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Paul M White
Sugarcane Research Unit
Research Agronomist

Phone: (985) 872-5042
Fax: (985) 868-8369
5883 USDA ROAD
HOUMA, LA, 70360

Projects
Integrated Crop, Soil, and Water Management Systems for Sustainable Production of Sugarcane for Bioenergy Feedstock
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 423236
Three-way (LSUAC, ASCL, ARS) Sugarcane Breeding and Variety Development Agreement
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 422560
A Regional Program for Production of Multiple Agricultural Feedstocks and Processing to Biofuels and Biobased Chemicals
Reimbursable (R)
  Accession Number: 422492
Improving Sugarcane Production Efficiency (ASCL)
Trust (T)
  Accession Number: 419364

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Wide row spacing in Louisiana sugarcane - (Abstract Only) - (17-Mar-14)
Pyraclostrobin wash-off from sugarcane leaves and aerobic dissipation in agricultural soil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fulcher, J.M., Wayment, D.G., White Jr, P.M., Webber III, C.L. 2014. Pyraclostrobin wash-off from sugarcane leaves and aerobic dissipation in agricultural soil. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 62(10):2141-2146. DOI: 10.1021/jf405506p
Cultural practices updates - (Abstract Only) - (01-Feb-14)
Sugarcane borer resistance in sugarcane as affected by silicon applications in potting medium - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, W.H., White Jr., P.M. 2014. Sugarcane borer resistance in sugarcane as affected by silicon applications in potting medium [online journal]. Journal of the American Society of Sugar Cane Technologists. 33:38-54. Available: http://www.assct.org/journal/JASSCT PDF Files/volume 33/JASSCT-AG-080513 silicon and borer resistance_White and White_Final_Document.pdf
Energycane harvest date effects on biomass, sugar, and fiber yields - (Abstract Only) - (26-Jun-13)
Effects of seasonal variations of sugarcane stalk and extraneous matter quantity and quality as they affect recoverable sugar, starch, and fiber: Part 1 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Eggleston, G., Viator, R., Gateuil, A., Fenger, J-A., White, P., Jackson, W., Waguespack, Jr, H., Blackwelder, N. 2013. Effects of seasonal variations of sugarcane stalk and extraneous matter quantity and quality as they affect recoverable sugar, starch, and fiber: Part 1. International Sugar Journal. 115(1375):477-487.
Seasonal variations of sugarcane stalk and extraneous matter on pH, color and ash as they affect the production of high quality raw sugars (Part II) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Eggleston, G., Viator, R., Gateuil, A, Fenger, J., White, P., Jackson, W., Waguespack, Jr., H. 2013. Seasonal variations of sugarcane stalk and extraneous matter on pH, color and ash as they affect the production of high quality raw sugars (Part II). International Sugar Journal. 117:646-653.
Green-cane harvest of sugarcane effects on biomass and energy yields and nutrient removal - (Proceedings)
White Jr, P.M., Viator, R.P., Richard, E.P., Grisham, M.P. 2012. Green-cane harvest of sugarcane effects on biomass and energy yields and nutrient removal. In: Proceedings of Sun Grant National Conference: Science for Biomass Feedstock Production and Utilization, October 3 - 5, 2012. New Orleans, LA. Available: http://sungrant.tennessee.edu/NatConference/
Registration of ‘Ho 02-113’ Sugarcane - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hale, A.L., Dufrene Jr, E.O., Tew, T.L., Pan, Y-B., Viator, R.P., White Jr, P.M., Veremis, J.C., White, W.H., Cobill, R., Richard, E.P., Rukavina, H., Grisham, M.P. 2012. Registration of ‘Ho 02-113’ Sugarcane. Journal of Plant Registrations. 7(1):51-57. DOI:10.3198/jpr2011.11.0605crc.
Screening for tolerance to periodic flooding for cane grown for sucrose and bioenergy - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Viator, R.P., White Jr, P.M., Hale, A.L., Waguespack, H.L. 2012. Screening for tolerance to periodic flooding for cane grown for sucrose and bioenergy. Biomass and Bioenergy. 44:56-63. Available online: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biombioe.2012.04.007.
Diversity and antifungal activity of endophytic diazotrophic bacteria colonizing sugarcane in Egypt - (Abstract Only) - (02-Mar-12)
Nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium requirements to support a multi-billion gallon biofuel industry - (Book / Chapter)
Murrell, T., Fixen, P.E., Huang, W., Kovar, J.L., White Jr, P.M. 2011. Nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium requirements to support a multi-billion gallon biofuel industry. In: Braun, R., Karlen, D., and Johnson D., (ed.). Sustainable Alternative Fuel Feedstock Opportunities, Challenges and Roadmaps for Six U.S. Regions. Ankeny, IA: Soil and Water Conservation Society. p. 160-176. Available: http://www.swcs.org/documents/resources/Chapter_10__Murrell__Billion_Ton_Re_8B308171BD289.pdf.
Soil health for increasing sugarcane yield and sustainability - (Trade Journal)
White Jr, P.M. 2011. Soil health for increasing sugarcane yield and sustainability. Sugar Journal. 74(1):30-31.
Effect of post-harvest residue and methods of residue removal on ground inhabiting arthropod predators in sugarcane - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, W.H., Viator, R.P., White Jr, P.M. 2011. Effect of post-harvest residue and methods of residue removal on ground inhabiting arthropod predators in sugarcane. Journal of the American Society of Sugar Cane Technologists. 31:39-50.
Sugarcane bagasse and pine wood biochar effects on aerobic soil dissipation of metribuzin and pendimethalin - (Abstract Only)
White Jr, P.M., Potter, T.L., Lima, I.M. 2011. Sugarcane bagasse and pine wood biochar effects on aerobic soil dissipation of metribuzin and pendimethalin. American Chemical Society Fall 2011 National Meeting and Exposition, August 28 - September 2, 2011, Denver, Colorodo. CDROM.
Metolachlor fate in regionally adopted cropping systems of the SE United States - (Abstract Only)
White Jr, P.M., Potter, T.L. 2011. Metolachlor fate in regionally adopted cropping systems of the SE United States. American Chemical Society Fall 2011 National Meeting and Exposition, August 28 - September 2, 2011, Denver, Colorodo. CDROM.
Herbicide sorption in a biochar-amended coastal plain soil under conventional and conservation tillage management - (Abstract Only)
Potter, T.L., White Jr, P.M., Lima, I.M. 2011. Herbicide sorption in a biochar-amended coastal plain soil under conventional and conservation tillage management [abstract]. American Chemical Society National Meeting. August 28-September 1, 2011.
Sugarcane yield response to soybean double-cropping in Louisiana - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White Jr, P.M., Viator, R.P., Richard Jr, E.P. 2011. Sugarcane yield response to soybean double-cropping in Louisiana. Online. Crop Management. doi:10.1094/CM-2011-0721-01-RS.
Smooth brome (Bromus inermis Leyss) response to concrete grinding residue application - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Desutter, T.M., Goosen-Alix, P., Prutny, L., White Jr, P.M., Casey, F.X. 2011. Smooth brome (Bromus inermis Leyss) response to concrete grinding residue application. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 222:195-204.
Biological nitrogen fixation in Louisiana sugarcane - (Abstract Only)
Grisham, M.P., White Jr, P.M., Esh, A.M., El-Kholi, M. 2011. Biological nitrogen fixation in Louisiana sugarcane. Journal of the American Society of Sugar Cane Technologists. 31:165.
Changes in microbial properties after manure, lime, and bentonite application to a heavy metal-contaminated mine waste - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baker, L.R., White Jr, P.M., Pierzynski, G.M. 2011. Changes in microbial properties after manure, lime, and bentonite application to a heavy metal-contaminated mine waste. Applied Soil Ecology. 48(2011):1-10.
Sugarcane yield responses of four cultivars to three planting dates in Louisiana Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White Jr, P.M., Viator, R.P., Richard Jr, E.P. 2010. Sugarcane yield responses of four cultivars to three planting dates in Louisiana. J. American Society of Sugar Cane Technologists. 30:115-132.
Fate and efficacy of metolachlor granular and emulsifiable concentrate formulations in a conservation-tillage system - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Potter, T.L., Gerstl, Z., White Jr, P.M., Cutts, G.S., Webster, T.M., Truman, C.C., Strickland, T.C., Bosch, D.D. 2010. Fate and efficacy of metolachlor granular and emulsifiable concentrate formulations in a conservation-tillage system. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 58(19):10590-10596.
Fate and efficacy of metolachlor granular and emulsifiable concentrate formulations in a conservation-tillage system - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Potter, T.L., Gerstl, Z., White Jr, P.M., Truman, C.C., Cutts, G.S., Webster, T.M., Strickland, T.C., Bosch, D.D. 2010. Fate and efficacy of metolachlor granular and emulsifiable concentrate formulations in a conservation-tillage system. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 58(19):10590-10596.
Seasonal variations on sugarcane trash quantity and quality that directly concern factory processors and refiners - (Research Notes)
Eggleston, G., Viator, R., Gateuil, A., Jackson, W., Waguespack, Jr., H., White, P., Blackwelder, N. 2010. Seasonal variations on sugarcane trash quantity and quality that directly concern factory processors and refiners. Sugar Bulletin. 88(12):22-27.
Sustainable production of energycane for bio-energy in the Southeastern US - (Book / Chapter)
Viator, R.P., White Jr, P.M., Richard Jr, E.P. 2011. Sustainable production of energycane for bio-energy in the Southeastern U.S. American Chemical Society Book Series, Sustainability of Sugarcane for Sugar and Bioenergy. 1058:147-161.
Seasonal Variations on Sugarcane Trash Quantity and Quality that Directly Concern Refiners - (Abstract Only) - (12-Jul-10)
Seasonal variations on sugarcane trash quantity and quality that directly concern refiners - (Proceedings)
Eggleston, G., Viator, R.P., Gateuil, A., Jackson, W., Waguespack, Jr., H., White Jr, P.M., Blackwelder, N. 2010. Seasonal variations on sugarcane trash quantity and quality that directly concern refiners. Sugar Industry Technologists Meeting, May 15-19, 2010, Savannah, Georgia. LXIX, No. 993. p. 218-239.
Potential losses of macro and micronutrients by removal of sugarcane post-harvest crop residue - (Abstract Only)
White Jr, P.M., Viator, R.P., Richard Jr, E.P., Eggleston, G. 2010. Potential losses of macro and micronutrients by removal of sugarcane post-harvest crop residue [abstract]. Agronomy Abstracts, Agronomy Society of America, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America International Annual Meeting, October 31 - November 4, 2010, Long Beach, California. 2010 CDROM.
Metolachlor and chlorothalonil dissipation in gypsum-amended soil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White Jr, P.M., Potter, T.L. 2010. Metolachlor and chlorothalonil dissipation in gypsum-amended soil. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, B: Pesticides, Food Contaminants, and Agricultural Wastes. 45(7):728-737.
Fungicide Dissipation and Impact on Metolachlor Aerobic Soil Degradation and Soil Microbial Dynamics - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White Jr, P.M., Potter, T.L., Culbreath, A.K. 2010. Fungicide Dissipation and Impact on Metolachlor Aerobic Soil Degradation and Soil Microbial Dynamics. Science of the Total Environment. 408(6):1393-1402.
Reduction in metolachlor and degradates concentrations in shallow groundwater through cover crop use Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White Jr, P.M., Potter, T.L., Bosch, D.D., Joo, H., Schafer, B., Munoz-Carpena, R. 2009. Reduction in metolachlor and degradates concentrations in shallow groundwater through cover crop use. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 57(20):9658-9667.
Pressurized Liquid Extraction of Soil Microbial Phospholipid and Neutral Lipid Fatty Acids - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White Jr, P.M., Potter, T.L., Strickland, T.C. 2009. Pressurized Liquid Extraction of Soil Microbial Phospholipid and Neutral Lipid Fatty Acids. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 57(16):7171-7177.
Tillage and land-use impacts on soil carbon and nitrogen storage and belowground processes - (Abstract Only)
Mfombep, P., Rice, C.W., Todd, T.C., White Jr, P.M., Wilson, G.T. 2009. Tillage and land-use impacts on soil carbon and nitrogen storage and belowground processes. International Symposium on Soil Organic Matter Dynamics: Land Use, Management and Global Change.
Metolachlor formulation and ground cover effects on cotton and weed growth - greenhouse experiments - (Abstract Only)
Cutts, G.S., Grey, T.L., Webster, T.M., White Jr, P.M., Potter, T.L. 2009. Metolachlor formulation and ground cover effects on cotton and weed growth - greenhouse experiments. Proceedings of Southern Weed Science Society. 62:319.
Tillage Effects on Microbial and Carbon Dynamics During Plant Residue Decomposition - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White Jr, P.M., Rice, C.W. 2009. Tillage Effects on Microbial and Carbon Dynamics During Plant Residue Decomposition. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 73:138-145. doi:10.2136/ssaj2007.0384.
Metolachlor and Tillage Impacts on Microbial Dynamics During a Cotton Growing Season - (Abstract Only)
White Jr, P.M., Potter, T.L., Strickland, T.C. 2008. Metolachlor and Tillage Impacts on Microbial Dynamics During a Cotton Growing Season. American Society of Agronomy Meetings October 5-9, 2008, Madison, Wisconsin. {CD-ROM}.
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