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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Robert Skinner (Howard)

Plant Physiologist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Optimizing ecosystem function by manipulating pasture community composition - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (23-Sep-13)
Narrow-Leaf Plantain (Plantago lanceolata L.) selection for increased freezing tolerance - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (05-Sep-13)
Water, temperature, and defoliation effects on perennial grassland respiration - (Abstract Only) - (03-May-13)
Agronomic and environmental consequences for switchgrass grown on biochar amended soils - (Abstract Only) - (30-Apr-13)
Farm simulation can help adapt dairy production systems to climate change - (Abstract Only) - (25-Apr-13)
Nitrogen fertilization effects on pasture photosynthesis, respiration, and ecosystem carbon content - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H. 2013. Nitrogen fertilization effects on pasture photosynthesis, respiration, and ecosystem carbon content. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 172:35-41.
Respiration partitioning during pasture regrowth - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H. 2013. Respiration partitioning during pasture regrowth. Crop Science. doi: 10.2135/cropsci2012.10.0572.
Understanding growth and development of forage plants - (Proceedings)
Skinner, R.H. 2012. Understanding growth and development of forage plants. In: Pereira, O.G., da Fonseca, D.M., Ribeiro, K.G., Chizzotti, F.H.M., editors. Proceedings 6th Symposium on Strategic Management of Pasture, November 15-17, 2012, Vicosa, Brazil. p. 183-198.
Competition for water among plants: resolving the root system - (Abstract Only)
Camargo, G., Kemanian, A., Goslee, S.C., Skinner, R.H. 2012. Competition for water among plants: resolving the root system. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 204.
Relationship between annual canopy photosynthesis and ecosystem respiration in humid-temperate pastures - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 2012. Relationship between annual canopy photosynthesis and ecosystem respiration in humid-temperate pastures[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 81-15.
Planting native species to control site reinfestation by Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Van Der Grinten, M., Gover, A.E. 2012. Planting native species to control site reinfestation by Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica). Ecological Restoration. 30:192-199.
Does nitrogen fertilization increase pasture carbon sequestration - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 2012. Does nitrogen fertilization increase pasture carbon sequestration [abstract]. Northeast Pasture Consortium Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Environmental impacts of switchgrass management for bioenergy production - (Book / Chapter)
Skinner, R.H., Zegada-Lizarazu, W., Schmidt, J.P. 2012. Environmental impacts of switchgrass management for bioenergy production. In: Monti, A. editor. Switchgrass: a valuable biomass crop for energy. London, United Kingdom: Springer-Verlag. p. 129-152.
Micrometeorological methods for assessing greenhouse gas flux - (Book / Chapter)
Skinner, R.H., Wagner-Riddle, C. 2012. Micrometeorological methods for assessing greenhouse gas flux. In: Liebig, M.A., Franzluebbers, A.J., Follett, R.F., editors. Managing Agricultural Greenhouse Gases: Coordinated Agricultural Research through GRACEnet to Address our Changing Climate. San Diego, CA: Elsevier. p. 367-384.
Quantifying species trait-function relationships for ecosystem management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Comas, L.H., Goslee, S.C., Skinner, R.H., Sanderson, M.A. 2011. Quantifying species trait-function relationships for ecosystem management. Applied Vegetation Science. 14(4):583-595. DOI: 10.1111/j.1654-109x.2011.01136.x.
Nitrogen fertilization increases pasture canopy photosynthesis and ecosystem respiration - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 2011. Nitrogen fertilization increases pasture canopy photosynthesis and ecosystem respiration[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 64481.
Using NDVI to estimate carbon fluxes from small rotationally grazed pastures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Wylie, B.K., Gilmanov, T.G. 2011. Using NDVI to estimate carbon fluxes from small rotationally grazed pastures. Agronomy Journal. 103:972-979.
Planting native species to control site reinfestation by Japanese knotweed (Polygonum cuspidatum) - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Van Der Grinter, M., Gover, A., Simonis, M.W. 2010. Planting native species to control site reinfestation by Japanese knotweed (Polygonum cuspidatum). Eastern Native Grass Symposium. 1.
Quantifying rhizosphere respiration for two cool-season perennial forages - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H. 2011. Quantifying rhizosphere respiration for two cool-season perennial forages. Crop Science. DOI: 10.2135/cropsci2011.03.0155.
Carbon dioxide and water fluxes from switchgrass managed for bioenergy production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Adler, P.R. 2010. Carbon dioxide and water fluxes from switchgrass managed for bioenergy production. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 138:257-264.
Root distribution of temperate forage species subjected to water and nitrogen stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Comas, L.H. 2010. Root distribution of temperate forage species subjected to water and nitrogen stress. Crop Science. 50:2178-2185.
Reestablishing Chicory into Multi-Species Perennial Pastures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Dell, C.J. 2010. Reestablishing Chicory into Multi-Species Perennial Pastures. Forage and Grazinglands. Available: http://www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/fg
Contribution of orchardgrass and white clover roots to total soil respiration - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 2010. Contribution of orchardgrass and white clover roots to total soil respiration. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 1. 2010 CDROM.
Grazing can reduce the environmental impact of dairy production systems Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rotz, C.A., Soder, K.J., Skinner, R.H., Dell, C.J., Kleinman, P.J., Schmidt, J.P., Bryant, R.B. 2009. Grazing can reduce the environmental impact of dairy production systems. Forage and Grazinglands. Available: www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/sub/fg/research/2009/impact/
Evaluation of Native Warm-Season Grass Cultivars for Riparian Zones - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Zobel, R.W., van der Grinten, M., Skaradek, W. 2009. Evaluation of native warm-season grass cultivars for riparian zones. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 64:413-422.
Carbon Sequestration Potential of a Switchgrass Bioenergy Crop Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Adler, P.R. 2009. Carbon sequestration potential of a switchgrass bioenergy crop [abstract]. Agronomy Abstracts. [CD-ROM].
Estimating carbon fluxes on small rotationally grazed pastures - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Wylie, B.K., Gilmanov, T.G. 2009. Estimating carbon fluxes on small rotationally grazed pastures [abstract]. In: American Forage and Grassland Council Conference Proceedings. p. 1. CDROM
Book Review: Ecology of the Shortgrass Steppe - (Review Article)
Skinner, R.H. 2009. Book Review: Ecology of the Shortgrass Steppe. Journal of Environmental Quality. 38:1781.
The environmental impacts of grazing in dairy production - (Abstract Only)
Rotz, C.A., Soder, K.J., Skinner, R.H., Dell, C.J., Kleinman, P.J., Schmidt, J.P., Bryant, R.B. 2009. The environmental impacts of grazing in dairy production. American Forage and Grassland Council Conference Proceedings, June 21-23, 2009, Grand Rapids, MI. 2009 CDROM.
Co2 Sequestration Potential of Switchgrass Managed for Bioenergy Production - (Popular Publication)
Skinner, R.H., Adler, P.R. 2009. CO2 SEQUESTRATION POTENTIAL OF SWITCHGRASS MANAGED FOR BIOENERGY PRODUCTION. Extension Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Carbon Sequestration Potential of Agricultural Systems - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 2009. Carbon Sequestration Potential of Agricultural Systems [abstract]. Northeast Pasture Consortium Abstract. p. 1.
Managing Forage and Grazing Lands for Multiple Ecosystem Services - (Abstract Only)
Sanderson, M.A., Adler, P.R., Goslee, S.C., Soder, K.J., Skinner, R.H., Dell, C.J. 2009. Managing Forage and Grazing Lands for Multiple Ecosystem Services [abstract]. Northeast Pasture Consortium Abstract. p. 1.
Managing forage and grazing lands for multiple ecosystem services - (Book / Chapter)
Sanderson, M.A., Goslee, S.C., Soder, K.J., Skinner, R.H., Adler, P.R. 2009. Managing Forage and Grazing Lands for Multiple Ecosystem Services. In: Franzluebbers, A.J., editor. 2009. Farming with Grass: Achieving Sustainable Mixed Agricultural Landscapes. Ankeny, IA: Soil and Water Conservation Society. p. 82-95.
Comparison of Two Pasture Growth Models of Differing Complexity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Corson, M.S., Rotz, C.A. 2008. Comparison of Two Pasture Growth Models of Differing Complexity. Agricultural Systems. 99:35-43.
Using Remote Sensing and Modeling to Estimate Gross Primary Productivity in Humid-Temperate Pastures - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Gilmanov, T.G., Wylie, B.K. 2008. Using remote sensing and modeling to estimate gross primary productivity in humid-temperate pastures [abstract]. In Plants & Soils: Montreal 2008 Program and Abstracts. p. 71-72.
Performance of Forage Mixtures Constructed to Fulfill Multiple Functional Roles - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Goslee, S.C., Comas, L. 2008. Performance of forage mixtures constructed to fulfill multiple functional roles. Agronomy Abstracts. p. 1 CDROM
Simulating Gross Primary Productivity of Humid-Temperate Pastures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Corson, M.S., Gilmanov, T.G. 2008. Simulating Gross Primary Productivity of Humid-Temperate Pastures. Agronomy Journal. 100:801-807.
High biomass removal limits carbon sequestration potential of mature temperate pastures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H. 2008. High biomass removal limits carbon sequestration potential of mature temperate pastures. Journal of Environmental Quality. 37:1319-1326.
Yield, Root Growth and Soil Water Content of Drought-Stressed Pasture Mixtures Containing Chicory - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H. 2008. Yield, Root Growth and Soil Water Content of Drought-Stressed Pasture Mixtures Containing Chicory. Crop Science. 48:380-388.
Root distribution of temperate forage species subjected to water and nitrogen stress - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Comas, L.H. 2007. Root distribution of temperate forage species subjected to water and nitrogen stress[abstract]. Agronomy Abstracts. Paper No. 271-21. CDROM.
Plant Species Diversity, Ecosystem Function, and Pasture Management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Goslee, S.C., Soder, K.J., Skinner, R.H., Tracy, B.F., Deak, A. 2007. Plant species diversity, ecosystem function, and pasture management - A perspective. Canadian Journal of Plant Science. 87(3):479-487.
Nitrous Oxide and Methane Emissions from Grazed Pasture - (Abstract Only)
Dell, C.J., Skinner, R.H., Adler, P.R., Schmidt, J.P. 2007. Nitrous Oxide and Methane Emissions from Grazed Pasture [abstract]. USDA Symposium on Greenhouse Gases & Carbon Sequestration in Agriculture and Forestry. p.1
Managing Intensively Grazed Pastures - (Other)
Skinner, R.H. 2007. Managing Intensively Grazed Pastures. Northeastern Pasture Consortium Annual Meeting. February 1-2, 2007. State College, PA.
Winter Carbon Fluxes in Humid-Temperate Pastures Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H. 2007. Winter carbon dioxide fluxes in humid-temperate pastures. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 144(1-2):32-43.
Adaptation and Evaluation of the Integrated Farm System Model to Simulate Temperate Multiple-Species Pastures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Corson, M.S., Rotz, C.A., Skinner, R.H., Sanderson, M.A. 2007. Adaptation and evaluation of the integrated farm system model to simulate temperate multiple-species pastures. Agricultural Systems. 94(2):502-508.
High biomass removal limits carbon sequestration potential of mature temperate pastures - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 2007. High biomass removal limits carbon sequestration potential of mature temperate pastures. Fourth Greenhouse Gas Conference: Positioning Agriculture and Forestry to Meet the Challenge of Climate Change. Baltimore, MD. February 6-8, 2007.
Carbon Dioxide Flux During the First Year Following Switchgrass Establishment - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Adler, P.R. 2006. Carbon Dioxide Flux During the First Year Following Switchgrass Establishment. In: Sanderson, M.A., Adler, P., Goslee, S., Ritchie, J., Skinner, H., Soder, K., Proceedings of the Fifth Eastern Native Grass Symposium, October 10-13, 2006, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. p. 56.
Warm-Season Grasses for Riparian Zones - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Van Der Grinten, M., Skaradek, B. 2006. Native Warm-Season Grasses for Riparian Zones. In Sanderson, M. A., Adler, P., Goslee, S., Ritchie, J., Skinner, H., Soder, K., editors. Procedings of the Fifth Eastern Native Grass Symposium, October 10-13, 2006, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. p.273.
Virginia Wildrye Evaluations in Riparian Zones - (Abstract Only)
Sanderson, M.A., Skinner, R.H., Van Der Grinten, M., Skaradek, B. 2006. Virginia Wildrye Evaluations in Riparian Zones. In: Sanderson, M.A., Adler, P., Goslee, S., Ritchie, J., Skinner, H., Soder, K., editors. Proceedings of the Fifth Eastern Native Grass Symposium, October 10-13, 2006, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. p. 271.
Switchgrass Biofuels Research with Native Grasses at the USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit, University Park, Pennsylvania - (Abstract Only)
Sanderson, M.A., Adler, P.R., Skinner, R.H., Dell, C.J. 2006. Biofuels Research with Native Grasses at the USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit, University Park, Pennsylvania. In: Sanderson, M.A., Adler, P., Goslee, S., Ritchie, J., Skinner, H., Soder, K., editors. Proceedings of the Fifth Eastern Native Grass Symposium, October 10-13, 2006, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. p. 8.
Switchgrass for Biofuel, Forage, and Mushrooms - (Abstract Only)
Sanderson, M.A., Adler, P.R., Skinner, R.H., Dell, C.J. 2006. Switchgrass for Biofuel, Forage, and Mushrooms. In: Sanderson, M. A., Adler, P., Goslee, S., Ritchie, J., Skinner, H., Soder, K., editors. Proceedings of the Fifth Eastern Native Grass Symposium, October 10-13, 2006, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. p. 9.
Evaluating Warm-Season Grass Production in Temperate Pastures: a Simulation Approach Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Corson, M.S., Rotz, C.A., Skinner, R.H. 2006. Evaluating warm-season grass production in temperate-region pastures: A simulation approach. Agricultural Systems. 93(1-3):252-268.
Comparison of Two Pasture Growth Models of Differing Complexity Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Corson, M.S. 2006. Comparison of Two Pasture Growth Models of Differing Complexity. Agronomy Abstracts. Paper No. 73-15.
Simulation of Co2 Uptake and Partitioning by the Integrated Farm System Model - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Corson, M.S., Gilmanov, T.G. 2006. Simulation of CO2 uptake and partitioning by the integrated farm system model. American Forage and Grassland Conference Proceedings, March 11-13, 2006, San Antonio, Texas. Vol. 15 CDROM.
On-Farm Comparisons of Co2 Uptake, Aboveground Productivity, Root Growth, and Soil Carbon Dynamics in Simple and Complex Pasture Mixtures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Sanderson, M.A., Tracy, B.F., Dell, C.J. 2006. Above- and Belowground Productivity and Soil Carbon Dynamics of Pasture Mixtures. Agronomy Journal. 98:320-326.
Managing Grassland As a Co2 Sink - (Proceedings)
Morgan, J.A., Baron, V.S., Bradford, J.A., Haferkamp, M.R., Sims, P.L., Skinner, H. 2005. Managing grassland as a co2 sink. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts.
Growth Strategies of Temperate Grassland Species Adapted to Grazing by Large Herbivores Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Comas, L.H., Skinner, R.H. 2005. Growth strategies of temperate grassland species adapted to grazing by large herbivores [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Abstracts. p. 1.
Forage Mixture Productivity and Botanical Composition in Pastures Grazed by Dairy Cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Soder, K.J., Muller, L., Klement, K.D., Skinner, R.H., Goslee, S.C. 2005. Forage mixture productivity and botanical composition in pastures grazed by dairy cattle. Agronomy Journal. 97:1465-1471.
Verification and Application of a Model to Simulate Yield and Quality of Temperate Multiple-Species Pastures - (Abstract Only)
Corson, M.S., Rotz, C.A., Sanderson, M.A., Skinner, R.H. 2005. Verification and application of a model to simulate yield and quality of temperate multiple-species pastures [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. Paper No. A03-Corson135 Poster. CD-ROM file: /techprogram/AM05/P5122.HTM.
Genetic and Environmental Effects on Freezing Tolerance of Narrow-Leaf Plantain - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H. 2005. Cultivar and environmental effects on freezing tolerance of narrow-leaf plantain. Crop Science. 45:2330-2336.
Simulation of Multiple-Species Pastures in Dairy and Beef Production - (Proceedings)
Corson, M.S., Rotz, C.A., Sanderson, M.A., Skinner, R.H. 2005. Simulation of multiple-species pastures in dairy and beef production. American Forage and Grassland Council Conference Proceedings. 14:1-5.
Diverse Forage Mixtures Effect on Herbage Yield, Sward Composition, and Dairy Cattle Performance - (Proceedings)
Sanderson, M.A., Soder, K.J., Brzezinski, N., Goslee, S.C., Skinner, R.H., Wachendorf, M., Taube, F., Muller, L. 2005. Diverse forage mixtures effect on herbage yield, sward composition, and dairy cattle performance. In: Murphy, J. J., editor. Proceedings of a satellite workshop of the 20th International Grasslands Congress. June 26-July 1, 2005, Dublin, Ireland, p. 162.
Carbon Dioxide Storage in Pennsylvania Pastures - (Popular Publication)
Skinner, R.H. 2005. Carbon dioxide storage in pennsylvania pastures. Project Grass. 1:14.
Management Effects on Carbon Dioxide Exchange over Northeastern Pastures - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 2005. Management effects on carbon dioxide exchange over northeastern pastures[abstract]. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Carbon Sequestration Symposium. p. 220.
Emergence and Survival of Pasture Species Sown in Monocultures Or Mixtures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H. 2005. Emergence and survival of pasture species sown in monocultures or mixtures. Agronomy Journal. 97:799-805.
Dormant Season Carbon Fluxes in Humid-Temperate Pastures - (Proceedings)
Skinner, R.H. 2005. Dormant season carbon fluxes in humid-temperate pastures. International Grasslands Congress. 20:592
Modification of the Spur Rangeland Model to Simulate Species Composition and Pasture Productivity in Humid Temperate Regions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Corson, M.S., Rotz, C.A., Skinner, R.H. 2005. Modification of the SPUR rangeland model to simulate species composition and pasture productivity in humid temperate regions. Agricultural Systems. 87:169-191.
Eastern Bottlebrush Grass Evaluated As a Potential Native Cool-Season Forage in the Northeast - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Skinner, R.H., Van Der Griten, M., Kujawski, J. 2004. Eastern bottlebrush grass yield, persistence, and nutritive value in the Northeastern USA. Crop Science. 44:2193-2198.
Using Biodiversity to Improve Pastures - (Popular Publication)
Comas, L.H., Skinner, R.H., Goslee, S.C. 2004. Using biodiversity to improve pastures. Lancaster Farming. September 11, 2004:E13
Defining Plants by Their Effects on Ecosystem Functions - (Proceedings)
Comas, L.H., Goslee, S.C., Skinner, R.H., Sanderson, M.A. 2004. Defining plants functional types by their potential effects on ecosystem properties. Proceeding of the Ecology Society of America, August 1-6, 2004, Portland, Oregon p. 102.
Hydraulic Lift in Humid-Temperate Pasture Systems - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 2004. Hydraulic lift in humid-temperate pasture systems[abstract]. Agronomy Abstracts. Paper No. 3667.
Simulation of Warm-Season Grass Pastures in Whole-Farm Systems - (Abstract Only)
Corson, M.S., Rotz, C.A., Sanderson, M.A., Skinner, R.H. 2004. Simulation of warm-season grass pastures in whole-farm systems [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. Paper No. A03-corson139-poster.
Nutritive Value of Virginia Wildrye, a Cool-Season Grass Native to the Northeast Usa - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Skinner, R.H., Van Der Grinten, M., Kujawski, J. 2004. Nutritive value of Virginia wildrye, a cool-season grass native to the Northeast USA. Crop Science. 44:1385-1390.
On-Farm Comparisons of Carbon Uptake and Partitioning to Roots in Simple and Complex Pasture Mixtures - (Proceedings)
Skinner, R.H., Sanderson, M.A., Tracy, B.F. 2004. On-farm comparisons of carbon uptake and partitioning to roots in simple and complex pasture mixtures. American Forage and Grassland Council Conference Proceedings. 13. [CD-ROM].
Defining Plant Functional Types by Their Potential Effects on Ecosystem Properties - (Proceedings)
Comas, L.H., Goslee, S.C., Skinner, R.H., Sanderson, M.A. 2004. Defining plant functional types by their potential effects on ecosystem properties. Ecological Society of America Proceedings. August 1-6, 2004, Portland Oregan. p. 102.
Defining Plant Functional Types by Their Potential Effects on Ecosystem Properties - (Proceedings)
Comas, L.H., Skinner, R.H., Goslee, S.C., Sanderson, M.A. 2004. Defining plant functional types by their potential effects on ecosystem properties [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Abstracts. p. 102. 2004 CDROM.
Chapter 4: Growth and Development of Forage Plants - (Book / Chapter)
Skinner, R.H., Moore, K. 2007. Chapter 4: Growth and Development of Forage Plants. In: Barnes, R. F.,Moore, K. J., Nelson, C. J. , Collins, M. editors. Forages, Volume 2: The Science of Grassland Agriculture. Sixth Edition. Ames, Iowa: Blackwell Publishing. p. 53-66.
Growth, Water Relations and Nutritive Value of Pasture Species Mixtures under Moisture Stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Gustine, D.L., Sanderson, M.A. 2004. Growth, water relations and nutritive value of pasture species mixtures under moisture stress. Crop Science. 44:1361-1369.
Plant Species Diversity Influences on Forage Production and Performance of Dairy Cows on Pasture - (Proceedings)
Sanderson, M.A., Soder, K.J., Brezezinski, N., Muller, L.D., Skinner, R.H., Wachendorf, M., Taube, F., Goslee, S.C. 2004. Plant species diversity influences on forage production and performance of dairy cows on pasture. Grassland Science in Europe. 9:1-4.
Plant Species Diversity and Management of Temperate Forage and Grazing Lands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Skinner, R.H., Barker, D.J., Edwards, G.R., Tracy, B.F., Wedin, D.A. 2004. Plant species diversity and management of temperate forage and grazing lands. Crop Science. 44(4):1132-1144
Assessment and Monitoring of Grazing Lands in the Northeast United States - (Proceedings)
Sanderson, M.A., Goslee, S.C., Bryant, R.B., Skinner, R.H. 2003. Assessment and monitoring of grazing lands in the northeast united states. Proceedings of the National Conference on Grazing Lands. p. 76-83.
Virginia Wildrye Evaluated As a Potential Native Cool-Season Forage Grass in the Northeast Usa - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Skinner, R.H., Kujawski, J., Van Der Griten, M. 2004. Virginia wildrye evaluated as a potential native cool-season forage grass in the Northeast USA. Crop Science. 44(4):1385-1390.
Aerenchyma Development in Native Warm-Season Grass Cultivars for Esstablishing Buffers Along Grazing Land Riparian Corridors - (Abstract Only)
Zobel, R.W., Skinner, R.H., Skaradek, W. 2004. Aerenchyma development in native warm-season grass cultivars for esstablishing buffers along grazing land riparian corridors. Proceedings of the National Conference on Grazing Lands [CD-ROM].
Virginia Wildrye and Eastern Bottlebrush Grass As Potential Native Cool-Season Forage Grasses in the Northeast Usa - (Proceedings)
Sanderson, M.A., Skinner, R.H., Kujawski, J., Vandergrinten, M. 2004. Virginia wildrye and eastern bottlebrush grass as potential native cool-season forage grasses in the northeast usa. Eastern Native Grass Symposium. 3:285-289.
Establishment, Production, and Management of Switchgrass for Biomass Feedstock in the Northeastern U.S. - (Proceedings)
Sanderson, M.A., Adler, P.R., Skinner, R.H., Dell, C.J., Curran, B. 2004. Establishment, production, and management of switchgrass for biomass feedstock in the northeastern u.s.. Eastern Native Grass Symposium. 3:92-97.
Quantifying Genetic Variance in Developing, Stressed White Clover Populations - (Abstract Only)
GUSTINE, D.L., SKINNER, R.H. QUANTIFYING GENETIC VARIANCE IN DEVELOPING, STRESSED WHITE CLOVER POPULATIONS. AGRONOMY ABSTRACTS. 2003.
Adapting a Rangeland Model to Predict Pasture Composition and Growth in Temperate Climates - (Abstract Only)
Corson, M.S., Rotz, C.A., Skinner, R.H. 2003. Adapting a rangeland model to predict pasture composition and growth in temperate climates [abstract]. Agronomy Abstracts. Paper No. C06-corson372710-poster. 2003 CDROM.
Growth of Pasture Mixtures under Moisture Stress - (Popular Publication)
Skinner, R.H., Gustine, D.L., Sanderson, M.A. 2004. Growth of pasture mixtures under moisture stress. Pennsylvania Forage and Grassland News. 14(3)p. 3.
Using Plant Morphology, Physiology, and Stress Response to Define Plant Functional Groups in Pasture Systems - (Abstract Only)
Comas, L.H., Skinner, R.H., Sanderson, M.A. 2003. Using plant morphology, physiology, and stress response to define plant functional groups in pasture systems [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Proceedings. CDROM.
Simulating Seasonal Species Composition and Growth Dynamics in Grass/legume Pastures - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Corson, M.S., Rotz, C.A., Sanderson, M.A. 2003. Simulating seasonal species composition and growth dynamics in grass/legume pastures [abstract]. Agronomy Abstracts. Paper No. A03-skinner116181-poster. 2003 CDROM.
Aerenchyma Development in Native Warm-Season Grass Cultivars - (Proceedings)
Skinner, R.H., Zobel, R.W., Skaradek, W. 2004. Aerenchyma development in native warm-season grass cultivars. Proceedings of the 3rd. Eastern Native Grass Symposium. p. 48-52.
Is It Worth Managing for Plant Species Diversity in Temperate Grazing Lands? - (Abstract Only)
Sanderson, M.A., Soder, K.J., Goslee, S.C., Skinner, R.H., Gustine, D.L., Comas, L.H., Adler, P.R. 2003. Is it worth managing for plant species diversity in temperate grazing lands? [abstract]. Soil and Water Conservation Society Proceedings. p. 17.
Environmental Impacts on Sesquiterpene Lactone Composition of Forage Chicory - (Proceedings)
FOSTER, J.G., BELESKY, D.P., ZOBEL, R.W., CLAPHAM, W.M., ALLOUSH, G.A., LABREVEUX, M.E., HALL, M.E., SANDERSON, M.A., SKINNER, R.H. ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS ON SESQUITERPENE LACTONE COMPOSITION OF FORAGE CHICORY. AMERICAN FORAGE AND GRASSLAND COUNCIL PROCEEDINGS. 2003. v. 12. p. 288-292.
Quantifying Genetic Variance in Developing, Stressed White Clover Populations - (Abstract Only)
Gustine, D.L., Skinner, R.H. 2002. Quantifying genetic variance in developing, stressed white clover populations. ASA-CSSA-SSSA. Paper No. C02-gustine102549-poster. 2002 CDROM.
Growth and Complexity of White Clover Stolons in Response to Biotic and Abiotic Stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Byers, R.A., Skinner, R.H., Elwinger, G.F. 2003. Growth and complexity of white clover stolons in response to biotic and abiotic stress. Crop Science. 43:2197-2205.
Photosynthetic Carbon Uptake and below Ground Partitioning in Temperate Pastures - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Sanderson, M.A., Dell, C.J. 2002. Photosynthetic carbon uptake and below ground partitioning in temperate pastures [abstract]. USDA Symposium on Natural Resource Management to Offset Greenhouse Gas Emissions. p. 195.
Morphological and Physiological Interactions in Diverse Plant Communities - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Comas, L.H., Gustine, D.L. 2002. Morphological and physiological interactions in diverse plant communities [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. Paper No. C06-skinner075552-oral. 2002 CDROM.
Water Stress on Puna Chicory and Lancelot Plantain - Morphological and Physiological Effects - (Abstract Only)
LABREVEUX, M., SKINNER, R.H., HALL, M., SANDERSON, M.A. WATER STRESS ON PUNA CHICORY AND LANCELOT PLANTAIN - MORPHOLOGICAL AND PHYSIOLOGICAL EFFECTS. AGRONOMY ABSTRACTS. CD-ROM. 2002.
Elymus Virginicus and Hystrix Patula As Potential Native Cool-Season Forage Grasses in the Northeast Usa - (Abstract Only)
SANDERSON, M.A., SKINNER, R.H., KUJAWSKI, J., VANDERGRINTEN, M. ELYMUS VIRGINICUS AND HYSTRIX PATULA AS POTENTIAL NATIVE COOL-SEASON FORAGE GRASSES IN THE NORTHEAST USA. 2002. AGRONOMY ABSTRACTS. Paper No. C06-sanderson074446-poster. 2002 CDROM.
Aerenchyma Development in Native Warm-Season Grass Cultivars - (Abstract Only)
SKINNER, R.H., ZOBEL, R.W., SKARADEK, W. AERENCHYMA DEVELOPMENT IN NATIVE WARM-SEASON GRASS CULTIVARS. MEETING ABSTRACT. 2002.
Freezing Tolerance of Chicory and Narrow-Leaf Plantain - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
SKINNER, R.H., GUSTINE, D.L. FREEZING TOLERANCE OF CHICORY AND NARROW-LEAF PLANTAIN. CROP SCIENCE. 2002. v. 42 p. 2038-2043.
Freezing Tolerance of Pasture Species Growing in Diverse Mixtures - (Abstract Only)
SKINNER, R.H., GUSTINE, D.L. FREEZING TOLERANCE OF PASTURE SPECIES GROWING IN DIVERSE MIXTURES. AGRONOMY ABSTRACTS. 2001. CD-ROM.
Seedling Development and Field Performance of Prairiegrass, Grazing Bromegrass, and Orchardgrass - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Skinner, R.H., Elwinger, G. 2002. Seedling development and field performance of prairiegrass, grazing bromegrass, and orchardgrass. Crop Science. 42(1):224-230.
Changes in Plant Species Composition of Northeastern Grazinglands During the 20th Century - (Proceedings)
Sanderson, M.A., Tracy, B.F., Skinner, R.H., Gustine, D.L., Byers, R.A. 2000. Changes in plant species composition of northeastern grazinglands during the 20th century. Proceedings of the National Conference on Grazing Lands.365-373.
Nitrogen and Co2 Affect Regrowth and Biomass Partitioning Differently in Forages of Three Functional Groups - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morgan, J.A., Skinner, R.H., Hanson, J.D. 2001. Nitrogen and CO2 affect regrowth and biomass partitioning differently in forages of three functional groups. Crop Science 41(1):78-86.
Grassland Ecology for Sustainable Forage-Livestock Production Systems in the Northeast - (Abstract Only)
Sanderson, M.A., Gustine, D.L., Byers, R.A., Skinner, R.H., Tracy, B.F. 1999. Grassland ecology for sustainable forage-livestock production systems in the Northeast[abstract]. International Botanical Congress. p. 551.
Seedling Competition During Multi-Species Pasture Establishment - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 1999. Seedling competition during multi-species pasture establishment[abstract]. Agronomy Abstracts. p. 88.
Root Distribution Following Spatial Separation of Water and Nitrogen Supply in Furrow Irrigated Corn - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (16-Dec-97)
Effects of Water and Nitrogen Placement on Corn Root Distribution and Nitrate Leaching - (Proceedings) - (15-Jun-96)
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