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Research Project: Enhancing Production and Ecosystem Services of Horticultural and Agricultural Systems in the Southeastern United States

Location: Soil Dynamics Research

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Neutron stimulated gamma ray measurements for chlorine detection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Fertilization of P. taeda L. on an acidic oxisol in southern Brazil: growth, litter accumulation, and root exploration Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Consalter, R., Motta, A.C., Barbosa, J.Z., Vezzani, F.M., Rubilar, R.A., Prior, S.A., Nisgoski, S., Bassaco, M.V. 2021. Fertilization of P. taeda L. on an acidic oxisol in southern Brazil: growth, litter accumulation, and root exploration. European Journal of Forest Research. p1-18. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10342-021-01390-z.

Satellite-detected ammonia changes in the United States: natural or anthropogenic impacts Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Y., Xu, R., Prior, S.A., Yang, D., Yang, A., Chen, J. 2021. Satellite-detected ammonia changes in the United States: natural or anthropogenic impacts. Science of the Total Environment. 789:147899. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.147899.

Understanding the environmental impacts of phosphorus in acidic soils receiving repeated poultry litter applications Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chakraborty, D., Prasad, R., Bhatta, A., Torbert Iii, H.A. 2021. Understanding the environmental impacts of phosphorus in acidic soils receiving repeated poultry litter applications. Science of the Total Environment. 779 (2021) 146267. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.146267.

Neutron-gamma technology for soil elemental analysis and mapping (part 2) - (Abstract Only)

Mid-rotation fertilization and liming of Pinus taeda L.: litter, fine root mass, and elemental composition Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Adam, W.M., Dos Santos Rodrigues, V., Magri, E., Motta, A., Prior, S.A., Zambon, L.M., Lima, R.D. 2021. Mid-rotation fertilization and liming of Pinus taeda L.: litter, fine root mass, and elemental composition. iForest. 14(2):195-202. https://doi.org/10.3832/ifor3626-014.

Modeling soil-metal sliding resistance Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Robbins, D.H., Johnson, C.E., Schafer, R.L., Way, T.R. 2021. Modeling soil-metal sliding resistance. Transactions of the ASABE. 64(2):435-446. https://doi.org/10.13031/trans.13978.

Global N2O emissions from cropland driven by environmental factors and nitrogen addition: comparison and uncertainty analysis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xu, R., Tian, H., Pan, S., Prior, S.A., Feng, Y., Dangal, S. 2020. Global N2O emissions from cropland driven by environmental factors and nitrogen addition: comparison and uncertainty analysis. Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 34:e2020GB006698. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020GB006698.

Measuring high levels of total suspended solids and turbidity using small unoccupied aerial systems (sUAS) multispectral imagery Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prior, E.M., O'Donnell, F.C., Brodbeck, C., Donald, W.N., Runion, G.B., Shepherd, S.L. 2020. Measuring high levels of total suspended solids and turbidity using small unoccupied aerial systems (sUAS) multispectral imagery. Drones. 4(54). https://doi.org/10.3390/drones4030054.

Mid-rotation fertilization and liming effects on nutrient dynamics of Pinus taeda L. in subtropical Brazil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Consalter, R., Barbosa, J., Prior, S.A., Vezzani, F., Bassaco, M., Pedreira, G., Motta, A. 2020. Mid-rotation fertilization and liming effects on nutrient dynamics of Pinus taeda L. in subtropical Brazil. European Journal of Forest Research. 140:19-35. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10342-020-01305-4.

Manganese hyperaccumulation capacity of Ilex paraguariensis A. St. Hil. and occurrence of interveinal chlorosis induced by transient toxicity Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Magri, E., Gugelmin, E., Grabarski, F., Barbosa, J., Auler, A., Wendling, I., Prior, S.A., Valduga, A., Motta, A. 2020. Manganese hyperaccumulation capacity of Ilex paraguariensis A. St. Hil. and occurrence of interveinal chlorosis induced by transient toxicity. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 203:111010. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2020.111010.

Effects of elevated [CO2] on photosynthesis and seed yield parameters in two soybean genotypes with contrasting water use efficiency. Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Soba, D., Shu, T., Runion, G.B., Prior, S.A., Fritschi, F., Aranjuelo, I., Sanz-Saez, A. 2020. Effects of elevated [CO2] on photosynthesis and seed yield parameters in two soybean genotypes with contrasting water use efficiency.. Environmental and Experimental Botany. 178:104154. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envexpbot.2020.104154.

Influence of roadways on heavy metal content in soils and yerba mate tissue in southern Brazil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Frigo, C., Magri, E., Barbosa, J., Sarteretto, L., Araujo, E., de Melo, V., Prior, S.A., Motta, A. 2020. Influence of roadways on heavy metal content in soils and yerba mate tissue in southern Brazil. Management of Environmental Quality. 31(6):1477-1495. https://doi.org/10.1108/MEQ-10-2019-0219.

!Leaves: Elevated CO2 levels Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Runion, G. B., Pritchard, S.G., and Prior, S.A. 2020. Leaves: Elevated CO2 Levels. In Wang Y.Q. (ed.) The Handbook of Natural Resources Volume 1, Terrestrial Ecosystems and Biodiversity. pp. 299-304. 2nd Edition, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. Doi 10.1201/9780429445651-38

Investigating UAS multispectral imagery for total suspended solids and turbidity monitoring in small streams Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prior, E.M., O'Donnell, F., Brodbeck, C., Runion, G.B., Shepherd, S.L. 2020. Investigating UAS multispectral imagery for total suspended solids and turbidity monitoring in small streams. International Journal of Remote Sensing. 42(1):39-64. https://doi.org/10.1080/01431161.2020.1798546.

Elemental composition of yerba mate (Ilex paraguariensis A.St.-Hil.) under low input systems of southern Brazil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Motta, A., Barbosa, J., Magri, E., Pedreira, G., Santin, D., Prior, S.A., Consalter, R., Young, S.D., Broadley, M.R., Benedetti, E. 2020. Elemental composition of yerba mate (Ilex paraguariensis A.St.-Hil.) under low input systems of southern Brazil. Science of the Total Environment. 736:139637. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.139637.

Recycled alkaline paper waste influenced growth and structure of Pinus taeda forest Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rabel, D., Maeda, S., Araujo, E., Gomes, J., Bognolla, I., Prior, S.A., Magri, E., Frigo, C., Brasileiro, B., Santos, M., Pedreira, G., Motta, A. 2020. Recycled alkaline paper waste influenced growth and structure of Pinus taeda forest. New Forests. 52:249-270. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11056-020-09791-5.

Minerals and potentially toxic elements in corn silage from tropical and subtropical Brazil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Motta, A., Araujo, E.M., Broadley, M.R., Young, S.D., Barbosa, J.Z., Prior, S.A., Schmidt, P. 2020. Minerals and potentially toxic elements in corn silage from tropical and subtropical Brazil. Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia. 49:e20190214. https://doi.org/10.37496/rbz4920190214.

Gypsum effects on eucalyptus nutrition in subtropical Brazil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, C., Bassaco, M., Araujo, E., Pauletti, E., Prior, S.A., Motta, A. 2020. Gypsum effects on eucalyptus nutrition in subtropical Brazil. Brazilian Journal of Development. 6(5):25160-25177. https://doi.org/10.34117/bjdv6n5.

Global trends in apps for agriculture Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Barbosa, J.Z., Pereira, G.Q., Motta, A., Poggere, G.C., Prior, S.A., Goularte, G.D. 2020. Global trends in apps for agriculture. Multi-Science Journal. 3(1):16-20. https://doi.org/10.33837/msj.v3i1.1095.

Influence of nitrogen rate on winter canola production in the Southeastern US Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A., Howe, J.A. 2020. Influence of nitrogen rate on winter canola production in the Southeastern US. Agronomy Journal. 112: 2978–2987. https://doi.org/10.1002/agj2.20197.

What is the nutrient composition of FGD gypsum litter after five flocks? - (Abstract Only)
Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2020. What is the nutrient composition of FGD gypsum litter after five flocks?[abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. CDROM.

Effects of growth substrate on greenhouse gas emissions from three annual species - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Modeling soil-to-bulldozer blade interaction using the discrete element method (DEM) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tekeste, M., Way, T.R., Syed, Z., Schafer, R. 2020. Modeling soil-to-bulldozer blade interaction using the discrete element method (DEM). Terramechanics Journal. 88:41-52. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jterra.2019.12.003.

Integration of poultry litter and mineral N on growth and yield of winter canola Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A., Howe, J.A., Feng, Y. 2020. Integration of poultry litter and mineral N on growth and yield of winter canola. Agronomy Journal. 112:2496–2505. https://doi.org/10.1002/agj2.20158.

Assessing soil contamination in automobile scrap yards by portable X-ray fluorescence spectrometry and magnetic susceptibility Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Barbosa, J.Z., Poggere, G.C., Teixeira, W.W., Motta, A.C., Curi, N., Prior, S.A. 2019. Assessing soil contamination in automobile scrap yards by portable X-ray fluorescence spectrometry and magnetic susceptibility. Environment Monitoring and Assessment. 192:46. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10661-019-8025-8.

Influence of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria on corn growth under drought stress Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Kloepper, J.W., Feng, Y., Torbert III, H.A. 2019. Influence of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria on corn growth under drought stress. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 51(2):250-264. https://doi.org/10.1080/00103624.2019.1705329.

Application of neutron stimulated gamma spectroscopy for soil elemental analysis and mapping - (Abstract Only)
Kavetskiy, A., Yakubova, G., Sargsyan, N., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A. 2020. Application of neutron stimulated gamma spectroscopy for soil elemental analysis and mapping [abstract]. International Conference on Agricultural Soil Science and Soil Analysis (ICASSSA 2020). World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology. International Journal of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering. 14(6).

Dendrometric analysis of early development of Eucalyptus urophylla x Eucalyptus grandis with gypsum use under subtropical conditions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, C., Bassaco, M., Pereira, M., Pauletti, V., Prior, S.A., Motta, A. 2020. Dendrometric analysis of early development of Eucalyptus urophylla x Eucalyptus grandis with gypsum use under subtropical conditions. Floresta e Ambiente (Forest and Environment). 27(1):e20190095. https://doi.org/10.1590/2179-8087.009519.

Status of US-EPA risk evaluation of FGD-gypsum uses in agriculture - (Abstract Only)
Torbert III, H.A. 2019. Status of US-EPA risk evaluation of FGD-gypsum uses in agriculture[abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. CD-ROM.

Effect of cover crops and crop rotation on physical properties of soils amended with flue gas desulfurization gypsum - (Abstract Only)
Shedekar, V.S., Islam, K.R., Fausey, N.R., Watts, D.B., Gonzalez, J.M., Dick, W.A., Vantoai, T.T., Flanagan, D.C., Batte, M., Reeder, R. 2019. Effect of cover crops and crop rotation on physical properties of soils amended with flue gas desulfurization gypsum [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. CD ROM.

Effects of FGD gypsum on greenhouse gas emissions from broiler litter - (Abstract Only)
Runion, G.B., Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2019. Effects of FGD gypsum on greenhouse gas emissions from broiler litter [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. CD ROM.

Influence of FGD gypsum bedding material on broiler production - (Abstract Only)
Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2019. Influence of FGD gypsum bedding material on broiler production [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. CD ROM.

Predicting soil carbon and nitrogen stocks under no-till soybean-corn amended with FGD gypsum and cover crops - (Abstract Only)
Islam, K.R., Shedkar, V.S., Raut, Y., Bandaogo, A.A., Gonzalez, J.M., Watts, D.B., Flanagan, D.C., Vantoai, T.T., Fausey, N.R., Batte, M., Dick, W.A. 2019. Predicting soil carbon and nitrogen stocks under no-till soybean-corn amended with FGD gypsum and cover crops [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. CD ROM.

What are the environmental implications of FGD gypsum use in agriculture? - (Abstract Only)
Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2019. What are the environmental implications of FGD gypsum use in agriculture?[abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. CD ROM.

FGD gypsum litter effects on gaseous losses from a broiler house Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Watts, D.B., Runion, G.B., Purswell, J.L., Torbert III, H.A., Davis, J.D. 2020. FGD gypsum litter effects on gaseous losses from a broiler house. International Journal of Poultry Science. 19:42-50. https://doi.org/10.3923/ijps.2020.42.50.

Effect of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria at various nitrogen rates on corn growth Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Kloepper, J.W., Adesemoye, A.O., Feng, Y. 2019. Effect of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria at various nitrogen rates on corn growth. Agricultural Sciences. 10:1542-1565. https://doi.org/10.4236/as.2019.1012114.

Investigating UAV multispectral imagery for TSS and turbidity monitoring in small streams - (Abstract Only)
Prior, E.M., O'Donnell, F., Brodbeck, C., Donald, W.N., Runion, G.B. 2019. Investigating UAV multispectral imagery for TSS and turbidity monitoring in small streams [abstract]. American Geophysical Union.

Application of neutron-gamma technologies in agriculture Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
Kavetskiy, A., Yakubova, G., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A. 2019. Application of neutron-gamma technologies in agriculture. Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. 121(1):539-541. https://doi.org/10.13182/T31237.

Effects of fertilizer placement on greenhouse gas emissions from a sun and shade grown ornamental crop - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Murphy, A., Runion, G.B., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A., Sibley, J.L., Fain, G.B., Pickens, J. 2019. Effects of fertilizer placement on greenhouse gas emissions from a sun and shade grown ornamental crop. Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 37(3):74-80.

Spatial distribution of structural elements in leaves of Ilex paraguariensis: Physiological and ecological implications Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Barbosa, J.Z., Motta, A.C., Dos Reis, A.R., Correa, R.S., Prior, S.A. 2019. Spatial distribution of structural elements in leaves of Ilex paraguariensis: Physiological and ecological implications. Trees. 34:101-110. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00468-019-01900-y.

Impeller blower performance in conveying broiler litter - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Way, T.R., Tewolde, H., Watts, D.B. 2019. Impeller blower performance in conveying broiler litter. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 35(5):815-822.

Subsurface banding of poultrylitter influence on runoff nutrient losses ina no-tillage maize cropping system Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Watts, D.B., Way, T.R. 2019. Subsurface banding of poultrylitter influence on runoff nutrient losses ina no-tillage maize cropping system. Soil & Tillage Research. 194:104345. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.still.2019.104325.

Cellulosic industrial waste to enhance Pinus taeda nutrition and growth: a study in subtropical Brazil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sass, A., Bassico, M.V., Motta, A.C., Maeda, S., Barbosa, J.Z., Bognola, I.A., Bosco, J.V., Goularte, G.D., Prior, S.A. 2020. Cellulosic industrial waste to enhance Pinus taeda nutrition and growth: a study in subtropical Brazil. Scientia Forestalis. 48(126): e3165. http://doi.org/10.18671/scifor.v48n126.13.

Long-term response of a bahaigrass pasture to elevated CO2 and soil fertility management Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2019. Long-term response of a bahaigrass pasture to elevated CO2 and soil fertility management. Soil & Tillage Research. 194. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.still.2019.104326.

Soil and vegetation responses to amendment with pulverized classified paper waste Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Busby, R.R., Torbert III, H.A., Prior, S.A. 2019. Soil and vegetation responses to amendment with pulverized classified paper waste. Soil & Tillage Research. 194:104328. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.still.2019.104328.

Effect of broiler litter application method on metal runoff from pastures Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lamba, J., Srivastava, P., Way, T.R., Malhotra, K. 2019. Effect of broiler litter application method on metal runoff from pastures. Journal of Environmental Quality. 48:1856-1862. https://doi.org/10.2134/jeq2018.08.0318.

Application of neutron-gamma analysis for determining compost C/N ratio Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yakubova, G.N., Kavetskiy, A., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A. 2019. Application of neutron-gamma analysis for determining compost C/N ratio. Compost Science and Utilization. 27(3):146-160. https://doi.org/10.1080/1065657X.2019.1630339.

Poultry production management on the buildup of nutrients in litter Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A., Codling, E.E. 2019. Poultry production management on the buildup of nutrients in litter. International Journal of Poultry Science. 18(9):445-453. https://doi.org/10.3923/ijps.2019.445.453.

Tagged neutron method for carbon analysis of large soil samples Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yakubova, G.N., Kavetskiy, A., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A. 2019. Tagged neutron method for carbon analysis of large soil samples. Applied Radiation And Isotopes. 150:127-134.

Pulverized paper as a soil carbon source for degraded training lands: User guide - (Government Publication)
Busby, R.R., Torbert, H.A., and Prior, S.A. 2019. Pulverized paper as a soil carbon source for degraded training lands: User guide. Project Number RC-21416, Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP). Alexandria, Virginia. 22 Pages.

Greenhouse gas emissions as impacted by high wood fiber substrate in the production of three annual crops - (Proceedings)
Murphy, A., Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Sibley, J.L., Fain, G.B., Pickens, J.M. 2019. Greenhouse gas emissions as impacted by high wood fiber substrate in the production of three annual crops. Southern Nursery Association Research Conference. 63:51-56.

Application of associated particle neutron techniques for soil carbon analysis Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
Kavetskiy, A., Yakubova, G.N., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A. 2019. Application of associated particle neutron techniques for soil carbon analysis. In: Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Application of Accelerators in Research and Industry, AIP Conference Proceedings. 2160:050006-1 - 050006-11. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5127698.

Double-crop wheat and soybean yield response to poultry litter application Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A., Howe, J.A. 2019. Double-crop wheat and soybean yield response to poultry litter application. Crop, Forage & Turfgrass Management. 5:180082. https://doi.org/10.2134/cftm2018.10.0082.

Pulverized paper as a soil carbon source for degraded training lands - (Government Publication)
Busby, R.R., Torbert III, H.A., Prior, S.A. 2019. Pulverized paper as a soil carbon source for degraded training lands. Project Number RC-201416, Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP) Final Report. Alexandria, Virginia. pages 72.

A shearing strain model for cylindrical stress states - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Johnson, C., Bailey, A., Way, T.R. 2019. A shearing strain model for cylindrical stress states. Transactions of the ASABE. 62(1):225-230.

Scanning mode application of neutron-gamma analysis for soil carbon mapping Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kavetskiy, A., Yakubova, G.N., Sargsyan, N., Wikle, C., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A., Chin, B.A. 2019. Scanning mode application of neutron-gamma analysis for soil carbon mapping. Pedosphere. 29(3):334-343. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1002-0160(19)60806-4.

Elemental composition and nutritional value of Araucaria angustifolia seeds from subtropical Brazil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Barbosa, J.P., Dos Santos Domingues, C.R., Poggere, G.C., Motta, A.C., Dos Reis, A.R., De Moraes, M.F., Prior, S.A. 2019. Elemental composition and nutritional value of Araucaria angustifolia seeds from subtropical Brazil. Journal of Food Science and Technology. 56(2):1073-1077. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13197-018-03555-y.

Beneficial use of classified paper waste for training land rehabilitation - (Abstract Only)
Busby, R.R., Torbert III, H.A., Prior, S.A. 2018. Beneficial use of classified paper waste for training land rehabilitation [abstract]. Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP) Environmental Restoration Focus Area. CDROM.

Forms and buffering potential of aluminum in tropical and subtropical acid soils cultivated with Pinus taeda L. Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rodrigues, A., Motta, A., Melo, V., Goularte, G., Prior, S.A. 2019. Forms and buffering potential of aluminum in tropical and subtropical acid soils cultivated with Pinus taeda L.. Journal of Soils and Sediments. 19:1355-1366. http://doi.org/10.1007/s11368-018-2144-7.

Evaluation of flue gas desulfurization gypsum stability in soilless substrates under typical greenhouse irrigation practices - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Global ammonia emissions from synthetic nitrogen fertilizer applications in agricultural systems: empirical and process-based estimates and uncertainty Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xu, R., Tian, H., Pan, S., Prior, S.A., Feng, Y., Batchelor, W.D., Chen, J.Z., Yang, J. 2018. Global ammonia emissions from synthetic nitrogen fertilizer applications in agricultural systems: empirical and process-based estimates and uncertainty. Global Change Biology. 25(1):314-326. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.14499.

Energy correlated timing spectra in target neutron techniques Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kavetskiy, A., Yakubova, G.N., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A. 2018. Energy correlated timing spectra in target neutron techniques. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section B: Bean Interactions with Materials and Atoms. 433:80–86. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nimb.2018.07.028.

Greenhouse gas emissions from an ornamental crop as impacted by two best management practices: irrigation delivery and fertilizer placement - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Murphy, A., Runion, G.B., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A., Sibley, J., Gilliam, C. 2018. Greenhouse gas emissions from an ornamental crop as impacted by two best management practices: Irrigation delivery and fertilizer placement. Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 36(2):58-65.

Nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium requirements for Eucalyptus urograndis plantations in southern Brazil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bassaco, M.V., Motta, A.C., Pauletti, V., Prior, S.A., Nisgoski, S., Ferreira, C.F. 2018. Nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium requirements for Eucalyptus urograndis plantations in southern Brazil. New Forests. 49:681-697. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11056-018-9658-0.

Meta-Analysis of gypsum effects on crop yields and chemistry of soils, plant tissues, and vadose water at various research sites in the USA Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kost, D., Ladwig, K., Chen, L., Desutter, T., Espinoza, L., Norton, D., Smeal, D., Torbert III, H.A., Watts, D.B., Wolkowski, R.P., Dick, W.A. 2018. Meta-Analysis of gypsum effects on crop yields and chemistry of soils, plant tissues, and vadose water at various research sites in the USA. Journal of Environmental Quality. 47:1284-1292.

Long-term response of a bahaigrass pasture to elevated atmospheric CO2 and nitrogen management - (Proceedings)
Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2018. Long-term response of a bahaigrass pasture to elevated atmospheric CO2 and nitrogen management. In: Proceedings of the International Soil Tillage Research Organization, September 24-27, 2018, Paris, France. p. 132-133.

Classified paper waste use for training land rehabilitation - (Proceedings)
Torbert III, H.A., Busby, R.R., Prior, S.A. 2018. Classified paper waste use for training land rehabilitation. In: Proceedings of the International Soil Tillage Research Organization, September 24-27, 2018, Paris, France. p. 193-194.

UGV with a distributed electric driveline: Controlling for maximum slip energy efficiency on stochastic terrain - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Salama, M., Vantsevich, V., Way, T.R., Gorsich, D. 2018. UGV with a distributed electric driveline: Controlling for maximum slip energy efficiency on stochastic terrain. Terramechanics Journal. 79:41-57.

Subsurface banding vs.surface broadcasting of poultry litter effects on nutrient losses to surface water runoff from a no-tillage corn cropping system - (Proceedings)
Watts, D.B., Way, T.R. 2018. Subsurface banding vs.surface broadcasting of poultry litter effects on nutrient losses to surface water runoff from a no-tillage corn cropping system. In: Proceedings of the International Soil Tillage Research Organization Meeting, September 24-27, 2018, Paris, France. p. 269-133.

Can flue gas desulfurization gypsum be used as a bedding material for broiler production? - (Abstract Only)
Watts, D.B., Purswell, J.L., Torbert III, H.A., Davis, J.D. 2019. Can flue gas desulfurization gypsum be used as a bedding material for broiler production? [abstract]. International Poultry Scientific Forum.

Influence of FGD gypsum on the physical properties of soils - (Abstract Only)
Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2018. Influence of FGD gypsum on the physical properties of soils [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings.

Application of associated particle neutron techniques for soil carbon analysis - (Abstract Only)
Kavetskiy, A., Yakubova, G.N., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A. 2018. Application of associated particle neutron techniques for soil carbon analysis [abstract]. 25th International Conference on Application of Accelerators in Research and Industry (CAARI). CDROM.

Initial growth of Araucaria angustifolia (Bertol.) Kuntze in response to fertilization with nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Constantino, V., Barbosa, J.Z., Motta, A.C., Dolinski, M.A., Prior, S.A., Zanette, F. 2018. Initial growth of Araucaria angustifolia (Bertol.) Kuntze in response to fertilization with nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium. Floresta. 49(1):99-108. https://doi.org/10.5380/rf.v49i1.57467.

Influence of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria on corn growth under different fertility sources Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Kloepper, J.W., Torbert III, H.A. 2018. Influence of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria on corn growth under different fertility sources. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 49:1239-1255. https://doi.org/10.1080/00103624.2018.1457155.

Integration of poultry litter and mineral N on growth and yield of winter canola - (Abstract Only)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A., Howe, J.A. 2018. Integration of poultry litter and mineral N on growth and yield of winter canola [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Branch Meeting. CDROM.

Trace gas emissions from a sun and shade grown ornamental crop - (Abstract Only)
Murphy, A., Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Sibley, J.L. 2018. Trace gas emissions from a sun and shade grown ornamental crop [abstract]. HortScience. 53(9):S483.

Influence of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria on maize growth under drought stress - (Abstract Only)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Kloepper, J.W., Feng, Y. 2018. Influence of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria on maize growth under drought stress [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Southern Branch Meeting. CDROM.

Influence of poultry litter on crop productivity under different field conditions: a meta-analysis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Van Santen, E., Cao, G. 2018. Influence of poultry litter on crop productivity under different field conditions: a meta-analysis. Agronomy Journal. 110:807-818. https://doi.10.2134/agronj2017.09.0513.

Results using flue gas desulfurization gypsum in soilless substrates for greenhouse crops - (Proceedings)
Brown, B.W., Sibley, J.L., Pickens, J.M., Torbert III, H.A. 2018. Results using flue gas desulfurization gypsum in soil-less substrates for greenhouse crops. In: Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, January 8-9, 2018, Baltimore, Maryland. CDROM.

Effects of elevated atmospheric CO2 and N fertilization on bahiagrass root distribution - (Abstract Only)
Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2018. Effects of elevated atmospheric CO2 and N fertilization on bahiagrass root distribution [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Branch Meeting. CDROM.

Application of neutron-gamma analysis for determination of C/N ratio in compost - (Abstract Only)
Yakubova, G.N., Kavetskiy, A.G., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A. 2018. Application of neutron-gamma analysis for determination of C/N ratio in compost [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Branch Meeting. CDROM.

Can the subsurface poultry litter band distance from the planted row influence crop yield? - (Abstract Only)
Watts, D.B., Way, T.R. 2018. Can the subsurface poultry litter band distance from the planted row influence crop yield? [abstract[. Southern Regional Branch American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting. CDROM.

Depth distribution of exchangeable aluminum in acid soils: A study from subtropical Brazil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rabel, D.O., Motta, A.C., Barbosa, J.Z., Melo, V.F., Prior, S.A. 2018. Depth distribution of exchangeable aluminum in acid soils: A study from subtropical Brazil. Acta Scientiarum Agronomy. 40:e39320. https://doi:10.4025/actasciagron.v40i1.39320.

Effects of elevated CO2 on growth of the industrial sweet potato cultivar CX-1 Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Runion, G.B., Prior, S.A., Monday, T., Ryan-Bohac, J. 2018. Effects of elevated CO2 on growth of the industrial sweet potato cultivar CX-1. Environment Control in Biology. 56(2):89-92. https://doi:10.2525/ecb.56.89.

Evaluation of flue-gas desulfurization gypsum in poultry litter as a substrate component for greenhouse horticultural crops - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Paul, C.J., Robinson, C.W., Kessler, J.R., Wells, D.E., Sibley, J.L., Torbert III, H.A., Watts, D.B. 2018. Evaluation of flue-gas desulfurization gypsum in poultry litter as a substrate component for greenhouse horticultural crops. Agricultural Research & Technology Open Access Journal. 13(3)555886. https://doi.10.19080/ARTOAJ.2018.13.555886.

Beneficial use of classified paper waste for training land rehabilitation - (Abstract Only)
Busby, R.R., Torbert III, H.A., Prior, S.A. 2017. Beneficial use of classified paper waste for training land rehabilitation [abstract]. SERDP-ESTCP Symposium. CDROM.

Impact of FGD gypsum application on trace elements - (Abstract Only)
Torbert III, H.A., Chaney, R.L., Watts, D.B. 2018. Impact of FGD gypsum application on trace elements [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Branch Meeting. CDROM.

Poultry litter placement effects on seedling emergence and early growth stage of corn - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Way, T.R. 2017. Poultry litter placement effects on seedling emergence and early growth stage of corn. European Agrophysical Journal. 4(4):81-99.

Yield response of winter canola to poultry litter fertilization - (Abstract Only)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2017. Yield response of winter canola to poultry litter fertilization [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. CDROM.

Status of US-EPA risk evaluation and possible regulations on FGD-gypsum uses in agriculture - (Abstract Only)
Torbert III, H.A., Chaney, R.L., Watts, D.B. 2017. Status of US-EPA risk evaluation and possible regulations on FGD-gypsum uses in agriculture [absract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. CDROM.

Effects of FGD gypsum on crop yield and soil properties of an on-farm study - (Abstract Only)
Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2017. Effects of fgd gypsum on crop yield and soil properties of an on-farm study [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. CDROM.

Effect of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria at various nitrogen rates on maize growth - (Abstract Only)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Kloepper, J.W. 2017. Effect of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria at various nitrogen rates on maize growth [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. CDROM.

Status of US-EPA risk evaluation and possible regulations on FGD-gypsum uses in agriculture - (Abstract Only)
Torbert III, H.A. 2017. Status of US-EPA risk evaluation and possible regulations on FGD-gypsum uses in agriculture [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. CDROM.

Rising global atmospheric CO2 concentration and implications for crop productivity - (Proceedings)
Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2017. Rising global atmospheric CO2 concentration and implications for crop productivity. In: Ribeiro, A., Silva, H., editors. Proceedings of the 5th Simposio Nacional de Agricultura, September 14-15, 2017, Paysandu, Uruguay. p. 197-211.

New agrophysics divisions: application of ANFIS, fuzzy indicator modeling, physic-technical bases of plant breeding, and materials based on humic acids (review) - (Literature Review)
Kurtener, D., Dianziong, C., Dragavtsev, V., Krueger, E., Zheng, Y., Torbert III, H.A., Tsukanov, S.V., Uwe, W. 2017. New agrophysics divisions: application of ANFIS, fuzzy indicator modeling, physic-technical bases of plant breeding, and materials based on humic acids (review). European Agrophysical Journal. 4(3):61-80.

New agrophysics divisions: application of GIS and fuzzy multi attributive comparison of alternatives (review) - (Literature Review)
Kurtener, D., Badenko, V., Krueger, E., Topaj, A., Mirschel, W., Torbert III, H.A. 2017. New agrophysics divisions: application of GIS and fuzzy multi attributive comparison of alternatives (review). European Agrophysical Journal. 4(3):42-60.

Applying Monte-Carlo simulations to optimize an inelastic neutron scattering system for soil carbon analysis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yakubova, G.N., Kavetskiy, A.G., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A. 2017. Applying Monte-Carlo simulations to optimize an inelastic neutron scattering system for soil carbon analysis. Applied Radiation And Isotopes. 128:237-248. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apradiso.2017.07.003.

Achievements of agrophysics: review of new scientific divisions - (Literature Review)
Badenko, V., Dianxiong, C., Dragavtsev, V., Krueger, E., Kurtener, D., Nanka, O.V., Torbert III, H.A., Tsukanov, S.V., Uwe, W., Mirschel, W. 2017. Achievements of agrophysics: review of new scientific divisions. European Agrophysical Journal. 4(1):1-9.

Soil fertility affects elemental distribution in needles of the conifer Araucaria angustifolia: A microanalytical study Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Barbosa, J.Z., Constantino, V., Zanetti, F., Motta, A.C., Prior, S.A. 2017. Soil fertility affects elemental distribution in needles of the conifer Araucaria angustifolia: A microanalytical study. Cerne. 23(2):257-266. https://doi:10.1590/0104776020172302313.

Measurements of soil carbon by neutron-gamma analysis in static and scanning modes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
IIYakubova, G.N., Kavetskiy, A.G., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A. 2017. Measurements of soil carbon by neutron-gamma analysis in static and scanning modes. Journal of Visualized Experiments. (126). e56270. https://doi:10.3791/56270.

Microbial inoculants for optimized plant nutrients use in integrated pest and input management systems - (Book / Chapter)
Adesemoye, A.O., Yuen, G., Watts, D.B. 2017. Microbial inoculants for optimized plant nutrients use in integrated pest and input management systems. In: Kumar, V., Kumar, M., Sharma, S., Prasad, R., editors. Probiotics and Plant Health. Singapore: Springer. p. 21-40. DOI 10.1007/978-981-10-3473-2_2

Gypsum as a best management practice for reducing P loss from agricultural fields - (Abstract Only)
Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2017. Gypsum as a best management practice for reducing P loss from agricultural fields [abstract]. Waste to Worth Conference, April 17-21, 2017, Raleigh, North Carolina. CDROM.

Influence of poultry litter and double cropping on soybean yield - (Abstract Only)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2017. Influence of poultry litter and double cropping on soybean yield [abstract]. Auburn University - This is Research: Student Symposium. April 13, 2017, Auburn, Alabama. CDROM.

Evaluating the influence of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria as a bio-fertilizer under different fertility sources - (Abstract Only)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Kloepper, J. 2017. Evaluating the influence of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria as a bio-fertilizer under different fertility sources [abstract]. Auburn University - This is Research: Student Symposium. April 13, 2017, Auburn, Alabama. CDROM.

USDA-NRCS conservation practice standard: amending soil properties with gypsum products - (Proceedings)
Torbert III, H.A. 2017. USDA-NRCS conservation practice standard: amending soil properties with gypsum products. Proceedings of the Waste to Worth Conference, April 18-21, 2017, Cary, North Carolina. CDROM.

FGD uses in agriculture: status of federal regulations and support - (Abstract Only)
Torbert III, H.A. 2017. FGD uses in agriculture: status of federal regulations and support. World of Coal Ash Conference. CDROM.

Effectiveness of using FGD gypsum to reduce dissolved P losses from a corn field in the Southern Piedmont Region - (Abstract Only)
Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2017. Effectiveness of using FGD gypsum to reduce dissolved P losses from a corn field in the Southern Piedmont Region [abstract]. Southern Branch American Society of Agronomy Meeting. CDROM.

Residual effect of poultry litter on soybean productivity following wheat cropping - (Abstract Only)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2017. Residual effect of poultry litter on soybean productivity following wheat cropping [abstract]. Southern Branch American Society of Agronomy Meeting. CDROM.

Irrigation and fertilizer placement effects on trace gas emissions from an ornamental crop - (Abstract Only)
Murphy, A., Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Sibley, J., Gilliam, C. 2017. Irrigation and fertilizer placement effects on trace gas emissions from an ornamental crop [abstract]. In: American Society of Agronomy Southern Branch Meeting Abstracts. CDROM.

Elevated CO2 and nitrogen effects on soil CO2 flux from a pasture upon return to cultivation - (Abstract Only)
Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2017. Elevated CO2 and nitrogen effects on soil CO2 flux from a pasture upon return to cultivation. In: American Society of Agronomy Southern Branch Meeting Abstracts. CDROM.

Gypsum as a bedding source for broiler chickens - (Abstract Only)
Hess, J., Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A., Davis, J., Sibley, J. 2017. Gypsum as a bedding source for broiler chickens [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Southern Branch Meeting, February 5-7, 2017, Mobile, Alabama. CDROM.

Effects of tillage and N fertilizer on cotton growth, yield, and fiber quality - (Abstract Only)
Runion, G.B., Watts, D.B., Balkcom, K.S. 2017. Effects of tillage and N fertilizer on cotton growth, yield, and fiber quality [abstract]. In: Southern Branch American Society of Agronomy Meeting Abstracts. CDROM.

Gypsum adherence to forage: consideration for excessive ingestion by ruminates - (Abstract Only)
Torbert III, H.A., Chaney, R.L., Watts, D.B. 2017. Gypsum adherence to forage: consideration for excessive ingestion by ruminates. American Society of Agronomy Branch Meeting. CDROM.

USDA-NRCS Conservation practice standard: amending soil properties with gypsum products - (Abstract Only)
Torbert III, H.A., Watts, D.B. 2017. USDA-NRCS Conservation practice standard: amending soil properties with gypsum products. International Conference on Livestock and Poultry Environmental Quality. CDROM.

Gypsum effects on crop yield and chemistry of soil, crop tissue, and vadose zone water: A meta-analysis. - (Abstract Only)
Dick, W., Kost, D., Ladwig, K., Chen, L., Desutter, T.M., Mitchell, C.C., Smeal, D., Torbert III, H.A., Watts, D.B., Norton, L.D., Wolkoski, R. 2016. Gypsum effects on crop yield and chemistry of soil, crop tissue, and vadose zone water: A meta-analysis.. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. CDROM.

Gypsum's influence on corn yield and p loss from an eroded southern piedmont soil - (Abstract Only)
Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2016. Gypsum's influence on corn yield and p loss from an eroded southern piedmont soil. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. CDROM.

Parameterization of norfolk sandy loam properties for stochastic modeling of light in-wheel motor UGV - (Proceedings)
Salama, M., Way, T.R., Vantsevich, V. 2016. Parameterization of norfolk sandy loam properties for stochastic modeling of light in-wheel motor UGV. In: Proceedings of the 8th Americas Regional Conference of the International Society for Terrain-Vehicle Systems, September 12-14, 2016, Troy, Michigan. p.12.

Effects of poultry litter placement on seedling and early-stage growth of corn and cotton - (Abstract Only)
Lin, Y., Watts, D.B., Way, T.R. 2016. Effects of poultry litter placement on seedling and early-stage growth of corn and cotton [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings, February 7-9, 2016, San Antonio, Texas. CDROM.

Soil carbon analysis using gamma rays induced by neutrons - (Abstract Only)
Yakubova, G.N., Kavetskiy, A.G., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A. 2016. Soil carbon analysis using gamma rays induced by neutrons. American Society of Agronomy Branch Meeting. CDROM.

Broiler litter management effects on the nutrient composition of the litter - (Abstract Only)
Watts, D.B., Torbert III, H.A. 2015. Broiler litter management effects on the nutrient composition of the litter. American Society of Agronomy Meetings, November 15-18, 2015, Minneapolis, Minnesota CDROM.

Meta-analysis as a tool to study crop productivity response to poultry litter application - (Abstract Only)
Lin, Y., Van Santen, E., Watts, D.B. 2015. Meta-analysis as a tool to study crop productivity response to poultry litter application [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings, November 15-18, 2015, Minneapolis, Minnesota. CDROM.