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Research Project: Management Practices for Long Term Productivity of Great Plains Agriculture

Location: Soil Management and Sugarbeet Research

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

Analysis of the MANAGE Drain Concentration database to evaluate agricultural management effects on drainage nutrient concentrations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

A global meta-analysis of soil organic carbon response to corn stover removal - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xu, H., Sieverding, H., Kwon, H., Clay, D., Stewart, C.E., Johnson, J.M., Qin, Z., Karlen, D.L., Wang, M. 2019. A global meta-analysis of soil organic carbon response to corn stover removal. Global Change Biology Bioenergy. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcbb.12631.

History of ecosystem model development at Colorado State University and current efforts to address contemporary ecological issues - (Book / Chapter)
Del Grosso, S.J., Parton, W.J. 2019. History of ecosystem model development at Colorado State University and current efforts to address contemporary ecological issues. Book Chapter. https://doi.org/10.2134/advagricsystmodel8.2017.0012.

Soil property changes from stover removal under irrigation: a multi-location assessment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stewart, C.E., Roosendaal, D.L., Sindelar, A.J., Jin, V.L., Schmer, M.R. 2019. Soil property changes from stover removal under irrigation: a multi-location assessment. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 10.2136/sssaj2018.09.0352.

Agricultural Collaborative Research Outcomes System: AgCROS - An emerging network of networks for national food and environmental security and human health - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Delgado, J.A., Vandenberg, B.C., Kaplan, N.E., Neer, D.L., Wilson, G.J., D Adamo, R.E., Carter, J.D., Ogan, L., Grow, N.O., Marquez, R.D., Arthur, D.K., Eve, M.D., Del Grosso, S.J., Johnson, J.M., Karlen, D.L., Durso, L.M., Finley, J.W., Acosta Martinez, V., Harmel, R.D., Derner, J.D. 2018. Agricultural Collaborative Research Outcomes System: AgCROS - An emerging network of networks for national food and environmental security and human health. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. https://doi.org/10.2489/jswc.73.6.158A.

Assessing the Effects of Conservation Practices and Fertilizer Application Methods on Nitrogen and Phosphorus Losses from Farm Fields – A Meta Analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nummer, S.A., Qian, S.S., Harmel, R.D. 2018. Assessing the Effects of Conservation Practices and Fertilizer Application Methods on Nitrogen and Phosphorus Losses from Farm Fields – A Meta Analysis. Journal of Environmental Quality. 47:1172-1178.

Impact of edible cricket consumption on gut microbiota in healthy adults, a double-blind, randomized crossover trail - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stull, V., Finer, E., Bermans, R.S., Febvre, H., Longhurst, C., Manter, D.K., Patz, J., Weir, T.L. 2018. Impact of edible cricket consumption on gut microbiota in healthy adults, a double-blind, randomized crossover trail. Scientific Reports. 8(1):10762.

Potential use of tillage, crop residue, and nitrogen management for soil and water conservation, higher yields, and increased economic returns in cropping systems of the Andes - (Abstract Only)

Nitrous oxide and ammonia emissions from cattle excrement on C3 pasture and C4-dominated shortgrass steppe - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nichols, K.L., Del Grosso, S.J., Derner, J.D., Follett, R.F., Archibeque, S., Delgado, J.A., Paustian, K. 2018. Nitrous oxide and ammonia emissions from cattle excrement on C3 pasture and C4-dominated shortgrass steppe. Journal of Environmental Quality. 47:419–426. doi:10.2134/jeq2017.12.0463.

Potential to use nitrogen management practices to increase yields and nitrogen use efficiencies in the Northern Plains - (Proceedings)

Integrated soil health management: A framework for soil health, conservation and regeneration - (Book / Chapter)

Interactions of stover and nitrogen management on soil microbial community and labile carbon under irrigated no-till corn - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stewart, C.E., Roosendaal, D.L., Manter, D.K., Delgado, J.A., Del Grosso, S.J. 2018. Interactions of stover and nitrogen management on soil microbial community and labile carbon under irrigated no-till corn. Soil Science Society of America Journal. doi:10.2136/sssaj2017.07.0229.

Effects of biochar addition on evaporation in the five typical Loess Plateau soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wanga, T., Stewart, C.E., Suna, C., Wanga, Y., Zhenga, J. 2017. Effects of biochar addition on evaporation in the five typical Loess Plateau soils. Journal of Arid Land. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.catena.2017.11.013.

The Utilization of Edge-of-Field Monitoring of Agricultural Runoff in Addressing Nonpoint Source Pollution - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Daniels, M.B., Sharpley, A., Harmel, R.D., Anderson, K. 2018. The Utilization of Edge-of-Field Monitoring of Agricultural Runoff in Addressing Nonpoint Source Pollution. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 73(1):1-8. https://doi.org/10.2489/jswc.73.1.1.

Simple models to predict grassland ecosystem C exchange and actual evapotranspiration using NDVI and environmental variables - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Del Grosso, S.J., Parton, W.J., Derner, J.D., Chen, M. 2017. Simple models to predict grassland ecosystem C exchange and actual evapotranspiration using NDVI and environmental variables. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 249:1–10, doi.org/10.1016/j.agrformet.2017.11.007.

A New Concept: National Living Soil Repository - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Manter, D.K., Delgado, J.A., Blackburn, H.D., Harmel, R.D., Perez De Leon, A.A., Honeycutt, C.W. 2017. A new concept: National living soil repository. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 114:13587–13590. http://www.pnas.org/content/114/52/13587.

Harnessing the soil microbiome for increased drought resistance - (Abstract Only)

Nutrient loading impacts on culturable E. coli and other heterotrophic bacteria fate in simulated stream mesocosms - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gregory, L.F., Karthikeyan, R., Peterson-Aitkenhead, J., Gentry, T.J., Wagner, K.L., Harmel, R.D. 2017. Nutrient loading impacts on culturable E. coli and other heterotrophic bacteria fate in simulated stream mesocosms. Water Research. 126:442-449.

Nematode communities on putting greens, fairways, and roughs of organic and conventional golf courses - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Allan-Perkins, E., Manter, D.K., Wick, R., Ebdon, S., Jung, G. 2017. Nematode communities on putting greens, fairways, and roughs of organic and conventional golf courses. Applied Soil Ecology. 121:161-171. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apsoil.2017.09.014.

Within-house spatial distribution of fecal indicator bacteria in poultry litter - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Winkler, S., Coufal, C., Harmel, R.D., Martin, E., Brooks, J.P., Popham, S., Gentry, T.J. 2017. Within-house spatial distribution of fecal indicator bacteria in poultry litter. Journal of Environmental Quality. 46:1003–1009. doi:10.2134/jeq2017.05.0188.

Phosphorus dynamics in long-term flooded, drained and reflooded soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tian, J., Dong, G., Karthikeyan, R., Harmel, R.D. 2017. Phosphorus dynamics in long-term flooded, drained and reflooded soils. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. Water 2017, 9(7), 531. doi:10.3390/w9070531.

The Potential of the Nutrient Uptake and Outcome network (NUOnet) to Contribute to Soil and Water Conservation - (Abstract Only)

Nutrient Uptake and Outcome network (NUOnet): Connecting a Wide Range of Natural Resource Conservation Networks - (Abstract Only)

Achieving lower nitrogen balance and higher nitrogen recovery efficiency reduces nitrous oxide emissions in North America’s maize cropping systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Omonode, R.A., Halvorson, A.D., Gagnon, B., Vyn, T.J. 2017. Achieving lower nitrogen balance and higher nitrogen recovery efficiency reduces nitrous oxide emissions in North America’s maize cropping systems. Frontiers in Plant Science. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.01080.

Applicability of five models to simulate water infiltration into soil with added biochar - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, T., Stewart, C.E., Ma, J., Zheng, J., Zhang, X. 2017. Applicability of five models to simulate water infiltration into soil with added biochar. Journal of Arid Land. doi:10.1007/s40333-017-0025-3.

Seasonal switchgrass ecotype contributions to soil organic carbon, deep soil microbial community composition and rhizodeposit uptake during an extreme drought - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stewart, C.E., Roosendaal, D.L., Denef, K., Comas, L.H., Sarath, G., Jin, V.L., Schmer, M.R., Soundararajan, M. 2017. Seasonal switchgrass ecotype contributions to soil organic carbon, deep soil microbial community composition and rhizodeposit uptake during an extreme drought. Soil Ecology Society Conference. 112:191-203. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2017.04.021.

Abundance of bacteria, fungi, and Sclerotina homoeocarpa in the thatch and soil of golf courses - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Allan-Perkins, E., Manter, D.K., Jung, G. 2017. Abundance of bacteria, fungi, and Sclerotina homoeocarpa in the thatch and soil of golf courses. Plant Disease. 2(2):71-81. https://doi.10.1094/PBIOMES-09-17-0036-R.

Nitrate leaching index - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Es, H.M., Delgado, J.A. 2017. Nitrate leaching index. Encyclopedia of Soil Science. In: Lal, R. editor. Encyclopedia of Soil Science. 3rd Edition. New York, NY:Taylor & Francis. p. 1535-1537.

Nitrate Leaching Management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Meisinger, J.J., Delgado, J.A., Alva, A.K. 2017. Nitrate Leaching Management. In R. Lal, editor. Encyclopedia of Soil Science. Encyclopedia of Soil Science. Taylor & Francis, New York, NY. p. 1538-1540.