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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Production Management Research For Horticultural Crops in the Gulf South

Location: Southern Horticultural Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Improving yield and berry quality for zygomorphic blooms of blueberry: the role of the plant growth regulators, gibberellic acid and coconut oil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sampson, B.J., Marshall-Shaw, D.A., Stringer, S.J., Sakhanokho, H.F., Werle, C.T., Spiers, J.M. 2014. Improving yield and berry quality for zygomorphic blooms of blueberry: the role of the plant growth regulators, gibberellic acid and coconut oil. Scientia Horticulturae. 173:1-14.
Carbon isotope ratios document that the elytra of western corn rootworm reflects adult versus larval feeding and later instar larvae prefer Bt corn to alternate hosts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hiltpold, I., Adamczyk Jr, J.J., Higdon, M.L., Clark, T.L., Hibbard, B.E. 2014. Carbon isotope ratios document that the elytra of western corn rootworm reflects adult versus larval feeding and later instar larvae prefer Bt corn to alternate hosts. Environmental Entomology. 43(3):840-848.
Native bees and other pollinators - (Abstract Only)
(02-Jan-14)
Two novel Phytophthora species from an ornamental plant nursery pond in Mississippi - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yang, X., Copes, W.E., Hong, C. 2014. Two novel Phytophthora species from an ornamental plant nursery pond in Mississippi. FEMS Microbiology Letters. 118:72-82.
Limited fungicide applications affect foliar and fruit disease severity and phytochemical content of muscadine grape (Vitis rotundifolia Michx.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, B.J. 2013. Limited fungicide applications affect foliar and fruit disease severity and phytochemical content of muscadine grape (Vitis rotundifolia Michx.). Pharmaceutical Crops. 4:21-37.
Cutting type affects rooting percentage of asexually propagated Sparkleberry (Vaccinium arboreum) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bowerman, J.R., Spiers, J.D., Blythe, E.K., Coneva, E.D., Tilt, K.M., Marshall, D.A. 2013. Cutting type affects rooting percentage of asexually propagated Sparkleberry (Vaccinium arboreum). Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 31(4):253-258.
‘Ebony Embers’, ‘Ebony Fire’, ‘Ebony Flame’, ‘Ebony Glow’ and ‘Ebony and Ivory’ Five New Dark-leaved Crape Myrtles - (Proceedings)
(25-Sep-13)
Fungicide timing rules to prevent azalea web blight damage - (Trade Journal)
(01-Jul-13)
Phytophthora mississippiae sp. nov., a new species recovered from irrigation reservoirs at a plant nursery in Mississippi     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yang, X., Copes, W.E., Hong, C. 2013. Phytophthora mississippiae sp. nov., a new species recovered from irrigation reservoirs at a plant nursery in Mississippi. Journal of Plant Pathology & Microbiology. 4:180 doi:10.4172/2157.7471 1000180.
Cherry Fruitworm, an emerging pest of Mississippi blueberries - (Other)
Werle, C.T., Stafne, E., Sampson, B.J., Adamczyk Jr, J.J. 2013. Cherry Fruitworm, an emerging pest of Mississippi blueberries. Mississippi Fruit and Nut Blog. (2)3:2-4.
Fungicide timing rules to prevent azalea web blight damage - (Trade Journal)
Copes, W.E. 2013. Fungicide timing rules to prevent azalea web blight damage. Louisiana Nursery and Landscape Association. Spring 9-11.
Laboratory evaluations of Lepidopteran-active soybean seed treatments on survivorship of fall armyworm (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae) larvae - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thrash, B., Adamczyk Jr, J.J., Lorenz, G., Scott, A.W., Armstrong, J.S., Pfannenstiel, R.S. 2013. Laboratory evaluations of Lepidopteran-active soybean seed treatments on survivorship of fall armyworm (Lepidoptera:Noctuidae) larvae. Florida Entomologist. 96(3)724-728.
Spread potential of binucleate Rhizoctonia from propagation floors to trays containing stem cuttings - (Abstract Only)
Copes, W.E. 2013. Spread potential of binucleate Rhizoctonia from propagation floors to trays containing stem cuttings. Phytopathology. 103(Suppl.2):30. http://apsjournals.apsnet.org/doi/pdf/10.1094/PHYTO-103-6-S2.1
Screening strawberry (Fragria x ananassa) germplasm for anthracnose disease resistance using traditional techniques and molecular makers - (Abstract Only)
Miller Butler, M.A., Curry, K.J., Kreiser, B., Smith, B.J. 2013. Screening strawberry (Fragria x ananassa) germplasm for anthracnose disease resistance using traditional techniques and molecular makers. Phytopathology. 103(Supp.2):97.http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PHYTO-103-6-S2.1
Fungicide timing rules to prevent azalea web blight damage - (Trade Journal)
Copes, W.E. 2013. Fungicide timing rules to prevent azalea web blight damage. Mississippi Nursery and Landscape Association. Spring:9-11.
Fungicide applications affect fruit diseases and quality of muscadine grape (Vitis rotundifolia Michx.) - (Abstract Only)
Smith, B.J. 2013. Fungicide applications affect fruit diseases and quality of muscadine grape (Vitis rotundifolia Michx.). American Phytopathology Society. 103:S2.135-136.
Genetic and fitness costs of raising wild pollinators in captivity: interaction among species, subspecies and populations of orchard bees - (Abstract Only)
(27-Jan-13)
Genetic and Fitness Costs of Raising Wild Pollinators in Captivity: Interaction among Species, Subspecies and Populations of orchard Bees Osmia ribifloris and Osmia lignaria (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(27-Jan-13)
The brown marmorated stink bug: pest of Mississippi blueberries? - (Trade Journal)
Adamczyk Jr, J.J., Sampson, B.J., Werle, C.T. 2013. The brown marmorated stink bug: pest of Mississippi blueberries?. Mississippi Vaccinium Journal. 2:8-10.
Wood degradation in the digestive tract of the Formosan subterranean termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arquette, T., Lawrence, A., Sampson, B.J., Rodriguez, J. 2013. Wood degradation in the digestive tract of the Formosan subterranean termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Journal of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences. 58:178-182.
Chapter 21. chlorine dioxide - (Book / Chapter)
Copes, W.E., Chastagner, G., Benoit, B. 2014. Chapter 21. chlorine dioxide. American Phytopathological Society. pgs. 251-265.
Chapter 24. emerging technologies for irrigation water treatment - (Book / Chapter)
Elmer, W.H., Buck, J., Ahonsi, M.0., Copes, W.E. 2014. Chapter 24. emerging technologies for irrigation water treatment. American Phytopathological Society Press. pps. 289-301.
Processed eucalyptus trees as a substrate component for greenhouse crop production - (Proceedings)
(22-Oct-12)
Biology and efficacy of Aprostocetus (Eulophidae: hymenoptera) as a parasitoid of the blueberry gall midge complex: Dasineura oxycoccana Johnson and Prodiplosis vaccinii (Felt) (Diptera: cecidomyiidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sampson, B.J., Roubos, C.R., Stringer, S.J., Marshall, D.A., Liburd, O.E. 2013. Biology and efficacy of Aprostocetus (Eulophidae: hymenoptera) as a parasitoid of the blueberry gall midge complex: Dasineura oxycoccana Johnson and Prodiplosis vaccinii (Felt) (Diptera: cecidomyiidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 106:73-79.
Blueberry floral attributes that enhance the pollinations efficiency of an oligolectic bee, osmia ribifloris cockerell (megachilidae:apoidea) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sampson, B.J., Stringer, S.J., Marshall, D.A. 2013. Blueberry floral attributes that enhance the pollinations efficiency of an oligolectic bee, osmia ribifloris cockerell (megachilidae:apoidea). HortScience. 48(2):136-142.
Mummy berry disease - (Abstract Only)
(10-Oct-12)
Timing of fungicide sprays to prevent azalea web blight symptoms - (Abstract Only)
(24-Sep-12)
Exobasidium leaf and fruit spot - (Trade Journal)
Smith, B.J. 2012. Exobasidium leaf and fruit spot. Trade Journal Publication. 1(3):10-12.
Evaluation of fruit rot disease resistance in muscadine grapes (Vitis rotundifolia Michx) - (Abstract Only)
Xu, X., Lu, J., Smith, B.J., Ren, Z., Bradley, F. 2012. Evaluation of fruit rot disease resistance in muscadine grapes (Vitis rotundifolia Michx). HortScience. 47(9):S386.
Visual and electronic comparisons of detached strawberry leaves inoculated with two Colletotrichum species - (Abstract Only)
Miller Butler, M.A., Curry, K.J., Kreiser, B.R., Smith, B.J. 2012. Visual and electronic comparisons of detached strawberry leaves inoculated with two Colletotrichum species. Phytopathology. 102:S2.8.
Spotted wing drosophila: a new invasive pest of Mississippi berries - (Trade Journal)
Sampson, B.J., Adamczyk Jr, J.J., Stafne, E., Stringer, S.J., Marshall, D.A. 2012. Spotted wing drosophila: a new invasive pest of Mississippi berries. Trade Journal Publication. 3:5-11.
Timing of fungicides in relation to calendar date, weather, and disease thresholds to control Rhizoctonia web blight on container-grown azalea     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Copes, W.E., Hagan, A., Olive, J. 2012. Timing of fungicides in relation to calendar date, weather, and disease thresholds to control Rhizoctonia web blight on container-grown azalea. Crop Protection Journal. 42:273-280.
Rhizoctonia damping off stem canker and root rot - (Book / Chapter)
Copes, W.E., Benson, M.D. 2014. Rhizoctonia damping off stem canker and root rot. American Phytopathological Society Press. pps 14-15.
Rhizoctonia web blight - (Book / Chapter)
Copes, W.E., Benson, M.D. 2014. Rhizoctonia web blight. American Phytopathological Society Press. pps 15-19.
Botryosphaeria stem blight of southern blueberries: effect of temperature on infection and lesion development - (Abstract Only)
Smith, B.J., Miller Butler, M.A. 2012. Botryosphaeria stem blight of southern blueberries: effect of temperature on infection and lesion development. Phytopathology. 102:S4.111.
Timing of fungicide sprays to prevent azalea web blight symptoms - (Proceedings)
Copes, W.E., Hagan, A., Olive, J. 2012. Timing of fungicide sprays to prevent azalea web blight symptoms. International Plant Propagators Proceedings. 61.
Cutting propagation of azaleas using hot water treatments to control pathogens - (Proceedings)
Copes, W.E., Blythe, E. 2013. Cutting propagation of azaleas using hot water treatments to control pathogens. International Plant Propagators Proceedings. 61:231-236.
Response of azalea cuttings to leaf damage and leaf removal - (Proceedings)
Copes, W.E., Blythe, E. 2012. Response of azalea cuttings to leaf damage and leaf removal. Southern Nursery Association Research Conference. 57:287-290.
Creating a community of practice for blueberries - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hummel, N., Attaway, D., Coneva, E., Braswell, J., Cline, W., Marshall, D.A., Ferrin, D., Machtmes, K., Roy, H. 2012. Creating a community of practice for blueberries. International Journal of Fruit Science. 12:1-3, 350-359.
Stilbene, ellagic acid, flavonol, and phenolic content of muscadine grape (Vitis rotundifolia) cultivars - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marshall, D.A., Stringer, S.J., Spiers, J.D. 2012. Stilbene, ellagic acid, flavonol, and phenolic content of muscadine grape (Vitis rotundifolia) cultivars. Pharmaceutical Crops. 3:69-77.
Maronutrient distribution in 'Tifblue' rabbiteye blueberry - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spiers, J., Marshall, D.A. 2012. Maronutrient distribution in 'Tifblue' rabbiteye blueberry. International Journal of Fruit Science. 12:1-3,48-53.
Propagating azalea stem cuttings free of binculeate Rhizoctonia spp - (Abstract Only)
Copes, W.E., Blythe, E.K. 2012. Propagating azalea stem cuttings free of binculeate Rhizoctonia spp. National IPM Symposium. 7:89.
Comparison of visual and electronic evaluations of detached strawberry leaves inoculated with colletotrichum species - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller Butler, M.A., Curry, K.J., Kreiser, B.R., Smith, B.J. 2012. Comparison of visual and electronic evaluations of detached strawberry leaves inoculated with colletotrichum species. International Journal of Fruit Science. 13:114-125.
Strawberry anthracnose: progress toward control through science - (Review Article)
Smith, B.J. 2012. Strawberry anthracnose: progress toward control through science. International Journal of Fruit Science. 13:91-102.
A microtiter assay shows effectivness of fungicides for control of Colletotrichum spp from strawberry - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, B.J., Wedge, D.E., Pace, P.F. 2012. A microtiter assay shows effectivness of fungicides for control of Colletotrichum spp from strawberry. International Journal of Fruit Science. 13:1-2, 205-216.
Factors affecting early seedling development in whole pine tree substrates - (Proceedings)
(11-Dec-11)
Performance of persimmon (Diospyros kaki) culitvars in southern Mississippi - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marshall, D.A., Edwards Jr, N.C., Spiers, J.M., Stringer, S.J., Spiers, J.D. 2011. Performance of persimmon (Diospyros kaki) culitvars in southern Mississippi. International Journal of Fruit Science. 11:4.
Assessing phytotoxicity in fresh and aged whole pine tree substrates - (Proceedings)
(01-Oct-11)
Milled Paulownia tomentosa as a substrate component in greenhouse annual production - (Proceedings)
(01-Oct-11)
Determining the suitability of alternative greenhouse/nursery substrates - (Abstract Only)
Witcher, A.L., Blythe, E., Fain, G.B., Curry, K.J., Pounders Jr, C.T. 2011. Determining the suitability of alternative greenhouse/nursery substrates. Annual Horticulture Field Day Proceedings. 38:23.
Nitrogen form affects pH and EC of whole pine tree substrate and growth of petunia - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Witcher, A.L., Fain, G.B., Blythe, E.K., Pounders Jr, C.T. 2011. Nitrogen form affects pH and EC of whole pine tree substrate and growth of petunia. Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 29:213-219.
Diversity abundance and seasonality of ambrosia beetles (Coleoptera: curculionida) in Southern Mississippi - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Werle, C.T., Sampson, B.J., Oliver, J.B. 2012. Diversity abundance and seasonality of ambrosia beetles (Coleoptera: curculionida) in Southern Mississippi. Midsouth Entomologist. 5:1-5.
Screening and characterization of eleven novel microsatellite markers from Viburnum dilatatum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dean, D., Wadl, P.A., Trigiano, R., Wang, X., Klingeman, W., Ownley, B.H., Rinehart, T.A., Scheffler, B.E. 2011. Screening and characterization of eleven novel microsatellite markers from Viburnum dilatatum. HortScience. 46(11):1456-1459.
Efficiacy of bumble bee disseminated biological control agents for control of Botrytis Blossom blight of Rabbiteye Blueberry - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, B.J., Sampson, B.J., Walter, M. 2012. Efficiacy of bumble bee disseminated biologica control agents for control of Botrytis Blossom blight of Rabbiteye Blueberry. International Journal of Fruit Science. 12:156–168, DOI: 10.1080/15538362.2011.619359.
Survival of southern highbush blueberry cultivars in Phytophthora Root Rot Infested fields in South Mississippi - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, B.J. 2012. Survival of southern highbush blueberry cultivars in Phytophthora Root Rot Infested fields in South Mississippi. International Journal of Fruit Science. 12:146–155. DOI: 10.1080/15538362.2011.619361.
Growth sensitivity of Corynespora cassiicola to Thiophanate-methyl, Iprodione, and Fludioxonil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clark, J.S., Blythe, E.K., Copes, W.E., Windham, A.S., Bost, S.C., Windham, M.T. 2011. Growth sensitivity of Corynespora cassiicola to Thiophanate-methyl, Iprodione, and Fludioxonil. Plant Health Progress. doi:10.1094/PHP-2011-0926-03-RS.
A new method for insect pest monitoring at the nursery - (Proceedings)
Sampson, B.J., Werle, C.T. 2011. A new method for insect pest monitoring at the nursery. Southern Nursery Association Research Conference. 56:92-96.
Transcriptome sequencing of Hydrangea macrophylla a non-model woody plant and specialty crop - (Abstract Only)
Rinehart, T.A., Reed, S.M., Scheffler, B.E. 2011. Transcriptome sequencing of Hydrangea macrophylla a non-model woody plant and specialty crop. Botanical Society of America Abstracts. vol 1 pg 92.
Seasonal prevalence of species of binculeate rhizoctonia fungi in growing medium, leaf litter, and stems of container-grown azalea - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Copes, W.E., Rodriquez-Carres, M., Toda, T., Rinehart, T.A., Cubeta, M.A. 2011. Seasonal prevalence of species of binculeate rhizoctonia fungi in growing medium, leaf litter, and stems of container-grown azalea. Plant Disease. 95:705-711.
Genomic resources for valuable woody ornamental landscape plants such as hydrangea macrophylla - (Abstract Only)
Rinehart, T.A., Reed, S.M., Scheffler, B.E. 2011. Genomic resources for valuable woody ornamental landscape plants such as hydrangea macrophylla. Plant and Animal Genome VX Conference Abstracts. W396.
Usefulness of fire ant genetics in insecticide efficacy trials - (Proceedings)
Rinehart, T.A., Oliver, J. 2011. Usefulness of fire ant genetics in insecticide efficacy trials. Southern Nursery Association Research Conference. 56:104-108.
Advances in molecular breeding of flowering dogwood (Cornus florida L.) - (Abstract Only)
Wadhl, P.A., Xingwang, X., Saxton, A.M., Rinehart, T.A., Scheffler, B.E., Pantalone, V.R., Trigiano, R.N. 2011. Advances in molecular breeding of flowering dogwood (Cornus florida L.). Plant and Animal Genome Conference. W397.
An overview of extention "all about blueberries" website - (Abstract Only)
Attaway, D., Hummel, N., Coneva, E.D., Braswell, J., Cline, W.O., Marshall, D.A., Ferrin, D.M., Machtmes, K. 2011. An overview of extention "all about blueberries" website. HortScience. 46(9):S20.
Propagation of Vaccinium arboreum for use as a rootstock for commercial blueberries - (Abstract Only)
Bowerman, J.R., Spiers, J.D., Coneva, E.D., Tilt, K., Blythe, E.K., Marshall, D.A. 2011. Propagation of Vaccinium arboreum for use as a rootstock for commercial blueberries. HortScience. 46(9):S297.
Direct seed germination methods for assessing phytotoxicity of alternative substrates - (Proceedings)
Witcher, A.L., Blythe, E., Fain, G., Curry, K., Spiers, J.M. 2011. Direct seed germination methods for assessing phytotoxicity of alternative substrates. Southern Nursery Association Research Conference. 56:397-402.
Performance of persimmon (Diospyros kaki) cultivars in southern Mississippi - (Abstract Only)
Marshall, D.A., Edwards Jr, N.C., Spiers, J., Stringer, S.J. 2011. Performance of persimmon (Diospyros kaki) cultivars in southern Mississippi. American Society of Horticulture Science Meeting. 11:4, 386-392.
Phytotoxic evaluation of whole pine tree substrates - (Abstract Only)
Witcher, A.L., Curry, K.J., Blythe, E.K., Fain, G.B., Spiers, J.M. 2011. Phytotoxic evaluation of whole pine tree substrates. Journal of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences. 56:31.
Rooting response of azalea cultivars to hot water treatment used for pathogen conrol - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Copes, W.E., Blythe, E. 2011. Rooting response of azalea cultivars to hot water treatment used for pathogen conrol. HortScience. 46:52-56.
Rooting Rose Cuttings in Whole Pine Tree Substrates - (Proceedings)
Witcher, A.L., Blythe, E.K., Fain, G.B., Curry, K.J., Spiers, J.M. 2011. Rooting Rose Cuttings in Whole Pine Tree Substrates. International Plant Propagators Proceedings. 60:277-279.
Substrate and fertilizer rate comparison for commercial ornamental ginger production - (Proceedings)
Witcher, A.L., Sakhanokho, H.F., Blythe, E.K., Fain, G.B., Spiers, J.M. 2010. Substrate and fertilizer rate comparison for commercial ornamental ginger production. Extension Publications. 37:3.
Evaluation of Yardlong Bean as a Potential New Crop for Southern Growers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coker, C.E., Ely, R.M., Freeman, T.E. 2010. Evaluation of Yardlong Bean as a Potential New Crop for Southern Growers. HortTechnology, October-December. 17(4):592-594.
Maximizing adhesion of auxin solutions to stem cuttings using sodium cellulose glycolate - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blythe, E.K., Sibley, J.L. 2010. Maximizing adhesion of auxin solutions to stem cuttings using sodium cellulose glycolate. HortScience. 45(10):1507-1509.
Effects of Organic and Inorganic Fertilizers on Marigold Growth and Flowering - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bi, G., Evans, W.B., Witcher, A.L., Spiers, J.M. 2010. Effects of Organic and Inorganic Fertilizers on Marigold Growth and Flowering. HortScience. 45:1373-1377.
Inheritance of red foliage in flowering dogwood (Cornus florida L.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wadl, P., Wang, X., Pantalone, V., Trigiano, R. 2010. Inheritance of red foliage in flowering dogwood (Cornus florida L.). Euphytica. 176(1):99-104. DOI: 10.1007/s10681-0100219-7.
Chemical and Hot Water Treatments to Eliminate Rhizoctonia From Azalea Stem Cuttings: Failures and Successes - (Proceedings)
Copes, W.E., Blythe, E. 2010. Chemical and Hot Water Treatments to Eliminate Rhizoctonia From Azalea Stem Cuttings: Failures and Successes. International Plant Propagators Proceedings. 59:562-565.
Ornamental and Vegetable Production in the Gulf South - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coker, C.E., Knight, P.R., Anderson, J.M. 2010. Ornamental and Vegetable Production in the Gulf South. HortTechnology. July-September. 15(3):690-693.
Consumer Survery of Garden Chrysanthemums in Mississippi - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Posadas, B.C., Coker, C.H., Fain, G., Knight, P., Coker, R.Y. 2010. Consumer Survery of Garden Chrysanthemums in Mississippi. HortTechnology. July-September. 16(3):539-543.
Rooting Response of Azalea Cultivars Using Hot Water Treatments to Control Pathogens - (Proceedings)
Copes, W.E., Blythe, E. 2010. Rooting Response of Azalea Cultivars Using Hot Water Treatments to Control Pathogens. Southern Nursery Association Research Conference. 55:319-322.
Morphology, courtship & mating of a mixed bilateral gynander of Osmia ribifloris biedermannii Michener (Hymenoptera: megachilidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sampson, B.J., Cane, J.H., Kirker, G.T. 2010. Morphology, courtship & mating of a mixed bilateral gynander of Osmia ribifloris biedermannii Michener (Hymenoptera: megachilidae). Journal of Kansas Entomological Society. 83(4):347-351.
Rhizoctonia web blight development on container-grown azalea in relation to time and environmental factors - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Copes, W.E., Scherm, H. 2010. Rhizoctonia web blight development on container-grown azalea in relation to time and environmental factors. Plant Disease. 94:891-897.
Cage-Fighting Bees: Can Aggressive Competition Increase Pollination Efficacy for an Oligolectic Native Bee? - (Abstract Only)
Werle, C.T., Sampson, B.J. 2010. Cage-Fighting Bees: Can aggressive competition increase pollination efficacy for an oligolectic native bee ?. Ecological Society of America (ESA) pg. 57.
Aprostocetus xiphopunctus Sampson nov. sp. (Hymenoptera: Eulophidea): A new natural ememy of a gall midge complex (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) - (Abstract Only)
Sampson, B.J., Werle, C.T. 2010. Aprostocetus xiphopunctus Sampson nov. sp. (Hymenoptera: Eulophidea): A new natural ememy of a gall midge complex (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae). Ecological Society of America (ESA).
Cutting Propagation of Two Perennial Species in While Pine Tree Substrates - (Abstract Only)
Witcher, A.L., Blythe, E.K., Fain, G.B., Curry, K., Spiers, J.M. 2010. Cutting Propagation of Two Perennial Species in While Pine Tree Substrates. HortScience. 45:493.
Viable Alternative Substrate Components for Use in Nursery and Greenhouse Production - (Proceedings)
Witcher, A.L., Fain, G.B., Blythe, E.K., Spiers, J.M. 2010. Viable Alternative Substrate Components for Use in Nursery and Greenhouse Production. Meeting Proceedings. 26:57-59.
Evaluation of the Antimicrobial Capacity and Active Compounds of Extracts from Different Sections of Various Muscadine Cultivars - (Abstract Only)
Chen, W., Kim, T., Marshall, D.A., Stringer, S.J., Matta, F., Silva, J. 2010. Evaluation of the Antimicrobial Capacity and Active Compounds of Extracts from Different Sections of Various Muscadine Cultivars. Mississippi Academy of Sciences Proceedings. Weiwei Chen1, Taejo Kim1, Donna Marshall2, Stephen Stringer2, Frank Matta1, Juan Silva1, 2010. Journal of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences. 55(1):38.
Response of Rabbiteye Blueberries to Chemical Thinning Agents - (Abstract Only)
Matta, F., Cartagena, J., Spiers, J.M. 2010. Response of Rabbiteye Blueberries to Chemical Thinning Agents. Mississippi Academy of Sciences Proceedings. 55(1):32-33.
Development of the "All about Blueberries" Extension Community of Practice (CoP) SCRI Proposal - (Abstract Only)
Hummel, N.A., Coneva, E.D., Braswell, J.H., Cline, W.O., Marshall, D.A., Ferrin, D.M., Machtmes, K.L., Roy, H.J. 2010. Development of the "All about Blueberries" Extension Community of Practice (CoP) SCRI Proposal. HortScience 45(4):491.
Botryosphaeria Cane Canker - (Book / Chapter)
(18-Nov-09)
Rhizoctonia web blight on azalea     Reprint Icon - (Trade Journal)
Copes, W.E. 2010. Rhizoctonia web blight on azalea. Mississippi Nursery and Landscape Association, winter 2010, pg 8,23.
Tracking Water Absorption in Split Susceptible Blueberries - (Abstract Only)
Marshall, D.A., Curry, K.J., Spiers, J.M. 2010. Tracking Water Absorption in Split Susceptible Blueberries. HortScience 45(4):496-497.
Blueberry Fruit Development and Splitting - (Abstract Only)
Witcher, C., Curry, K.J., Marshall, D.A., Spiers, J.M. 2010. Blueberry Fruit Development and Splitting. HortScience 45(4):496.
Azalea Web Blight Control: Fungicide Timing in the Nursery and Hot Water Treatment of Stem Cuttings - (Proceedings)
Copes, W.E., Hagan, A., Olive, J., Blythe, E. 2009. Azalea Web Blight Control: Fungicide Timing in the Nursery and Hot Water Treatment of Stem Cuttings. Extension Publications. 36:11.
Stem Cutting Propagation in Whole Pine Tree Substrates - (Proceedings)
Witcher, A.L., Blythe, E.K., Fain, G.B., Curry, K.J., Spiers, J.M. 2010. Stem Cutting Propagation in Whole Pine Tree Substrates. Plant Propagators Society Proceedings. 59:594-598.
Identification of Natural Animicrobial Substances in Red Muscadine Juice against Cranonbacter sakazakii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kim, T.J., Weng, W.L., Silva, J.L., Yung, Y.S., Marshall, D.A. 2010. Identification of Natural Animicrobial Substances in Red Muscadine Juice against Cranonbacter sakazakii. Journal of Food Science 75(3) M150-M154.
Water Uptake Threshold of Rabbiteye (Vaccunium ashei) Blueberries and its Influence on Fruit Splitting - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marshall, D.A., Spiers, J.M., Curry, K.J. 2009. Water Uptake Threshold of Rabbiteye (Vaccunium ashei) Blueberries and its Influence on Fruit Splitting. HortScience. 44(7):1-3 pgs 2035-2037.
Rosette (Double Blossom) - (Book / Chapter)
(18-Aug-09)
Greenhouse and Field Evaluation of the Natural Saponin CAY-1, for Control of Several Strawberry Diseases - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Abril, M., Curry, K.J., Smith, B.J., De Lucca Ii, A.J., Boue, S.M., Wedge, D.E. 2009. Greenhouse and Field Evaluation of the Natural Saponin CAY-1, for Control of Several Strawberry Diseases. International Journal of Fruit Science. 9:3,211-220.
USDA-ARS Quartlerly News - (Trade Journal)
(02-Jul-09)
Genetic Diversity Within and Between Nursery Populations of Paria Fragariae Species Complex and Implications for Insecticide Resistance - (Abstract Only)
Sampson, B.J., Kirker, G.T., Rinehart, T.A. 2009. Genetic Diversity Within and Between Nursery Populations of Paria Fragariae Species Complex and Implications for Insecticide Resistance. HortScience. 44(4):1009.
Southern Horticultural Lab Update - (Trade Journal)
Kirker, G.T. 2009. Southern Horticultural Lab Update. Mississippi Nursery and Landscape Association pg.1-2.
Botryosphaeria Stem Blight of Southern Blueberries: Cultivar Susceptibility and Effect of Chemical Treatments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, B.J. 2009. Botryosphaeria Stem Blight of Southern Blueberries: Cultivar Susceptibility and Effect of Chemical Treatments. Acta Horticulturae 810:385-394.
Nitrogen Fertilizer Affects the Severity of Anthracnose Crown Rot Disease of Greenhouse Grown Strawberries - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, B.J. 2009. Nitrogen Fertilizer Affects the Severity of Anthracnose Crown Rot Disease of Greenhouse Grown Strawberries. Online. Plant Health Progress. doi:10.1094/PHP-2009-0609-01-RS.
Seasonal presence of Rhizoctonia species in container-grown azalea     Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
Copes, W.E., Cubeta, M.A., Toda, T., Rinehart, T.A. 2009. Seasonal presence of Rhizoctonia species in container-grown azalea. Southern Nursery Association Research Conference. 54:66-68.
Chemical and Hot Water Treatments to Control Rhizoctonia on Infected Azalea Stem Cuttings     Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
Copes, W.E., Blythe, E. 2009. Chemical and Hot Water Treatments to Control Rhizoctonia on Infected Azalea Stem Cuttings. Southern Nursery Association Research Conference 54:63-65.
Strawberry Anthracnose: Cultural Control Options - (Proceedings)
Smith, B.J. 2009. Strawberry Anthracnose: Cultural Control Options. North American Strawberry Conference Proceedings pgs. 160-173.
A Whole Pine Tree Substrate for Rooting Stem Cuttings of Ornamental Crops - (Abstract Only)
Witcher, A.L., Curry, K.J., Blythe, E.K., Fain, G.B., Spiers, J.M. 2009. A Whole Pine Tree Substrate for Rooting Stem Cuttings of Ornamental Crops. Journal of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences pg. 29.
The Effect of Nitrogen Form on pH and Petunia Growth in a WholeTree Substrate - (Proceedings)
Witcher, A.L., Fain, G.B., Blythe, E.K., Spiers, J.M. 2009. The Effect of Nitrogen Form on pH and Petunia Growth in a WholeTree Substrate. Southern Nursery Association Research Conference vol.54:428-433.
Resistant Cultivars Offer "Built-In" Resistance from Azalea Lace Bugs - (Trade Journal)
Kirker, G.T. 2008. Resistant Cultivars Offer "Built-In" Resistance from Azalea Lace Bugs. The Azalean vol 31, number1 pgs 4-7.
Boston Fern Prodcution in Whole Pine Tree Substrates - (Abstract Only)
Witcher, A.L., Fain, G.B., Spiers, J.M. 2009. Boston Fern Prodcution in Whole Pine Tree Substrates. HortScience 44(3):578.
Mist Interval and Hormone Concentration Influence Rooting of Florida and Piedmont Azalea - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, P.R., Coker, C.E., Anderson, J.M., Murchison, D.S., Watson, C. 2005. Mist Interval and Hormone Concentration Influence Rooting of Florida and Piedmont Azalea. Native Plant Journal. Summer. 2005:111-115.
Effects of Hydrogen Cyanamide Application Rates and Timing on Fruit and Foliage of 'Climax' Rabbiteye Blueberry - (Proceedings)
Stringer, S.J., Spiers, J.M., Braswell, J., Marshall, D.A. 2002. Effects of Hydrogen Cyanamide Application Rates and Timing on Fruit and Foliage of 'Climax' Rabbiteye Blueberry. Acta Horticulturae (ISHS). 574:245-251.
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