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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Ecology, Management and Environmental Impact of Weedy and Invasive Plant Species in a Changing Climate

Location: Global Change and Photosynthesis Research Unit

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

Ridge tillage concentrates potentially mineralizable soil N in the crop row, facilitating maize N uptake - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(22-Sep-14)
Vegetative dispersal of perennial bioenergy crops as a potential invasion route - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(10-Jun-14)
Investment in seed physical defence is associated with species' light requirement for regeneration and seed persistence: evidence from Macaranga species in Borneo - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tiansawat, P., Davis, A.S., Berhow, M.A., Zalamea, P., Dalling, J.W. 2014. Investment in seed physical defence is associated with species' light requirement for regeneration and seed persistence: evidence from Macaranga species in Borneo. PLoS One. 9(6):e99691.
A bioenergy feedstock/vegetable double-cropping system - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, M. 2014. A bioenergy feedstock/vegetable double-cropping system. Industrial Crops and Products. 59:223-227.
Detecting nitrous oxide reductase (nosZ) genes in soil metagenomes: method development and implications for the nitrogen cycle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Orellana, L.H., Rodriguez-R, L.M., Higgins, S., Chee-Sanford, J.C., Sanford, R.A., Ritalahti, K.M., Loeffler, F.E., Konstantinidis, K.T. 2014. Detecting nitrous oxide reductase (nosZ) genes in soil metagenomes: method development and implications for the nitrogen cycle. mBio. 5(3):e01193-14.
Agricultural weed research: a critique and two proposals - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(29-Apr-14)
Vegetable soybean tolerance to bentazon, fomesafen, imazamox, linuron, and sulfentrazone - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(18-Apr-14)
Photosystem II-inhibitors play a limited role in sweet corn response to 4-hydroxyphenyl pyruvate dioxygenase-inhibiting herbicides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Choe, E., Williams, M., Boydston, R.A., Huber, J., Huber, S.C., Pataky, J.K. 2014. Photosystem II-inhibitors play a limited role in sweet corn response to 4-hydroxyphenyl pyruvate dioxygenase-inhibiting herbicides. Agronomy Journal. 106:1317-1323.
Refined NrfA phylogeny improves PCR-based nrfA gene detection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Welsh, A., Chee Sanford, J.C., Loeffler, F., Sanford, R. 2014. Refined NrfA phylogeny improves PCR-based nrfA gene detection. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 80:2110-2119.
Seed coat thickness data clarifies seed size-seed persistence tradeoffs in Abutilon theophrasti (Malvaceae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schutte, B.J., Davis, A.S., Peinado, S.A., Ashigh, J. 2014. Seed coat thickness data clarifies seed size-seed persistence tradeoffs in Abutilon theophrasti (Malvaceae). Seed Science Research. 24:119-131.
Quantifying targets to manage invasion risk: light gradients dominate the early regeneration niche of naturalized and pre-commercial Miscanthus populations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(17-Jan-14)
Do common waterhemp (Amaranthus rudis) seedling emergence patterns meet criteria for herbicide resistance simulation modeling? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schutte, B.R., Davis, A.S. 2014. Do common waterhemp (Amaranthus rudis) seedling emergence patterns meet criteria for herbicide resistance simulation modeling? Weed Technology. 28:408-417.
Few crop traits accurately predict variables important to productivity of processing sweet corn - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, M. 2014. Few crop traits accurately predict variables important to productivity of processing sweet corn. Field Crops Research. 157:20-26.
Fates of Setaria faberi and Abutilon theophrasti seeds in three crop rotation systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liebman, M., Miller, Z., Williams, C., Westerman, P., Dixon, P., Heggenstaller, A., Davis, A.S., Menalled, F., Sundberg, D. 2014. Fates of Setaria faberi and Abutilon theophrasti seeds in three crop rotation systems. Weed Research. DOI: 10.1111/wre.12069.
Structural equation modeling facilitates transdisciplinary research on agriculture and climate change - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, R.G., Davis, A.S., Koide, R., Mortensen, D., Grandy, S., Hunter, M., Daly, A., Atwood, L., Jordan, N., Spokas, K.A., Yannarell, A. 2014. Structural equation modeling facilitates transdisciplinary research on agriculture and climate change. Crop Science. 54:475-483.
An affinity-effect relationship for microbial communities in plant-soil feedback loops - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lou, Y., Clay, S., Davis, A.S., Dille, A., Felix, J., Ramirez, H., Sprague, C., Yannarell, T. 2014. An affinity-effect relationship for microbial communities in plant-soil feedback loops. Microbial Ecology. DOI: 10.1007/s00248-013-0349-2.
An investigation to enhance understanding of the stimulation of weed seedling emergence by soil disturbance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schutte, B.J., Tomasek, B.J., Davis, A.S., Andersson, L., Benoit, D.L., Cirujeda, A., Dekker, J., Forcella, F., Gonzalez-Andujar, J.L., Graziana, F. et al. 2014. An investigation to enhance understanding of the stimulation of weed seedling emergence by soil disturbance. Weed Research. 54(1):1-12.
Common sunflower seedling emergence across the U.S. Midwest - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clay, S., Davis, A.S., Dille, J., Lindquist, J., Ramirez, A.H.M., Sprague, C., Reicks, G., Forcella, F. 2014. Common sunflower seedling emergence across the U.S. Midwest. Weed Science. 62:63-70.
Crop seeding level: implications for weed management in sweet corn - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, M.M. II, Boydston, R.A. 2013. Crop seeding level: implications for weed management in sweet corn. Weed Science. 61(3):437-442.
Towards a no-till no-spray future? Introduction to a symposium on nonchemical weed management for reduced-tillage cropping systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brainard, D., Haramoto, E., Williams, M.M. II, Mirsky, S.B. 2013. Towards a no-till no-spray future? Introduction to a symposium on nonchemical weed management for reduced-tillage cropping systems. Weed Technology. 27:190-192.
Seed burial physical environment explains departures from regional hydrothermal model of giant ragweed (Ambrosia trifida) seedling emergence in U.S. Midwest - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Davis, A.S., Clay, S., Cardina, J., Dille, A., Forcella, F., Lindquist, J., Sprague, C. 2013. Seed burial physical environment explains departures from regional hydrothermal model of giant ragweed (Ambrosia trifida) seedling emergence in U.S. Midwest. Weed Science. 61(3):415-421.
Intraspecific and interspecific competition in sweet corn - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, M.M. II, Boydston, R.A. 2013. Intraspecific and interspecific competition in sweet corn. Agronomy Journal. 105(2):503-508.
Annual post-dispersal weed seed predation in contrasting field environments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Davis, A.S., Taylor, E., Haramoto, E., Renner, K. 2013. Annual post-dispersal weed seed predation in contrasting field environments. Weed Science. 61:296-302.
Minimizing invasive potential of Miscanthus × giganteus grown for bioenergy: identifying demographic thresholds for population growth and spread - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Matlaga, D.P., Davis, A.S. 2013. Minimizing invasive potential of Miscanthus × giganteus grown for bioenergy: identifying demographic thresholds for population growth and spread. Journal of Applied Ecology. 50:479-487.
Increasing cropping system diversity balances productivity, profitability and environmental health - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Davis, A.S., Hill, J.D., Chase, C.A., Johanns, A.M., Liebman, M. 2012. Increasing cropping system diversity balances productivity, profitability and environmental health. PLoS One. 7(10):e47149. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0047149.
Transformation of herbicides under transient anoxia - (Book / Chapter)
Sims, G.K., Kanissery, R. 2012. Transformation of herbicides under transient anoxia. In: Casteneda, S.F., Emerson, M.L., editors. Xenobiotics: New Research. Hauppauge, New York: Nova Science Publishers. p. 67-84.
Novel tools for in situ detection of biodiversity and function of dechlorinating and uranium-reducing bacteria in contaminated environments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hauer, K., Meisinger, D.B., Pavlekovic, M., Thomas, S.H., Kniggendorf, A.K., Chee Sanford, J.C., Sanford, R.A., Lebron, C.A., Liebl, W., Loeffler, F.E., Lee, N. 2012. Novel tools for in situ detection of biodiversity and function of dechlorinating and uranium-reducing bacteria in contaminated environments. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 73:A502.
Maize dwarf mosaic can reduce weed suppressive ability of sweet corn - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, M., Pataky, J.K. 2012. Maize dwarf mosaic can reduce weed suppressive ability of sweet corn. Weed Science. 60:577-582.
Local conditions, not regional gradients, drive demographic variation of giant ragweed (Ambrosia trifida) and common sunflower (Helianthus annus) across northern US maize belt - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wortman, S.E., Davis, A.S., Schutte, B.J., Lindquist, J.L., Cardina, J., Felix, J., Sprague, C.L., Dille, J., Ramirez, A., Reicks, G., Clay, S.A. 2012. Local conditions, not regional gradients, drive demographic variation of giant ragweed (Ambrosia trifida) and common sunflower (Helianthus annus) across northern US maize belt. Weed Science. 60:440-450.
Pollen biology and dispersal dynamics in waterhemp (Amaranthus tuberculatus) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, J., Davis, A.S., Tranel, P.J. 2012. Pollen biology and dispersal dynamics in waterhemp (Amaranthus tuberculatus). Weed Science. 60:416-422.
Máodò: weed management issues in North American edamame - (Proceedings)
Williams, M., Herman, T., Nelson, R.L. 2012. Máodò: weed management issues in North American edamame. International Weed Science Congress. Available: www.iwss.info/proceedings.asp.
Weed interference with field-grown soybean (Glycine max) decreases under elevated [CO2] in a FACE experiment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Davis, A.S., Ainsworth, E.A. 2012. Weed interference with field-grown soybean (Glycine max) decreases under elevated [CO2] in a FACE experiment. Weed Research. 52(3):277-285.
Age-dependent population dynamics of the bioenergy crop Miscanthus x giganteus in Illinois - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Matlaga, D.P., Schutte, B., Davis, A.S. 2012. Age-dependent population dynamics of the bioenergy crop Miscanthus x giganteus in Illinois. Journal of Invasive Plant Science and Management. 5:238-248.
Environmental impacts of antibiotic use in the animal production industry - (Book / Chapter)
Chee Sanford, J.C., Krapac, I.J., Yannarell, A.C., Mackie, R.I. 2012. Environmental impacts of antibiotic use in the animal production industry. In: Norrgren, L., Levengood, J., editors. Ecosystem Health and Sustainable Agriculture. Book 2. Uppsala, Sweden: The Baltic University Programme. p. 228-368.
Agronomics and economics of plant population density on processing sweet corn - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, M.M. II. 2011. Agronomics and economics of plant population density on processing sweet corn. Field Crops Research. 128:55-61.
Interactions between maize dwarf mosaic and weed interference on sweet corn - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, M.M. II, Pataky, J.K. 2011. Interactions between maize dwarf mosaic and weed interference on sweet corn. Field Crops Research. 128:48-54.
Edamame cultivar report - 2011 - (Experiment Station)
Williams, M., Herman, T., Nelson, R.L. 2012. Edamame cultivar report - 2011. Midwest Vegetable Variety Trial Report. Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana. Available: http://www.hort.purdue.edu/fruitveg/rep_pres/2011-12/toc11.shtml.
Canada thistle (Cirsium arvense) suppession by sudangrass interference and defoliation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bicksler, A., Masiunas, J., Davis, A.S. 2012. Canada thistle (Cirsium arvense) suppession by sudangrass interference and defoliation. Weed Science. 60:260-266.
Maize dwarf mosaic in sweet corn contributes to weed growth and seed production - (Abstract Only)
Williams, M., Pataky, J.K. 2012. Maize dwarf mosaic in sweet corn contributes to weed growth and seed production [abstract]. Weed Science Society of America. Paper No. 128.
Maternal corn environment influences wild-proso millet (Panicum miliaceum) seed characteristics - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, M.M. II, Schutte, B.J., Yim, S. 2012. Maternal corn environment influences wild-proso millet (Panicum miliaceum) seed characteristics. Weed Science. 60:69-74.
Observations from a quarter century of evaluating reactions of sweet corn hybrids in disease nurseries - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pataky, J.K., Williams, M., Headrick, M.M., Nankam, C., Du Toit, L., Michener, P.M. 2011. Observations from a quarter century of evaluating reactions of sweet corn hybrids in disease nurseries. Plant Disease. 95:1492-1506.
Characterization of bromate-reducing bacterial isolates and their potential for drinking water treatment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Davidson, A.N., Ho, C., Chee Sanford, J.C., Lai, H.Y., Klenzendorf, J.B., Kirisits, M.J. 2011. Characterization of bromate-reducing bacterial isolates and their potential for drinking water treatment. Water Research. 45(18):6051-6062.
Biostimulation for the enhanced degradation of herbicides in soil - (Review Article)
Kannisery, R., Sims, G.K. 2011. Biostimulation for the enhanced degradation of herbicides in soil. Applied and Environmental Soil Science. Article ID 843450. DOI:10.1155/2011/843450
Plant Community Dynamics in Managed and Natural Ecosystems - (Book / Chapter)
(07-Jun-11)
Evaluating the invasive potential of Miscanthus biofeedstocks: Estimating population parameters for current and hypothetical candidate species - (Proceedings)
Matlaga, D.P., Davis, A.S., Quinn, L. 2011. Evaluating the invasive potential of Miscanthus biofeedstocks: Estimating population parameters for current and hypothetical candidate species. In: Botanical Society of America Proceedings. July 9-13, 2011, St. Louis, Missouri. Paper No. 79.
New approaches to understanding weed seed predation in agroecosystems - (Abstract Only)
Davis, A.S. 2011. New approaches to understanding weed seed predation in agroecosystems. Proceedings of the European Weed Research Society Symposium on Biotic Diversity. 4:42.
Characterization of bacterial diversity at different depths in the Moravia Hill landfill site at Medellin, Colombia - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gomez, A.M., Yannarell, A.C., Sims, G.K., Resterpo, G.C., Moreno, C.X. 2011. Characterization of bacterial diversity at different depths in the Moravia Hill landfill site at Medellin, Colombia. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 43:1275-1284.
Modeling the spread of glyphosate-resistant common waterhemp - (Abstract Only)
Liu, J., Davis, A.S., Tranel, P. 2010. Modeling the spread of glyphosate-resistant common waterhemp [abstract]. North Central Weed Science Society Abstracts. 65:59.
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