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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Larry J Grauke (L J)
Crop Germplasm Research
Horticulture

Phone: (979) 272-1402
Fax: (979) 272-1401

2881 F&B ROAD
COLLEGE STATION , TX 77845
Projects
Coordinated Development of Genetic Tools for Pecan
Cooperative Agreement (A)
  Accession Number: 432794
Pecan Improvement through Breeding and Genetics
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 424405
Management and Characterization of Pecan (Carya) Genetic Resources and Related Wild Populations
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 424618
Therapeutic Management of Pecan Bacterial Leaf Scorch Using Carbon Nanotubes
Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 432088
Coordinated Development of Genetic Tools for Pecan
Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement (R)
  Accession Number: 431769
Genomic Analyses in Carya
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 423567
Pecan Breeding and Genetics
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 427380
Pecan Rootstock Cultivar: Implications for Nutrient Uptake and Growth in Alkaline Soils
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 429246
Genomic Markers for Carya
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 429607
Screening Xylella fastidiosa in the USDA ARS National Collection of Genetic Resources for Carya
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 430952
Pecan Diseases
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 431369

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
'Jones Hybrid' hickory: A case study in Carya curation -
Grauke, L.J., Mendoza-Herrera, M.A., Stelly, D.M., Klein, P.E. 2016. 'Jones Hybrid' hickory: A case study in Carya curation. SpringerPlus. 5:1860.
Scab susceptibility of a provenance collection of pecan in in the southeastern USA -
Bock, C.H., Grauke, L.J., Conner, P., Burrell, S.L., Hotchkiss, M.W., Boykin, D.L., Wood, B.W. 2016. Scab susceptibility of a provenance collection of pecan in in the southeastern USA. Pecan Grower. 27(5):42-55.
Scab susceptibility of a provenance collection of pecan -
The pecan provenance collection at Byron GA – a unique resource for the long-term survival of the US industry -
Wood, B.W., Grauke, L.J., Bock, C.H. 2016. The pecan provenance collection at Byron GA – a unique resource for the long-term survival of the US industry. Pecan Grower. 27: 28-46.
Identification and characterization of a new pecan [Cara illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch] allergen, Car i 2 -
Zhang, Y., Lee, B., Du, W., Fan, Y., Lyu, S.C., Nadeau, K.C., Grauke, L.J., Zhang, Y., Wang, S., Mchugh, T.H. 2016. Identification and characterization of a new pecan [Cara illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch] allergen, Car i 2. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 64:4146-4151.
Scab susceptibility of a provenance collection of pecan in three different seasons in the Southeastern USA -
Bock, C.H., Grauke, L.J., Conner, P., Burrell, S.L., Hotchkiss, M.W., Boykin, D.L., Wood, B.W. 2016. Scab susceptibility of a provenance collection of pecan in three different seasons in the Southeastern USA. Plant Disease. 100(9):1937-1945.
Crop vulnerability: Carya -
Grauke, L.J., Wood, B.W., Harris, M. 2016. Crop vulnerability: Carya. HortScience. 51(6):653-663.
Phenotypic screening of pecan seedling rootstocks in search of nematode resistance -
Grauke, L.J., Starr, J.L. 2014. Phenotypic screening of pecan seedling rootstocks in search of nematode resistance. Trees: Structure and Function. Available: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00468-014-1038-6.
Expression, purification and crystallization of pecan (Carya illinoinensis) vicilin -
Lee, B., Zhang, R., Du, W., Grauke, L.J., McHugh, T.H., Zhang, Y. 2014. Expression, purification and crystallization of pecan (Carya illinoinensis) vicilin. Acta Crystallographica Section F: Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications. F70:1049-1052. DOI: 10.1107/S2053230X14012369.
The forest and the trees: Applications for molecular markers in the Pecan Breeding Program -
Grauke, L.J., Klein, R.R., Grusak, M.A., Klein, P. 2015. The forest and the trees: Applications for molecular markers in the Pecan Breeding Program. Acta Horticulturae. 1070:109-126.
Towards a reference pecan genome sequence -
Jenkins, J., Wilson, B., Grimwood, J., Schmutz, J., Grauke, L.J. 2015. Towards a reference pecan genome sequence. Acta Horticulturae. 1070:101-108.
Purification and characterization pecan (Carya Illinoinensis) vicilin, a putative food allergen (abstract) -
Zhang, Y., Lee, B., Du, W., Grauke, L.J., McHugh, T.H. 2014. Purification and characterization pecan (Carya Illinoinensis) vicilin, a putative food allergen (abstract). Meeting abstract presented at the American Chemical Society National Meeting on August 13, 2014.
What about the rare-earth elements -
Wood, B.W., Grauke, L.J. 2013. What about the rare-earth elements. Pecan Grower. 25(2):8-16.
Cryopreservation of pecan pollen for long-term storage -
Volk, G.M., Walters, C.T., Waddell, J., Grauke, L.J. 2013. Cryopreservation of pecan pollen for long-term storage. Meeting Abstract. Second International Symposium on Plant Cryopreservation, p.106.
Pecan pollen: cryopreservation for long-term storage -
Volk, G.M., Walters, C.T., Waddell, J.W., Grauke, L.J. 2013. Pecan pollen: cryopreservation for long-term storage. Program for the International Symposium on Pecans and Other Carya in Indigenous & Managed Systems. p.26.
Relative susceptibility of pecan germplasm to blackmargined aphid -
Skrivanek, S., Grauke, L.J., Martin, D.E., Thompson, T.E., Harris, M. 2013. Relative susceptibility of pecan germplasm to blackmargined aphid. Southwestern Entomologist. 38(1):33-40.
Blackmargined aphid (Monellia caryella (Fitch); Hemiptera: Aphididae) honeydew production in pecan (Carya illinoinesis (Koch)) and implications for managing the pecan aphid complex in Texas -
Honaker, J., Skrivanek, S., Lopez, J., Martin, D.E., Lombardini, L., Grauke, L.J., Harris, M. 2013. Blackmargined aphid (Monellia caryella (Fitch); Hemiptera: Aphididae) honeydew production in pecan (Carya illinoinesis (Koch)) and implications for managing the pecan aphid complex in Texas. Southwestern Entomologist. 38:19-32.
Susceptibility of walnut and hickory species to Geosmithia morbida -
Utley, C., Nguyen, T., Roubtsova, T., Coggeshall, M., Ford, T.C., Grauke, L.J., Graves, A.D., Leslie, C.A., McKenna, J., Woeste, K., Yaghmour, M., Cranshaw, W., Seybold, S.J., Bostock, R.M., Tisserat, N. 2013. Susceptibility of walnut and hickory species to Geosmithia morbida. Plant Disease. 97(5):601-607.
A comparison of root iron acquisition capabilities in Carya aquatica and Carya illinoinensis -
Grusak, M.A., Kroh, G.E., Grauke, L.J. 2012. A comparison of root iron acquisition capabilities in Carya aquatica and Carya illinoinensis [abstract]. Proceedings, XVI International Symposium on Iron Nutrition and interactions in Plants, June 17-21, 2012, Amherst, Massachusetts. p. 50.
A comparison of root iron uptake rates in Carya aquatica and Carya illinoinensis -
Kroh, G.E., Grauke, L.J., Grusak, M.A. 2012. A comparison of root iron uptake rates in Carya aquatica and Carya illinoinensis [abstract]. Texas Academy of Sciences 115th Annual Meeting. p.52.
'Lipan' Pecan -
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2012. 'Lipan' Pecan. HortScience. 47(1):121-123.
The rare-earth metallome of pecan and other Carya -
Wood, B.W., Grauke, L.J. 2011. The rare-earth metallome of pecan and other Carya. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. 136(6):389-398.
Native walnuts of Texas -
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E., Mendoza-Hererra, M. 2012. Native walnuts of Texas. Acta Horticulturae. (ISHS) 948:199-210.
Population structure in the genus Carya -
Grauke, L.J., Mendoza-Herrera, M.A. 2012. Population structure in the genus Carya. Acta Horticulturae. (ISHS) 948:143-158.
Geographic patterns of genetic variation in native pecans -
Grauke, L.J., Mendoza-Herrera, M., Miller, A., Wood, B.W. 2011. Geographic patterns of genetic variation in native pecans. Tree Genetics and Genomes. 7(5):917-932.
Variation in anatomical characteristics in leaves of pecan seedstocks from Mexico and the United States -
Sagaram, M., Lombardini, L., Grauke, L.J. 2011. Variation in anatomical characteristics in leaves of pecan seedstocks from Mexico and the United States. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. 136(2):103-108.
A comparative study of buoyancy duration in Carya aquatica, Carya illinoinensis, and Carya x lecontei seeds -
Kroh, G.E., Svoboda, J.R., Grauke, L.J., Grusak, M.A. 2011. A comparative study of buoyancy duration in Carya aquatica, Carya illinoinensis, and Carya x lecontei seeds [abstract]. Texas Academy of Sciences 114th Annual Meeting. p. 52.
A comparison of root iron reduction capabilities in Carya aquatica, Carya illinoinensis, and Carya x lecontei -
Svoboda, J.R., Kroh, G.E., Grauke, L.J., Grusak, M.A. 2011. A comparison of root iron reduction capabilities in Carya aquatica, Carya illinoinensis, and Carya x lecontei [abstract]. Texas Academy of Sciences 114th Annual Meeting. p. 53.
'Mandan' Pecan -
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2010. 'Mandan' Pecan. HortScience. 45(9):1392-1393.
'Apalachee' Pecan -
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2010. 'Apalachee' Pecan. HortScience. 45(9):1386-1387.
Pecan. In: Clark, J.R. md C.E. Finn. (eds.) Register of new fruit and nut cultivars - list 45 -
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E. 2010. Pecan: Register of new fruit and nut cultivars - list 45. HortScience. 45(5)739-740.
Plastid markers in Carya -
Plastid microsatellite markers in Carya -
Grauke, L.J., Mendoza-Herrera, M., Binzel, M. 2010. Plastid microsatellite markers in Carya. Acta Horticulturae. 859:237-246.
Variation in low temperature exotherms of pecan cultivar dormant twigs -
Volk, G.M., Waddell, J.W., Towill, L., Grauke, L.J. 2009. Variation in low temperature exotherms of pecan cultivar dormant twigs. HortScience. 44:317-321.
Lakota and recent USDA pecan releases -
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J., Reid, W. 2008. Lakota and recent USDA pecan releases. In: Proceedings of the Western Pecan Growers Association, March 2-4, 2008, Las Cruces, New Mexico. 42:22-29.
Pecan -
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E. 2008. Pecan. HortScience. 43(5):1334.
Confirmation of SSR markers within a structured collection of pecan [Carya illinoinesis (Wangenh.) K. Koch], cultivars -
Mendoza Herrera, M.A., Grauke, L.J., Binzel, M.L. 2007. Confirmation of SSR markers within a structured collection of pecan [Carya illinoinesis (Wangenh.) K. Koch], cultivars [abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome Conference XVI, January 12-16, 2008, San Diego, California. Paper No. P140.
Variation in leaf anatomy of pecan cultivars from three ecogeographic locations -
Sagaram, M., Lombardini, L., Grauke, L.J. 2007. Variation in leaf anatomy of pecan cultivars from three ecogeographic locations. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. 132:1-5.
Pistacia in Afghanistan -
Fruit and Nut Genebanks in the US National Plant Germplasm System -
Postman, J.D., Hummer, K.E., Stover, E.W., Krueger, R., Forsline, P.L., Grauke, L.J., Zee, F.T., Ayala Silva, T., Irish, B.M. 2007. Fruit and Nut Genebanks in the US National Plant Germplasm System. Pomona.
Pecan site evaluations -
Grauke, L.J. 2007. Pecan Site Evaluations. In: Stein, L.J., McEachern, G.R., editors. Texas Pecan Handbook. Volume 1. College Station, TX: Texas Cooperative Extension/Horticulture. p. 27-35.
Pecan Pollination -
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E. 2007. Pecan Pollination. In: Stein, L.J., McEachern, G.R., editors. Texas Pecan Handbook. Volume 1. College Station, TX: Texas Cooperative Extension/Horticulture. p. 41-48.
Pecan Rootstocks -
Grauke, L.J. 2007. Pecan Rootstocks. In: Stein, L.J., McEachern, G.R., editors. Texas Pecan Handbook. Volume 1. College Station, TX: Texas Cooperative Extension/Horticulture. p. 49-51.
FRUIT AND NUT GENEBANKS IN THE US NATIONAL PLANT GERMPLASM SYSTEM -
Postman, J.D., Hummer, K.E., Stover, E.W., Krueger, R., Forsline, P.L., Grauke, L.J., Zee, F.T., Ayala Silva, T., Irish, B.M. 2006. Fruit and nut genebanks in the us national plant germplasm system. HortScience. 41(5):1188-1194.
PECANS -
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E. 2006. Pecan. Register of new fruit and nut varieties. HortScience. 41(5):1119-1120.
MICROSATELLITE MARKERS FOR VERIFYING PARENTAGE OF PECANS -
Grauke, L.J., Mendoza-Herrera, M.A., Loopstra, C., Thompson, T.E. 2006. Microsatellite markers for verifying parentage of pecans [abstract]. HortScience. 40(3):515.
'WACO' PECAN SUITABLE FOR WESTERN U.S. -
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J., Lombardini, L. 2005. 'Waco' pecan suitable for western U.S. HortScience. 40(07):2207-2208.
NEW USDA NPACTS PRODUCTION TESTS AND PERFORMANCE OF USDA CULTIVARS -
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2005. New USDA NPACTS production tests and performance of USDA cultivars. Proceedings of 39th Western Pecan Growers Association. 39:28-32.
RECOGNITION OF UNCULTURED BACTERIAL COCCI ASSOCIATED WITH FUSICLADOSPORIUM EFFUSUM -
Stanford, R.L., Medrano, E.G., Thompson, T.E., Ellis, E.A., Grauke, L.J. 2005. Recognition of uncultured gram positive cocci associated with Fusicladosporium effusum [abstract]. American Society for Microbiology. 105:187.
PERFORMANCE OF NEW USDA CLONES IN NPACTS-C AT COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS -
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2004. Performance of new USDA clones in NPACTS-C at College Station, Texas. Pecan South. 37(9):4-10.
USDA PECAN CULTIVARS FOR THE SOUTHEASTERN US -
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E. 2004. USDA pecan cultivars for the southeastern United States. Proceedings of Southeastern Pecan Growers Association. 97:84-91.
PECAN -
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E. 2007. Pecan. In: Janick, J., Paull, R.E., editors. The Encyclopedia of Fruit and Nuts. Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing. p. 409-418.
PERFORMANCE OF USDA SELECTIONS AND CHECK CULTIVARS IN THE BROWNWOOD-C NPACTS PERFORMANCE TEST -
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2003. Performance of USDA selections and check cultivars in the Brownwood-C NPACTS performance test. Proceedings of Texas Pecan Growers Association. 70:38-40.
PERFORMANCE OF USDA SELECTIONS AND CHECK CULTIVARS IN THE BROWNWOOD-C NPACTS PERFORMANCE TEST -
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2003. Performance of USDA selections and check cultivars in the Brownwood-c NPACTs performance test. Proceedings of Texas Pecan Growers Association. 70:38-40.
LEAF STRUCTURE AND NUTRIENT CONTENT VARIES IN NATIVE PECAN POPULATIONS -
Grauke, L.J., Storey, J.B., Thompson, T.E., Wood, B.W. 2003. Leaf structure and nutrient content varies in native pecan populations. Proceedings of Texas Pecan Growers Association. 70:59-60.
PECAN NUT AND KERNEL CHARACTERISTICS ARE RELATED TO SHELLING EFFICIENCY -
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2003. Pecan nut and kernel traits are related to shelling efficiency. HortScience. 38:586-590.
SITE SELECTION AND PREPARATION -
GRAUKE, L.J. SITE SELECTION AND PREPARATION. FULBRIGHT, D.W. EDITOR., SALINE, MI: MCNAUGHTON AND GUNN, INC.; CHAPTER 10. 2003. P. 249-270. A GUIDE TO NUT TREE CULTURE IN NORTH AMERICA.
ROOTSTOCK DEVELOPMENT IN TEMPERATE NUT CROPS -
ROOTSTOCK DEVELOPMENT IN TEMPERATE NUT CROPS -
PECAN SITE SELECTION AND PREPARATION -
Grauke, L.J. 2003. Pecan site selection and preparation. In: Stein, L.A., McEachern, G.R., editors. Texas Pecan Handbook Volume II. College Station, TX: Texas Cooperative Extension Service. p. 1-21.
NUTS -
GRAUKE, L.J. NUTS. KATZ, S.H., EDITOR. SCRIBNER LIBRARY OF DAILY LIFE/THOMAS & GALE, NEW YORK, NY. ENCYCLOPEDIA OF FOOD AND CULTURE: FOOD PRODUCTION TO NUTS. 2002. V. 2. P. 605-614.
ROOTSTOCK INFLUENCE ON TREE PERFORMANCE -
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E., Wood, B.W., Storey, J.B. 2003. Rootstock influence on tree performance. Proceedings of Texas Pecan Growers Association. 70:20-24.
ROOTSTOCK DEVELOPMENT IN TEMPERATE NUT CROPS -
HICKORIES -
THE PECAN INDUSTRY IN CHINA -
'NACONO' PECAN SUITABLE FOR MOST PECAN GROWING AREAS -
HOST PLANT RESISTANCE TO BLACKMARGINED APHIDS ON PECAN -
ROOTSTOCK RESEARCH AT THE LSU PECAN RESEARCH-EXTENSION STATION -
PECAN -
OPTIMIZATION OF MICROSATELLITE METHODOLOGIES FOR THE ANALYSIS OF PECAN VARIATION -
GREENHOUSE AND FIELD RESISTANCE TO YELLOW APHIDS IN THE 'PAWNEE' PECAN -
THE EFFECT OF YEAR, CULTIVAR, LOCATION AND STORAGE REGIME ON PECAN KERNAL COLOR -
'SAN SABA' PECAN -
GREENHOUSE AND FIELD RESISTANCE TO YELLOW APHIDS IN THE 'PAWNEE' PECAN -
AN UPDATE ON THE USDA PECAN BREEDING PROGRAM AND NPACTS TESTING IN THE WEST -
REPRODUCTIVE AND VEGETATIVE TRAITS OF PECAN CULTIVARS AND A NEW SYSTEM FOR CLASSIFYING FLOWER MATURITY -
'KANZA' PECAN -
PECAN KERNEL COLOR: STANDARDS USING THE MUNSELL SYSTEM OF COLOR -
EFFECT OF SEASON, CULTIVAR, LOCATION, AND STORAGE REGIME ON KERNEL COLOR IN PECANS -
VARIABILITY IN PECAN FLOWERING -
PECAN KERNEL COLOR: STANDARDS USING MUNSELL COLOR CHIPS -
THE INFLUENCE OF YIELD ON FATTY ACID COMPOSITION -
PATTERNS OF ROOTSTOCK USAGE IN THE PECAN INDUSTRY -
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