Mbonimpa, E.G., Hong, C., Owens, V., Lehman, R.M., Osborne, S.L., Schumacher, T., Clay, D., Kumar, S. 2014. Nitrogen fertility rates and landscape positions impacts on CO2 and CH4 fluxes from a landscape seeded to switchgrass. Global Change Biology Bioenergy. doi:10.1111/gcbb.12187.
Taheri, W.I., Lehman, R.M. 2014. Increasing diveristy of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in agroecosystems using specific cover crops. Proceedings of Great Plains Soil Fertility Conference, Denver CO, March 4-5, 2014.
Maul, J.E., Buyer, J.S., Lehman, R.M., Culman, S., Blackwood, C., Roberts, D.P., Zasada, I.A., Teasdale, J.R. 2014. Microbial community structure and abundance in the rhizosphere and bulk soil of a tomato cropping system that includes cover crops. Applied Soil Ecology. 77:42-50. DOI: 10.1016/j.apsoil.2014.01.002.
Lehman, R.M. 2013. Fall cover crops boost soil arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi which can lead to reduced inputs. South Dakota State University Extension iGrow Publications. Available: http://igrow.org/agronomy/wheat/fall-cover-crops-boost-soil-arbuscular-mycorrhizal-fungi-which-can-lead-to/.
Jin, V.L., Baker, J.M., Johnson, J.M., Karlen, D.L., Lehman, R.M., Osborne, S.L., Sauer, T.J., Stott, D.E., Varvel, G.E., Venterea, R.T. 2012. Greenhouse gas fluxes in response to corn stover harvest. In: Proceedings of the Sun Grant National Conference. Science for Biomass Feedstock Production and Utilization, October 2-5, 2012, New Orleans, Louisiana. Available: http://sungrant.tennessee.edu//NatConference/ConferenceProceedings/.
Garland, J.L., Zabaloy, M.C., Birmele, M., Mackowiak, C.L., Lehman, R.M., Frey, S.D. 2012. Microbial community-level physiological profiling based on O2 consumption as an indicator of nitrogen status of agricultural soils. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 47:46-52.
Lehman, R.M., Osborne, S.L., Prischmann-Voldseth, D., Rosentrater, K.A. 2010. Insect-Damaged Corn Stalks Decompose at Rates Similar to Bt-Protected, Non-Damaged Corn Stalks. Plant and Soil Journal. 333:481-490. DOI 10.1007/s11104-010-0364-8.
Lehman, R.M., Lundgren, J.G. 2010. Manipulation of the Gut Bacterial Community in a Ground Beetle, Harpalus pensylvanicus, Influences its Feeding Behavior. American Society for Microbiology, San Diego CA, May 23-27, 2010.
Borkowski, D.M., Lehman, R.M., Osborne, S.L. 2009. Ratio of Fungi:Bacteria as an indicator of change in soil quality. American Society for Microbiology North Central Branch Meeting, Lacrosse WI, October 9-10, 2009.
Lehman, R.M., Osborne, S.L., Rosentrater, K.A., Prischmann-Voldseth, D. 2009. Field Studies to Evaluate Potential Differences between Bt and non-Bt Corn Residue. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Pittsburgh PA, November 2009.
Lehman, R.M., Garland, J.L., Zabaloy, M.C., Mackowiak, C.L., Frey, S.D. 2009. A Community-Level Physiological Profiling Approach to Evaluating in Situ Soil Carbon Substrate Utilization and its Interaction with Bioavailable Nitrogen. Soil Ecology Society Conference, Burlington VT, July 12-15, 2009.
Lehman RM, Osborne SL, and Rosentrater KA. 2009. Field Studies to Evaluate Potential Differences between Bt and non-Bt Corn Residue. 2008 Progress Report #SOIL PR 08-21. Ag. Exp. Stn., Plt. Sci., SDSU. Brookings SD 57007. Available on line at: http://plantsci.sdstate.edu/soiltest/datafiles/pr%2008-21.pdf
Zabaloy, M.C., Lehman, R.M., Frey, S.D., Garland, J.L. 2008. Optimization of an oxygen-based approach for community-level physiological profiling of soils. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 40(12):2960-2969.
Prischmann, D.A., Lehman, R.M., Christie, A.A., Dashiell, K.E. 2008. Characterization of bacteria isolated from maize roots: emphasis on Serratia and infestation with corn rootworms (Chrysomelidae: Diabrotica). Applied Soil Ecology. 40:417-431. Available at www.elsevier.com/locate/apsoil.
Lehman, R.M., Lundgren, J.G., Petzke, L.M. 2009. Bacterial Communities Associated with the Digestive Tract of the Predatory Ground Beetle, Poecilus chalcites, and Their Response to Laboratory Rearing and Antibiotic Treatment. Microbial Ecology. 57:349-358. Available online.
Lehman, R.M., Garland, J.L., Frey, S.D. 2008. Laboratory Assay of Soil Microbial Activities is Congruent with In Situ Conditions. 108th General Meeting of the American Society of Microbiology, Boston MA, June 1-5, 2008.
Lehman, R.M., Osborne, S.L., Rosentrater, K.A. 2008. No Differences in Decomposition Rates observed between Bacillus thuringiensis and Non-Bacillus thuringiensis Corn Residue Incubated in the Field. Published online 11 January 2008; doi:10.2134/agrojnl2007.0123. Agron J 2008 100:163-168.
Lehman, R.M., Lundgren, J.G., Chee Sanford, J.C. 2007. Microbial Populations and Hypothesized Function within the Guts of Two Ground Beetles. Meeting Abstract. 107th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 21-25, 2007.
Lundgren, J.G., Lehman, R.M., Chee Sanford, J. 2007. Bacterial communities within the digestive tracts of ground beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 100:275-282.
Lehman, R.M., Lundgren, J.G., Chee Sanford, J.C. 2006. Discovery of stable microbial communities and investigation of their function within the guts of economically-important ground beetles. International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, Vienna, Austria, August 20-25, 2006.
Lehman, R.M. 2007. Microbial distributions and their potential controlling factors in terrestrial subsurface environments. In, AL Mills and R Franklin [Eds.], Spatial Distribution of Microorganisms in Terrestrial Systems: Implications for the Distribution of Function in Ecosystems. Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands. pp. 135-178.
Lehman, R.M., Osborne, S.L., Rosentrater, K.A. 2006. Decomposition of stover from Bt corn hybrids after one year using the litter bag technique. 2005 Progress Report #SOIL PR 05-27. Ag. Exp. Stn., Plt.Sci. SDSU. Brookings SD 57007.
Lehman, R.M. 2005. Aquifer microbiology: perfecting the view. The Joint International Symposium for Subsurface Microbiology (ISSM 2005) and Environmental Biogeochemistry (ISEB XVII), Jackson Hole, WY, August 14-19, 2005.