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Personnel

Thomas C. (Tom) Mueller
Professor
Weed science

Lawrence E. Steckel
Professor
Weed management

Gregory K. (Greg) Breeden
Extension Assistant II
Turfgrass Weed Control

James T. (Jim) Brosnan
Associate Professor
Turfgrass Weed Science

Josť J. (Javi) Vargas
Research Associate II
Horticultural & Invasive Weed Management

Robert M. (Bob) Hayes
Director and Professor
Weed Science

Events

Weed Tour, 6/21/2017

Weed Tour, 6/22/2016

UT Weed Tour, 6/24/2015

 

News

UTIA Researchers Find Another Glyphosate-Resistant Weed, 12/8/2015

Steckel Named Outstanding Extension Scientist, 2/12/2015

Video


1 mention

Weed Olympics 
We've had an Olympic competition here in Tennessee involving ... plants. More specifically, plants we don't like or want. It's called the 'Weed Olympics' on the UT agriculture campus.



1 mention

The Story of Cotton 
A look at the history, production and uses of cotton.



1 mention

Cotton Outlook 2011 
Like much of Dixie, Tennessee is -- once again -- the land of cotton. Our state will produce nearly twice as many acres of the crop as it did just a couple of years ago.


 

Recent Publications

Overview of the University of Tennessee Weed Diagnostics Center.  Brosnan, J. T., J. J. Vargas, G. K. Breeden, R. N. Trigiano, and S. L. Boggess.  2017.  Proc. Northeastern Plant Pest and Soils Conference, (In press).

Overview of the University of Tennessee Weed Diagnostics Center.  Brosnan, J. T., J. J. Vargas, G. K. Breeden, R. N. Trigiano, and S. L. Boggess.  2017.  Proc. Southern Weed Sci. Soc., (in press).

Use of EH1587 for postemergence broadleaf weed control in turf.  Henry, G. M., K. A. Tucker, J. T. Brosnan, G. K. Breeden, and A. G. Estes.  2017.  Proc. Northeastern Plant Pest and Soils Conference, (In press).

Use of EH1587 for postemergence broadleaf weed control in turf.  Henry, G. M., K. A. Tucker, J. T. Brosnan, G. K. Breeden, and A. G. Estes.  2017.  Proc. Southern Weed Science Society, (in press).

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.

Effect of time of day of application of 2,4-D, dicamba, glufosinate, paraquat and saflufenacil on horseweed (Conyza Canadensis) control.  Montgomery, G. B., J. A. Treadway, J. L. Reeves, and L. E. Steckel.  2017.  Weed Technology, Weed Technol 31:550-556.

Summertime Weed Control.  Bates, G. E.  2016.  June TCA Cattle Business.

How to prepare and submit weed samples for diagnostic testing.  Breeden, G. K., J. T. Brosnan, and J. J. Vargas.  2016.  University of Tennessee Extension. D29, Knoxville, TN.

University of Tennessee Turfgrass & Ornamental Weed Science.  Brosnan, J. T., G. K. Breeden, J. J. Vargas, and D. F. Farnsworth.  2016.  Annual Research Report., pp. 1-115.

Overview of the University of Tennessee Weed Diagnostics Center.  Brosnan, J. T., R. N. Trigiano, J. J. Vargas, and S. L. Boggess.  2016.  Agronomy Abstracts [CD-ROM].

Management of pigweed (Amaranthus spp.) in glufosinate-resistant soybean in the Midwest and Midsouth.  Butts, T, J. Norsworthy, G. Kruger, L. Sanell, B. Young, L. E. Steckel, et al.  2016.  Weed Technology, Weed Technol 30:355-365.

Time of day effects on horseweed efficacy with various burndown herbicides.  Ducar, J., L. E. Steckel, G. Montgomery, et al.  2016.  Proc. South Weed Sci. Soc., 69:414.