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Groups and Facilities

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Sun Grant BioWeb 
Providing current info to use biomass resources for bioenergy and bioproducts.



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No-Till Farming's Effect on May Flood 
May flooding caused extensive damage to agricultural production in Tennessee, but experts say it could have been much worse if not for the widespread use of no-till crop production.

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No-Till Hills 
There was a time when sloped land was just about useless because of frequent soil erosion. But now, hilly terrain can be productive. 'No-till” farming makes it possible.


Recent Publications

Geospatial Economics of the Woody Biomass Supply in Kansas – A Case Study Khaliukova, O., D. Paull, S. Lewis-Gonzales, N. André, L. E. Biles, T. M. Young, and J. H. Purdue.  2017.  BioResources, 12(1):960-980.

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).

Effect of spray carrier volume and nozzle type on dislodgeable 2,4-D residues from hybrid bermudagrass turf.  Gannon, T. W., M. D. Jeffries, K. Ahmed, J. T. Brosnan, and G. K. Breeden.  2016.  Proc. Weed Sci Soc. Am. 69:379..

Long-Term Impacts of Biodegradable Plastic Mulches for Sustainable Production of Fruits and Vegetables Hayes, D. G., L. C. Wadsworth, N. F. Omar, A. L. Wszelaki, J. M. DeBruyn, and S. M. Schaeffer.  2016.  American Ecological Engineering Society 16th Annual Meeting, Knoxville, 7 June 2016.

Simulated Impact of the Renewable Fuels Standard on U.S. Conservation Reserve Program Enrollment and Conversion Hellwinckel, C. M., C. Clark, M. H. Langholtz, and L. M. Eaton.  2016.  Global Change Biology Bioenergy.

Comparing dislodgeable 2,4-D residues across athletic field turfgrass species and time Jeffries, M. D., T. W. Gannon, J. T. Brosnan, and G. K. Breeden.  2016.  PLOS One.

Sprayer setup affects dislodgeable 2,4-D foliar residues from hybrid bermudagrass.  Jeffries, M. D., T. W. Gannon, J. T. Brosnan, and G. K. Breeden.  2016.  Weed Technology, (in press).

Factors influencing dislodgeable 2,4-D plant residues from hybrid bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon L. x C. transvaalensis) athletic fields Jeffries, M. D., T. W. Gannon, J. T. Brosnan, K. Ahmed, and G. K. Breeden.  2016.  PLOS One.

Minimal Tillage and Crop Residue Retention Adoption, Input Demand and Maize Production: A Household Survey Analysis of Smallholder Producers in Lesotho.  Lambert, D. M., E. Bisangwa, M. Maloake, and N. S. Eash.  2016.  Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, 71(2):118-128.

Distribution and storage of crop residue carbon in aggregates and its contribution to organic carbon of soil with low fertility Li, S. Y., X. Gu, J. Zhuang, T. An, and et al.  2016.  Soil & Tillage Research, 155, 199-206.

Isotopic characterization of sequestration and transformation of plant residue carbon in relation to soil aggregation dynamics Guan, S., D. Sen, G. Chen, G. Wang, and J. Zhuang.  2015.  Applied Soil Ecology, 96, 18-24.

A short assessment of carbon dioxide fluxes under contrasting agricultural and soil management practices in Zimbabwe.  O'Dell, D., T. J. Sauer, B. B. Hicks, C. Thierfelder, D. M. Lambert, J. Logan, and N. S. Eash.  2015.  Journal of Agricultural Science, 7(3):32-48.