant phenotype: Theoretical derivation and experimental observations' T.R. Sinclair, A. Manandhar, A. Shekoofa, P. Rosas-Anderson, L. Bagherzadi, R. Schoppach, W. Sadok, and T.W. Rufty.  Thomas R. Sinclair  2017.  Planta, January 2017.

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.

Spotted Bass Population Structure and Diet in Wadeable and Non-Wadeable Streams Draining the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Alford, J. B., and B. A. Heimann.  2016.  Journal of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, 3:17-24.

Ground-Penetrating Radar Water Content Mapping of Golf Course Green Sand Layers Allred, B., R. S. Freeland, K. Grote, E. McCoy, L. Martinez, and D. Gamble.  2016.  Journal of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, JEEG, December 2016, Volume 21, Issue 4, pp. 215229.

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.

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.

Policy Considerations for Limiting Unintended Residual Plastic in Agricultural Soils Brodhagen, M., J. Goldberger, D. G. Hayes, D. A. Inglis, and T. L. Marsh.  2016.  Environmental Science and Policy, in press (2017: 69: 81-84).