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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Development of Technologies and Strategies for Sustainable Crop Production in Containerized and Protected Horticulture Systems

Location: Application Technology Research

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

Rice hull mulch affects germination of bittercress and creeping woodsorrel in container plant culture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Altland, J.E., Boldt, J.K., Krause, C.R. 2016. Rice hull mulch affects germination of bittercress and creeping woodsorrel in container plant culture. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 7:2359-2375.

Dolomitic lime amendment affects pine bark substrate pH, nutrient availability, and plant growth: A review - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Altland, J.E., Jeong, K.Y. 2016. Dolomitic lime amendment affects pine bark substrate pH, nutrient availability, and plant growth: A review. HortTechnology. 26(5):565-573.

Silicon accumulation and distribution in petunia and sunflower - (Abstract Only)

Granular activated carbon to remove agrichemicals from water - (Trade Journal)
Fisher, P., Grant, G., Zayas, V., Raudales, R., Altland, J.E., Boldt, J.K. 2016. Granular activated carbon to remove agrichemicals from water. Greenhouse Grower Magazine. May/June: 20-22.

Micronutrient availability from steel slag amendment in pine bark substrates - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Altland, J.E., Locke, J.C., Zellner, W.L. 2016. Micronutrient availability from steel slag amendment in pine bark substrates. Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 34(3)67-74.

Light intensity and quality from sole-source light-emitting diodes impact growth, morphology, and nutrient content of Brassica microgreens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gerovac, J.R., Craver, J.K., Lopez, R.G., Boldt, J.K. 2016. Light intensity and quality from sole-source light-emitting diodes impact growth, morphology, and nutrient content of Brassica microgreens. HortScience. 51(5):497-503.

Short-term reductions in irradiance and temperature minimally impact growth and development of five floriculture species - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Micronutrient availability from steel slag amendment in peatmoss substrates Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Altland, J.E., Zellner, W.L., Locke, J.C., Krause, C.R. 2015. Micronutrient availability from steel slag amendment in peatmoss substrates. HortScience. 50:1715-1720.

Substrate pH and butterfly bush response to dolomitic lime or steel slag amendment Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Altland, J.E., Zellner, W.L., Locke, J.C. 2015. Substrate pH and butterfly bush response to dolomitic lime or steel slag amendment. Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 33(2):89-95.

Silicon improves flowering characteristics of sunflower and petunia at low phosphorus rates - (Abstract Only)
Boldt, J.K., Altland, J.E., Zellner, W.L., Locke, J.C. 2015. Silicon improves flowering characteristics of sunflower and petunia at low phosphorus rates. HortScience. 50(9):S142.

Let’s talk silicon - (Trade Journal)
Zellner, W.L. 2015. Let’s talk silicon. The Buckeye. 26(4):27-28.

The levels of boron-uptake proteins in roots are correlated with tolerance to boron stress in barley Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mishra, S., Heckathorn, S., Krause, C.R. 2015. The levels of boron-uptake proteins in roots are correlated with tolerance to boron stress in barley. Crop Science. 55:1741-1748.

Sample container and storage for paclobutrazol monitoring in irrigation water - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Altland, J.E., Morris, L.A., Boldt, J.K., Fisher, P., Raudales, R. 2016. Sample container and storage for paclobutrazol monitoring in irrigation water. HortTechnology. 25(6):769-773.

Continuing assessment of the 5 day sodium carbonate-ammonium nitrate extraction assay as an indicator test for silicon fertilizers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zellner, W.L., Friedrich, R.L., Kim, S., Sturtz, D.S., Frantz, J., Altland, J.E., Krause, C.R. 2015. Continuing assessment of the 5 day sodium carbonate-ammonium nitrate extraction assay as an indicator test for silicon fertilizers. Journal of AOAC International. 98(4):890-895.

Steel slag raises pH of greenhouse substrates - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Altland, J.E., Locke, J.C., Zellner, W.L., Boldt, J.K. 2015. Steel slag raises pH of greenhouse substrates. HortScience. 50(4):603-608.

Has your greenhouse gone virtual? - (Trade Journal)
Boldt, J.K. 2014. Has your greenhouse gone virtual?. Greenhouse Product News. 24(11):36-41.

Solute transport through a pine-bark based substrate under saturated and unsaturated conditions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hoskins, T., Owens, J., Fields, J., Altland, J.E., Easton, Z., Niemiera, A. 2014. Solute transport through a pine-bark based substrate under saturated and unsaturated conditions. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. 139:634-641.

A new lime material for container substrates - (Trade Journal)
Altland, J.E. 2014. A new lime material for container substrates. The Buckeye. 25(8):28-31.

A novel approach to reduce greenhouse energy costs - (Trade Journal)
Boldt, J.K. 2014. A novel approach to reduce greenhouse energy costs. Greenhouse Product News. 24(10):14-22.

Weed control in herbaceous perennial container production - (Trade Journal)
Altland, J.E. 2014. Weed control in herbaceous perennial container production. Greenhouse Product News. 24(9):12-16.

Should biochar be used in container substrates? - (Trade Journal)
Altland, J.E. 2014. Should biochar be used in container substrates?. Greenhouse Product News. 24(8):14-21.

Research is our middle name - (Trade Journal)
Boldt, J.K., Altland, J.E., Locke, J.C., Krause, C.R. 2014. Research is our middle name. Greenhouse Product News. 24(7):26-31.

Cation exchange capacity of pine bark substrates - (Trade Journal)
Altland, J.E. 2014. Cation exchange capacity of pine bark substrates. The Buckeye. 25(6):40-42.

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