Page Banner

United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: IMPROVING WATER PRODUCTIVITY AND NEW WATER MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES TO SUSTAIN RURAL ECONOMIES

Location: Soil and Water Management Research

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

Allometric method to estimate leaf area index for row crops - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Variable rate irrigation (VRI) - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Andrade, A., Schwartz, R.C. 2016. Variable rate irrigation (VRI). 2016 irrigated crop production update, Lethbridge, Canada.

Pilot-scale testing of renewable biocatalyst for swine manure treatment and mitigation of odorous VOCs, ammonia and hydrogen sulfide emissions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Modeling long-term water use of cropping rotations in the Texas High Plains using SWAT - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Marek, T., Baumhardt, R.L., Brauer, D.K. 2016. Modeling long-term water use of cropping rotations in the Texas High Plains using SWAT. Irrigation Science. Available: doi:10.1007/s00271-016-0524-6.

Do more seeds per panicle improve grain sorghum yield - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Trends in playa inundation and water storage in the Ogallala Aquifer and on the Texas High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gitz, D.C., Brauer, D.K. 2015. Trends in playa inundation and water storage in the Ogallala Aquifer on the Texas High Plains. Hydrology. 3(3):31. doi:10.3390/hydrology3030031.

Progress on field study with precision mobile drip irrigation technologly - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2016. Progress on field study with precision mobile drip irrigation technologly. High Plains Water District Board of Directors Meeting.

A comparison of precision mobile drip irrigation, LESA and LEPA - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D. 2016. A comparison of precision mobile drip irrigation, LESA and LEPA. Meeting Abstract. High Plains Water District Conference, Lubbock, TX.

Sustainable semiarid dryland production in relation to tillage effects on Hydrology: 1983-2013 - (Abstract Only)
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Jones, O.R., Scanlon, B.R., Reedy, R.C., Marek, G.W. 2016. Sustainable semiarid dryland production in relation to tillage effects on Hydrology: 1983-2013. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts, in Phoenix, Az., November 6-9, 2016.

Lysimetric evaluation of eddy covariance and scitillometer systems for the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Marek, G.W., Lin, L., Kutikoff, S., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O. 2016. Lysimetric evaluation of eddy covariance and scitillometer systems for the Texas High Plains. ASABE Annual International Meeting. ASABE 2016 international meeting, July 17-20, 2016, Orlando, FL.

Simulating evapotranspiration (ET) and corn yield response to irrigation management in the Texas High Plains using DSSAT - (Abstract Only)
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Marek, T.H., Xue, Q., Evett, S.R., Brauer, D.K. 2016. Simulating evapotranspiration (ET) and corn yield response to irrigation management in the Texas High Plains using DSSAT. ASABE 2016 international meeting, July 17-20, 2016.

Co-overexpressing a plasma membrane and a vacuolar membrane sodium/proton antiporter significantly improves salt tolerance in transgenic Arabidopsis plants. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, L., Jarrett, P., Yang, X., Mishra, N., Chen, L., Kadioglu, A., Shen, G., Zhang, H., Pehlivan, N. 2016. Co-overexpressing a plasma membrane and a vacuolar membrane sodium/proton antiporter significantly improves salt tolerance in transgenic arabidopsis plants. Plant and Cell Physiology. 57(5):1069-1084.

Crop response of drought tolerant and conventional maize hybrids in a semi-arid environment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mounce, R.B., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Blaser, B.C., Evett, S.R. 2016. Crop response of drought tolerant and conventional maize hybrids in a semi-arid environment. Irrigation Science. 34(3):231-244.

Estimating preseason irrigation losses by characterizing evaporation of effective precipitation under bare soil conditions using large weighing lysimeters - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Marek, T.H., Auvermann, B., Evett, S.R.,Colaizzi, P.D., Brauer, D.K. 2016. Estimating preseason irrigation losses by characterizing evaporation of effective precipitation under bare soil conditions using large weighing lysimeters. Agricultural Water Management. 169: 115-128 doi:10.1016/j.agwat.2016.02.024.

Limited irrigation of corn-based no-till crop rotations in west central Great Plains. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schlegel, A.J., Assefa, Y., Dumler, T.J., Haag, L.A., Stone, L.R., Halvorson, A.D., Thompson, C.R. 2016. Limited irrigation of corn-based no-till crop rotations in west central Great Plains. Agronomy Journal. 108(3):1132-1141.

A user-friendly interactive tool for estimating reference ET using ASCE Standardized Penman-Monteith Equation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Spectral reflectance models for characterizing winter wheat genotypes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ajayi, S., Krishna Reddy, S., Gowda, P., Xue, Q., Rudd, J.C., Pradhan, G., Stewart, B., Liu, S.Y., Biradar, C., Jessup, K.E. 0206. Spectral reflectance models for characterizing winter wheat genotypes. Journal of Crop Improvement. 30(2):176-195.

Site-specific variable rate irrigation as a means to enhance water use efficiency - (Proceedings)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Andrade, A., Worneh, F., Price, J.A., Rush, C.M. 2015. Site-specific variable rate irrigation as a means to enhance water use efficiency. ASABE Annual International Meeting. Paper No.152140448.

Efficient irrigation management with conventional and VRI sprinkler systems - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2015. Efficient irrigation management with conventional and VRI sprinkler systems. http://news.aces.edu/blog/2015/11/06/corn-wheat-short-course-held-auburn/.

El Nino southern oscillation effects on dryland crop production in the Texas High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baumhardt, R.L., Mauget, S.A., Schwartz, R.C., Jones, O. 2016. El Nino southern oscillation effects on dryland crop production in the Texas High Plains. Agronomy Journal. 108(2):1-9. DOI:10.2134/agronj2015.0403.

Comparison of corn, grain sorghum, soybean, and sunflower under limited irrigation. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schlegel, A.J., Assefa, Y., O'Brien, D., Lamm, F.R., Haag, L.A., Stone, L.R. 2016. Comparison of corn, grain sorghum, soybean, and sunflower under limited irrigation. Agronomy Journal. 108(2):670-679.

Strategies to improve water productivity in a water-stressed future - (Proceedings)
Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Andrade, A., Brauer, D.K., Colaizzi, P.D., Schwartz, R.C. 2015. Strategies to improve water productivity in a water-stressed future. Alfalfa National Symposium Proceedings. Western Alfalfa and Forage Symposium, December 4, 2015, Reno, Nevada.

Current irrigation practices in the central United States reduce drought and extreme heat impacts for maize and soybean, but not for wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, T., Lin, X., Sassenrath, G.F. 2015. Current irrigation practices in the central United States reduce drought and extreme heat impacts for maize and soybean, but not for wheat. Science of the Total Environment. 508:331-342.

Calibration and validation of the SWAT model for predicting daily ET over irrigated crops in the Texas High Plains using lysimetric data - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Evett, S.R., Baumhardt, R.L., Brauer, D.K., Howell, T.A., Marek, T.H., Srininvasan, R. 2016. Calibration and validation of the SWAT model for predicting daily ET over irrigated crops in the Texas High Plains using lysimetric data. Transactions of the ASABE. 59(2):611-622 doi:10.1303/trans.59.10926.

Constraints on water use efficiency of drought tolerant maize grown in a semi-arid environment Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Wenwei, X., Schwartz, R.C. 2015. Constraints on water use efficiency of drought tolerant maize grown in a semi-arid environment. Field Crops Research. 186(2016)66-77.

Strategies to improve water productivity in a water-stressed future - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2015. Strategies to improve water productivity in a water-stressed future. In: Proceedings of the Western Alfalfa and Forage Symposium, Reno, NV, December 3-4, 2015. http://calhay.org/symposium/

Estimating evapotranspiration for dryland cropping systems in the semiarid Texas High Plains using SWAT - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Evett, S.R., Baumhardt, R.L., Brauer, D.K., Howell, T.A., Marek, T.H., Srininvasan, R. 2016. Estimating evapotranspiration for dryland cropping systems in the semiarid Texas High Plains using SWAT. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 52(2):298-314.

Analysis of returns above variable costs for management of Verticillium wilt in cotton - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bordovsky, J.P., Keeling, J.W., Wheeler, T.A., Smith, J.G., Woodward, J.E. 2016. Analysis of returns above variable costs for management of Verticillium wilt in cotton. Journal of Cotton Science. 20(1):56-66.

Radiation use efficiency, biomass production, and grain yield in two maize hybrids differing in drought tolerance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hao, B., Xue, Q., Marek, T.H., Jessup, K.E., Hou, X., Xu, W., Bynum, E.D., Bean, B.W. 2016. Radiation use efficiency, biomass production, and grain yield in two maize hybrids differing in drought tolerance. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science. 202(4):269-280.

Recent trends/challenges in irrigated agriculture-Why is irrigation important in a discussion of agricultural migration? - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2015. Recent trends/challenges in irrigated agriculture-Why is irrigation important in a discussion of agricultural migration? [abstract] October 21-23, 2015, Boulder, CO.

Simulating future climate change impacts on seed cotton yield in the texas high plains using the csm-cropgro cotton model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bordovsky, J.P., Adhikari, P., Srinivasulu, A., Thorp, K.R., Modala, N.R., Rajan, N., Barnes, E.M. 2015. Simulating future climate change impacts on seed cotton yield in the texas high plains using the csm-cropgro cotton model. Agricultural Water Management. 164(2):317-330.

Future for sorghum regarding its water use - (Book / Chapter)

Soil heat flux calculation for sunlit and shaded surfaces under row crops: 1 - Model Development and sensitivity analysis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Agam, N., Schwartz, R.C., Kustas, W.P. 2015. Soil heat flux calculation for sunlit and shaded surfaces under row crops: 1 - Model Development and sensitivity analysis. Agriculture and Forest Meterology. 216: 115-128. doi: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2015.10.010

Soil heat flux calculation for sunlit and shaded surfaces under row crops: 2. Model Test Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Kustas, W.P., Cosh, M.H., Mckee, L.G. 2015. Soil heat flux calculation for sunlit and shaded surfaces under row crops: 2. Model Test. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 216(129):129-140. doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2015.10.009.

ARS irrigation research priorities and projects-An update - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2015. ARS irrigation research priorities and projects-An update. [abstract]. November 11,2015, Long Beach, California.

Crop water production functions for grain sorghum and winter wheat - (Abstract Only)
Moberly, J., Aiken, R.M., Xiaomao, L., Stone, L.R., Schlegel, A.J., Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., O'Brien, D. 2016. Crop water production functions for grain sorghum and winter wheat. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts, Minneapolis, MN, November 16-18, 2015.

Current developments in soil water sensing for climate, environment, hydrology and agriculture - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Clewett, C., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D. 2015. Current developments in soil water sensing for climate, environment, hydrology and agriculture. Seminar Series of Texas A&M University Departments of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, and Water Management and Hydrologic Sciences

Peak groundwater depletion in the High Plains Aquifer, projections from 1930 to 2110 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steward, D.R., Allen, A.J. 2015. Peak groundwater depletion in the High Plains Aquifer, projections from 1930 to 2110. Agricultural Water Management. 170(2016):36-48.

Analysis of discontinuities across thin inhomogeneities, groundwater/surface water interactions in river networks, and circulation about slender bodies using slit elements in the Analytic Element Method - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steward, D.R. 2015. Analysis of discontinuities across thin inhomogeneities, groundwater/surface water interactions in river networks, and circulation about slender bodies using slit elements in the Analytic Element Method. Water Resources Research. 51(11):8684-8703.

Long-term changes in soil organic carbon and nitrogen under semiarid tillage and cropping practices - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schwartz, R.C., Baumhardt, R.L., Scanlon, B.R., Bell, J.M., Davis, R.G., Ibragimov, N., Jones, O.R., Reedy, R.C. 2015. Long-term changes in soil organic carbon and nitrogen under semiarid tillage and cropping practices. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 79:1771-1781.

Center pivot mounted infrared sensors: Retrieval of ET and interface with satellite systems - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2015. Center pivot mounted infrared sensors: Retrieval of ET and interface with satellite systems [abstract]. Internatinal Workshop on Evapotranspiration Mapping for Water Security, September 15-17, 2015, Washington, D.C.

New soil water sensors for irrigation management - (Abstract Only)

Status and migration of irrigation in the USA - (Abstract Only)

Sino-US cooperation in water saving technologies - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2015. Sino-US cooperation in water saving technologies [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 196-3.

Evaluation of aqua crop simulation of early season evaporation and water flux in a semiarid environment - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Ibragimov, N., Schwartz, R.C., Tolk, J.A. 2015. Evaluation of aqua crop simulation of early season evaporation and water flux in a semiarid environment [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 268-1.

Water savings through reduced evaporative loss from SDI compared with sprinkler irrigation: Degree of savings and effect on yield and WUE - (Abstract Only)

The Bushland weighing lysimeters: A quarter century of crop ET investigations to advance sustainable irrigation - (Abstract Only)

Modeling uncertainty of evapotranspiration measurements from multiple eddy covariance towers over a crop canopy - (Abstract Only)
Kutikoff, S., Lin, X., Aiken, R.M., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Brauer, D.K. 2015. Modeling uncertainty of evapotranspiration measurements from multiple eddy covariance towers over a crop canopy [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA annual meeting, Nov.15-18, 2015,Minneapolis, MN. Paper No.95-9.

Improvements to water use and water stress estimates with the addition of IR and net radiometers to weather stations - (Abstract Only)
Blonquist, J.M., Bugbee, B., Evett, S.R. 2015. Improvements to water use and water stress estimates with the addition of IR and net radiometers to weather stations [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 203-6.

Water saving technologies flagship program - (Abstract Only)
Li, Y., Evett, S.R. 2015. Water saving technologies flagship program [abstract]. Joint working group meeting on Agricultlural Science and Technology in Berkeley, Ca., Sep.2-24, 2015.

Advances in the two-source energy balance model:Partioning of evaporation and transpiration for row crops - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Agam, N., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Gowda, P., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2015. Advances in the two-source energy balance model:Partioning of evaporation and transpiration for row crops [abstract]. International Irrigation Show.

Cotton irrigation timing with variable seasonal irrigation capacities in the Texas south plains. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bordovsky, J.P., Mustian, J.T., Ritchie, G.L., Lewis, K.L. 2015. Cotton irrigation timing with variable seasonal irrigation capacities in the Texas south plains. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 31(6):883-897.

Evapotranspiration, water productivity and crop coefficients for irrigated sunflower in the U.S. Southern High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Howell, T.A., Evett, S.R., Tolk, J.A., Copeland, K.S., Marek, T.H. 2015. Evapotranspiration, water productivityo and crop coefficients for Irrigated sunflower in the U.S. Southern High Plains. Agricultural Water Management 162(2015)33-46.

Cotton, tomato, corn, and onion production with subsurface drip irrigation – a review - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lamm, F.R. 2015. Cotton, tomato, corn, and onion production with subsurface drip irrigation – a review. Transactions of the ASABE. 59(1)263-278.

Acquisition and management of continuous data streams for crop water management - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Andrade, M.A., Evett, S.R. 2015. Acquisition and management of continuous data streams for crop water management [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting. Paper No. 88-2.

Advances in the two-source energy balance model: Partioning of evaporation and transpiration for row crops for cotton Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colaizzi, P.D., Agam, N., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Gowda, P. 2016. Advances in the two-source energy balance model: Partioning of evaporation and transpiration for row crops for cotton. Transactions of the ASABE. 59(1): 181-197.

Residue management increases fallow water conservation and yield deficit irrigated crops grown in rotation with wheat - (Abstract Only)

Constraints on water use efficiency of drought tolerant maize grown in a semi-arid environment - (Abstract Only)
Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Xu, W., Schwartz, R.C. 2015. Constraints on water use efficiency of drought tolerant maize grown in a semi-arid environment [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 196-3.

Problem area 1 effective water management in agriculture-Product area accomplishments-FY 11 - FY14 - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2015. Problem area 1 effective water management in agriculture-Product area accomplishments-FY 11-FY14 [abstract] National Program 211 Stakeholder Workshop, June 22, 2015, Beltsville, Maryland.

Site-specific variable rate irrigation a means to enhance water use efficiency Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Andrade, A., Workneh, F., Price, J.A., Rush, C.M. 2016. Site-specific variable rate irrigation a means to enhance water use efficiency. Transactions of the ASABE. 59(1):239-249. doi 10.13031/trans.59.11165.

A decade of remote sensing and evapotranspiration research at USDA-ARS Conservation and Production Research Laboratory - (Proceedings)
Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Chavez, J.L., Paul, G., Moorhead, J.E., Holman, D., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O., Marek, G.W., Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Brauer, D.K. 2015. A decade of remote sensing and evapotranspiration research at USDA-ARS Conservation and Production Research Laboratory. ASABE Annual International Meeting. CDROM: Paper#152141015.

The Bushland weighing lysimeters: A quarter century of crop ET investigations to advance sustainable irrigation Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Schneider, A.D., Copeland, K.S., Dusek, D.A., Tolk, J.A., Brauer, D.K., Marek, G.W., Marek, T.M., Gowda, P. 2016. The Bushland weighing lysimeters: A quarter century of crop ET investigations to advance sustainable irrigation. Transactions of the ASABE. 58(5):13031/trans.58.11159.

Promoting efficient water management through effective outreach education in the High Plains and beyond: Role of the Ogallala Aquifer Program - (Proceedings)
Porter, D.O., Rogers, D., Brauer, D.K., Marek, T.H., Gowda, P., Lamm, F.R., Bordovsky, J.P., Howell, T.A. 2015. Promoting efficient water management through effective outreach education in the High Plains and beyond: Role of the Ogallala Aquifer Program. ASABE Annual International Meeting. CDROM: Paper#152143456.

Constitutively overexpressing a tomato fructokinase gene (lefrk1) in cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L. cv. coker 312) positively affects plant vegetative growth, boll number and seed cotton yield. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mukherjee, T., Ivanova, M., Dagda, M., Kanayama, Y., Granot, D., Holaday, S. 2015. Constitutively overexpressing a tomato fructokinase gene (lefrk1) in cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L. cv. coker 312) positively affects plant vegetative growth, boll number and seed cotton yield. Functional Plant Biology. 42(9):899-908.

Dynamic prescription maps for site-specific variable rate irrigation of cotton - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D. 2015. Dynamic prescription maps for site-specific variable rate irrigation of cotton. Agricultural Water Management. 159:123-138.

Water use and grain yield in drought-tolerant corn in the Texas High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baozhen, H., Xue, Q., Marek, T., Jessup, K., Hou, X., Xu, W., Bynum, E., Bean, B., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T. 2015. Water use and grain yield in drought-tolerant corn in the Texas High Plains. Agronomy Journal. 107(5):1922-1930.

Evaluation of SWAT for estimating ET in irrigated and dryland cropping systems in the Texas High Plains - (Proceedings)
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Evett, S.R., Baumhardt, R.L., Brauer, D.K., Howell, T.A., Marek, T.H., Srinivasan, R. 2015. Evaluation of SWAT for estimating ET in irrigated and dryland cropping systems in the Texas High Plains. ASABE Annual International Meeting. CDROM: Paper#152141855.

Assessing deficit irrigation strategies for corn using simulation. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kisekka, I., Aguilar, J., Rogers, D., Holman, J., O'Brien, D., Klocke, N. 2015. Analysis of returns above variable costs for management of verticillium wilt in cotton. Transactions of the ASABE. 59(1):303-317.

Soil physicochemical properties after 10 years of animal waste applications - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schlegel, A.J., Yared, A., Bond, D.H., Wetter, S.M., Stone, L.R. 2015. Soil physicochemical properties after 10 years of animal waste applications. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 79:711-719.

Corn response to long-term applications of cattle manure, swine effluent, and inorganic nitrogen fertilizer - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schlegel, A.J., Yared, A., Bond, D.H., Wetter, S.M., Stone, L.R. 2015. Corn response to long-term applications of cattle manure, swine effluent, and inorganic nitrogen fertilizer. Agronomy Journal. 107:1701-1710.

Optimizing irrigation strategies as influenced by El Nino southern oscillation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baumhardt, R.L., Mauget, S.A., Gowda, P., Brauer, D.K., Marek, G.W. 2015. Optimizing irrigation strategies as influenced by El Nino southern oscillation Agronomy Journal. 107(5):1895-1904.

How to save water by choice of irrigation application method - (Other)
Evett, S.R. 2015. How to save water by choice of irrigation application method. Meeting Abstract. CREET Beat interview on KGNC Radio.

SDI versus MESA Irrigation - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Brauer, D.K., Colaizzi, P.D., Tolk, J.A., Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2015. SDI versus MESA Irrigation. Meeting Abstract. Presentation at NRCS irrigation workshop, 4/4/2015, Boise City, Oklahoma.

Do soil textural properties affect water use efficiency? - (Proceedings)
Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R. 2015. Do soil textural properties affect water use efficiency?. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). CDROM: Paper#152143931.

Corn and sorghum performance are affected by irrigation application method: SDI versus Mid-elevation spray irrigation - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Brauer, D.K., Colaizzi, P.D., Tolk, J.A., Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2015. Corn and sorghum performance are affected by irrigation application method: SDI versus Mid-elevation spray irrigation. Meeting Abstract. Presentation at Diversity D. Grand Opening, April 2, 2015, Dalhart,TX.

Crop rotation and residue management effects on deficit irrigated cotton and corn - (Proceedings)
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2015. Crop rotation and residue management effects on deficit irrigated cotton and corn. ASABE Annual International Meeting. CDROM:Paper#152143137.

Field-measured, hourly soil water evaporation stages in relation to reference evapotranspiration rate and soil to air temperature ratio - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C. 2015. Field-measured, hourly soil water evaporation stages in relation to reference evapotranspiration rate and soil air temperature ratio. Vadose Zone Journal. doi:10.2136/vzj2014.07.0079.

Adaptation of irrigation infrastructure on irrigation demands under future drought in the USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, T., Lin, X., Rogers, D., Lamm, F.R. 2015. Adaptation of irrigation infrastructure on irrigation demands under future drought in the USA. Earth Interactions. doi:10.1175/EI-D-14-0035.1.

Spatial uniformity in sensitivity coefficient of reference ET in the Texas High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Marek, G.W., Porter, D.O., Marek, T.H., Howell, T.A. 2016. Spatial uniformity in sensitivity coefficient of reference ET in the Texas High Plains. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 32(2):263-269:doi:10.13031/aea.32.10940.

Subsurface drip irrigation reduces evaporative loss, increasses WUE - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Brauer, D.K., Colaizzi, P.D., Tolk, J.A., Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2015. Subsurface drip irrigation reduces evaporative loss, increasses WUE. Meeting Abstract. Poster presentation for Ogallala Workshop, March 12, 2015.

Two-source energy balance model to calculate row crop E.T. and ET:Advances at ARS, Bushland, TX 2010-2015 - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Agam, N., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Gowda, P. 2015. Two-source energy balance model to calculate row crop E.T. and ET:Advances at ARS, Bushland, TX 2010-2015 Poster presentation. Ogallala annual meeting and workshop, March 12, 2015.

Soil water extraction, water use, and grain yield by drought tolerant maize on the Texas High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hao, B., Xue, Q., Marek, T.H., Jessup, K.E., Hou, X., Xu, W., Bynum, E.D., Bean, B.W. 2015. Soil water extraction, water use, and grain yield by drought tolerant maize on the Texas High Plains. Agricultural Water Management. 155(2015):11-21.

Corn and sorghum performance are affected by irrigation application method: SDI versus mid-elevation spray irrigation - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Brauer, D.K., Tolk, J.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2015. Corn and sorghum performance are affected by irrigation application method: SDI versus mid-elevation spray irrigation. Meeting Abstract. Seminar at the USDA-ARS laboratory, March 10, 2015.

Soil moisture monitoring methods: Strengths and limitations - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2015. Soil moisture monitoring methods: Strengths and limitations. Meeting Abstract. Class room seminar, Manhattan, KS, March 11, 2015.

Soil Degradation: A North American perspective - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baumhardt, R.L., Stewart, B., Sainju, U.M. 2015. Soil Degradation: A North American perspective. Sustainability 7(3):2936-2960.

Accuracy assessment of NOAA gridded daily reference evapotranspiration for the Texas High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Hobbins, M.T., Senay, G.B., Paul, G., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O. 2015. Accuracy assessment of NOAA gridded daily reference evapotranspiration for the Texas High Plains. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 51(5):1262-1271. doi: 10.1111/1752-1688.

Corn and sorghum performance affected by irrigation application method:SDI versus mid-elevation spray irrigation - (Proceedings)
Evett, S.R., Brauer, D.K., Colaizzi, P.D., Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2015. Corn and sorghum performance affected by irrigation application method:SDI versus mid-elevation spray irrigation. Proceedings of the Central Plains Irrigation Conference.

Zone edge effects with variable rate irrigation - (Proceedings)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2015. Zone edge effects with variable rate irrigation. Proceedings of the Central Plains Irrigation Conference.

Crop water productivity and irrigation management - (Other)

Soil moisture monitoring methods:Strengths and limitations - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2015. Soil moisture monitoring methods:Strengths and limitations [abstract.Webinar Series.

Practical implications of applied irrigation research - (Other)
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Brauer, D.K. 2015. Practical implications of applied irrigation research. Power Point Presentation at the High Plains Irrigation Conference, January 15, 2015, Amarillo Civic Center.

Will farmers save water? A theoretical analysis of groundwater conservation policies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, T., Park, S.C., Jin, H. 2015. Will farmers save water? A theoretical analysis of groundwater conservation policies. Water Resources and Economics 12(2015):27-39.

Evaluation of measured and simulated cotton water use and yield under full and deficit irrigation - (Proceedings)
Ibragimov, N., Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Baumhardt, R.L. 2015. Evaluation of measured and simulated cotton water use and yield under full and deficit irrigation. Beltwide Cotton Conference, San Antonio, Jan.5-7, 2015, 956-961:CDROM

Non-destructive measurements of cottonseed nutritional trait diversity in the US National Cotton Germplasm Collection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hinze, L., Horn, P., Kothari, N., Frelichowski, J., Dever, J., Chapman, K., Percy, R. 2014. Non-destructive measurements of cottonseed nutritional trait diversity in the US National Cotton Germplasm Collection. Crop Science. 55(2)770-782.

Physiological responses of hard red winter wheat to infection by wheat streak mosaic virus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pradhan, G.P., Xue, Q., Jessup, K.E., Hao, B., Price, J.A., Rush, C.M. 2015. Physiological responses of hard red winter wheat to infection by wheat streak mosaic virus. Phytopathology. 105(5):621-627.

In situ sensors, weighing lysimeters and COSMOS under vegetated and bare conditions with subsurface drip irrigation - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Brauer, D.K., Franz, T., Ruthardt, B.B., Copeland, K.S. 2014. In situ sensors, weighing lysimeters and COSMOS under vegetated and bare conditions with subsurface drip irrigation [abstract].

Soil water sensing for climate change studies; Applicability of COSMOS and local sensor networks - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Brauer, D.K., Franz, T., Ruthardt, B.B., Copeland, K.S. 2014. Soil water sensing for climate change studies; Applicability of COSMOS and local sensor networks [abstract].

Evaluation of measured and simulated cotton water use and yield under full and deficit irrigation - (Abstract Only)
Ibragimov, N., Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Baumhardt, R.L. 2015. Evaluation of measured and simulated cotton water use and yield under full and deficit irrigation. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference,San Antonio, TX. Jan 5-7,2015. 956-961 CDROM

Soil-moisture sensors and irrigation management - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C. 2014. Soil-moisture sensors and irrigation management. International Irrigation Show [abstract].

Understanding Soil Moisture - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C. 2014. Understanding Soil Moisture. International Irrigation Show[abstract] 2014 Irrigation Show and Education Conf., Nov. 17 - 21, 2014.

Forecast EL NIÑO–Southern oscillation phases and best irrigation strategies to increase cotton yield - (Abstract Only)
Baumhardt, R.L., Mauget, S.A., Gowda, P., Brauer, D.K., Marek, G.W. 2015. Forecast EL NIÑO–Southern oscillation phases and best irrigation strategies to increase cotton yield. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. [abstract] p.934 on CDROM.

Soil water sensing: Implications of sensor capabilities for variable rate irrigation management - (Proceedings)
Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Schwartz, R.C. 2014. Soil water sensing: Implications of sensor capabilities for variable rate irrigation management. Irrigation Associations Exposition and Technical Conference Proceedings.

Identifiying and evaluating a suitable index for agricultural drought monitoring in the Texas High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Singh, V.P., Porter, D.O., Marek, T.H., Howell, T.A., Stewart, B. 2015. Identifiying and evaluating a suitable index for agricultural drought monitoring in the Texas High Plains. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. DOI: 10.1111/jawr.12275.

Assessing satellite-based start-of-season trends in the US High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lin, X., Hubbard, K.G., Mahmood, R., Sassenrath, G.F. 2014. Assessing satellite-based start-of-season trends in the U.S. High Plains. Environmental Research Letters. 9(10). doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/10/104016.

Enhancing water use efficiency with plant feedback irrigation control: The case for sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Tolk, J.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C. 2014. Enhancing water use efficiency with plant feedback irrigation control: The case for sorghum. Special Session China-US Water Saving Technology Flagship Project Workshop, 18th World Congress of CIGR. skp

Spatial ET field mapping using sensors mounted on a center pivot - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D. 2014. Spatial ET field mapping using sensors mounted on a center pivot [abstract] ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 73-2. CDROM.

Early and late maturing grain sorghum under variable climatic conditions in the Texas High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Tolk, J.A., Howell, T.A. 2014. Early and late maturing grain sorghum under variable climatic conditions in the Texas High Plains. Transactions of the ASABE. 57(6):1583-1594.

Development of a wireless computer vision instrument to detect biotic stress in wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Casanova, J.J., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Rush, C.M. 2014. Development of a wireless computer vision instrument to detect biotic stress in wheat. Sensors. 14:17753-17769.

Water saving technologies in U.S. irrigation - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Vories, E.D., Stone, K.C., Sui, R., Trout, T.J., Reba, M.L., Bronson, K.F. 2014. Water saving technologies in U.S. irrigation [abstract]. Sino-US workshop on water use efficiency in Yangling, China, Sept. 12. skp

New down-hole TDR method for deep profile soil water content and bulk electrical conductivity - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C. 2014. New down-hole TDR method for deep profile soil water content and bulk electrical conductivity. Research Coordination Meeting [abstract].

A new soil water and bulk eletrical conductivity sensor technology for irrigation and salinity management - (Other)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Anderson, S. 2014. A new soil water and bulk eletrical conductivity sensor technology for irrigation and salinity management. International Atomic Energy Agency.

Sensing water from subsurface drip irrigation laterals: In situ sensors, weighing lysimeters and COSMOS under vegetated and bare conditions - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Ruthardt, B.B., Bell, J.M., Copeland, K.S. 2014. Sensing water from subsurface drip irrigation laterals: In situ sensors, weighing lysimeters and COSMOS under vegetated and bare conditions. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts [abstract].

Corn yield and water use efficiency under contrasting irrigation application methods: an AquaCrop study contrasting subsurface drip and sprinkler irrigation methods - (Abstract Only)
El Mokh, F., Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Brauer, D.K. 2014. Corn yield and water use efficiency under contrasting irrigation application methods: an AquaCrop study contrasting subsurface drip and sprinkler irrigation methods [abstract] ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting.

Wireless sensor networks for canopy temperature sensing and irrigation management - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D. 2014. Wireless sensor networks for canopy temperature sensing and irrigation management [abstract] ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper 214-2. CDROM.

Evapotranspiration and irrigation algorithms in hydrologic modeling:Present Status and Opportunities - (Abstract Only)
Gowda, P., Marek, G.W., Baumhardt, R.L., Brauer, D.K., Evett, S.R., Ahuja, L.R. 2014. Evapotranspiration and irrigation algorithms in hydrologic modeling:Present Status and Opportunities [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 74-2. CDROM.

Spectral analysis of large-eddy advection in ET from eddy covariance towers and a large weighting lysimeter - (Abstract Only)
Lin, X., Evett, S.R., Gowda, P., Colaizzi, P.D., Aiken, R.M. 2014. Spectral analysis of large-eddy advection in ET from eddy covariance towers and a large weighting lysimeter[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 236-7. 2014 CDROM.

Dynamics of heat storage in evapotranspiration estimate - (Abstract Only)
Kutikoff, S., Lin, X., Evett, S.R., Gowda, P., Colaizzi, P.D., Kluitenberg, G.J. 2014. Dynamics of heat storage in evapotranspiration estimate [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper 241-4. 2014 CDROM.

Increasing stocking density reduces emissions of fugitive dust from cattle feedyards - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bush, K.J., Heflin, K.R., Marek, G.W., Bryant, T.C., Auvermann, B.W. 2014. Increasing stocking density reduces emissions of fugitive dust from cattle feedyards. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 30(5):815-824.

Precipitation, irrigation and crop growth signals in COSMOS data - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Bell, J.M. 2014. Precipitation, irrigation and crop growth signals in COSMOS data. Presented at the 2014 Workshop at MOISST: Advancing Soil Moisture Science and Applications, Stillwater, Oklahoma, 4-5 June 2014. Available at http://soilphysics.okstate.edu/research/moisst-2014-presentations-1.

Irrigation strategies using subsurface drip irrigation - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Evett, S.R., Baumhardt, R.L. 2014. Irrigation strategies using subsurface drip irrigation[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 214-2. CDROM.

Physiology and transcriptomics of water-deficit stress responses in wheat cultivars TAM 111 and TAM 112 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reddy, S., Liu, S., Rudd, J.C., Xue, Q., Payton, P.R., Finlayson, S.A., Mahan, J.R., Akhunova, A., Holalu, S.V., Lu, N. 2014. Physiology and transcriptomics of water-deficit stress responses in wheat cultivars TAM 111 and TAM 112. Journal of Plant Physiology. 171(14):1289-1298.

Evapotranspiration: Mass balance measurements compared with flux estimation methods - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Gowda, P., Marek, G.W., Alfieri, J.G., Kustas, W.P., Moorhead, J.E., Brauer, D.K. 2014. Evapotranspiration: Mass balance measurements compared with flux estimation methods. American Geophysical Union meeting {abstract]2014 AGU meeting, December 15-19, 2014, San Francisco, CA.

Method to calculate soil heat flux that accounts for sunlit and shaded soil beneath row crops - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Agam, N., Evett, S.R., Kustas, W.P., Cosh, M.H., Mckee, L.G. 2014. Method to calculate soil heat flux that accounts for sunlit and shaded soil beneath row crops [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 73-4. CDROM.

Texas Irrigation Situation - (Abstract Only)
Brauer, D.K. 2014. Texas Irrigation Situation [abstract]. American Peanut Research and Education Society Abstracts. Program Booklet Page No. 3.

Gaussian process models for reference ET estimation from alternative meteorological data sources - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Holman, D., Sridharan, M., Porter, D., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Moorhead, J.E., Marek, T. 2014. Gaussian process models for reference ET estimation from alternative meteorological data sources. Journal of Hydrology. 517:28-35.

Irrigation modeling with AquaCrop - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2014. Irrigation modeling with AquaCrop. Water and Irrigation Efficiency and Technology Meeting. Paper No. 17.

Soil water monitoring equipment for irrigation scheduling - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2014. Soil water monitoring equipment for irrigation scheduling. Meeting Abstract. Water and Irrigation Efficiency and Technology Meeting. Paper No. 5.

Irrigation scheduling and controlling crop water use efficiency with Infrared Thermometry - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2014. Irrigation scheduling and controlling crop water use efficiency with Infrared Thermometry. Water and Irrigation Efficiency and Technology Meeting. Paper No. 4.

Modeling cotton lint yield response to irrigation management as influenced by El Nino-Southern Oscillation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baumhardt, R.L., Mauget, S.A., Gowda, P., Brauer, D.K. 2014. Modeling cotton lint yield response to variable irrigation and El Nino-southern oscillation climate phase. Agronomy Journal. 106:1559-1568.

A three-dimensional index for characterizing crop water stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Torrion, J.A., Maas, S.J., Guo, W., Bordovsky, J.P., Cranmer, A.M. 2014. A three-dimensional index for characterizing crop water stress. Remote Sensing. 6:4025-4042.

Impacts of tilling and covering treatments on the biosolids solar drying conversion from Class B to Class A - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Song, I., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Choi, C.Y., Gerba, C.P. 2014. Impacts of tilling and covering treatments on the biosolids solar drying conversion from Class B to Class A. Environmental Technology. 35(20):2610-2618. Available: http://dx.coi.org/10.1080/09593330.2014.914572.

Time domain reflectometry waveform analysis with second order bounded mean oscillation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, Z., Kojima, Y., Lu, S., Chen, Y., Horton, R., Schwartz, R.C. 2014. Time domain reflectometry waveform analysis with second order bounded mean oscillation. Soil Science Society of America Journal. doi:10.2136sssaj2013.11.0497.

Two source energy balance model to calculate E, T, and ET: Comparison of Priestly-Taylor and Penman-Monteith formulations and two time scaling methods - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colaizzi, P.D., Agam, N., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P., O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2014. Two source energy balance model to calculate E, T, and ET: Comparison of Priestly-Taylor and Penman-Monteith formulations and two time scaling methods. Transactions of the ASABE. 57(2):479-498.

Profiling soil water content sensor - (Abstract Only)

The future of irrigation on the High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Lamm, F.R., Trout, T.J., Kranz, W.L. 2014. The future of irrigation on the High Plains [abstract].Central Plains Irrigation Conference, Burlington, Colorado,Central Plains Irrigation Association, February 25, 2014.

Use of crop specific drought indices for determining irrigation demand in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)

Symposium Concluding Remarks: Water policy in U.S.: Happy or sad interface with ET - (Abstract Only)
Brauer, D.K. 2014. Symposium Concluding Remarks: Water policy in U.S.: Happy or sad interface with ET. [abstract]International ET Symposium. Program Booklet Page No. 16.

Crop water stress indices correlated with soil water storage: Implications for variable rate irrigation management - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Schwartz, R.C. 2014. Crop water stress indices correlated with soil water storage: Implications for variable rate irrigation management [abstract]. International Soil Sensing Conference, Houston, TX, March 12-14, 2014.skp

COSMOS soil water sensing affected by crop biomass and water status - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Bell, J. 2014. COSMOS soil water sensing affected by crop biomass and water status.[abstract]. In Proceedings of the Third In-Situ and Remote Soil Moisture Sensing Technology Conference, March 12-14, 2014, Houston, TX. p.30.

Testing of SWAT for estimating ET in irrigated and dryland cropping systems in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)

A distributed data component for the open modeling interface - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bulatewicz, T., Andresen, D., Auvenshine, S., Peterson, J., Steward, D.R. 2014. A distributed data component for the open modeling interface. Journal of Environmental Modeling and Software. 57:138-151.

Infrared thermometry as a tool for site-specific irrigation scheduling - (Proceedings)

Water supply and needs for West Texas - (Abstract Only)
Brauer, D.K. 2014. Water supply and needs for West Texas [abstract]. 2nd Lone Star Water Summit. Program Booklet Page No. 2.

Winter wheat cultivars with temperature sensitive resistance to wheat streak mosaic virus do not recover from early season infections - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Price, J.A., Simmons, A.R., Rashed, A., Workneh, F., Rush, C.M. 2014. Winter wheat cultivars with temperature sensitive resistance to wheat streak mosaic virus do not recover from early season infections. Plant Disease. 98(4):525-531.

Time for cotton to uptake water of a known isotopic signature as measured in leaf petioles - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Climate change scenarios of surface solar radiation in data sparse regions: a case study in Malaprabha River Basin, India - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Aavudai, A., V.V., S., Kumar, D., Nanjundiah, R., Gowda, P. 2014. Climate change scenarios of surface solar radiation in data sparse regions: a case study in Malaprabha River Basin, India. Climate Research. 59:259-270.

Soil Water Sensing-Focus on Variable Rate Irrigation - (Proceedings)
Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Schwartz, R.C., Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2014. Soil Water Sensing-Focus on Variable Rate Irrigation. Proceedings of the Central Plains Irrigation Conference.

The future of irrigation on the U.S. Great Plains - (Proceedings)
Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Lamm, F.R., Trout, T.J., Kranz, W.L. 2014. The future of irrigation on the U.S. Great Plains. Proceedings of the Central Plains Irrigation Conference [abstract].

Calibration and validation of the SWAT model for predicting daily ET for irrigated crops in the Texas High Plains using lysimetric data - (Abstract Only)
Marek, G.W., Gowda, P., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Brauer, D.K., Marek, T.H., Moriasi, D.N., Baumhardt, R.L., Srinivasan, R. 2014. Calibration and validation of the SWAT model for predicting daily ET for irrigated crops in the Texas High Plains using lysimetric data. ASABE Paper No. 1872959.

Accuracy assessment of NOAA's daily reference evapotranspiration maps for the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Paul, G., Hobbins, M.T., Senay, G.B., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O. 2014. Accuracy assessment of NOAA's daily reference evapotranspiration maps for the Texas High Plains [abstract]. ASABE Paper No. 1873929.

Spatial variability insensitivity coefficient of grass and alfalfa reference evapotranspiration in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Marek, G.W., Porter, D.O., Marek, T.H., Howell, T.A. 2014. Spatial variability insensitivity coefficient of grass and alfalfa reference evapotranspiration in the Texas High Plains [abstract] ASABE Paper No. 18748.

Post-processing techniques for reducing errors in weighing lysimeter evapotranspiration (ET) datasets - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marek, G.W., Evett, S.R., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Copeland, K.S., Baumhardt, R.L. 2014. Post-processing techniques for reducing errors in weighing lysimeter evapotranspiration (ET) datasets. Transactions of the ASABE. 57(2):499-515.

Alleles conferring improved fiber quality from EMS mutagenesis of elite cotton genotypes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Patel, J.D., Wright, R.J., Auld, D., Chandnani, R., Goff, V.H., Ingles, J., Pierce, G.J., Torres, M.J., Paterson, A.H. 2014. Alleles conferring improved fiber quality from EMS mutagenesis of elite cotton genotypes. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 127(4):821-830.

Carbon dioxide control in an open system that measures canopy gas exchanges - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

COSMOS soil water sensor compared with EM sensor network & weighing lysimeter - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C. 2014. COSMOS soil water sensor compared with EM sensor network & weighing lysimeter.[abstract] W2188 Multi-State Soil Physics Committee Meeting, January 2-4, 2014, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Annual report to W-2188 multi-state research project "Characterizing Mass and Energy Transport at Different Vadose Zone Scales" - (Other)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C. 2014. Annual report to W-2188 multi-state research project "Characterizing Mass and Energy Transport at Different Vadose Zone Scales" Scientific and Technical Review.

Related to ABA-Insensitive3(ABI3)/Viviparous1 and AtABI5 transcription factor coexpression in cotton enhances drought stress adaptation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mittal, A., Gampala, S.S., Ritchie, G.L., Payton, P.R., Burke, J.J., Rock, C.D. 2014. Related to ABA-Insensitive3(ABI3)/Viviparous1 and AtABI5 transcription factor coexpression in cotton enhances drought stress adaptation. Plant Biotechnology Journal. 12(5):578-589.

Does climatic variability influence agricultural land prices under differing uses? The Texas High Plains case - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tewari, R., Johnson, J., Hudson, D., Wang, C., Patterson, D. 2013. Does climatic variability influence agricultural land prices under differing uses? The Texas High Plains case. Natural Resources. 4(8):506-513.

Investigating the influence of roughness length for heat transport (zoh) on the performance of SEBAL in semi-arid irrigated, and dryland agricultural systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Paul, G., Gowda, P., Varaprasad, P., Howell, T.A., Aiken, R., Neale, C. 2013. Investigating the influence of roughness length for heat transport (zoh) on the performance of SEBAL in semi-arid irrigated, and dryland agricultural systems. Journal of Hydrology. 509:231-234.

Timing of episodic drought can be critical in cotton - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Snowden, M.C., Ritchie, G.L., Simao, F.R., Bordovsky, J.P. 2014. Timing of episodic drought can be critical in cotton. Agronomy Journal. 106(2):452-458.

Yield determination and water-use effenciency of wheat under water-limited conditions in the U.S. southern high plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xue, Q., Rudd, J.C., Liu, S., Jessup, K.E., Devkota, R.N., Mahan, J.R. 2014. Yield determination and water-use effenciency of wheat under water-limited conditions in the U.S. Southern High Plains. Crop Science. 54(1):34-47.

Advances in sprinkler irrigation management - (Abstract Only)

A web application for cotton irrigation management on the U.S. southern high plains. Part I: Crop yield modeling and profit analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

A web application for cotton irrigation management on the U.S. southern high plains. Part II: Application design - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

A reevaluation of time domain reflectomery propagation time determination in soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Bell, J.M., Evett, S.R. 2013. A reevaluation of time domain reflectomery propagation time determination in soils. Vadose Zone Journal. 13(1):1-13, doi:10.2136/vzj2013.07.0135.

Use of crop-specific drought indices for determining irrigation demand in the Texas High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O., Howell, T.A., Singh, V.P., Stewart, B. 2014. Use of crop-specific drought indices for determining irrigation demand in the Texas High Plains. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 29(6):905-916.

Design and field tests of a directly coupled waveguide-on-access-tube soil water sensor - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Casanova, J.J., Schwartz, R.C., Evett, S.R. 2013. Design and field tests of a directly coupled waveguide-on-access-tube soil water sensor. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 28(4):603-610.

Maximizing grain sorghum water use efficiency under deficit irrigation - (Abstract Only)

The emerging imperative to improve crop water productivity: U.S. Southern High Plains as a case study - (Abstract Only)
Brauer, D.K., Baumhardt, R.L. 2013. The emerging imperative to improve crop water productivity: U.S. Southern High Plains as a case study[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session no. 182-1.

Screening production strategies for declining irrigation capacity and predictable climate conditions - (Abstract Only)
Baumhardt, R.L., Mauget, S.A., Brauer, D.K. 2013. Screening production strategies for declining irrigation capacity and predictable climate conditions.[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 182-7.

Effect of flushing velocity and flushing duration on sediment transport in microirrigation driplines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Puig-Bargues, J., Lamm, F.R. 2013. Effect of flushing velocity and flushing duration on sediment transport in microirrigation driplines. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(5):1821-1828.

A reevaluation of TDR propagation time determination in soils and geological media - (Abstract Only)
Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Bell, J.M., Evett, S.R. 2013. A reevaluation of TDR propagation time determination in soils and geological media [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 413-14, p. 195.

Contrasting tillage effects of infiltration, stored soil water and yield at two locations - (Abstract Only)
Schwartz, R.C., Schlegel, A.J., Baumhardt, R.L., Evett, S.R., Bell, J.M. 2013. Contrasting tillage effects of infiltration, stored soil water and yield at two locations [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 182-3, p. 119.

Wireless computer vision system for crop stress detection - (Abstract Only)
Casanova, J.J., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2013. Wireless computer vision system for crop stress detection [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 196-7, p.123.

Wireless canopy sensing network systems for automated control of irrigation and water use efficiency - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. Wireless canopy sensing network systems for automated control of irrigation and water use efficiency[abstract] Automated methods for continuous measurements agro climatalogy and forestry workshop, Ben Gurion University, Israel, September 7-12, 2013.p. 7.

Automated soil water balance sensing: From layers to control volumes - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Oshaughnessy, S.A. 2013. Automated soil water balance sensing: From layers to control volumes [abstract] Automated methods for continuous measurements agro climatalogy and forestry workshop, Ben Gurion University, Israel, September 7-12, 2013. p. 7

Overview of advances in water management in agricultural production:Sensor based irrigation management - (Abstract Only)

Soil: Conservation practices - (Book / Chapter)
Baumhardt, R.L., Blanco, H. 2014. Soil: Conservation practices. Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems. 5:San Diego, CA.:Elsevier. p. 153-165.

Lessons learned from the Bushland Evapotranspiration and Agricultural Remote Sensing EXperiment 2008 (BEAREX08) - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Kustas, W.P., Alfieri, J.G., Prueger, J.H., Chavez Eguez, J.L. 2013. Lessons learned from the Bushland Evapotranspiration and Agricultural Remote Sensing EXperiment 2008 (BEAREX08)[abstract]. Geological Society of America Meeting. Paper No. 168-8.

Effect of row orientation on energy balance components - (Abstract Only)
Agam, N., Evett, S.R., Kustas, W.P., Alfieri, J.G., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. Effect of row orientation on energy balance components [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 63-8, p. 76

Long-term lysimeter data on evapotranspiration - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2014. Long-term lysimeter data on evapotranspiration. Meeting Abstract [abstract] Workshop on Investigation Hydrological Fluxes Using Long Term Lysimeter Date, Nov. 25-26, 2013, Juelich, Germany.skp

Soil water sensing methods-Usefulness for evapotranspiration monitoring and links to remote sensing - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Ochsner, T., Cosh, M.H. 2014. Soil water sensing methods-Usefulness for evapotranspiration monitoring and links to remote sensing[abstract].

Energy and water balance determination in an advective environment:From direct measurement to microclimate based estimation - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Lascano, R.J., Kustas, W.P., Howell, T.A. 2013. Energy and water balance determination in an advective environment:From direct measurement to microclimate based estimation [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 195-6, p. 123.

The agronomic science of spatial and temporal water management:How much, when and where - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. The agronomic science of spatial and temporal water management:How much, when and where [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 42-2, p. 71.

Irrigated agriculture with limited water supply:Tools for understanding and managing irrigation and crop water use efficiencies - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Schwartz, R.C., Howell, T.A. 2013. Irrigated agriculture with limited water supply:Tools for understanding and managing irrigation and crop water use efficiencies [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 96-1, p. 86.

Evaluation of a root zone TDR sensor for soil water content measurement - (Abstract Only)
Xin, X., Ochsner, T., Evett, S.R. 2013. Evaluation of a root zone TDR sensor for soil water content measurement [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session, 143-3, p.107.

Measured soil water evaporation as a function of the square root of time and reference ET - (Abstract Only)
Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R. 2013. Measured soil water evaporation as a function of the square root of time and reference ET [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 67-11, p. 78.

An overview of soil water sensors for salinity & irrigation management - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C. 2013. An overview of soil water sensors for salinity & irrigation management. [abstract]. 2013 CDROM

Tapping unsustainable groundwater stores for agricultural production in the High Plains Aquifer of Kansas, projections to 2110 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steward, D.R., Bruss, P.J., Yang, X., Staggenborg, S.A., Welch, S.M., Apley, M.D. 2013. Tapping unsustainable groundwater stores for agricultural production in the High Plains Aquifer of Kansas, projections to 2110. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 110(37):E3477-E3486.

Impact of deficit irrigation on maize physical and chemical properties and ethanol yield - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, L., Klocke, N., Yan, S., Rogers, D., Schlegel, A., Lamm, F., Chang, S.I., Wang, D. 2013. Impact of deficit irrigation on maize physical and chemical properties and ethanol yield. Cereal Chemistry. 90(5):453-462.

The analytic element method for rectangular gridded domains, benchmark comparisons and application to the High Plains Aquifer - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steward, D.R., Allen, A.J. 2013. The analytic element method for rectangular gridded domains, benchmark comparisons and application to the High Plains Aquifer. Advances in Water Resources. 60:89-99.

Agricultural water management in the Texas High Plains:Present status, challenges, and opportunities - (Abstract Only)
Gowda, P. 2013. Agricultural water management in the Texas High Plains:Present status, challenges, and opportunities [abstract]. American Geophysical Union. Paper No. H21P-01.

Is scintillometer measurement accurate enough for evaluating remote sensing based energy balance ET models? - (Abstract Only)
Paul, G., Gowda, P., Vara Prsad, P., Howell, T.A., Basu, S. 2013. Is scintillometer measurement accurate enough for evaluating remote sensing based energy balance ET models [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 65-4.

An integrated framework of operational ET remote sensing program for irrigation management in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Gowda, P., Marek, T., Porter, D.O., Howell, T.A., Paul, G., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. An integrated framework of operational ET remote sensing program for irrigation management the the Texas High Plains [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 65-6.

Circular buffer strips in center pivot irrigation for multiple benefits in the Southern Great Plains - (Abstract Only)
Angadi, S., Gowda, P. 2013. Circular buffer strips in center pivot irrigation for multiple benefits in the Southern Great Plains [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 421-6.

Comparison of the performances of DRAINMOD-NII and ADAPT models in simulating nitrate losses from subsurface drainage systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ale, S., Gowda, P., Mulla, D., Moriasi, D.N., Youssef, M. 2013. Comparison of the performances of DRAINMOD-NII and ADAPT models in simulating nitrate losses from subsurface drainage systems. Agricultural Water Management. 129:21-30.

Wireless sensor network effectively controls center pivot irrigation of sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
O'Shaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2014. Wireless sensor network effectively controls center pivot irrigation of sorghum. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 29(6):853-864.

Directly coupled vs conventional time domain reflectometry in soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Casanova, J.J., Schwartz, R.C., Evett, S.R., Anderson, S.K. 2013. Directly coupled vs conventional time domain reflectometry in soils. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 29(5):771-777.

Impact of deficit irrigation on sorghum physical and chemical properties and ethanol yield - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, L., Maier, A., Klocke, N.L., Yan, S., Rogers, D.H., Tesso, T., Wang, D. 2013. Impact of deficit irrigation on sorghum physical and chemical properties and ethanol yield. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(4):1541-1549.

The Penman-Monteith Equation as a method to initialize canopy temperature in the two-source energy balance model and comparison to other methods - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Agam, N., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Howell, T.A., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Gowda, P., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2013. The Penman-Monteith Equation as a method to initialize canopy temperature in the two-source energy balance model and comparison to other methods [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Session 195-10, p.123.

Alfalfa response to irrigation from limited water supplies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Klocke, N.L., Currie, R.S., Holman, J.D. 2013. Alfalfa response to irrigation from limited water supplies. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(5):1759-1768.

Evaluation of the precision agricultural landscape modeling system (PALMS) in the semiarid Texas southern high plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nelson, J.R., Lascano, R.J., Booker, J.D., Zartman, R.E., Goebel, T.S. 2013. Evaluation of the precision agricultural landscape modeling system (PALMS) in the semiarid Texas Southern High Plains. Open Journal of Soil Science. 3:169-181.

Registration of a tufted-naked seed upland cotton germplasm - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bechere, E., Auld, D.L. 2014. Registration of a tufted-naked seed upland cotton germplasm. Journal of Plant Registrations. 8(1):63-67.

Long term spatial and temporal trends in frost day indices in Kansas, USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Anandhi, A., Perumal, S., Gowda, P., Lamsal, A., Hutchinson, S., Harrington, J., Tomlinson, P., Kirkham, M.B., Rice, C.W. 2013. Long term spatial and temporal trends in frost day indices in Kansas, USA. Journal of Climate Change. 120(1-2)169-181.

Cotton physiological parameters affected by episodic irrigation interruption - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Simao, F.R., Ritchie, G.L., Bednarz, C.W. 2013. Cotton physiological parameters affected by episodic irrigation interruption. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology A. 3(6):443-454.

Potential economic impacts of water-use changes in southwest Kansas - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Golden, B., Johnson, J. 2013. Potential economic impacts of water-use changes in southwest Kansas. Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research. 5(2-3):129-145.

Assessing application uniformity of a variable rate irrigation system in a windy location - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2013. Assessing application uniformity of a variable rate irrigation system in a windy location. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 29(4):497-510.

Past and future changes in frost day indices on Catskill Mountains region of New York - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Aavudai, A., Zion, M.S., Gowda, P., Pierson, D.C., Lounsbury, D., Frei, A. 2013. Past and future changes in frost day indices on Catskill Mountains region of New York. Hydrological Processes. 27:3094-3104.

Growth and physiological responses of five cotton genotypes to sodium chloride and sodium sulfate saline water irrigation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Niu, G., Rodriguez, D., Dever, J., Zhang, J. 2013. Growth and physiological responses of five cotton genotypes to sodium chloride and sodium sulfate saline water irrigation. Journal of Cotton Science. 17(3):233-244.

US forest service technical cooperation visit Badia Rangeland and irrigation analysis - (Other)
Forsman, R., Evett, S.R., Marwah, N. 2013. US forest service technical cooperation visit Badia Rangeland and irrigation analysis. Technical Report. US forest service technical cooperation visit Badia Rangeland and irrigation analysis. March 24-29, 2013. Available at http://www.cprl.ars.usda.gov/swmru-publications.php

Replacing fallow with cover crops in a semiarid soil:Effects on soil properties - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blanco-Canqui, H., Holman, J., Schlegel, A., Tatarko, J., Shaver, T.M. 2013. Replacing fallow with cover crops in a semiarid soil: Effects on soil properties. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 77(2):1026-1024.

Residue management effects on water use and yield of deficit irrigated corn - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Howell, T.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. Residue management effects on water use and yield of deficit irrigated corn. Agronomy Journal. 105(4):1035-1044.

Residue management effects on water use and yield of deficit irrigated cotton - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Howell, T.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D. 2013. Residue management effects on water use and yield of deficit irrigated cotton. Agronomy Journal. 105(4):1026-1034.

Soil water sensors for irrigation management-What works, what doesn't, and why - (Other)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J. 2013. Soil water sensors for irrigation management-What works, what doesn't, and why. Meeting Abstract. Presentation made at Ogallala Aquifer Workshop, March 7, 2013, Amarillo, TX.

2012 North Plains research field 12-200 limited irrigation corn production study - (Experiment Station)
Marek, T.H., Xue, Q., Xu, W., Becker, J., Michels, G.D., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P., Amosson, S.H. 2013. 2012 North Plains research field 12-200 limited irrigation corn production study. Experiment Station Bulletins. Publication AREC 2013-5:p.1-60.

Yield component analysis of grain sorghum grown under water stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tolk, J.A., Howell, T.A. 2013. Yield component analysis of grain sorghum grown under water stress. Field Crops Research. 145:44-51. http://dx.doi.org/a0.1016/j.fcr.2013.02.006

Soil permittivity response to bulk electrical conductivity for selected soil water sensors - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Pelletier, M.G., Evett, S.R., Baumhardt, R.L. 2013. Soil permittivity response to bulk electrical conductivity for selected soil water sensors. Vadose Zone Journal. 12(2): doi10.2136/vzj2012.0133.

Scale effects of STATSGO and SSURGO databases on flow and water quality predictions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gowda, P., Mulla, D.J., Nangia, V., Ale, S. 2013. Scale effects of STATSGO and SSURGO databases on flow and water quality predictions. Journal of Water Resource and Protection. 5:266-274.

Simulating the hydrologic response of a semiarid watershed to switchgrass cultivation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Goldstein, J.C., Tarhule, A., Brauer, D.K. 2014. Simulating the hydrologic response of a semiarid watershed to switchgrass cultivation. Hydrology Research. 45(1):99-114.

Sunflower response to irrigation from limited water supplies with no-till management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Klocke, N.L., Currie, R.S., Tomsicek, D.J., Koehn, J.W. 2012. Sunflower response to irrigation from limited water supplies with no-till management. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(1):167-175.

Reducing water inputs with subsurface drip irrigation may improve alfalfa nutritive value - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harmoney, K.R., Lamm, F.R., Johnson, S.K., Aboukheira, A.A. 2013. Reducing water inputs with subsurface drip irrigation may improve alfalfa nutritive value. Forage and Grazinglands. 11(1)8 p. doi:10.1094/FG-2013-117-01-RS.

Replacing fallow with continuous cropping reduces crop water productivity of semiarid wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Aiken, R.M., O'Brien, D.M., Olson, B.L., Murray, L. 2013. Replacing fallow with continuous cropping reduces crop water productivity of semiarid wheat. Agronomy Journal. 105(1):199-207.

Water and radiation use efficiencies in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Narayanan, S., Aiken, R.M., Vara Prasad, P., Xin, Z. 2013. Water and radiation use efficiencies in sorghum. Agronomy Journal. 105(3):649-656.

Grain yield and plant characteristics of corn hybrids in the Great Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Frank, B., Schlegel, A.J., Stone, L.R., Kirkham, M. 2013. Grain yield and plant characteristics of corn hybrids in the Great Plains. Agronomy Journal. 105(2):383-394.

Comparison of deficit irrigation scheduling methods that use canopy temperature measurements - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baker, J.T., Mahan, J.R., Gitz, D.C., Lascano, R.J., Ephrath, J.E. 2013. Comparison of deficit irrigation scheduling methods that use canopy temperature measurements. Plant Biosystems. 147(1):40-49.

Relating El Nino-Southern oscillation climate conditions to irrigation strategies for increased cotton yield - (Abstract Only)
Baumhardt, R.L., Mauget, S.A. 2013. Relating El Nino-Southern oscillation climate conditions to irrigation strategies for increased cotton yield[abstract]. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference. Paper No. 14373.

Irrigation scheduling by ET and soil water sensing - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Howell, T.A. 2012. Irrigation scheduling by ET and soil water sensing[abstract]. Irrigation Associations Exposition and Technical Conference, November 3-7, 2012, Orlando, Florida, 2012 CDROM.

USDA-ARS Highlights and emerging research on agricultural water use - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R. 2012. USDA-ARS Highlights and emerging research on agricultural water use [abstract]. Irrigation Associations Exposition and Technical Conference, November 3-7, 2012, Orlando, Florida. 2012 CDROM.

Operational evapotranspiration mapping using remote sensing and weather datasets: A new parameterization for the SSEB approach - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Senay, G.B., Bohms, S., Singh, R.K., Gowda, P., Velpuri, N., Alemu, H., Verdin, J.P. 2013. Operational evapotranspiration mapping using remote sensing and weather datasets: A new parameterization for the SSEB approach. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 49(3):577-591.

Groundwater surface water interactions and the role of phreatophytes in identifying recharge zones - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ahring, T., Steward, D. 2012. Groundwater surface water interactions and the role of phreatophytes in identifying recharge zones. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 16:4133-4122. doi:10.5194/hess-16-4133-2012.

Automating prescription map building for VRI systems using plant feedback - (Proceedings)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2012. Automating prescription map building for VRI systems using plant feedback. Irrigation Association Conference Proceedings. November 2-6, 2012, Orlando, Florida. 2012 CDROM

Optimizing the use of limited water in agricultural systems - (Abstract Only)
Schwartz, R.C., Ibragimov, N., Evett, S.R., Bell, J.M. 2012. Optimizing the use of limited water in agricultural systems. [abstract]. Uzbekistan-US Sciences Collaboration: Defining the Opportunites, September 27-29,2012 Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

Irrigation science and water quality challenges in Ukbekistan - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Butaev, M. 2012. Irrigation science and water quality challenges in Ukbekistan.[abstract]American Association for the Advancement of Science-Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan joint workshop, U.S. Life Sciences Collaboration:Defining the Opportunites, Tashkent, Uzbekistan, September 27-29, 2012.

Sprinkler evaporation losses in alfalfa during solid-set sprinkler irrigation in semiarid areas - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stambouli, T., Martinez-Cob, A., Faci, J.M., Howell, T.A., Zapata, N. 2012. Sprinkler evaporation losses in alfalfa during solid-set sprinkler irrigation in semiarid areas. Irrigation Science. 31:1075-1089. Available: DOI 10.1007/s00271-012-0389-2.

The use of automated weather stations for irrigation management in the Jordan Valley - (Abstract Only)
Jitan, M.A., Evett, S.R., Shaqir, I.M., Mazahreh, N.T. 2012. The use of automated weather stations for irrigation management in the Jordan Valley [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 343-10.

A waveguide-on-access-tube (WOAT) TDR sensor for deep soil water content and bulk EC - (Abstract Only)
Evett, S.R., Casanova, J.J., Schwartz, R.C. 2012. A waveguide-on-access-tube (WOAT) TDR sensor for deep soil water content and bulk EC [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 59-11.

Wireless sensor networks for irrigation management - (Abstract Only)
Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R. 2012. Wireless sensor networks for irrigation management [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper no. 59-2.

Measured and simulated soil water evaporation from four Great Plains soils - (Abstract Only)
Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R. 2012. Measured and simulated soil water evaporation from four Great Plains soils [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM Paper No. 350-18.

Utility of multi temporal satellite images for crop water requirements estimation and irrigation management in the Jordan Valley - (Abstract Only)

Evapotranspiration and crop coefficients for irrigated sunflower in the southern high plains. - (Proceedings)
Howell, T.A., Evett, S.R., Tolk, J.A., Copeland, K.S., Marek, T.H. 2012. Evapotranspiration and crop coefficients for irrigated sunflower in the southern high plains. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). Paper No. 12-1338306.

Soil water sensor response to bulk electrical conductivity - (Abstract Only)
Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Evett, S.R., Bell, J.M., Pelletier, M.G., Baumhardt, R.L. 2012. Soil water sensor response to bulk electrical conductivity. {abstract}. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 59-10.

Increasing yield of deficit irrigated cotton and corn with conservation tillage - (Abstract Only)
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2012. Increasing yield of deficit irrigated cotton and corn with conservation tillage.{abstract}. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 401-33.

Recent advances in the two source energy balance model to calculate E.T. and ET for row crops - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Agam, N., Tolk, J.A., Evett, S.R., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C. 2012. Recent advances in the two source energy balance model to calculate E.T. and ET for row crops [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No 204-2.

Performance of a wireless sensor network for crop monitoring and irrigation control - (Proceedings)
O'shaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Howell, T.A. 2012. Performance of a wireless sensor network for crop monitoring and irrigation control. In:ASABE Annual International Meeting, July 29-August 1, 2012, Dallas,TX. Paper No.12-1338246.

The simple script wrapper for OpenMI:Enabling interdisciplinary modeling studies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bulatewicz, T., Allen, A., Peterson, J., Staggenborg, S., Welch, S., Steward, D. 2012. The simple script wrapper for OpenMI: Enabling interdisciplinary modeling studies. Environmental Modeling & Software. 39:283-294.

Soil water balance calculation using a two source energy balance model and wireless sensor arrays aboard a center pivot - (Abstract Only)
Colaizzi, P.D., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Evett, S.R., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A. 2012. Soil water balance calculation using a two source energy balance model and wireless sensor arrays aboard a center pivot [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 59-6.

Bushland evapotranspiration and agricultural remote sensing system (BEARS) - (Abstract Only)
Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Paul, G., Colaizzi, P.D., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O., Moorhead, J.E., Holman, D. 2012. Bushland evapotranspiration and agricultural remote sensing system (BEARS)[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 209-10.

Bushland Reference ET Calculator with QA/QC capabilities and iPhone/iPad application - (Abstract Only)
Ennis, J.R., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A., Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O. 2012. Bushland Reference ET Calculator with QA/QC capabilities and iPhone/iPad application [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 209-5.

Mapping crop-specific drought index for groundwater management in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Moorhead, J.E., Gowda, P., Porter, D.O., Marek, T.H., Howell, T.A., Stewart, B.A., Holman, D. 2012. Mapping crop-specific drought index for groundwater management in the Texas High Plains [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 209-11.

Gaussian processes-based predictive models to estimate reference ET from alternative meteorological data sources for irrigation scheduling - (Abstract Only)
Holman, D., Sridharan, M., Gowda, P., Porter, D.O., Marek, T.H., Howell, T.A., Moorhead, J.E. 2012. Gaussian processes-based predictive models to estimate reference ET from alternative meteorological data sources for irrigation scheduling [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 204-11.

An intercomparison study of TSM, SEBS, and SEBAL using high-resolution imagery and lysimetric data - (Abstract Only)
Paul, G., Gowda, P., Prasad, P., Howell, T.A., Staggenborg, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Neale, C.M., Hutchinson, S.L., Aiken, R.M. 2012. An intercomparison study of TSM, SEBS, and SEBAL using high-resolution imagery and lysimetric data [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 209-7.

Estimating missing hourly climatic data using artificial neural network for energy balance based ET mapping applications - (Abstract Only)
Cemek, B., Koksal, S.E., Cetin, S., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P. 2012. Estimating missing hourly climatic data using artificial neural network for energy balance based ET mapping applications [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Page No. 204-12.

Testing of two source energy balance model under irrigated and dryland conditions using high resolution airborne imagery - (Abstract Only)
Paul, G., Gowda, P., Prasad, P., Howell, T.A., Staggenborg, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D., Neale, C.M., Hutchinson, S.L., Aiken, R.M. 2012. Testing of two source energy balance model under irrigated and dryland conditions using high resolution airborne imagery [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No 204-6.

An application of METRIC to estimate evapotranspiration of red pepper under four different irrigation levels - (Abstract Only)
Koksal, S.E., Artik, C., Tasan, M., Gowda, P., Howell, T.A. 2012. An application of METRIC to estimate evapotranspiration of red pepper under four different irrigation levels [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 209-12.

Spatial interpolation of daily evapotranspiration data in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Marek, T.H., Porter, D.O., Gowda, P., Oommen, T., Howell, T.A., Holman, D., Moorhead, J.E. 2012. Spatial interpolation of daily evapotranspiration data in the Texas High Plains [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 209-2.

Spatial variability in sensitivity of reference crop ET to accuracy of climate data in the Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Porter, D.O., Gowda, P., Marek, T.H., Howell, T.A., Moorhead, J.E., Holman, D. 2012. Spatial variability in sensitivity of reference crop ET to accuracy of climate data in the Texas High Plains [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 209-1.

Past and future changes in frost day indices on Catskill Mountain Region of New York - (Proceedings)
Aavudai, A., Zion, M.S., Gowda, P., Pierson, D.C., Lounsbury, D., Frei, A. 2013. Past and future changes in frost day indices on Catskill Mountain Region of New York. Proceedings of the Eastern Snow Conference. 27(21) pgs 3094-3104.

Changing climate and landuse effects of surface and groundwater use in the Canadian River Basin - (Abstract Only)
Brauer, D.K., Baumhardt, R.L., Howell, T.A., Gitz, D.C. 2012. Changing climate and landuse effects of surface and groundwater use in the Canadian River Basin [abstract]. National Groundwater Association's Conference on the Great Plains Aquifers, October 25-26, 2012, Omaha, NE. 2012 CDROM.

Crop rotation effect on soil carbon and nitrogen stocks under limited irrigation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Halvorson, A.D., Schlegel, A.J. 2012. Crop rotation effect on soil carbon and nitrogen stocks under limited irrigation. Agronomy Journal. 104(5):1265-1273.

Reflectance based characterization of wheat cultivars for identifying drought tolerance in the Southern Great Plains - (Abstract Only)
Ajayi, S., Krishnareddy, S., Liu, S., Gowda, P., Xue, Q., Marek, T.H., Rudd, J., Biradar, C.M., Jessup, K. 2012. Reflectance based characterization of wheat cultivars for identifying drought tolerance in the Southern Great Plains [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2012 CDROM. Paper No. 244-12.

Alfalfa production with subsurface drip irrigation in the Central Great Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lamm, F.R., Harmoney, K.R., Aboukheira, A.A., Johnson, S.K. 2012. Alfalfa production with subsurface drip irrigation in the Central Great Plains. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(4):1203-1212.

Comparing the cost-effectiveness of water conservation policies in a depleting aquifer:A dynamic analysis of the Kansas High Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peterson, J. 2012. Comparing the cost-effectiveness of water conservation policies in a depleting aquifer:A dynamic analysis of the Kansas High Plains. Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics. 44(2):222-234.

Using conservation tillage to increase yield and water use efficiency of corn and cotton under deficit irrigation - (Abstract Only)
Baumhardt, R.L., Schwartz, R.C., Howell, T.A. 2012. Using conservation tillage to increase yield and water use efficiency of corn and cotton under deficit irrigation. [abstract]. Soil and Water Conservation Society. Paper No.61319939.

Soil water sensors:Problems, advances and potential for irrigation scheduling - (Other)
Evett, S.R., Schwartz, R.C., Casanova, J.J., Lascano, R.J., Oshaughnessy, S.A., Colaizzi, P.D. 2012. Soil water sensors:Problems, advances and potential for irrigation scheduling. Scientific and Technical Review. 2012 CDROM.

2011 North Plains research field 12-200 limited irrigation corn production study - (Experiment Station)
Marek, T.H., Xue, Q., Xu, W., Bean, B., Michels, G.J., Howell, T.A., Gowda, P., Sweeten, J.M., Colaizzi, P.D., Amosson, S.H. 2012. 2011 North Plains research field 12-200 limited irrigation corn production study. Experiment Station Bulletins. p. 44.

Spatial distribution and morphology of sediments in Texas Southern High Plains playa wetlands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Villarreal, C.J., Zartman, R., Hudnall, W., Gitz, D.C., Rainwater, K., Smith, L.M. 2012. Spatial distribution and morphology of sediments in Texas Southern High Plains playa wetlands. Texas Water Journal. 3(1):1-4.

Cotton response to crop row offset and orientation to subsurface drip irrigation laterals - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bordovsky, J.P., Mustian, J.T. 2012. Cotton response to crop row offset and orientation to subsurface drip irrigation laterals. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 28(3):367-376.

Managing diminished irrigation capacity with preseason irrigation and plant density for corn production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schlegel, A.J., Stone, L.R., Dumler, T.J., Lamm, F.R. 2012. Managing diminished irrigation capacity with preseason irrigation and plant density for corn production. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(2):525-531.

Subsurface drip irrigation: Status of the technology in 2010 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lamm, F.R., Bordovsky, J.P., Schwankl, L.J., Grabow, G.L., Enciso-Medina, J., Peters, T.R., Colaizzi, P.D., Trooien, T.P., Porter, D.0. 2012. Subsurface drip irrigation: Status of the technology in 2010. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(2):483-491.

From precipitation to groundwater baseflow in a native prairie ecosystem: a regional study of the Konza LTER in the Flint Hills of Kansas, USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steward, D.R., Yang, X., Staggenborg, S.A., MacPherson, G.L., Welch, S.M. 2011. From precipitation to groundwater baseflow in a native prairie ecosystem: A regional study of the Konza LTER in the Flint Hills of Kansas, USA. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 15:3181-3194.

Planting geometry and plant population affect dryland maize grain yield and harvest index - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mohammed, S., Blaser, B., Stewart, B. 2012. Planting geometry and plant population affect dryland maize grain yield and harvest index. Journal of Crop Improvement. 26:130-139. DOI: 10.1080/15427528.2011.618241

Conservation tillage - (Book / Chapter)
Unger, P.W., Blanco-Canqui, H. 2011. Conservation tillage. In: Huang, P.M., Li, Y., Sumner, M.E., editors. Handbook of Soil Sciences: Resource Management and Environmental Impacts, 2nd Edition. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida. p. 25-1--25-31.

Ethanol production in the Southern High Plains of Texas: Impacts on the economy and scarce water resources - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guerrero, B., Johnson, J., Amosson, S., Johnson, P., Segarra, E., Surles, J. 2011. Ethanol production in the Southern High Plains of Texas: Impacts on the economy and scarce water resources. The Journal of Regional Analysis & Policy. 41(1):22-32.

Last Modified: 2/23/2016
Footer Content Back to Top of Page