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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.)

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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