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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Kevin B Jensen
Research Geneticist (Plants)


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Revegetation medusahead-invaded rangelands in the channeled scablands of Eastern Washington -
Comparative trends in forage nutritional quality across the growing season in thirteen grasses -
Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G., Rigby, C.W., Waldron, B.L. 2016. Comparative trends in forage nutritional quality across the growing season in thirteen grasses. Canadian Journal of Plant Science. doi: 10.1139/cjps2015-3208.
Notice of release of Charleston Peak Germplasm: selected class, genetically manipulated track pre-variety germplasm -
Jensen, K.B., Larson, S.R., Bushman, B.S., Robins, J.G. 2016. Notice of release of Charleston Peak Germplasm: selected class, genetically manipulated track pre-variety germplasm. Native Plant Journal. 17:127-133.
Current status of feed quality breeding and testing in North America -
Robins, J.G., Bushman, B.S., Jensen, K.B. 2016. Current status of feed quality breeding and testing in North America. Grass and Forage Science.
Notice of release of Fanny Germplasm, Carmel Germplasm, and Bonneville Germplasm Searls' prairie clover: Selected class of natural germplasm -
Johnson, D.A., Bushman, B.S., Connors, K.J., Bhattarai, K., Jones, T.A., Jensen, K.B., Parr, S.D., Eldredge, E.P. 2015. Notice of release of Fanny Germplasm, Carmel Germplasm, and Bonneville Germplasm Searls' prairie clover: Selected class of natural germplasm. Native Plant Journal. 16:265-275.
Notice of release of 'Bannock II' thickspike wheatgrass -
Robins, J.G., Jensen, K.B., Bushman, B.S. 2015. Notice of release of 'Bannock II' thickspike wheatgrass. Native Plant Journal. 16:259-264.
Mapping quantitative trait loci controlling seed and grain production traits of intermediate wheatgrass (Thinopyrum intermedium) -
Larson, S.R., Kantarsk, T., Zhang, X., Dehaan, L., Poland, J., Jensen, K.B., Anderson, J.A. 2015. Mapping quantitative trait loci controlling seed and grain production traits of intermediate wheatgrass (Thinopyrum intermedium). Meeting Abstract.
Genes and quantitative trait loci (QTL) controlling trace element concentrations in perennial grasses grown on phytotoxic soil contaminated with heavy metals -
Yun, L., Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B., Staub, J.E., Grossl, P.R. 2015. Genes and quantitative trait loci (QTL) controlling trace element concentrations in perennial grasses grown on phytotoxic soil contaminated with heavy metals. Plant and Soil. doi: 10.1007/s11104-015-2583-5.
Registration of Arsenal meadow bromegrass -
Jensen, K.B., Singh, D., Bushman, B.S., Robins, J.G. 2015. Registration of Arsenal meadow bromegrass. Journal of Plant Registrations. 9:304-310
Genome evolution of intermediate wheatgrass as revealed by EST-SSR markers developed from its three progenitor diploid species -
Wang, R., Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B., Bushman, B.S., Dehaan, L.R., Wang, S., Yan, X. 2015. Genome evolution of intermediate wheatgrass as revealed by EST-SSR markers developed from its three progenitor diploid species. Genome. 58:63-70.
Effects of selection on genetic diversity in native grass species -
Jensen, K.B., Jones, T.A., Larson, S.R. 2015. Effects of selection on genetic diversity in native grass species. Ecological Society of America Abstracts. OOS 39-2.
Ionomics: Genes and QTLs controlling heavy metal uptake in perennial grasses grown on phytoxic soil -
Yun, L., Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B., Staub, J.E. 2015. Ionomics: Genes and QTLs controlling heavy metal uptake in perennial grasses grown on phytoxic soil. Meeting Abstract.
Heterosis for protein, digestibility, fiber, and water soluble carbohydrates in nine sources of orchardgrass germplasm -
Robins, J.G., Bushman, B.S., Escribano, S., Jensen, K.B. 2015. Heterosis for protein, digestibility, fiber, and water soluble carbohydrates in nine sources of orchardgrass germplasm. Euphytica. 204:503-511.
Genetic variation for dry matter yield, forage quality, and seed traits among the half-sib progency of nine orchardgrass germplasm -
Robins, J.G., Bushman, B.S., Jensen, K.B., Escribano, S., Blaser, G. 2014. Genetic variation for dry matter yield, forage quality, and seed traits among the half-sib progency of nine orchardgrass germplasm. Crop Science. 55:275-283.
UTDG -101, a late-maturing orchardgrass germplasm with increased winter hardiness and forage quality -
Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G., Bushman, B.S., Johnson, D.A., Stratton, S.D., Heaton, K. 2014. UTDG -101, a late-maturing orchardgrass germplasm with increased winter hardiness and forage quality. Journal of Plant Registrations. 8:318-323.
Uptake of Al, As, Cr, Cd, Cu, Fe, Mn, Ni, Pb, Sr, and Zn in native wheatgrasses, wildryes, and bluegrass on three metal-contaminated soils from Montana -
Yun, L., K.B. Jensen, S.R. Larson, J.E. Staub. 2014. Uptake of Al, As, Cr, Cd, Cu, Fe, Mn, Ni, Pb, Sr, and Zn in native wheatgrasses, wildryes, and bluegrass. J. of Environmental Quality (Submitted 13 May 2014).
Genetic diversity and variation in North American orchardgrass (Dactylis glomerata L.) cultivars and breeding lines -
Xie, W., Bushman, B.S., Ma, Y., West, M.S., Robins, J.G., Michaels, L.A., Jensen, K.B., Zhang, X., Casler, M.D., Stratton, S.D. 2014. Genetic diversity and variation in North American orchardgrass (Dactylis glomerata L.) cultivars and breeding lines. Grassland Science. 60:185-193.
Seasonal trends in nonstructural carbohydrates in cool- and warm- season grasses -
Jensen, K.B., P. Harrison, N.J. Chatterton, B.S. Bushman, J.E. Creech. 2014. Seasonal trends in nonstructural carbohydrates in cool- and warm- season grasses. Crop Science. 54:1-13.
Plant parameters for plant functional groups of western rangelands to enable process-based simulation modeling Reprint Icon -
Kiniry, J.R., Briggs, J., Englert, J., Weltz, M.A., Jensen, K.B., Tilley, D., Stannard, M., Young-Mathews, A., Blanke, T., Smither-Kopperl, M., Winslow, S., Goodson, D. 2014. Plant parameters for plant functional groups of western rangelands to enable process-based simulation modeling. American Journal of Experimental Agriculture. 4(7):746-766.
Genetic control of rhizomes and genomic localization of a major-effect growth habit QTL in perennial wildrye -
Yun, L., Larson, S.R., Mott, I.W., Jensen, K.B., Staub, J.E. 2014. Genetic control of rhizomes and genomic localization of a major-effect growth habit QTL in perennial wildrye. Molecular Genetics and Genomics. 289:383-397.
Genes and QTLs controlling biomass yield and composition traits in perennial wildrye -
Wu, X., Yun, L., Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B., Pearson, C., Robins, J.G. 2014. Genes and QTLs controlling biomass yield and composition traits in perennial wildrye. Meeting Abstract.
Rangeland and warm-season forage grasses -
Jensen, K.B., Anderson, W.F. 2014. Rangeland and warm-season forage grasses. In: Smith, S., Diers, B., Specht, J., Carver, B., editors. Yield gains in major U.S. field crops. CSSA Special Publications 33. Madison, WI: American Society of Agronomy, Inc., Crop Science Society of America, Inc., and Soil Science Society of America, Inc. p. 219-266.
Germination, biomass production, and root growth in range restoration grasses on Se overburden soils -
Western land managers will need all available tools for adapting to climate change, including grazing: A critique of Beschta et al Reprint Icon -
Svejcar, A.J., Boyd, C.S., Davies, K.W., Madsen, M.D., Bates, J.D., Sheley, R.L., Marlow, C., Bohnert, D., Borman, M., Mata-Gonzalez, R., Buckhouse, J., Stringham, T., Perryman, B., Swanson, S., Tate, K., George, M., Ruyle, G., Roundy, B., Call, C., Jensen, K.B., Launchbaugh, K., Gearhart, A., Vermeire, L.T., Tanaka, J., Derner, J.D., Frasier, G.W., Havstad, K.M. 2014. Western land managers will need all available tools for adapting to climate change, including grazing: A critique of Beschta et al. Environmental Management. 53:1035-1038. DOI: 10.1007/s00267-013-0218-2.
Genes and quantitative trait loci controlling biomass yield and forage quality traits in perennial wildrye -
Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G., Waldron, B.L. 2014. Genes and quantitative trait loci controlling biomass yield and forage quality traits in perennial wildrye. Crop Science. 54:111-126.
Uses and potential of DNA technologies in forage, turf, and rangeland crop seed production -
Bushman, B.S., Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G. 2013. Uses and potential of DNA technologies in forage, turf, and rangeland crop seed production. Idaho/Eastern Oregon Seed Association Summer Conference, McCall, ID. Meeting Abstract.
Genes and QTLs controlling inflorescence and culm branch architecture in Leymus (Poaceae: Triticeae) wildrye -
Larson, S.R., Kellogg, E.A., Jensen, K.B. 2013. Genes and QTLs controlling inflorescence and culm branch architecture in Leymus (Poaceae: Triticeae) wildrye. Journal of Heredity. doi:10.10931/jhered/est/033.
Native grasses for biomass production at high elevations -
Pearson, C.H., Larson, S.R., Keske, C.M., Jensen, K.B. 2015. Native grasses for biomass production at high elevations. In: Cruz, V.M.Z., and Dierig, D.A., editors. Industrial Crops Breeding for Bioenergy and Bioproducts. New York, NY:Springer. p. 101-132.
'Snowstorm' a new forage kochia cultivar with improved stature, productivity, and nutritional content for enhanced fall and winter grazing -
Waldron, B.L., Larson, S.R., Peel, M., Jensen, K.B., Mukimov, T.C., Rabbimov, A., Zobell, D.R., Wang, R., Smith, R.C., Harrison, R.D., Davenport, B.W. 2013. 'Snowstorm' a new forage kochia cultivar with improved stature, productivity, and nutritional content for enhanced fall and winter grazing. Journal of Plant Registrations. 7(2): 140-150. doi: 10.3198/jpr.2012.08.0020crc.
Wide-scale population sampling identifies three phylogeographic races of Leymus cinereus and low-level genetic admixture with Leymus triticoides -
Culumber, C.M., Larson, S.R., Jones, T.A., Jensen, K.B. 2013. Wide-scale population sampling identifies three phylogeographic races of Leymus cinereus and low-level genetic admixture with Leymus triticoides. Crop Sci. 53:996-1007.
Development of a new genetic map for testing effects of creeping wildrye genes in basin wildrye backcross populations -
Yun, L., Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G., Zobel, D. 2013. Development of a new genetic map for testing effects of creeping wildrye genes in basin wildrye backcross populations. Meeting Abstract.
Alfalfa and forage kochia improve nutritive value of semiarid rangelands -
Peel, M., Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G. 2013. Alfalfa and forage kochia improve nutritive value of semiarid rangelands. Forage and Grazinglands. doi:10.1094/FG-2013-121-01-RS.
Stabilizer, a new low growing Siberian wheatgrass cultivar for use on semiarid lands -
Jensen, K.B., Bushman, B.S., Waldron, B.L., Robins, J.G., Johnson, D.A., Staub, J.E. 2013. Stabilizer, a new low growing Siberian wheatgrass cultivar for use on semiarid lands. Journal of Plant Registrations. 7:89-94.
Genetic variation for morphology and maturity among the half-sib progeny of nine orchardgrass germplasm populations -
Robins, J.G., Bushman, B.S., Jensen, K.B., Blaser, G. 2012. Genetic variation for morphology and maturity among the half-sib progeny of nine orchardgrass germplasm populations. Crop Sci. 52:2276-2282. doi: 10.2135/cropsci2012.02.01.20.
Dry matter yield combining ability among nine sources of orchardgrass germplasm -
Robins, J.G., Bushman, B.S., Jensen, K.B. 2012. Dry matter yield combining ability among nine sources of orchardgrass germplasm. Euphytica 188.419-428. doi 10.1007/s10681-012-0707-z.
Regeneration of Russian wildrye foundation seed and its effect on genetic diversity and linkage disequilibrium -
Mott, I.W., Jensen, K.B., Larson, S.R. 2012. Regeneration of Russian wildrye foundation seed and its effect on genetic diversity and linkage disequilibrium. Seed Technol J. 34:79-86.
Genetic resources for intermediate wheatgrass -
Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B. 2012. Genetic resources for intermediate wheatgrass. Meeting Abstract.
Stand establishment and persistence of perennial cool-season grasses in the Intermountain West and Central and Northern Great Plains -
Robins, J.G., Jensen, K.B., Jones, T.A., Waldron, B.L., Peel, M., Rigby, C.W., Vogel, K.P., Mitchell, R., Palazzo, A.J., Cary, T.J. 2013. Stand establishment and persistence of perennial cool-season grasses in the Intermountain West and Central and Northern Great Plains. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 66:181-190.
Dry matter yield, heading date, and plant mortality of orchardgrass (Dactylis glomerata L.) subspecies in a semi-arid environment -
Bushman, B.S., J.G. Robins, and K.B. Jensen, 2011. Dry matter yield, heading date, and plant mortality of orchardgrass (Dactylis glomerata L.) subspecies in a semi-arid environment. Crop Sci. 52:745-751.
Fall and winter forage characteristics on 15 perennial range grass species -
Jensen, K.B., Derner, J.D., Staub, J.E., Rigby, C.W., Waldron, B.L. 2012. Fall and winter forage characteristics on 15 perennial range grass species. Abstract #23. Society for Range Management 65th Annual Meetings, Spokane, WA. Jan. 28-Feb. 5, 2012.
Native grasses for biomass -
Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G. 2011. Native grasses for biomass. Meeting Abstract.
Leymus EST linkage maps identify 4NsL-5NsL reciprocal translocation, wheat-leymus chromosome introgressions, and functionally important gene loci -
Larson, S.R., Kishii, M., Tsujimoto, H., Qi, L., Chen, P., Lazo, G.R., Jensen, K.B., Wang, R. 2011. Leymus EST linkage maps identify 4NsL-5NsL reciprocal translocation, wheat-Leymus chromosome introgressions, and functionally important gene loci. Theor Appl Genet. 124:189-206.
Genetic improvement and diversity in Snake River wheatgrass (Elymus wawawaiensis) (Poaceae: Triticeae) -
Jensen, K.B., Mott, I.W., Robins, J.G., Waldron, B.L., Nelson, M. 2012. Genetic improvement and diversity in Snake River wheatgrass (Elymus wawawaiensis) (Poaceae: Triticeae). Rangel Ecol Manage. 65:76-84.
A molecular genetic linkage map identifying the St and H sub-genomes of Elymus wheatgrass (Poaceae: Triticeae) -
Mott, I.W., Larson, S.R., Jones, T.A., Robins, J.G., Jensen, K.B., Peel, M. 2011. A molecular genetic linkage map identifying the St and H sub-genomes of Elymus wheatgrass (Poaceae: Triticeae). Genome. 54:819-828.
Genetic differentiation and admixture among Eurasian and North American Leymus (Triticeae) wildryes detected using chloroplast DNA sequences and AFLP profiles -
Culumber, C.M., Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B., Jones, T.A. 2011. Genetic differentiation and admixture among Eurasian and North American Leymus (Triticeae) wildryes detected using chloroplast DNA sequences and AFLP profiles. Plant Systematics and Evolution. 294:207-225.
Orchardgrass (Dactylis Glomerata L.) EST and SSR marker development, annotation, and transferability -
Bushman, B.S., Larson, S.R., Robins, J.G., Jensen, K.B., Hernandez, A., Vullaganti, D., Gong, G., Thimmapuram, J., Tuna, M. 2011. Orchardgrass (Dactylis Glomerata L.) EST and SSR marker development, annotation, and transferability. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 123:119-129.
Forage yield of grass-alfalfa and grass-forage kochia mixtues on semi-arid rangelands -
Peel, M., Jensen, K.B., Waldron, B.L., Robins, J.G. 2011. Forage yield of grass-alfalfa and grass-forage kochia mixtues on semi-arid rangelands. Forage and Grazinglands. doi:1094/FG-2011-0516-01-RS.
'Recovery', a new western wheatgrass cultivar with improved seedling establishment on rangelands -
Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B., Palazzo, A.J., Cary, T.J., Robins, J.G., Peel, M., Ogle, D.G., St. John, L. 2011. 'Recovery', a new western wheatgrass cultivar with improved seedling establishment on rangelands. Journal of Plant Registrations. 5:1-7.
Genome analysis of biomass heterosis and other functionally important perennial grass traits in hybrid leymus wildryes -
Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G. 2011. Genome analysis of biomass heterosis and other functionally important perennial grass traits in hybrid leymus wildryes. Plant and Animal Genome XXIX Conference in San Diego, January 15-19, 2011.
Breeding Strategies for the Development of Native Grasses -
Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G., Waldron, B.L., Larson, S.R. 2011. Breeding Strategies for the Development of Native Grasses. Abstract #31. Society for Range Management 64th Annual Meetings, Billings, Montana. February 6-10, 2011. (Invited)
History of Crested Wheatgrass (Agropyron) in North America -
Jensen, K.B. 2011. History of Crested Wheatgrass (Agropyron) in North America. Abstract #32. Society for Range Management 64th Annual Meetings, Billings, Montana. February 6-10, 2011. (Invited)
Identification of Species, Quantitative Trait Loci (QTLs), and Hybrids Important for Low-Input Biomass Production and Hetersis in Semiarid Cold-Growing Environments -
Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G. 2010. Identification of Species, Quantitative Trait Loci (QTLs), and Hybrids Important for Low-Input Biomass Production and Hetersis in Semiarid Cold-Growing Environments. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Forage, Turfgrass and Biofuel Germplasm Research, pgs. 117-120, October 9-13, 2010. Yangling, China.
Identification of creeping foxtail germplasm with high dry matter yield and nutritive value -
Robins, J.G. and K.B. Jensen, 2011. Identification of creeping foxtail germplasm with high dry matter yield and nutritive value. Crop Science. 51:728-735.
Analyses of Thinopyrum bessarabicum, Th. elongation and Th. junceum chromosomes using EST-SSR markers -
Wang, R., Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B. 2010. Analyses of Thinopyrum bessarabicum, Th. elongation and Th. junceum chromosomes using EST-SSR markers. Genome. 53:1083-1089.
Forage Production on Dry Rangelands of Binary Grass-Legume Mixtures at Four Plant Densities -
Peel, M., Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G. 2010. Forage Production on Dry Rangelands of Binary Grass-Legume Mixtures at Four Plant Densities. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts.
Potential of Kochia prostrata and perennial grasses for rangeland restoration in Jordan -
Bailey, D.W., Tabini, R., Waldron, B.L., Libbin, J.D., Al-Khalidi, K., Alqadi, A., Al Oun, M., Jensen, K.B. 2010. Potential of Kochia prostrata and perennial grasses for rangeland restoration in Jordan. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 63:707-711.
Identification of thickspike wheatgrass accessions with superior rhizome spread, seed production, and seed quality -
Robins, J.G., and K.B.Jensen, 2010. Identification of thickspike wheatgrass accessions with superior rhizome spread, seed production, and seed quality. Native Plant Journal. 11:107-116.
New Range Plants, Their Adaptations and Uses -
Jensen, K.B., Waldron, B.L., Peel, M., Robins, J.G., Jones, T.A. 2010. New Range Plants, Their Adaptations and Uses. Meeting Proceedings in 32nd Annual Range and Livestock Workshops, Arizona/Utah. April 6th, Kanab, UT and April 7th, Hurricane, UT. 2010. p. 34-40.
Transferability of Orchardgrass (Dactylis Glomerata) SSR Primers and Genetic Diversity of Orchardgrass Subspecies -
Bushman, B.S., Larson, S.R., Robins, J.G., Jensen, K.B. 2010. Transferability of Orchardgrass (Dactylis Glomerata) SSR Primers and Genetic Diversity of Orchardgrass Subspecies. MBFT, March 15-19, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Meeting Abstract.
Species Selection and Grazing Management Guidelines -
Ogle, D.G., St. John, L., Jensen, K.B. 2010. Species Selection and Grazing Management Guidelines. p. 7-20. In G.E. Shewmaker and M.G. Bohle (eds.) Pasture and Grazing Management in the Northwest, PNW 614, University of Idaho Extension, Moscow. Book Chapter.
Potential for use of Kochia prostrata and perennial grasses for rehabilitation in Jordan -
Bailey, D.W., Al Tabini, R., Waldron, B.L., Libbin, J., Alqadi, A., Al Oun, M., Al-Khalidi, K., Jensen, K.B. 2010. Potential for use of Kochia prostrata and perennial grasses for rehabilitation in Jordan. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts, February 2010, Denver, CO.
Germination and Persistence of Rangeland Grasses on Heavy Metal Soils -
Jensen, K.B., Larson, S.R., Jennings, S.R., Neuman, D.R., Staub, J.E. 2010. Germination and Persistence of Rangeland Grasses on Heavy Metal Soils. Agronomy Abstracts.
Relative cattle preference of 24 forage kochia (Kochia prostrata) entries and its relation to forage nutritive value and morphological characteristics -
Waldron, B.L., Davenport, B.W., Malecheck, J.C., Jensen, K.B. 2010. Relative cattle preference of 24 forage kochia (Kochia prostrata) entries and its relation to forage nutritive value and morphological characteristics. Crop Science. 50:2112-2123.
Nutritive Valve of Herbage of Five Semi-Irrigated Pasture Species Across an Irrigation Gradient -
Jensen, K.B., Waldron, B.L., Peel, M., Robins, J.G. 2010. Nutritive Valve of Herbage of Five Semi-Irrigated Pasture Species Across an Irrigation Gradient. Grass and Forage Science. 65:92-101.
Germination and Persistence of Rangeland Grasses on Heavy Metal Soils -
Jensen, K.B., Larson, S.R., Jennings, S.R., Neuman, D.R., Staub, J.E. 2009. Germination and Persistence of Rangeland Grasses on Heavy Metal Soils. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts (CD-ROM). Pittsburg, PA. October 4-8 2009.
USDA-ARS gene, genomic, and trait discovery research in perennial triticeae grasses -
Larson, S.R., Bushman, B.S., Mott, I.W., Wang, R., Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G., Jones, T.A. 2009. USDA-ARS gene, genomic, and trait discovery research in perennial triticeae grasses. International Triticeae Symposium Proceedings, "6th International Triticeae Symposium" May 30 - June 5, 2009. in Kyoto, Japan.
'Don' a Diploid Falcata Alfalfa for Western US Rangelands -
Peel, M., Asay, K.H., Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G., Mott, I.W. 2009. 'Don' a Diploid Falcata Alfalfa for Western US Rangelands. Journal of Plant Registrations 3:115-118.
Screening for Salnity Tolerance Among Falcata Alfalfa PI's -
Peel, M., Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G. 2009. Screening for Salnity Tolerance Among Falcata Alfalfa PI's. Crop Science 49:1359-1366 (2009).
Intermountain West Military Training Lands Planting Guide: Selecting Seed Mixtures for Actively Used Military Lands -
Palazzo, A.J., Hardy, S.E., Cary, T.J., Asay, K.H., Jensen, K.B. 2008. Intermountain West Military Training Lands Planting Guide: Selecting Seed Mixtures for Actively Used Military Lands. 43 pp. U.S. Army Research and Engineering Center, Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory. Hanover, New Hampshire. (Technical Bulletin).
Establishment of Warm-Season Grasses in Summer and Damage in Winter Under Supplementary Irrigation in a Semi-Arid Environment at High Elevation in Western United States of America -
Robins, J.G., Jensen, K.B., Peel, M., Waldron, B.L. 2009. Establishment of Warm-Season Grasses in Summer and Damage in Winter Under Supplementary Irrigation in a Semi-Arid Environment at High Elevation in Western United States of America. Grass and Forage Science 64:42-48.
Intermountain West Military Lands Planting Guide -
Palazzo, A.J., Hardy, S.E., Cary, T.J., Asay, K., Jensen, K.B. 2008. Intermountain West Military Lands Planting Guide. 43 pp. U.S. Army Research. An Engineering Center: Selecting seed mixtures for actively used military lands. Cold Region Research and Engineering Laboratory, Hanover, New Hampshire.
Improved Establishment Characteristics of 'Vavilov II' Siberian Wheatgrass -
Jensen, K.B., Palazzo, A.J., Waldron, B.L., Robins, J.G., Bushman, B.S., Johnson, D.A., Ogle, D.G. 2009. Improved Establishment Characteristics of 'Vavilov II' Siberian Wheatgrass. Journal of Plant Registrations 3:61-64.
Increased Seedling Vigor in 'Hycrest II' Crested Wheatgrass -
Jensen, K.B., Larson, S.R., Waldron, B.L., Robins, J.G. 2009. Increased Seedling Vigor in 'Hycrest II' Crested Wheatgrass. Journal of Plant Registrations 3:57-60.
Identification of Species, Genes, and Trait Appropriate for Low-Input Biomass Production in Western North America -
Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B., Jones, T.A., Robins, J.G. 2008. Identification of Species, Genes, and Trait Appropriate for Low-Input Biomass Production in Western North America. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts.
Advantages of endophyte infection for irrigated pastures of semiarid, cold-desert environments -
Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B. 2008. Advantages of endophyte infection for irrigated pastures of semiarid, cold-desert environments. Agronomy Abstracts. ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2008 Annual Meetings, October 5-9, 2008, Houston, TX.
Genetic Characterization of Fitness Traits in Thickspike Wheatgrass -
Robins, J.G., Jensen, K.B. 2008. Genetic Characterization of Fitness Traits in Thickspike Wheatgrass. Canadian Journal of Plant Science. 88:925-927.
Wheatgrass and Wildrye Grasses (Triticeae) (Book Chapter) -
Wang, R. R-C., and Jensen, K.B. 2009. Chapter 3: Wheatgrass and Wildryes. In: Genetic Resources, Chromosome Engineering, and Crop Improvement. Vol 5 Forage Crops, Ram J. Singh (ed.), CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. Pp.41-79.
Notice of Release of NBR-1 Germplasm Basalt Milkvetch -
Johnson, D.A., Jones, T.A., Connors, K.J., Bhattarai, K., Bushman, B.S., Jensen, K.B. 2008. Notice of Release of NBR-1 Germplasm Basalt Milkvetch. Native Plant Journal 9:127-132.
Breeding Meadow Bromegrass for Forage Characteristics under a Linesource Irrigation Design -
Jensen, K.B., Waldron, B.L., Robins, J.G., Monaco, T.A., Peel, M. 2008. Breeding Meadow Bromegrass for Forage Characteristics under a Linesource Irrigation Design. Can. J. Plant Sci. 88:695-703.
Predicted Efficiency of Spaced Plant Selection to Indirectly Improve Tall Fescue Sward Yield and Quality -
Waldron, B.L., Robins, J.G., Peel, M., Jensen, K.B. 2008. Genetic Estimates for Forage Yield and Nutritional Quality of Tall Fescue Grown Under Spaced Plant and Sward Conditions. Crop Sci. 48: 443-449
New Genomic Resources for Orchardgrass -
Robins, J.G., Bushman, B.S., Jensen, K.B. 2008. New Genomic Resources for Orchardgrass. XXVIIth Eucarpia Symposium Proceedings on Improvement of Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses. pp. 202-203. Copenhagen, Denmark.
Forage Quality of Irrigated Pasture Species as Affected by Irrigation Rate -
Jensen, K.B., Waldron, B.L., Peel, M., Robins, J.G., Monaco, T.A. 2007. Forage Quality of Irrigated Pasture Species as Affected by Irrigation Rate. Symposium Proceedings.
Characterization and Evaluation of Snake River Wheatgrass Germplasm -
Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G., Waldron, B.L., Peel, M. 2007. Characterization and Evaluation of Snake River Wheatgrass Germplasm. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts.
Efficiency of Using Spaced Plants to Indirectly Improve Sward Yield and Nutritional Quality in Tall Fescue -
Waldron, B.L., Robins, J.G., Jensen, K.B., Peel, M. 2007. Efficiency of Using Spaced Plants to Indirectly Improve Sward Yield and Nutritional Quality in Tall Fescue. Agronomy Abstracts.
Cool Season Perennial Grasses for Hay -
Jensen, K.B., Waldron, B.L., Robins, J.G. 2007. Cool Season Perennial Grasses for Hay. Alfalfa Improvement Conference Proceedings. Reno, NV. December 12-13, 2006. pg. 137-146.
Registration of 'FirstStrike' Slender Wheatgrass -
Jensen, K.B., Palazzo, A.J., Waldron, B.L., Bushman, B.S. 2007. Registration of 'FirstStrike' Slender Wheatgrass. Journal of Plant Registrations 1:25.
COLOR AND SHOOT REGROWTH OF TURF-TYPE CRESTED WHEATGRASS MANAGED UNDER DEFICIT IRRIGATION -
Bushman, B.S., Waldron, B.L., Robins, J.G., Jensen, K.B. 2007. Color and shoot regrowth of turf-type crested wheatgrass managed under deficit irrigation. Applied Turfgrass Science.
Characterization of Testing Locations for Developing Cool-Season Grass Species -
Robins, J.G., Waldron, B.L., Vogel, K.P., Berdhal, J.D., Haferkamp, M.R., Jensen, K.B., Jones, T.A., Mitchell, R., Kindiger, B.K. 2007. Characterization of Testing Locations for Developing Cool-Season Grass Species. Crop Science 47:1004-1012.
POPULATION AND ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS ON SEED PRODUCTION, GERMINATION, AND SEEDLING VIGOR IN WESTERN WHEATGRASS (PASCOPYRUM SMITHII [RYDB.] A. LOVE) -
Waldron, B.L., Robins, J.G., Jensen, K.B., Palazzo, A.J., Cary, T.J., Berdhal, J.D. 2006. Population and environmental effects on seed production, germination, and seedling vigor in western wheatgrass (pascopyrum smithii [rydb.] a. love). Crop Science.
GROWTH HABIT, PLANT HEIGHT, AND FLOWERING QTLS IN NORTH AMERICAN LEYMUS WILDRYES -
Larson, S.R., Wu, X., Jones, T.A., Jensen, K.B., Chatterton, N.J., Waldron, B.L., Robins, J.G., Bushman, B.S., Palazzo, A.J. 2006. Growth habit, plant height, and flowering qtls in north american leymus wildryes. Crop Science.
WINTER HARDINESS EVALUATION IN ORCHARDGRASS AND MEADOW BROMEGRASS AT HIGH ELEVATIONS -
Jensen, K.B., Waldron, B.L., Heaton, K., Robins, J.G., Peel, M. 2006. Winter hardiness evaluation in orchardgrass and meadow bromegrass at high elevations. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts.
EVALUATION OF CRESTED WHEATGRASS MANAGED AS TURFGRASS -
Robins, J.G., Waldron, B.L., Cook, D.W., Jensen, K.B., Asay, K.H. 2006. Evaluation of crested wheatgrass turf managed as turfgrass. Online. Applied Turfgrass Science doi: 10.1094/ATS-2006-0523-01-RS. http://www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/sub/ats/research/2006/crested/default.asp
GENETIC VARIATION IN DRY MATTER PRODUCTION AND NUTRITIONAL CHARACTERISTICS OF MEADOW BROMEGRASS UNDER REPEATED DEFOLIATION -
Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G., Waldron, B.L., Peel, M. 2006. Genetic variation in dry matter production and nutritional characteristics of meadow bromegrass under repeated defoliation. Crop Science 46:1948-1954.
STOCKPILED FORAGE KOCHIA TO MAINTAIN BEEF COWS DURING WINTER -
Waldron, B.L., Zobell, D.R., Olson, K.C., Jensen, K.B., Snyder, D.L. 2006. Stockpiled forage kochia to maintain beef cows during winter. Rangeland Ecology and Management 59:275-284
NONSTRUCTURAL CARBOHYDRATES IN OAT FORAGE -
Chatterton, N.J., Watts, K.A., Jensen, K.B., Harrison, P.A., Horton, W.H. 2006. Nonstructural carbohydrates in oat forage. Journal of Nutrition 136:21115-21135.
FORAGES - CHAPTER 19 -
Jensen, K.B., Hill, R.W., Waldron, B.L., Peel, M. 2007. Forages. In: Lascano, R.E., and R.E. Sojka (eds). Irrigation of Agricultural Crops, 2nd ed., Agronomy Monograph Series No. 30. p. 363-393. Madison, WI.
VARIATION IN ABUNDANCE OF TWO REPETITIVE SEQUENCES IN LEYMUS AND PSATHYROSTACHYS SPECIES -
Wang, R., Zhang, J.Y., Lee, B.S., Jensen, K.B., Kishii, M., Tsujimoto, H. 2006. Variation in abundance of two repetitive sequences in leymus and psathyrostachys species. Genome 49:511-519
RELATIVE FORAGE PRODUCTION OF LEGUMES, GRASSES, AND LEGUME-GRASS MIXTURES ACROSS AN IRRIGATION GRADIENT -
Peel, M., Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B., Robins, J.G. 2005. Relative forage production of legumes, grasses, and legume-grass mixtures across an irrigation gradient. American Society of Agronomy Meetings.
CYTOGENETICS AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF HYBRIDS BETWEEN 6X, 4X, AND 2X PLOIDY LEVELS IN CRESTED WHEATGRASS -
Jensen, K.B., Larson, S.R., Waldron, B.L., Asay, K.H. 2006. Cytogenetics and molecular characterization of hybrids between 6x, 4x, and 2x ploidy levels in crested wheatgrass. Crop Science 46: 105-112. 2006
CHARACTERIZATION OF AMPHIPLOID HYBRIDS BETWEEN PSEUDOROEGNERIA SPICATA (PURSH.) A. LOVE AND ELYMUS LANCEOLATUS (SCRIBNER & SMITH) GOULD -
Jensen, K.B., Maughan, K.W., Asay, K.H. 2006. Characterization of amphiploid hybrids between pseudoroegneria spicata (pursh.) a. love and elymus lanceolatus (scribner & smith) gould. Crop Science 46:655-661.
REGISTRATION OF YAKIMA WESTERN YARROW GERMPLASM -
Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B., Harrison, R.D., Palazzo, A.J., Cary, T.J. 2006. Registration of yakima western yarrow germplasm. Crop Science 46:488-489
HERITABILITY OF RHIZOMATOUS GROWTH HABIT IN THICKSPIKE WHEATGRASS (ELYMUS LANCEOLATUS) -
Robins, J.G., Jensen, K.B., Peel, M., Waldron, B.L. 2006. Heritability of rhizomatous growth habit in thickspike wheatgrass (elymus lanceolatus). American Society of Agronomy Meetings.
REGISTRATION OF 'BOZOISKY-II' RUSSIAN WILDRYE -
Jensen, K.B., Asay, K.H., Johnson, D.A., Larson, S.R., Waldron, B.L., Palazzo, T.J. 2006. Registration of 'Bozoisky-ii' Russian wildrye. Crop Science 46:986-987.
LISTING OF INVASIVE SPECIES: A GENETIC APPROACH -
Jensen, K.B. 2005. Listing of invasive species: a genetic approach. Crop Science.
REGISTRATION OF RELIABLE SANDBERG BLUEGRASS GERMPLASM -
Waldron, B.L., Larson, S.R., Jensen, K.B., Harrison, R.D., Palazzo, A.J., Cary, T.J. 2006. Registration of reliable sandberg bluegrass germplasm. Crop Science 46:487-488
QTL ANALYSIS OF MINERAL, PROTEIN, AND FIBER CONTENT OF PERENNIAL LEYMUS WIlDRYES -
Larson, S.R., Mayland, H.F., Jensen, K.B. 2005. Qtl analysis of mineral, protein, and fiber content of perennial leymus wildryes. Agronomy Abstracts.
USING STOCKPILED FORAGE KOCHIA AND CRESTED WHEATGRASS TO MAINTAIN BEEF COWS DURING WINTER -
Waldron, B.L., Zobell, D.R., Olson, K.C., Jensen, K.B., Snyder, D.L. 2005. Using stockpiled forage kochia and crested wheatgrass to maintain beef cows during winter. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts.
FORAGE QUALITY AND WATER-USE EFFICIENCY IN NINE IRRIGATED PASTURE GRASSES UNDER AN IRRIGATION GRADIENT AND MULTIPLE HARVESTS -
Jensen, K.B., Waldron, B.L., Peel, M., Robins, J.G. 2005. Forage quality and water-use efficiency in nine irrigated pasture grasses under an irrigation gradient and multiple harvests. American Society of Agronomy Meetings.
PERSISTENCE AFTER THREE CYCLES OF SELECTION IN NEWHY RS-WHEATGRASS [ELYMUS HOFFMANNII K. B. JENSEN & ASAY] AT INCREASED SALINITY LEVELS -
Jensen, K.B., Peel, M., Waldron, B.L., Horton, W.H., Asay, K.H. 2005. Persistence after three cycles of selection in newhy rs-wheatgrass [elymus hoffmannii k. b. jensen & asay] at increased salinity levels. Crop Science 45:1717-1720.
Coexistence of Native and Introduced Grasses Following Simultaneous Seeding -
Waldron, B.L., Monaco, T.A., Jensen, K.B., Harrison, R.D., Palazzo, A.J., Kulbeth, J.B. 2005. Coexistence of Native and Introduced Grasses Following Simultaneous Seeding. Agronomy Journal 97:990-996
CHARACTERIZATION OF HYBRIDS FROM INDUCED X NATURAL TETRAPLOIDS OF RUSSIAN WILDRYE -
Jensen, K.B., Larson, S.R., Waldron, B.L., Johnson, D.A. 2005. Characterization of hybrids from induced x natural tetraploids of Russian wildrye. Crop Science 45:1305-1311.
PHYLOGEOGRAPHY OF BLUEBUNCH WHEATGRASS -
Larson, S.R., Jones, T.A., Jensen, K.B. 2004. Phylogeography of bluebunch wheatgrass. Agricultural Research Service Publication.
EFFECTS OF TANK TRACKING ON RANGE GRASSES -
Palazzo, A.J., Jensen, K.B., Waldron, B.L., Cary, T.J. 2005. Effects of tank tracking on range grasses. Terramechanics Journal.
BREEDING CWG-R CRESTED WHEATGRASS FOR REDUCED-MAINTENANCE TURF -
Hanks, J.D., Waldron, B.L., Johnson, P.G., Jensen, K.B., Asay, K.H. 2005. Breeding cwg-r crested wheatgrass for reduced-maintenance turf. Crop Science 45:524-528
SEEDED-ROWS VERSUS SPACED-PLANTS TO ESTIMATE HERITABILITY IN TALL FESCUE -
Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B., Peel, M. 2004. Seeded-rows versus spaced-plants to estimate heritability in tall fescue. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts.
VARIATION IN TRAITS OF INTEREST AMONG HEDYSARUM BOREALE ACCESSIONS -
Peel, M., Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B., Walker, S. 2004. Variation in traits of interest among hedysarum boreale accessions. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts.
POPULATION STRUCTURE IN PSEUDOROEGNERIA SPICATA (POACEAE: TRITICEAE) MODELED BY BAYESIAN CLUSTERING OF AFLP GENOTYPES -
Larson, S.R., Jones, T.A., Jensen, K.B. 2004. Population structure in pseudoroegneria spicata (poaceae: triticeae) modeled by bayesian clustering of aflp genotypes. American Journal of Botany.
REGISTRATION OF 'MUSTANG' ALTAI WILDRYE CULTIVAR -
Jensen, K.B., Larson, S.R., Waldron, B.L. 2004. Registration of 'Mustang' altai wildrye cultivar. Crop Science 45:1168-1169.
CYTOLOGY AND FERTILITY OF ADVANCED POPULATIONS OF ELYMUS LANCEOLATUS (SCRIBN. & SMITH) GOULD X ELYMUS CANINUS (L.) L. HYBRIDS -
Jensen, K.B. 2004. Cytology and fertility of advanced populations of elymus lanceolatus (scribn. & smith) gould x elymus caninus (l.) l. hybrids. Crop Science 45:1211-1215.
EFFICIENT SCREENING FOR SALINITY TOLERANCE IN ALFALFA -
Peel, M., Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B., Chatterton, N.J., Horton, W.H. 2004. Efficient screening for salinity tolerance in alfalfa. North American Alfalfa Improvement Conference.
A REPEATABLE METHOD OF SCREENING FOR SALINITY TOLERANCE IN ALFALFA -
Peel, M., Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B., Chatterton, N.J., Horton, W.H. 2004. A repeatable method of screening for salinity tolerance in alfalfa. North American Alfalfa Improvement Conference.
USING HERBICIDE AND NO-TILL PLANTING TO ESTABLISH GARRISON CREEPING FOXTAIL IN WET MEADOWS -
Han, G., Waldron, B. L., Peel, M. D., Jensen, K. B., and Harrison, R. D. 2004. Using herbicide and no-till planting to establish garrison creeping foxtail in wet meadows. Online. Forage and Grazinglands doi:10.1094/FG-2004-0705-01-RS.
SCREENING FOR SALINITY TOLERANCE IN ALFALFA: A REPEATABLE METHOD -
Peel, M., Waldron, B.L., Jensen, K.B., Chatterton, N.J., Horton, W.H., Dudley, L. 2004. Screening for salinity tolerance in alfalfa: a repeatable method. Crop Science, 44:2049-2053
CYTOLOGY AND FERTILITY OF ADVANCED POPULATIONS OF ELYMUS LANCEOLATUS (SCRIBN. & SMITH) GOULD X ELYMUS CANINUS (L.) L. HYBRIDS -
Jensen, K.B. 2004. Cytology and fertility of advanced populations of elymus lanceolatus (scribn. & smith) gould x elymus caninus (l.) l. hybrids. American Society of Agronomy Meetings.
REGISTRATION OF 'CACHE' MEADOW BROMEGRASS CULTIVAR -
Jensen, K.B., Waldron, B.L., Larson, S.R., Peel, M. 2004. Registration of 'Cache' meadow bromegrass cultivar. Crop Science 44:2263-2264.
MOPRHOLOGICAL VARIATION IN BROMUS SECT. CERATOCHLOA GERMPLASM OF PATAGONIA -
Massa, A.N., K.B. Jensen, S.R. Larson, and D.J. Hole. 2004. Morphological Variation in Bromus section Ceratochloa germplasm of Patagonia. Can. J. of Bot. 82: 136-144.
SALINITY TOLERANCE OF FORAGE KOCHIA FROM KAZAKHSTAN -
MOLECULAR GENETIC LINKAGE MAPS FOR ALLOTETRAPLOID LEYMUS (TRITICEAE) -
Wu, X., S. R. Larson, Z. Hu, A. Palazzo, T. A. Jones, R. R.-C. Wang, K. B. Jensen, and N. J. Chatterton. Molecular genetic linkage maps for allotetraploid Leymus wildryes (Gramineae: Triticeae). Genome 46:627-646. 2003.
BREEDING IMPROVED GRASSES FOR SEMIARID RANGELANDS -
Asay, K.H., N.J. Chatterton, K.B. Jensen, T.A. Jones, B.L. Waldron, W.H. Horton. 2003. Breeding Improved Grasses for Semiarid Rangelands. Arid Land Res. and Manage. 17:469-478.
CARBON ISOTOPE DISCRIMINATION OF TALL FESCUE CULTIVARS ACROSS AN IRRIGATIONGRADIENT -
Jensen, K.B., Asay, K.H., D.A. Johnson, and B.L. Waldron. 2004. Carbon isotope discrimination in tall fescue cultivars across an irrigation gradient. Can. J. Plant Sci. 84: 157-162.
CARBON ISOTOPE DISCRIMINATION AND FORAGE YIELD OF 14 COOL-SEASON PERENNIAL GRASSES ACROSS AN IRRIGATION GRADIENT -
Johnson, D.A., K.H. Asay, and K.B. Jensen. 2003. Trends in Carbon Isotope Discrimination and Forage Yield of 14 Cool-Season Perennial Grasses across an Irrigation Gradient. J. Range Manage. 56: 654-659.
QUALITY OR YIELD: WHICH IS MOST CRITICAL -
Jensen, K.B., Waldron, B.L., Asay, K.H. 2002. Quality or yield: which is most critical. Agronomy Abstracts.
DETECTION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF THE MECHANISMS OF RESISTANCE TO THE RUSSIAN WHEAT APHID (HOMOPTERA: APHIDIDAE) IN CRESTED WHEATGRASS -
NATURAL HYBRIDS OF ELYMUS ELYMOIDES X LEYMUS SALINUS SUBSP. SALMONIS (POACEAE: TRITICEAE) -
REGISTRATION OF RWR-TETRA-1 TETRAPLOID RUSSIAN WILDRYE GERMPLASM -
DEVELOPMENT OF IMPROVED PLANT MATERIALS FOR STABILIZATION OF ARMY TRAINING AREAS IN COLD REGIONS -
DETECTION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF THE MECHANISMS OF RESISTANCE TO RUSSIAN WHEAT APHID (HOMOPTERA: APHIDIDAE) IN TALL WHEATGRASS (MODIFY TO SHOW ACCEPTED TITLE AND DATE) -
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