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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Improving Water Productivity and New Water Management Technologies to Sustain Rural Economies

Location: Soil and Water Management Research

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

Increasing stocking density reduces emissions of fugitive dust from cattle feedyards - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(23-Jul-14)
Precipitation, irrigation and crop growth signals in COSMOS data - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Bell, J.M. 2014. Precipitation, irrigation and crop growth signals in COSMOS data. Presented at the 2014 Workshop at MOISST: Advancing Soil Moisture Science and Applications, Stillwater, Oklahoma, 4-5 June 2014. Available at http://soilphysics.okstate.edu/research/moisst-2014-presentations-1.
Physiology and transcriptomics of water-deficit stress responses in wheat cultivars TAM 111 and TAM 112 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reddy, S., Liu, S., Rudd, J.C., Xue, Q., Payton, P.R., Finlayson, S.A., Mahan, J.R., Akhunova, A., Holalu, S.V., Lu, N. 2014. Physiology and transcriptomics of water-deficit stress responses in wheat cultivars TAM 111 and TAM 112. Journal of Plant Physiology. 171(14):1289-1298.
Gaussian process models for reference ET estimation from alternative meteorological data sources - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(19)Holman, D., Sridharan, M., Gowda, P., Porter, D., Marek, T., Howell, T.A., Moorhead, J.E. 2014. Gaussian process models for reference ET estimation from alternative meteorological data sources. Journal of Hydrology. 517(19):28-35.
Irrigation modeling with AquaCrop - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2014. Irrigation modeling with AquaCrop. Water and Irrigation Efficiency and Technology Meeting. Paper No. 17.
Soil water monitoring equipment for irrigation scheduling - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2014. Soil water monitoring equipment for irrigation scheduling. Meeting Abstract. Water and Irrigation Efficiency and Technology Meeting. Paper No. 5.
Irrigation scheduling and controlling crop water use efficiency with Infrared Thermometry - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2014. Irrigation scheduling and controlling crop water use efficiency with Infrared Thermometry. Water and Irrigation Efficiency and Technology Meeting. Paper No. 4.
A three-dimensional index for characterizing crop water stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Torrion, J.A., Maas, S.J., Guo, W., Bordovsky, J.P., Cranmer, A.M. 2014. A three-dimensional index for characterizing crop water stress. Remote Sensing. 6:4025-4042.
Time domain reflectometry waveform analysis with second order bounded mean oscillation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, Z., Kojima, Y., Lu, S., Chen, Y., Horton, R., Schwartz, R.C. 2014. Time domain reflectometry waveform analysis with second order bounded mean oscillation. Soil Science Society of America Journal. doi:10.2136sssaj2013.11.0497.
Two source energy balance model to calculate E.T. and ET:Comparison of Priestly-Taylor and Penman-Monteith formulations and two time scaling methods - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colaizzi, P.D., Agam, N., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2014. Two source energy balance model to calculate E.T. and ET:Comparison of Priestly-Taylor and Penman-Monteith formulations and two time scaling methods. Transactions of the ASABE. 57(2): 479-498.
Profiling soil water content sensor - (Abstract Only)
(25-Mar-14)
Use of crop specific drought indices for determining irrigation demand in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
(25-Mar-14)
Cosmos Soil Water Sensing Affected by Crop Biomass and Water Status - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Bell, J. 2014. COSMOS soil water sensing affected by crop biomass and water status.[abstract]. In Proceedings of the Third In-Situ and Remote Soil Moisture Sensing Technology Conference, March 12-14, 2014, Houston, TX. p.30.
A distributed data component for the open modeling interface - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bulatewicz, T., Andresen, D., Auvenshine, S., Peterson, J., Steward, D.R. 2014. A distributed data component for the open modeling interface. Journal of Environmental Modeling and Software. 57:138-151.
Winter wheat cultivars with temperature sensitive resistance to wheat streak mosaic virus do not recover from early season infections - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Price, J.A., Simmons, A.R., Rashed, A., Workneh, F., Rush, C.M. 2014. Winter wheat cultivars with temperature sensitive resistance to wheat streak mosaic virus do not recover from early season infections. Plant Disease. 98(4):525-531.
Time for cotton to uptake water of a known isotopic signature as measured in leaf petioles - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Goebel, T.S., Lascano, R.J. 2014. Time for cotton to uptake water of a known isotopic signature as measured in leaf petioles. Agricultural Sciences. 5(2):170-177.
Climate change scenarios of surface solar radiation in data sparse regions: a case study in Malaprabha River Basin, India - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Aavudai, A., V.V., S., Kumar, D., Nanjundiah, R., Gowda, P. 2014. Climate change scenarios of surface solar radiation in data sparse regions: a case study in Malaprabha River Basin, India. Climate Research. 59:259-270.
Spatial variability insensitivity coefficient of grass and alfalfa reference evapotranspiration in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Marek, G.W., Porter, D.O., Marek, T.H., Howell, T.A. 2014. Spatial variability insensitivity coefficient of grass and alfalfa reference evapotranspiration in the Texas High Plains [abstract] ASABE Paper No. 18748.
Calibration and validation of the SWAT model for predicting daily ET for irrigated crops in the Texas High Plains using lysimetric data - (Abstract Only)
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Brauer, D.K., Marek, T.H., Moriasi, D.N., Baumhardt, R.L., Srinivasan, R. 2014. Calibration and validation of the SWAT model for predicting daily ET for irrigated crops in the Texas High Plains using lysimetric data. ASABE Paper No. 1872959.
Accuracy assessment of NOAA's daily reference evapotranspiration maps for the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Paul, G., Hobbins, M.T., Senay, G.B., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O. 2014. Accuracy assessment of NOAA's daily reference evapotranspiration maps for the Texas High Plains [abstract]. ASABE Paper No. 1873929.
Post-processing techniques for reducing errors in weighing lysimeter evapotranspiration (ET) datasets - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marek, G.W., Evett, S.R., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Copeland, K.S., Baumhardt, R.L. 2014. Post-processing techniques for reducing errors in weighing lysimeter evapotranspiration (ET) datasets. Transactions of the ASABE. 57(2):499-515.
Alleles conferring improved fiber quality from EMS mutagenesis of elite cotton genotypes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Patel, J.D., Wright, R.J., Auld, D., Chandnani, R., Goff, V.H., Ingles, J., Pierce, G.J., Torres, M.J., Paterson, A.H. 2014. Alleles conferring improved fiber quality from EMS mutagenesis of elite cotton genotypes. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 127(4):821-830.
Carbon dioxide control in an open system that measures canopy gas exchanges - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baker, J.T., Gitz, D.C., Payton, P.R., Broughton, K.J., Bang, M.P., Lascano, R.J. 2014. Carbon dioxide control in an open system that measures canopy gas exchanges. Agronomy Journal. 106(3):789-792.
Cosmos Soil Water Sensor Compared with Em Sensor Network & Weighing Lysimeter - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C. 2014. COSMOS soil water sensor compared with EM sensor network & weighing lysimeter.[abstract] W2188 Multi-State Soil Physics Committee Meeting, January 2-4, 2014, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Annual report to W-2188 multi-state research project "Characterizing Mass and Energy Transport at Different Vadose Zone Scales" - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C. 2014. Annual report to W-2188 multi-state research project "Characterizing Mass and Energy Transport at Different Vadose Zone Scales"[abstract]. W2188 Multi-State Soil Physics Committee Meeting, January 2-4, 2014, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Related to ABA-Insensitive3(ABI3)/Viviparous1 and AtABI5 transcription factor coexpression in cotton enhances drought stress adaptation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mittal, A., Gampala, S.S., Ritchie, G.L., Payton, P.R., Burke, J.J., Rock, C.D. 2014. Related to ABA-Insensitive3(ABI3)/Viviparous1 and AtABI5 transcription factor coexpression in cotton enhances drought stress adaptation. Plant Biotechnology Journal. 12(5):578-589.
Does climatic variability influence agricultural land prices under differing uses? The Texas High Plains case - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tewari, R., Johnson, J., Hudson, D., Wang, C., Patterson, D. 2013. Does climatic variability influence agricultural land prices under differing uses? The Texas High Plains case. Natural Resources. 4(8):506-513.
Timing of episodic drought can be critical in cotton - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Snowden, M.C., Ritchie, G.L., Simao, F.R., Bordovsky, J.P. 2014. Timing of episodic drought can be critical in cotton. Agronomy Journal. 106(2):452-458.
Yield determination and water-use effenciency of wheat under water-limited conditions in the U.S. southern high plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xue, Q., Rudd, J.C., Liu, S., Jessup, K.E., Devkota, R.N., Mahan, J.R. 2014. Yield determination and water-use effenciency of wheat under water-limited conditions in the U.S. southern high plains. Crop Science. 54(1):34-47.
Advances in sprinkler irrigation management - (Abstract Only)
(10-Oct-13)
A web application for cotton irrigation management on the U.S. southern high plains. Part I: Crop yield modeling and profit analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mauget, S.A., Leiker, G.R., Nair, S. 2013. A web application for cotton irrigation management on the U.S. southern high plains. Part I: Crop yield modeling and profit analysis. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 99:248-257.
A web application for cotton irrigation management on the U.S. southern high plains. Part II: Application design - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mauget, S.A., Leiker, G.R., Nair, S. 2013. A web application for cotton irrigation management on the U.S. southern high plains. Part II: Application design. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 99:258-264.
A reevaluation of time domain reflectomery propagation time determination in soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Bell, J.M., Evett, S.R. 2013. A reevaluation of time domain reflectomery propagation time determination in soils. Vadose Zone Journal. 13(1)1-13, doi:10.2136/vzj2013.07.0135.
Use of crop-specific drought indices for determining irrigation demand in the Texas High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O., Howell, T.A., Singh, V.P., Stewart, B. 2014. Use of crop-specific drought indices for determining irrigation demand in the Texas High Plains. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 29(6):905-916.
Maximizing grain sorghum water use efficiency under deficit irrigation - (Abstract Only)
(29-Aug-13)
The emerging imperative to improve crop water productivity: U.S. Southern High Plains as a case study - (Abstract Only)
Brauer, D.K., Baumhardt, R.L. 2013. The emerging imperative to improve crop water productivity: U.S. Southern High Plains as a case study[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session no. 182-1.
Effect of flushing velocity and flushing duration on sediment transport in microirrigation driplines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Puig-Bargues, J., Lamm, F.R. 2013. Effect of flushing velocity and flushing duration on sediment transport in microirrigation driplines. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(5):1821-1828.
Screening production strategies for declining irrigation capacity and predictable climate conditions - (Abstract Only)
Baumhardt, R.L., Mauget, S.A., Brauer, D.K. 2013. Screening production strategies for declining irrigation capacity and predictable climate conditions.[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 182-7.
Wireless computer vision system for crop stress detection - (Abstract Only)
Casanova, J.J., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2013. Wireless computer vision system for crop stress detection [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 196-7, p.123.
A reevaluation of TDR propagation time determination in soils and geological media - (Abstract Only)
Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Bell, J.M., Evett, S.R. 2013. A reevaluation of TDR propagation time determination in soils and geological media [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 413-14, p. 195.
Contrasting tillage effects of infiltration, stored soil water and yield at two locations - (Abstract Only)
Schwartz, R.C., Schlegel, A.J., Baumhardt, R.L., Evett, S.R., Bell, J.M. 2013. Contrasting tillage effects of infiltration, stored soil water and yield at two locations [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 182-3, p. 119.
Wireless canopy sensing network systems for automated control of irrigation and water use efficiency - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. Wireless canopy sensing network systems for automated control of irrigation and water use efficiency[abstract] Automated methods for continuous measurements agro climatalogy and forestry workshop, Ben Gurion University, Israel, September 7-12, 2013.p. 7.
Automated soil water balance sensing: From layers to control volumes - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2013. Automated soil water balance sensing: From layers to control volumes [abstract] Automated methods for continuous measurements agro climatalogy and forestry workshop, Ben Gurion University, Israel, September 7-12, 2013. p. 7
Overview of advances in water management in agricultural production:Sensor based irrigation management - (Abstract Only)
(16-Aug-13)
Lessons learned from the Bushland Evapotranspiration and Agricultural Remote Sensing EXperiment 2008 (BEAREX08) - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Kustas, W.P., Alfieri, J.G., Prueger, J.H., Chavez Eguez, J.L. 2013. Lessons learned from the Bushland Evapotranspiration and Agricultural Remote Sensing EXperiment 2008 (BEAREX08)[abstract]. Geological Society of America Meeting. Paper No. 168-8.
Effect of row orientation on energy balance components - (Abstract Only)
Agam, N., Evett, S.R., Kustas, W.P., Alfieri, J.G., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. Effect of row orientation on energy balance components [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 63-8, p. 76
Energy and water balance determination in an advective environment:From direct measurement to microclimate based estimation - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Lascano, R.J., Kustas, W.P., Howell, T.A. 2013. Energy and water balance determination in an advective environment:From direct measurement to microclimate based estimation [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 195-6, p. 123.
The agronomic science of spatial and temporal water management:How much, when and where - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. The agronomic science of spatial and temporal water management:How much, when and where [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 42-2, p. 71.
Irrigated agriculture with limited water supply:Tools for understanding and managing irrigation and crop water use efficiencies - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Schwartz, R.C., Howell, T.A. 2013. Irrigated agriculture with limited water supply:Tools for understanding and managing irrigation and crop water use efficiencies [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 96-1, p. 86.
Long-term lysimeter data on evapotranspiration - (Abstract Only)
(01-Aug-13)
Soil water sensing methods-Usefulness for evapotranspiration monitoring and links to remote sensing - (Abstract Only)
(01-Aug-13)
Evaluation of a root zone TDR sensor for soil water content measurement - (Abstract Only)
Xin, X., Ochsner, T., Evett, S.R. 2013. Evaluation of a root zone TDR sensor for soil water content measurement [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session, 143-3, p.107.
Measured soil water evaporation as a function of the square root of time and reference ET - (Abstract Only)
Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R. 2013. Measured soil water evaporation as a function of the square root of time and reference ET [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 67-11, p. 78.
An overview of soil water sensors for salinity & irrigation management - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C. 2013. An overview of soil water sensors for salinity & irrigation management. [abstract]. 2013 CDROM
Tapping unsustainable groundwater stores for agricultural production in the High Plains Aquifer of Kansas, projections to 2110 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steward, D.R., Bruss, P.J., Yang, X., Staggenborg, S.A., Welch, S.M., Apley, M.D. 2013. Tapping unsustainable groundwater stores for agricultural production in the High Plains Aquifer of Kansas, projections to 2110. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 110(37):E3477-E3486.
Impact of deficit irrigation on maize physical and chemical properties and ethanol yield - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, L., Klocke, N., Yan, S., Rogers, D., Schlegel, A., Lamm, F., Chang, S.I., Wang, D. 2013. Impact of deficit irrigation on maize physical and chemical properties and ethanol yield. Cereal Chemistry. 90(5):453-462.
The analytic element method for rectangular gridded domains, benchmark comparisons and application to the High Plains Aquifer - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steward, D.R., Allen, A.J. 2013. The analytic element method for rectangular gridded domains, benchmark comparisons and application to the High Plains Aquifer. Advances in Water Resources. 60:89-99.
Agricultural water management in the Texas High Plains:Present status, challenges, and opportunities - (Abstract Only)
Gowda, P. 2013. Agricultural water management in the Texas High Plains:Present status, challenges, and opportunities [abstract]. American Geophysical Union. Paper No. H21P-01.
Is scintillometer measurement accurate enough for evaluating remote sensing based energy balance ET models? - (Abstract Only)
Paul, G., Gowda, P., Vara Prsad, P., Howell, T.A., Basu, S. 2013. Is scintillometer measurement accurate enough for evaluating remote sensing based energy balance ET models [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 65-4.
An integrated framework of operational ET remote sensing program for irrigation management in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Gowda, P., Marek, T., Porter, D.O., Howell, T.A., Paul, G., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. An integrated framework of operational ET remote sensing program for irrigation management the the Texas High Plains [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 65-6.
Circular buffer strips in center pivot irrigation for multiple benefits in the Southern Great Plains - (Abstract Only)
Angadi, S., Gowda, P. 2013. Circular buffer strips in center pivot irrigation for multiple benefits in the Southern Great Plains [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 421-6.
Comparison of the performances of DRAINMOD-NII and ADAPT models in simulating nitrate losses from subsurface drainage systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ale, S., Gowda, P., Mulla, D., Moriasi, D.N., Youssef, M. 2013. Comparison of the performances of DRAINMOD-NII and ADAPT models in simulating nitrate losses from subsurface drainage systems. Agricultural Water Management. 129:21-30.
Wireless sensor network effectively controls center pivot irrigation of sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2014. Wireless sensor network effectively controls center pivot irrigation of sorghum. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 29(6):853-864.
Directly coupled vs conventional time domain reflectometry in soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Casanova, J.J., Schwartz, R.C., Evett, S.R., Anderson, S.K. 2013. Directly coupled vs conventional time domain reflectometry in soils. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 29(5):771-777.
Impact of deficit irrigation on sorghum physical and chemical properties and ethanol yield - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, L., Maier, A., Klocke, N.L., Yan, S., Rogers, D.H., Tesso, T., Wang, D. 2013. Impact of deficit irrigation on sorghum physical and chemical properties and ethanol yield. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(4):1541-1549.
The Penman-Monteith Equation as a method to initialize canopy temperature in the two-source energy balance model and comparison to other methods - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Agam, N., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Gowda, P., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2013. The Penman-Monteith Equation as a method to initialize canopy temperature in the two-source energy balance model and comparison to other methods [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 195-10, p.123.
Alfalfa response to irrigation from limited water supplies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Klocke, N.L., Currie, R.S., Holman, J.D. 2013. Alfalfa response to irrigation from limited water supplies. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(5):1759-1768.
Evaluation of the precision agricultural landscape modeling system (PALMS) in the semiarid Texas southern high plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, J.R., Lascano, R.J., Booker, J.D., Zartman, R.E., Goebel, T.S. 2013. Evaluation of the precision agricultural landscape modeling system (PALMS) in the semiarid Texas southern high plains. Open Journal of Soil Science. 3:169-181.
Registration of a tufted-naked seed upland cotton germplasm - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bechere, E., Auld, D.L. 2014. Registration of a tufted-naked seed upland cotton germplasm. Journal of Plant Registrations. 8(1):63-67.
Long term spatial and temporal trends in frost day indices in Kansas, USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Anandhi, A., Perumal, S., Gowda, P., Lamsal, A., Hutchinson, S., Harrington, J., Tomlinson, P., Kirkham, M.B., Rice, C.W. 2013. Long term spatial and temporal trends in frost day indices in Kansas, USA. Journal of Climate Change. 120(1-2)169-181.
Cotton physiological parameters affected by episodic irrigation interruption - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Simao, F.R., Ritchie, G.L., Bednarz, C.W. 2013. Cotton physiological parameters affected by episodic irrigation interruption. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology. A 3:443-454.
Potential economic impacts of water-use changes in southwest Kansas - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Golden, B., Johnson, J. 2013. Potential economic impacts of water-use changes in southwest Kansas. Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research. 5(2-3):129-145.
Assessing application uniformity of a variable rate irrigation system in a windy location - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2013. Assessing application uniformity of a variable rate irrigation system in a windy location. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 29(4):497-510.
Past and future changes in frost day indices on Catskill Mountains region of New York - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Aavudai, A., Zion, M.S., Gowda, P., Pierson, D.C., Lounsbury, D., Frei, A. 2013. Past and future changes in frost day indices on Catskill Mountains region of New York. Hydrological Processes. 27:3094-3104.
Growth and physiological responses of five cotton genotypes to sodium chloride and sodium sulfate saline water irrigation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Niu, G., Rodriguez, D., Dever, J., Zhang, J. 2013. Growth and physiological responses of five cotton genotypes to sodium chloride and sodium sulfate saline water irrigation. Journal of Cotton Science. 17(3):233-244.
US forest service technical cooperation visit Badia Rangeland and irrigation analysis - (Other)
Forsman, R., Evett, S.R., Marwah, N. 2013. US forest service technical cooperation visit Badia Rangeland and irrigation analysis. Technical Report. US forest service technical cooperation visit Badia Rangeland and irrigation analysis. March 24-29, 2013. Available at http://www.cprl.ars.usda.gov/swmru-publications.php
Replacing fallow with cover crops in a semiarid soil:Effects on soil properties - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blanco-Canqui, H., Holman, J., Schlegel, A., Tatarko, J., Shaver, T.M. 2013. Replacing fallow with cover crops in a semiarid soil: Effects on soil properties. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 77(2):1026-1024.
Residue management effects on water use and yield of deficit irrigated cotton - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Howell, T.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. Residue management effects on water use and yield of deficit irrigated cotton. Agronomy Journal. 105(4):1026-1034.
Residue management effects on water use and yield of deficit irrigated corn - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Howell, T.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. Residue management effects on water use and yield of deficit irrigated corn. Agronomy Journal. 105(4):1035-1044.
Soil water sensors for irrigation management-What works, what doesn't, and why - (Other)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J. 2013. Soil water sensors for irrigation management-What works, what doesn't, and why. Meeting Abstract. Presentation made at Ogallala Aquifer Workshop, March 7, 2013, Amarillo, TX.
2012 North Plains Research Field 12-200 Limited Irrigation Corn Production Study - (Experiment Station)
Marek, T.H., Xue, Q., Xu, W., Becker, J., Michels, G.D., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P., Amosson, S.H. 2013. 2012 North Plains research field 12-200 limited irrigation corn production study. Experiment Station Bulletins. Publication AREC 2013-5:p.1-60.
Yield component analysis of grain sorghum grown under water stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tolk, J.A., Howell, T.A. 2013. Yield component analysis of grain sorghum grown under water stress. Field Crops Research. 145:44-51. http://dx.doi.org/a0.1016/j.fcr.2013.02.006
Soil permittivity response to bulk electrical conductivity for selected soil water sensors - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Pelletier, M.G., Evett, S.R., Baumhardt, R.L. 2013. Soil permittivity response to bulk electrical conductivity for selected soil water sensors. Vadose Zone Journal. 12(2): doi10.2136/vzj2012.0133.
Scale effects of STATSGO and SSURGO databases on flow and water quality predictions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gowda, P., Mulla, D.J., Nangia, V., Ale, S. 2013. Scale effects of STATSGO and SSURGO databases on flow and water quality predictions. Journal of Water Resource and Protection. 5:266-274.
Simulating the hydrologic response of a semiarid watershed to switchgrass cultivation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Goldstein, J.C., Tarhule, A., Brauer, D.K. 2014. Simulating the hydrologic response of a semiarid watershed to switchgrass cultivation. Hydrology Research. 45(1):99-114.
Sunflower response to irrigation from limited water supplies with no-till management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Klocke, N.L., Currie, R.S., Tomsicek, D.J., Koehn, J.W. 2012. Sunflower response to irrigation from limited water supplies with no-till management. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(1):167-175.
Reducing water inputs with subsurface drip irrigation may improve alfalfa nutritive value - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harmoney, K.R., Lamm, F.R., Johnson, S.K., Aboukheira, A.A. 2013. Reducing water inputs with subsurface drip irrigation may improve alfalfa nutritive value. Forage and Grazinglands. 11(1)8 pp doi:10.1094/FG-2013-117-01-RS.
Replacing fallow with continuous cropping reduces crop water productivity of semiarid wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Aiken, R.M., O'Brien, D.M., Olson, B.L., Murray, L. 2013. Replacing fallow with continuous cropping reduces crop water productivity of semiarid wheat. Agronomy Journal. 105(1):199-207.
Water and radiation use efficiencies in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Narayanan, S., Aiken, R.M., Vara Prasad, P., Xin, Z. 2013. Water and radiation use efficiencies in sorghum. Agronomy Journal. 105(3):649-656.
Grain yield and plant characteristics of corn hybrids in the Great Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Frank, B., Schlegel, A.J., Stone, L.R., Kirkham, M. 2013. Grain yield and plant characteristics of corn hybrids in the Great Plains. Agronomy Journal. 105(2):383-394.
Comparison of deficit irrigation scheduling methods that use canopy temperature measurements - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baker, J.T., Mahan, J.R., Gitz, D.C., Lascano, R.J., Ephrath, J.E. 2013. Comparison of deficit irrigation scheduling methods that use canopy temperature measurements. Plant Biosystems. 147(1):40-49.
Relating El Nino-Southern oscillation climate conditions to irrigation strategies for increased cotton yield - (Abstract Only)
Baumhardt, R.L., Mauget, S.A. 2013. Relating El Nino-Southern oscillation climate conditions to irrigation strategies for increased cotton yield[abstract]. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. Paper No. 14373.
Irrigation scheduling by ET and soil water sensing - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Howell, T.A. 2012. Irrigation scheduling by ET and soil water sensing[abstract]. Irrigation Associations Exposition and Technical Conference, November 3-7, 2012, Orlando, Florida, 2012 CDROM.
USDA-ARS Highlights and Emerging Research on Agricultural Water Use - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2012. USDA-ARS Highlights and emerging research on agricultural water use [abstract]. Irrigation Associations Exposition and Technical Conference, November 3-7, 2012, Orlando, Florida. 2012 CDROM.
Operational evapotranspiration mapping using remote sensing and weather datasets: A new parameterization for the SSEB approach - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Senay, G.B., Bohms, S., Singh, R.K., Gowda, P., Velpuri, N., Alemu, H., Verdin, J.P. 2013. Operational evapotranspiration mapping using remote sensing and weather datasets: A new parameterization for the SSEB approach. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 49(3):577-591.
Groundwater surface water interactions and the role of phreatophytes in identifying recharge zones - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ahring, T., Steward, D. 2012. Groundwater surface water interactions and the role of phreatophytes in identifying recharge zones. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 16:4133-4122. doi:10.5194/hess-16-4133-2012.
Automating prescription map building for VRI systems using plant feedback - (Proceedings)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2012. Automating prescription map building for VRI systems using plant feedback. Irrigation Association Conference Proceedings. November 2-6, 2012, Orlando, Florida. 2012 CDROM
Optimizing the use of limited water in agricultural systems - (Abstract Only)
Schwartz, R.C., Ibragimov, N., Evett, S.R., Bell, J.M. 2012. Optimizing the use of limited water in agricultural systems. [abstract]. Uzbekistan-US Sciences Collaboration: Defining the Opportunites, September 27-29,2012 Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Irrigation science and water quality challenges in Ukbekistan - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Butaev, M. 2012. Irrigation science and water quality challenges in Ukbekistan.[abstract]American Association for the Advancement of Science-Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan joint workshop, U.S. Life Sciences Collaboration:Defining the Opportunites, Tashkent, Uzbekistan, September 27-29, 2012.
Measured and simulated soil water evaporation from four Great Plains soils - (Abstract Only)
Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R. 2012. Measured and simulated soil water evaporation from four Great Plains soils [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM Paper No. 350-18.
The use of automated weather stations for irrigation management in the Jordan Valley - (Abstract Only)
Jitan, M.A., Evett, S.R., Shaqir, I.M., Mazahreh, N.T. 2012. The use of automated weather stations for irrigation management in the Jordan Valley [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 343-10.
A waveguide-on-access-tube (WOAT) TDR sensor for deep soil water content and bulk EC - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Casanova, J.J., Schwartz, R.C. 2012. A waveguide-on-access-tube (WOAT) TDR sensor for deep soil water content and bulk EC [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 59-11.
Wireless sensor networks for irrigation management - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2012. Wireless sensor networks for irrigation management [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper no. 59-2.
Utility of multi temporal satellite images for crop water requirements estimation and irrigation management in the Jordan Valley - (Abstract Only)
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Evapotranspiration and crop coefficients for irrigated sunflower in the southern high plains. - (Proceedings)
Howell, T.A., Evett, S.R., Tolk, J.A., Copeland, K.S., Marek, T.H. 2012. Evapotranspiration and crop coefficients for irrigated sunflower in the southern high plains. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). Paper No. 12-1338306.
Recent advances in the two source energy balance model to calculate E.T. and ET for row crops - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Agam, N., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2012. Recent advances in the two source energy balance model to calculate E.T. and ET for row crops [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No 204-2.
Increasing yield of deficit irrigated cotton and corn with conservation tillage - (Abstract Only)
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2012. Increasing yield of deficit irrigated cotton and corn with conservation tillage.{abstract}. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 401-33.
Soil water sensor response to bulk electrical conductivity - (Abstract Only)
Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Evett, S.R., Bell, J.M., Pelletier, M.G., Baumhardt, R.L. 2012. Soil water sensor response to bulk electrical conductivity. {abstract}. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 59-10.
Performance of a wireless sensor network for crop monitoring and irrigation control - (Proceedings)
O'shaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2012. Performance of a wireless sensor network for crop monitoring and irrigation control. In:ASABE Annual International Meeting, July 29-August 1, 2012, Dallas,TX. Paper No.12-1338246.
The simple script wrapper for OpenMI:Enabling interdisciplinary modeling studies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bulatewicz, T., Allen, A., Peterson, J., Staggenborg, S., Welch, S., Steward, D. 2012. The simple script wrapper for OpenMI: Enabling interdisciplinary modeling studies. Environmental Modeling & Software. 39:283-294.
Soil water balance calculation using a two source energy balance model and wireless sensor arrays aboard a center pivot - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A. 2012. Soil water balance calculation using a two source energy balance model and wireless sensor arrays aboard a center pivot [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 59-6.
Bushland evapotranspiration and agricultural remote sensing system (BEARS) - (Abstract Only)
Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Paul, G., Colaizzi, P.D., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O., Moorhead, J.E., Holman, D. 2012. Bushland evapotranspiration and agricultural remote sensing system (BEARS)[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 209-10.
Bushland Reference ET Calculator with QA/QC capabilities and iPhone/iPad application - (Abstract Only)
Ennis, J.R., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O. 2012. Bushland Reference ET Calculator with QA/QC capabilities and iPhone/iPad application [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 209-5.
Mapping crop-specific drought index for groundwater management in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Porter, D.O., Marek, T.H., Howell, T.A., Stewart, B.A., Holman, D. 2012. Mapping crop-specific drought index for groundwater management in the Texas High Plains [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 209-11.
Gaussian processes-based predictive models to estimate reference ET from alternative meteorological data sources for irrigation scheduling - (Abstract Only)
Holman, D., Sridharan, M., Gowda, P., Porter, D.O., Marek, T.H., Howell, T.A., Moorhead, J.E. 2012. Gaussian processes-based predictive models to estimate reference ET from alternative meteorological data sources for irrigation scheduling [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 204-11.
An intercomparison study of TSM, SEBS, and SEBAL using high-resolution imagery and lysimetric data - (Abstract Only)
Paul, G., Gowda, P., Prasad, P., Howell, T.A., Staggenborg, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Neale, C.M., Hutchinson, S.L., Aiken, R.M. 2012. An intercomparison study of TSM, SEBS, and SEBAL using high-resolution imagery and lysimetric data [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 209-7.
Estimating missing hourly climatic data using artificial neural network for energy balance based ET mapping applications - (Abstract Only)
Cemek, B., Koksal, S.E., Cetin, S., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P. 2012. Estimating missing hourly climatic data using artificial neural network for energy balance based ET mapping applications [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Page No. 204-12.
Testing of two source energy balance model under irrigated and dryland conditions using high resolution airborne imagery - (Abstract Only)
Paul, G., Gowda, P., Prasad, P., Howell, T.A., Staggenborg, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Neale, C.M., Hutchinson, S.L., Aiken, R.M. 2012. Testing of two source energy balance model under irrigated and dryland conditions using high resolution airborne imagery [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No 204-6.
An application of METRIC to estimate evapotranspiration of red pepper under four different irrigation levels - (Abstract Only)
Koksal, S.E., Artik, C., Tasan, M., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A. 2012. An application of METRIC to estimate evapotranspiration of red pepper under four different irrigation levels [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 209-12.
Spatial interpolation of daily evapotranspiration data in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O., Gowda, P., Oommen, T., Howell, T.A., Holman, D., Moorhead, J.E. 2012. Spatial interpolation of daily evapotranspiration data in the Texas High Plains [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 209-2.
Spatial variability in sensitivity of reference crop ET to accuracy of climate data in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Porter, D.O., Gowda, P., Marek, T.H., Howell, T.A., Moorhead, J.E., Holman, D. 2012. Spatial variability in sensitivity of reference crop ET to accuracy of climate data in the Texas High Plains [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 209-1.
Past and future changes in frost day indices on Catskill Mountain Region of New York - (Proceedings)
Aavudai, A., Zion, M.S., Gowda, P., Pierson, D.C., Lounsbury, D., Frei, A. 2013. Past and future changes in frost day indices on Catskill Mountain Region of New York. Proceedings of the Eastern Snow Conference. 27(21) pgs 3094-3104.
Changing climate and landuse effects of surface and groundwater use in the Canadian River Basin - (Abstract Only)
Brauer, D.K., Baumhardt, R.L., Howell, T.A., Gitz, D.C. 2012. Changing climate and landuse effects of surface and groundwater use in the Canadian River Basin [abstract]. National Groundwater Association's Conference on the Great Plains Aquifers, October 25-26, 2012, Omaha, NE. 2012 CDROM.
Crop rotation effect on soil carbon and nitrogen stocks under limited irrigation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Halvorson, A.D., Schlegel, A.J. 2012. Crop rotation effect on soil carbon and nitrogen stocks under limited irrigation. Agronomy Journal. 104(5):1265-1273.
Reflectance based characterization of wheat cultivars for identifying drought tolerance in the Southern Great Plains - (Abstract Only)
Ajayi, S., Krishnareddy, S., Liu, S., Gowda, P., Xue, Q., Marek, T.H., Rudd, J., Biradar, C.M., Jessup, K. 2012. Reflectance based characterization of wheat cultivars for identifying drought tolerance in the Southern Great Plains [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 244-12.
Alfalfa production with subsurface drip irrigation in the Central Great Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lamm, F.R., Harmoney, K.R., Aboukheira, A.A., Johnson, S.K. 2012. Alfalfa production with subsurface drip irrigation in the Central Great Plains. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(4):1203-1212.
Comparing the cost-effectiveness of water conservation policies in a depleting aquifer:A dynamic analysis of the Kansas High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peterson, J. 2012. Comparing the cost-effectiveness of water conservation policies in a depleting aquifer:A dynamic analysis of the Kansas High Plains. Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics. 44(2):222-234.
Using conservation tillage to increase yield and water use efficiency of corn and cotton under deficit irrigation - (Abstract Only)
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Howell, T.A. 2012. Using conservation tillage to increase yield and water use efficiency of corn and cotton under deficit irrigation. [abstract]. Soil and Water Conservation Society. Paper No.61319939.
Soil water sensors:Problems, advances and potential for irrigation scheduling - (Other)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Lascano, R.J., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D. 2012. Soil water sensors:Problems, advances and potential for irrigation scheduling. Scientific and Technical Review. 2012 CDROM.
2011 North Plains Research Field 12-200 Limited Irrigation Corn Production Study - (Experiment Station)
Marek, T.H., Xue, Q., Xu, W., Bean, B., Michels, G.J., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P., Sweeten, J.M., Colaizzi, P.D., Amosson, S.H. 2012. 2011 North Plains research field 12-200 limited irrigation corn production study. Experiment Station Bulletins. p. 44.
Spatial distribution and morphology of sediments in Texas Southern High Plains playa wetlands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Villarreal, C.J., Zartman, R., Hudnall, W., Gitz, D.C., Rainwater, K., Smith, L.M. 2012. Spatial distribution and morphology of sediments in Texas Southern High Plains playa wetlands. Texas Water Journal. 3(1):1-4.
Cotton response to crop row offset and orientation to subsurface drip irrigation laterals - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bordovsky, J.P., Mustian, J.T. 2012. Cotton response to crop row offset and orientation to subsurface drip irrigation laterals. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 28(3):367-376.
Managing diminished irrigation capacity with preseason irrigation and plant density for corn production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schlegel, A.J., Stone, L.R., Dumler, T.J., Lamm, F.R. 2012. Managing diminished irrigation capacity with preseason irrigation and plant density for corn production. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(2):525-531.
Subsurface drip irrigation: Status of the technology in 2010 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lamm, F.R., Bordovsky, J.P., Schwankl, L.J., Grabow, G.L., Enciso-Medina, J., Peters, T.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Trooien, T.P., Porter, D.0. 2012. Subsurface drip irrigation: Status of the technology in 2010. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(2):483-491.
From precipitation to groundwater baseflow in a native prairie ecosystem: a regional study of the Konza LTER in the Flint Hills of Kansas, USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steward, D.R., Yang, X., Staggenborg, S.A., MacPherson, G.L., Welch, S.M. 2011. From precipitation to groundwater baseflow in a native prairie ecosystem: A regional study of the Konza LTER in the Flint Hills of Kansas, USA. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 15:3181-3194.
Planting geometry and plant population affect dryland maize grain yield and harvest index - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mohammed, S., Blaser, B., Stewart, B. 2012. Planting geometry and plant population affect dryland maize grain yield and harvest index. Journal of Crop Improvement. 26:130-139. DOI: 10.1080/15427528.2011.618241
Conservation tillage - (Book / Chapter)
Unger, P.W., Blanco-Canqui, H. 2011. Conservation tillage. In: Huang, P.M., Li, Y., Sumner, M.E., editors. Handbook of Soil Sciences: Resource Management and Environmental Impacts, 2nd Edition. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida. p. 25-1--25-31.
Ethanol production in the Southern High Plains of Texas: Impacts on the economy and scarce water resources - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guerrero, B., Johnson, J., Amosson, S., Johnson, P., Segarra, E., Surles, J. 2011. Ethanol production in the Southern High Plains of Texas: Impacts on the economy and scarce water resources. The Journal of Regional Analysis & Policy. 41(1):22-32.
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