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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: SUSTAINABLE CROPPING SYSTEMS FOR IRRIGATED SPECIALTY CROPS AND BIOFUELS Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Respiratory activity of ‘Chelan’, ‘Bing’ and ‘Selah’ sweet cherries in relation to fruit traits at green, white-pink, red and mahogany ripening stages - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(11-Jul-13)
Oxygen amendment on growth and nitrogen-use efficiency of flooded Italian Basil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, G., Li, Y., Migliaccio, K., Olczyk, T., Alva, A.K. 2013. Oxygen amendment on growth and nitrogen-use efficiency of flooded Italian Basil. International Journal of Vegetable Science. 19:217-227.
Pig manure vermicompost (PMVC) can improve phytoremediation of Cd and PAHs co-contaminated soil by Sedum alfredii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, K., Zhang, J., Zhu, Z., Huang, H., Li, T., He, Z., Yang, X., Alva, A.K. 2013. Pig manure vermicompost (PMVC) can improve phytoremediation of Cd and PAHs co-contaminated soil by Sedum alfredii. Journal of Soils and Sediments. 12:1089-1099.
Phosphorous uptake by potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) from biochar amended with anaerobic digested dairy manure effluent - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Collins, H.P., Porter, L., Streubel, J., Chaves-Cordoba, B. 2013. Phosphorous uptake by potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) from biochar amended with anaerobic digested dairy manure effluent. Agronomy Journal. 105:989-998.
Phytoextraction of metals and rhizoremediation of PAHs in co-contaminated soil by co-planting of Sedum alfredii with ryegrass (Lolium perenne) or castor (Ricinus communis) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, K., Huang, H., Zhu, Z., Li, T., He, Z., Yang, X., Alva, A.K. 2013. Phytoextraction of metals and rhizoremediation of PAHs in co-contaminated soil by co-planting of Sedum alfredii with ryegrass (Lolium perenne) or castor (Ricinus communis). International Journal of Phytoremediation. 15:283-298.
Aminopyralid residue impacts on potatoes and weeds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Seefeldt, S., Boydston, R.A., Kaspari, P.N., Zhang, M., Carr, E. 2013. Aminopyralid residue impacts on potatoes and weeds. American Journal of Potato Research. 90:239-244.
Bioremediation of Cd-DDT co-contaminated soil using the Cd-hyperaccumulator Sedum alfredii and DDT-degrading microbes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhu, Z., Yang, X., Wang, K., Huang, H., Zhang, X., Fang, H., Li, T., Alva, A.K., He, Z. 2012. Bioremediation of Cd-DDT co-contaminated soil using the Cd-hyperaccumulator Sedum alfredii and DDT-degrading microbes. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 235:144-151.
Role of polyamines and phospholipase D in maize (Zea mays L.) response to drought stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
An, Z., Li, C., Zhang, L., Alva, A.K. 2012. Role of polyamines and phospholipase D in maize (Zea mays L.) response to drought stress. South African Journal of Botany. 83:145-150.
Response of jatropha on a clay soil to different concentrations of micronutrients - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
El-Kader, A., Hussein, M., Alva, A.K. 2012. Response of jatropha on a clay soil to different concentrations of micronutrients. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 3:1376-1381.
Field evaluation of mint mutant and hybrid lines for resistance to Verticillium wilt and yield - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Johnson, D., Baker, R., Boydston, R.A. 2012. Field evaluation of mint mutant and hybrid lines for resistance to Verticillium wilt and yield. Crop Protection. 43:1-6.
Response of direct-seeded dry bulb onion to simulated glyphosate drift with variable rates and application timings - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Felix, J., Boydston, R.A., Burke, I. 2012. Response of direct-seeded dry bulb onion to simulated glyphosate drift with variable rates and application timings. Weed Technology. 26:747-756.
Preemergence herbicides forpotential use in potato (Solanum tuberosum) production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Boydston, R.A., Felix, J., Al-Khatib, K. 2012. Preemergence herbicides forpotential use in potato (Solanum tuberosum) production. Weed Technology. 26:731-739.
Response of selected soil microbial populations and activities to land conversion - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cochran, R.L., Collins, H.P., Alva, A.K. 2013. Response of selected soil microbial populations and activities to land conversion. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 44:1976-1991.
Pepper plants growth, yield, photosynthetic pigments, and total phenols as affected by foliar application of potassium under different salinity irrigation water - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hussien, M.M., El-Faham, S.Y., Alva, A.K. 2012. Pepper plants growth, yield, photosynthetic pigments, and total phenols as affected by foliar application of potassium under different salinity irrigation water. Agricultural Sciences. 3;241-248.
Interactive effects of Cd and PAHs on contaminants removal from co-contaminated soil planted with hyperaccumulator plant Sedum alfredii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, K., Zhu, Z., Haung, H., Li, T., He, Z., Yang, X., Alva, A.K. 2012. Interactive effects of Cd and PAHs on contaminants removal from co-contaminated soil planted with hyperaccumulator plant Sedum alfredii. Journal of Soils and Sediments. 12:556-564.
Water and nitrogen management effects on biomass accumulation and partitioning in two potato cultivars - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alva, A.K., Ren, H., Moore, A.D. 2012. Water and nitrogen management effects on biomass accumulation and partitioning in two potato cultivars. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 3:164-170.
Effects of nitrogen fertilization and soil inoculation of sulfur oxidizing or nitrogen fixing bacteria on onion plant growth and yield - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Awad, M., Abd El-Kader, A.A., Attia, M., Alva, A.K. 2011. Effects of nitrogen fertilization and soil inoculation of sulfur oxidizing or nitrogen fixing bacteria on onion plant growth and yield. International Journal of Agronomy. DOI: 10.1155/2011/316856.
Greenhouse gas emissions from an irrigated silt loam soil amended with anaerobic digested dairy manure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Collins, H.P., Streubel, J., Alva, A.K., Frear, C., Chen, S., Fransen, S.F., Kruger, C., Granatstein, D. 2011. Greenhouse gas emissions from an irrigated silt loam soil amended with anaerobic digested dairy manure. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 75:2206-2216.
Improving peppermint essential oil yield and composition by metabolic engineering - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lange, B., Mahmoud, S., Wildung, M., Turner, G., Davis, I., Baker, R., Boydston, R.A., Croteau, R. 2011. Improving peppermint essential oil yield and composition by metabolic engineering. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 41:16944-16949.
Impact of deficit irrigation on tuber yield and quality of potato cultivars - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alva, A.K., Moore, A.D., Collins, H.P. 2012. Impact of deficit irrigation on tuber yield and quality of potato cultivars. Journal of Crop Improvement. 26:211-227.
A rapid technique for prediction of nutrient release from controlled release fertilizers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, S.S., Alva, A.K., Li, Y.C., Zhang, M. 2011. A rapid technique for prediction of nutrient release from controlled release fertilizers. Open Journal of Soil Science. 1:40-44.
High retention of N P nutrients, soil organic carbon, and fine particles by cover crops under tropical climate - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, Q., Li, Y., Klassen, W., Alva, A.K. 2011. High retention of N P nutrients, soil organic carbon, and fine particles by cover crops under tropical climate. Agronomy for Sustainable Development. 32:781-790.
High retention of N P nutrients, soil organic carbon, and fine particles by cover crops under tropical climate - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, Q., Li, Y.C., Klassen, W., Alva, A.K. 2011. High retention of N P nutrients, soil organic carbon, and fine particles by cover crops under tropical climate. Agronomy for Sustainable Development. DOI: 10.1007/S13593-011-0054-9.
Potato (Solanum tuberosum) response to simulated glyphosate drift - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Felix, J., Boydston, R.A. 2011. Potato (Solanum tuberosum) response to simulated glyphosate drift. Weed Technology. 25:637-644.
Release of nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium during the decomposition of apple (Malus domestica) leaf litter under different fertilization regimes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Han, M.Y., Zhang, L.X., Fan, C.H., Liu, L.H., Zhang, L.S., Li, B.Z., Alva, A.K. 2011. Release of nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium during the decomposition of apple (Malus domestica) leaf litter under different fertilization regimes. Soil Science and Plant Nutrition (SSPN). 57:549-557. DOI: 10.1080/00380768.211.593481.
Influence of Biochar on Soil pH, Water Holding Capacity, Nitrogen and Carbon Dynamics - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Streubel, J.D., Collins, H.P., Garcia-Perez, M., Tarara, J.M., Granatstein, D., Kruger, C.E. 2011. Influence of Biochar on Soil pH, Water Holding Capacity, Nitrogen and Carbon Dynamics. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 75: 1402-1413.
Onion and weed response to mustard (Sinapis alba) seed meal - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Boydston, R.A., Morra, M.J., Borek, V., Clayton, L., Vaughn, S.F. 2011. Onion and weed response to mustard (Sinapis alba) seed meal. Weed Science. 59:546-552.
Biochar produced from anaerobically-digested fiber reduces phosphorus in dairy lagoons - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Streubel, J.D., Collins, H.P., Tarara, J.M., Cochran, R.L. 2012. Biochar produced from anaerobically-digested fiber reduces phosphorus in dairy lagoons. Journal of Environmental Quality. 41:1166-1174.
Increasing the sink: agricultural management and soil carbon dynamics: western U.S. croplands. In: Liebig, M., Franzluebbers, A., and Follet, R., editors. Managing agricultural greenhouse gasses. 1st edition. Waltham, MA - (Book / Chapter)
Collins, H.P., Mikha, M.M., Brown, T.T., Smith, J.L., Huggins, D.R., Sainju, U.M. 2012. Increasing the sink: agricultural management and soil carbon dynamics: western U.S. croplands. In: Liebig, M., Franzluebbers, A., and Follet, R., editors. Managing agricultural greenhouse gasses. 1st edition. Waltham, MA. Elsevier. p. 59-78.
Improving nutrient-use efficiency in Chinese potato production - experiences from the USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alva, A.K., Fan, M., Qing, C., Rosen, C., Ren, H. 2011. Improving Nutrient-use Efficiency in Chinese Potato Production - Experiences From the USA. Journal of Crop Improvement. 25:46-85.
Response of four sweet corn hybrids to weed management level. - (Abstract Only)
Boydston, R.A., Williams, M. 2011. Response of four sweet corn hybrids to weed management level.. Western Society of Weed Science Meeting Proceedings. (145). http://wssaabstracts.com/public/6/proceedings.html#pres145.
Effective use patterns for HPPD herbicides in non-transgenic conservation tillage sweet corn. - (Abstract Only)
Peachey, R.E., Boydston, R.A. 2011. Effective use patterns for HPPD herbicides in non-transgenic conservation tillage sweet corn.. Western Society of Weed Science Meeting Proceedings. (89). http://wssaabstracts.com/public/6/proceedings.html#pres89.
Rye and vetch management for no-till snap bean production. - (Abstract Only)
Boydston, R.A., Williams, M. 2011. Rye and vetch management for no-till snap bean production.. Weed Science Society of America Meeting Abstracts. Paper #145. http://www.wssa.net/Meetings/WSSAAbstracts/abstractsearch.php.
Cropping systems to improve carbon sequesteration for mitigation of climate change - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, Q., Li, Y., Alva, A.K. 2010. Cropping Systems to Improve Carbon Sequesteration for Mitigation of Climate Change. Journal of Environmental Protection. 1:207-215.
Herbicide Resistant Weed Management - (Popular Publication)
Boydston, R.A. 2010. Herbicide Resistant Weed Management. Potato Progress. Vol. X, No. 10, pg. 1-3.
Managing weeds in potato rotations without herbicides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Boydston, R.A. 2010. Managing Weeds in Potato Rotations without Herbicides. American Journal of Potato Research. 87:420-427.
Sorghum response to foliar application of phosphorus and potassium with saline water irrigation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hussein, M.M., Abd El-Kader, A.A., Kady, K.A., Youssef, R.A., Alva, A.K. 2010. Sorghum Response to Foliar Application of Phosphorus and Potassium with Saline Water Irrigation. Journal of Crop Improvement. 24:324-336.
Evaluation of imazosulfuron for yellow nutsedge (cyperus esculentus) and broadleaf weed control in potato - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Felix, J., Boydston, R.A. 2010. Evaluation of Imazosulfuron for Yellow Nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus) and Broadleaf Weed Control in Potato. Weed Technology. 24:4 471-477.
Effects of temperature and soil type on ammonia volatilization from slow-release nitrogen fertilizers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fan, X.H., Li, Y.C., Alva, A.K. 2011. Effects of Temperature and Soil Type on Ammonia Volatilization from Slow-Release Nitrogen Fertilizers. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 42:10, 1111-1122.
Response of three switchgrass (Panicum Virgatum) cultivars to mesotrione, quinclorac, and pendimethalin - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Boydston, R.A., Collins, H.P., Fransen, S. 2010. Response of Three Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum) Cultivars to Mesotrione, Quinclorac, and Pendimethalin. Weed Technology. 24:336-341.
Growing Cover Crops Improve Biomass Accumulation and Carbon Sequestration: A Phytotron Study - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, Q., Li, Y., Alva, A.K. 2010. Growing Cover Crops Improve Biomass Accumulation and Carbon Sequestration: A Phytotron Study. Journal of Environmental Protection. 1: 73-84.
Use of Biochar to sequester nutrients from dairy manure lagoons - (Abstract Only)
(12-Apr-10)
Assessment of climate change impact on Eastern Washington agriculture     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stockle, C.O., Nelson, R.L., Higgins, S., Brunner, J., Grove, G., Boydston, R.A., Whiting, M., Kruger, C. 2010. Assessment of climate change impact on Eastern Washington agriculture. Climatic Change. Available: http://www.springerlink.com/content/q844862577u49121/fulltext.pdf.
Weed hosts Globodera pallida from Idaho - (Research Notes)
Boydston, R.A., Mojtahedi, H., Bates, C., Zemetra, R., Brown, C.R., Anderson, T.L. 2010. Weed hosts Globodera pallida from Idaho. Plant Disease. 94(7):918
Effect of Flue Gas Desulfurization Waste on Corn Plants - (Proceedings)
Ebanks, S., Paramasivam, S., Alva, A.K., Sajwan, K. 2010. Effect of Flue Gas Desulfurization Waste on Corn Plants. International Soil Science Congress Proceedings.
Potato Response to Tillage and Nitrogen Management - (Proceedings)
Alva, A.K., Collins, H.P., Boydston, R.A. 2010. Potato Response to Tillage and Nitrogen Management. International Soil Science Congress Proceedings.
Techniques to Enhancing Sustainable Nutrient and Irrigation Management for Potatoes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alva, A.K. 2010. Techniques to Enhancing Sustainable Nutrient and Irrigation Management for Potatoes. Journal of Crop Improvement. 24:281-297.
Managing puncturevine in alfalfa hay and along field edges - (Proceedings)
Boydston, R.A. 2010. Managing puncturevine in alfalfa hay and along field edges. Washington State Hay Growers Association 2010 Conference. Jan. 13-14, Kennewick, WA, pp.45-47.
Alfalfa and weed response to alternatives to burning and new herbicides - (Proceedings)
Walsh, D., Boydston, R.A. 2010. Alfalfa and weed response to alternatives to burning and new herbicides. Proc. 2010 Western Alfalfa Seed Growers Assoc.Winter Seed Conference. Las Vegas, NV. Pp. 55-88. Available http://ipm.wsu.edu/field/pdf/SeedSchoolReport2008_2009.pdf
Response of Ranger Russet potato to simulated glyphosate drift     Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Felix, J., R. Boydston, P. Hutchinson, I. Burke. 2010. Response of Ranger Russet potato to simulated glyphosate drift. Combined meeting of the Society for Range Management and Weed Science Society of America, Denver, CO. 2010. Paper #O-42. 2010.
Onion and weed response to mustard (Sinapis alba) seed meal     Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Boydston, R. A. 2010. Onion and weed response to mustard (Sinapis alba) seed meal. Combined meeting of the Society for Range Management and Weed Science Society of America, Denver, CO. 2010. Paper # PA-40.
Weed and Onion Response to multiple Applications of Goal Tender beginning at the 1-Leaf Stage of Onion - (Proceedings)
Boydston, R.A. 2009. Weed and Onion Response to multiple Applications of Goal Tender beginning at the 1-Leaf Stage of Onion. Proc. Pacific Northwest Vegetable Assoc. Conference, Kennewick, WA. Available http://www.pnva.org/files/files/Onionoxyflourfen09-RickBo.pdf
Puncturevine seed response to postemergence herbicides - (Abstract Only)
Boydston, R.A. 2009. Puncturevine seed response to postemergence herbicides. Washington State Weed Conference Proceedings. pp. 20.
Use of Biochar from the Pyrolysis of Waste Organic Material as a Soil Amendment - (Other)
(30-Aug-09)
Performance of solid-state sensors for continuous, real-time measurement of soil CO2 concentrations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Young, S.L., Pierce, F.J., Streubel, J.D., Collins, H.P. 2009. Performance of solid-state sensors for continuous, real-time measurement of soil CO2 concentrations. Agronomy Journal. 101:1417-1420.
Use of Biochar from the Pyrolysis of Waste Organic Material as a Soil Amendment - (Abstract Only)
(03-Aug-09)
Efficient Use of Plant Nutrients by Cereal Crops via Optimizing Soil Conditions - (Proceedings)
Liu, G., Li, Y., Alva, A.K. 2009. Efficient Use of Plant Nutrients by Cereal Crops via Optimizing Soil Conditions. International Plant Nutrition Colloquium. University of California. http://repositories.cdlib.org/ipnc/xvi/1272.
A Rapid Test for Prediction of Nutrient Release from Controlled Release Fertilizers - (Abstract Only)
Wang, S.S., Alva, A.K., Li, Y.C. 2009. A Rapid Test for Prediction of Nutrient Release from Controlled Release Fertilizers. American Society of Agronomy, Soil Science Society of America, Crop Science Society of America - Annual Meetings, Pittsburgh, PA. Nov. 1-5, 2009. Program Abstract.
Biomass Accumulation and Partitioning in Two Potato Cultivars as Influenced by Irrigation and Nitrogen Management - (Abstract Only)
Alva, A.K., Ren, H., Boge, W.L., Collins, H.P., Boydston, R.A. 2009. Biomass Accumulation and Partitioning in Two Potato Cultivars as Influenced by Irrigation and Nitrogen Management. American Society of Agronomy, Soil Science Society of America, Crop Science Society of America - Annual Meetings, Pittsburgh, PA. Nov. 1-5, 2009. Program Abstract.
Precision Fertigation for Specialty Crops - (Abstract Only)
Alva, A.K. 2009. Precision Fertigation for Specialty Crops. American Society of Agronomy, Soil Science Society of America, Crop Science Society of America - Annual Meetings, Pittsburgh, PA. Nov. 1-5, 2009. Program Abstract.
Impact of Sustained Deficit Irrigation on Spearmint as a Water-Saving Technique - (Proceedings)
Okwany, R., Peters, T.R., Ringer, K.L., Walsh, D., Boydston, R.A. 2010. Impact of Sustained Deficit Irrigation on Spearmint as a Water-Saving Technique. International Soil and Water Conservation Conference.
Ammonia Volatilization Loss from Surface Applied Livestock Manure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Paramasivam, S., Jayaraman, K., Wilson, T.C., Alva, A.K., Kelson, L., Jones, L.B. 2009. Ammonia Volatilization Loss from Surface Applied Livestock Manure. Journal of Environmental Science and Health. 44: 317-324.
Weed control without herbicides - (Abstract Only)
Boydston, R.A. 2009. Weed control without herbicides. Potato Association of America Abstracts. #3. Fredericton, NB, Canada. 2009. http://www.paa2009.org/dwn/Abstracts_2009_for_website.pdf
Enhancing nitrogen use efficiency of cereal crops by optimizing temperature, moisture, balanced nutrients, and oxygen bioavailability - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, G., Li, Y., Alva, A.K., Porterfield, D.M., Dunlop, J. 2012. Enhancing nitrogen use efficiency of cereal crops by optimizing temperature, moisture, balanced nutrients, and oxygen bioavailability. Journal of Plant Nutrition. 35:428-441.
Use of Biochar from the Pyrolysis of Woody and Herbaceous Organic Matter as Soil Amendments - (Abstract Only)
(30-Apr-09)
Thistrol Herbicide Registered in Mint - (Popular Publication)
Boydston, R.A. 2009. Thistrol Herbicide Registered in Mint. Washington Mint Drops. Washington Mint Growers Association. Pg 2. Spring 2009.
Utilization of Re-processed Anaerobically Digested Fiber from Dairy Manure as a Container Media Substrate - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Macconnell, C.B., Collins, H.P. 2009. Utilization of Re-processed Anaerobically Digested Fiber from Dairy Manure as a Container Media Substrate. Acta Horticulturae. 819: 279-286.
Managing Herbicide Drift and Early Results of Simulated Glyphosate Drift to Potato Study - (Proceedings)
Boydston, R.A. 2009. Managing Herbicide Drift and Early Results of Simulated Glyphosate Drift to Potato Study. Proc. 48th Washington State Potato Conference 1-4. 2009.
Mineralization of nitrogen from biofuel byproducts and animal manures amended to a sandy soil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moore, A.D., Alva, A.K., Collins, H.P., Boydston, R.A. 2010. Mineralization of nitrogen from biofuel byproducts and animal manures amended to a sandy soil. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 41:1315-1326.
Hairy nightshade is an alternative host of Spongospora subterranea, the potato powdery scab pathogen - (Proceedings)
Nitzan, N., Boydston, R.A., Batchelor, D., Crosslin, J., Hamlin, L., Brown, C.R. 2009. Hairy nightshade is an alternative host of Spongospora subterranea, the potato powdery scab pathogen. Proceedings Washington State Potato Conference. Proc. 48th Washington State Potato Conference 103-112.
Hairy Nightshade is an Alternative Host of Spongospora subterranea, the Potato Powdery Scab Pathogen - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nitzan, N., Boydston, R.A., Batchelor, D., Crosslin, J., Hamlin, L., Brown, C.R. 2009. Hairy Nightshade is an Alternative Host of Spongospora subterranea, the Potato Powdery Scab Pathogen. American Journal of Potato Research. 86:297-303. DOI 10.1007/s12230-009-9083-1
Importance of Real-Time, Continuous Monitoring of Soil Profile Water Content to Improve Potato Irrigation - (Proceedings)
Alva, A.K., Moore, A.D. 2010. Importance of Real-Time, Continuous Monitoring of Soil Profile Water Content to Improve Potato Irrigation. International Symposium on Soil Water Measurement Using Capacitance Impedance and Time Domain Transmission.
Shannon Entropy of Ammonia Volatilization from Fertilized Agricultural Soils - (Book / Chapter)
Liu, G.D., Li, Y.C., Alva, A.K. 2009. Shannon Entropy of Ammonia Volatilization from Fertilized Agricultural Soils. In: Castalonge, O.W. editor. Agricultural Systems: Economics, Technology and Diversity. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. p. 53-65.
Nitrogen Management for Irrigated Potato Production under Different Tillage - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alva, A.K., Collins, H.P., Boydston, R.A. 2009. Nitrogen Management for Irrigated Potato Production under Different Tillage. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 73:1-8.
Alfalfa forage and seed crop tolerance to flumioxazin - (Abstract Only)
Boydston, R.A. 2009. Alfalfa forage and seed crop tolerance to flumioxazin. WSSA Abstracts, 2009 Meeting of WSSA. Abstract #509. 2009. http://www.wssa.net/Meetings/WSSAAbstracts/abstractsearch.php
Potato Nitrogen and Water Management - (Proceedings)
Alva, A.K., Collins, H.P., Boydston, R.A. 2008. Potato Nitrogen and Water Management. International Symposium on Plant Nutrient Management Under Stress Conditions. Nov. 24-27, 2008. Cairo, Egypt. Pp. 329-333.
Weed management research in alfalfa seed production in Washington state     Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
Boydston, R.A. 2008. Weed management research in alfalfa seed production in Washington state. 2008 Calif. Alfalfa and Forage Symposium and Western Seed Conference, San Diego, CA UC Cooperative Extension, Plant Sciences Department, University of California, Davis, CA 95616. On CD and http://alfalfa.ucdavis.edu.
Weed control strategies for sweet corn - (Abstract Only)
Boydston, R.A. 2008. Weed control strategies for sweet corn. Washington State Weed Conference. Conference Abstracts. Page 20.
Reduced Tillage in an Irrigated Potato Rotation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(29-Sep-08)
Weed Research in Mint - (Research Notes)
Boydston, R.A. 2008. Weed Research in Mint. 2007 Research Reports – Mint Industry Research Council. Las Vegas, NV, 23 pp, January 2008.
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