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Personnel

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

Maternal consumption of fish oil programs reduced adiposity in broiler chicks Beckford, R. C., S. J. Howard, S. Das, A. Farmer, S. R. Campagna, J. Yu, R. L. Hettich, J. L. Wilson, and B. H. Voy.  2017.  Scientific Reports, 7, artilce number 13129.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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, 21:143-155.

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.