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

Location: Soil Management and Sugarbeet Research

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

What long-term research can tell us about agroecosystem C storage potential - (Abstract Only)
Stewart, C.E., Jin, V.L., Liebig, M.A., Calderon, F.J., Vigil, M.F. 2020. What long-term research can tell us about agroecosystem C storage potential. Meeting Abstract.

The effects of agricultural crop residue placement on microbial community and carbon dynamics in an irrigated, no-till corn system - (Abstract Only)
Oleszak, H., Cotrufo, F., Leichty, S., Stewart, C.E. 2020. The effects of agricultural crop residue placement on microbial community and carbon dynamics in an irrigated, no-till corn system. Meeting Abstract.

Stable C isotope data of southern mixed-grass prairie vegetation from Oklahoma, United States Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, R.F., Stewart, C.E., Bradford, J.A., Pruessner, E.G., Sims, P.L., Vigil, M.F. 2020. Stable C isotope data of southern mixed-grass prairie vegetation from Oklahoma, United States. Data in Brief. 32. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2020.106204.

Recent advances in AgCROS, a network of networks that could contribute to assessments of conservation practices across the USA and internationally - (Abstract Only)
Delgado, J.A., Vandenberg, B.C., D'Adamo, R.E., Marquez, R.D., Neer, D.L., Kaplan, N.E., Carter, J.D., Wilson, G.J., Zoch, G., Messinger, L., Nezat, C.J., Strom, T., Buser, M.D. 2020. Recent advances in AgCROS, a network of networks that could contribute to assessments of conservation practices across the USA and internationally [abstract]. Soil and Water Conservation Society 75th International Annual Conference, July 27-29, 2020. Virtual event. Abstract Book.

Approaches and concepts of modelling denitrification: Increased process understanding using observational data can reduce uncertainties Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Del Grosso, S.J., Smith, W., Kraus, D., Massad, R., Vogeler, I., Fuchs, K. 2020. Approaches and concepts of modelling denitrification: Increased process understanding using observational data can reduce uncertainties. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cosust.2020.07.003.

Long-term pasture management impacts on eolian sand soils in the southern mixed-grass prairie Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, R.F., Stewart, C.E., Bradford, J.A., Pruessner, E.G., Sims, P.L., Vigil, M.F. 2020. Long-term pasture management impacts on eolian sand soils in the southern mixed-grass prairie. International Union for Quaternary Research. https://doi.org//10.1016/j.quaint.2020.07.019.

Prácticas de agricultura de conservación promueven la productividad y sostenibilidad del sistema de producción papa-pastos en la microcuenca del río Illangama, Ecuador - (Government Publication)

Soil health management practices and crop productivity Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miner, G., Delgado, J.A., Ippolito, J., Stewart, C.E. 2020. Soil health management practices and crop productivity. Agricultural and Environmental Letters. https://doi.org/10.1002/ael2.20023.

Potential use of cover crops for soil and water conservation, nutrient management, and climate change adaptation across the tropics - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

The importance of management information and soil moisture representation for simulating tillage effects on N2O emissions in LPJmL5.0-tillage Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lutz, F., Del Grosso, S.J., Ogle, S., Williams, S., Minoli, S., Rolinski, S., Heinke, J., Stoorvogel, J., Muller, C. 2020. The importance of management information and soil moisture representation for simulating tillage effects on N2O emissions in LPJmL5.0-tillage. Geoscientific Model Development. https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-13-3905-2020.

Assessment of long-term effects of tillage and nitrogen management practices on irrigated corn yields and nitrogen use efficiencies - (Proceedings)
Delgado, J.A., Halvorson, A.D., Villacis-Aveiga, A., Del Grosso, S.J., Stewart, C.E., Manter, D.K., Alwang, J., Floyd, B.A., D'Adamo, R.E., Miner, G. 2020. Assessment of long-term effects of tillage and nitrogen management practices on irrigated corn yields and nitrogen use efficiencies. In: Schlegel, A.J., editors. Proceedings of Great Plains Soil Fertility Conference, March 10-11, 2020, Denver, Colorado. p. 14-18.

Nitrogen fertilization and long-term no tillage impacts on soil properties and deep soil c storage under irrigation - (Proceedings)
Stewart, C.E., Manter, D.K., Delgado, J.A., Del Grosso, S.J., Calderon, F.J., Heckman, K., Snell, K. 2020. Nitrogen fertilization and long-term no tillage impacts on soil properties and deep soil c storage under irrigation. Proceedings Great Plains Soil Fertility Conference.

Nitrogen fertilizer source impacts soil profile C pools more than tillage under rainfed corn - (Proceedings)
Watts, S.M., Stewart, C.E., Rice, C.W. 2020. Nitrogen fertilizer source impacts soil profile C pools more than tillage under rainfed corn. Proceedings of Great Plains Soil Fertility Conference.

Effects of residue placement on Co2 loss in an irrigated, no-till corn system - (Proceedings)
Oleszak, H., Cotrufo, M., Stewart, C.E. 2020. Effects of residue placement on Co2 loss in an irrigated, no-till corn system. Proceedings of Great Plains Soil Fertility Conference.

Observational and modeling methods to inform ecosystem service markets - (Proceedings)
Del Grosso, S.J., Stewart, C.E., Delgado, J.A., Manter, D.K., Vigil, M.F. 2020. Observational and modeling methods to inform ecosystem service markets. Proceedings Great Plains Soil Fertility Conference. 18:1-265.

Nitrogen (nutrient) trading tool Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Delgado, J.A. 2020. Nitrogen (nutrient) trading tool. International Soil and Water Conservation Research. https://doi.org/10.1201/9781003045045-44.

Nitrogen (nitrate leaching) index Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Delgado, J.A. 2020. Nitrogen (nitrate leaching) index. International Soil and Water Conservation Research. https://doi.org/10.1201/9781003045045-43.

Differential effects of phosphorus fertilizer on the rhizosphere microbiome of cultivated and non-cultivated potatoes. Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pantigoso, H.A., Manter, D.K., Vivanco, J.M. 2020. Differential effects of phosphorus fertilizer on the rhizosphere microbiome of cultivated and non-cultivated potatoes. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 80:169-180. https://doi.org//10.1007/s00248-020-01486-w.

Nitrogen sources and application rates affect emissions of N2O and NH3 in sugarcane Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Degaspari, I.A.M., Soares, J.R., Montezano, Z.F., Del Grosso, S.J., Vitti, A.C., Rossetto, R., Cantarella, H. 2020. Nitrogen sources and application rates affect emissions of N2O and NH3 in sugarcane. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. https://doi.org//10.1007/s10705-019-10045-w.

The effect of hop extract supplementation on weight gain, adiposity and intestinal function in ovariectomized mice Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hamm, A.K., Manter, D.K., Kirkwood, J., Wolfe, L., Cox-York, K., Weir, T. 2019. The effect of hop extract supplementation on weight gain, adiposity and intestinal function in ovariectomized mice. Nutrients. 11(12). https://doi.org//10.3390/nu11123004.

Soil sterilization leads to re-colonization of a healthier rhizosphere microbiome Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, K., Dilegge, M., Minas, L., Hamm, A.K., Manter, D.K., Vivanco, J.M. 2019. Soil sterilization leads to re-colonization of a healthier rhizosphere microbiome. Applied Soil Ecology. 12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rhisph.2019.100176.

Assessing manure and inorganic nitrogen fertilization impacts on soil health, crop productivity, and crop quality in a continuous maize agroecosystem Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miner, G.L., Delgado, J.A., Ippolito, J.A., Stewart, C.E., Manter, D.K., Del Grosso, S.J., Floyd, B.A., D Adamo, R.E. 2020. Assessing manure and inorganic nitrogen fertilization impacts on soil health, crop productivity, and crop quality in a continuous maize agroecosystem. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 75(4):481-498. https://doi.org/10.2489/jswc.2020.00148.

Emerging nutrient management databases and networks of networks will have broad applicability in future machine learning and artificial intelligence applications in soil and water conservation Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Delgado, J.A., Vandenberg, B.C., Neer, D.L., D Adamo, R.E. 2019. Emerging nutrient management databases and networks of networks will have broad applicability in future machine learning and artificial intelligence applications in soil and water conservation. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 74(6):113A-118A. https://doi.org/10.2489/jswc.74.6.113A.

Conservation agriculture increases yields and economic returns of potato, forage, and grain systems of the Andes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Barrera, V., Delgado, J.A., Alwang, J., Escudero, L., Cartagena, Y., Dominquez, J., D Adamo, R.E. 2019. Conservation agriculture increases yields and economic returns of potato, forage, and grain systems of the Andes. Agronomy Journal. 111:2747-2753. https://doi.org//10.2134/agronj2019.04.0280.

Assessing precipitation, evapotranspiration, and NDVI as controls of Great Plains plant production Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, M., Parton, W.J., Hartman, M.D., Del Grosso, S.J., Smith, W.K., Knapp, A.K., Lutz, S., Derner, J.D., Tucker, C.J., Ojima, D.S., Volesky, J., Stephenson, M., Schacht, W., Gao, W. 2019. Assessing precipitation, evapotranspiration, and NDVI as controls of Great Plains plant production. Ecosphere. 10(10):e02889. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.2889.

Variation of plant communities affect the aggregate protection of lignin in five successional stages of mixed broadleaf-Korean pine forests Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Feng, Y., Han, S., Chen, W., Gu, Y., Stewart, C.E., Zhang, J., Geng, S., Chen, Z., Setala, H. 2019. Variation of plant communities affect the aggregate protection of lignin in five successional stages of mixed broadleaf-Korean pine forests. Soil Science Society of America Journal. https://doi.org//10.1002/saj2.20032.

Nitrogen Loss and Environmental Assessment Package (NLEAP GIS 5.0): User Guide - (Other)
Ascough Ii, J.C., Delgado, J.A., Lighthart, N.P., Neer, D.L. 2019. Nitrogen Loss and Environmental Assessment Package (NLEAP GIS 5.0): User Guide. Ag Data Commons. https://data.nal.usda.gov/dataset/nleap-gis-50.

Nitrogen Loss and Environmental Assessment Package (NLEAP GIS 5.0): Model - (Other)
Ascough Ii, J.C., Delgado, J.A., Lighthart, N.P., Neer, D.L., Tebbe, C.R., Shaffer, M.J. 2019. Nitrogen Loss and Environmental Assessment Package (NLEAP GIS 5.0): Model. Ag Data Commons. https://data.nal.usda.gov/dataset/nleap-gis-50.

Sugarcane straw, soil temperature and nitrification inhibitor impact N2O emissions from N fertilizer Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vargas, V.P., Soares, J.R., Oliveira, B.G., Lourenço, K.S., Martins, A.A., Del Grosso, S.J., do Carmo, J.B., Cantarella, H. 2019. Sugarcane straw, soil temperature and nitrification inhibitor impact N2O emissions from N fertilizer. BioEnergy Research. 12:801-812. https://doi.org//10.1007/s12155-019-10015-8.

Big data analysis for sustainable agriculture Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Delgado, J.A., Short, N.M., Roberts, D.P., Vandenberg, B.C. 2019. Big data analysis for sustainable agriculture. Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems. https://doi.org/10.3389/fsufs.2019.00054.

Evaluation of a Mechanistic Approach for Determining N Rates in Dryland Precision Farming - (Abstract Only)

Yields of First and Second Wheat Crops in Two Four-year Dryland Rotations - (Abstract Only)

Weakened growth of cropland N2o emissions in China associated with nationwide policy interventions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shang, Z., Zhou, F., Smith, P., Saikawa, E., Ciais, P., Chang, J., Tian, H., Del Grosso, S.J., Ito, A., Chen, M., Wang, Q., Cui, X., Castaldi, S., Juszczak, R., Kasimir, A., Magliulo, V., Medinets, S., Medinets, V., Rees, B., Wohlfart, G., Sabbatini, S., Yan, B. 2019. Weakened growth of cropland N2o emissions in China associated with nationwide policy interventions. Global Change Biology. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.14741.

Do fulvic, humic and humin c fractions represent meaningful biological, physical and chemical carbon pools? Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sherrod, L.A., Vigil, M.F., Stewart, C.E. 2019. Do fulvic, humic and humin c fractions represent meaningful biological, physical and chemical carbon pools? Journal of Environmental Quality. https://doi.org/10.2134/jeq2019.03.0104.

Analysis of the MANAGE drain concentration database to evaluate agricultural management effects on drainage nutrient concentrations Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Christianson, L., Pittelkow, C., Harmel, R.D., Hertzberger, A. 2019. Analysis of the MANAGE drain concentration database to evaluate agricultural management effects on drainage nutrient concentrations. Transactions of the ASABE. 62(4):929-939. https://doi.org/10.13031/trans.13230.

A global meta-analysis of soil organic carbon response to corn stover removal Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xu, H., Sieverding, H., Kwon, H., Clay, D., Stewart, C.E., Johnson, J.M., Qin, Z., Karlen, D.L., Wang, M. 2019. A global meta-analysis of soil organic carbon response to corn stover removal. Global Change Biology Bioenergy. 00:1-19. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcbb.12631.

A novel approach to determine generalist nematophagous microbes reveals Mortierella globalpina as a new biocontrol agent against Meloidogyne spp. nematodes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dilegge, M.J., Manter, D.K., Vivanco, J.M. 2019. A novel approach to determine generalist nematophagous microbes reveals Mortierella globalpina as a new biocontrol agent against Meloidogyne spp. nematodes. Scientific Reports. 9(7521):1-9. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-44010-y.

Assessment of long-term effects of different nitrogen and tillage management practices on irrigated corn yields and nitrogen uptake - (Abstract Only)
Delgado, J.A., Halvorson, A.D., Villacis-Aveiga, A., Del Grosso, S.J., Stewart, C.E., Manter, D.K., Alwang, J., Floyd, B.A., D Adamo, R.E., Miner, G. 2019. Assessment of long-term effects of different nitrogen and tillage management practices on irrigated corn yields and nitrogen uptake. Soil and Water Conservation Society Proceedings.

Manure versus Inorganic N Fertilization: An Assessment of Amendment Impacts on Soil Health and Crop Quality - (Abstract Only)
Miner, G., Delgado, J.A., Ippolito, J.A., Stewart, C.E., Manter, D.K., Del Grosso, S.J., Floyd, B.A., D Adamo, R.E. 2019. Manure versus Inorganic N Fertilization: An Assessment of Amendment Impacts on Soil Health and Crop Quality. Soil and Water Conservation Society Proceedings.

Deficit irrigation reduces absolute, but not yield-scaled greenhouse gas emissions - (Abstract Only)
Flynn, N.E., Stewart, C.E., Comas, L.H., Fonte, S. 2019. Deficit irrigation reduces absolute, but not yield-scaled greenhouse gas emissions. Soil Ecology Society Conference. 2019 May 29-31;Toledo, OH.

Conservation agriculture increases profits in an Andean region of South America Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Delgado, J.A., Barrera Mosquera, V.H., Escudero López, L.O., Cartagena Ayala, Y.E., Alwang, J.R., Stehouwer, R.C., Arévalo Tenelema, J.C., D Adamo, R.E., Domínguez Andrade, J.M., Valverde, F., Alvarado Ochoa, S.P. 2019. Conservation agriculture increases profits in an Andean region of South America. Agrosystems, Geosciences & Environment. 2(1):1-8. https://doi.org/10.2134/age2018.10.0050.

Universality of priming effect: an analysis using thirty five soils with contrasted properties sampled from five continents Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Perveen, N., Barot, S., Maire, V., Cotrufo, F., Shahzad, T., Blagodatskaya, E., Stewart, C.E., Ding, W., Siddiq, M., Dimassi, B., Mary, B., Fontaine, S. 2019. Universality of priming effect: an analysis using thirty five soils with contrasted properties sampled from five continents. Soil biology and biochemistry. 134:162-171. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2019.03.027.

Phage study: effects of supplemental bacteriophage intake on inflammation and gut microbiota in healthy adults Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Febvre, H., Rao, S., Gindin, M., Goodwin, N., Finer, E., Vivanco, J., Lu, S., Manter, D.K., Wallace, T., Weir, T. 2019. Phage study: effects of supplemental bacteriophage intake on inflammation and gut microbiota in healthy adults. Nutrients. 11(3):666. https://doi.org/10.3390/nu11030666.

History of ecosystem model development at Colorado State University and current efforts to address contemporary ecological issues Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Del Grosso, S.J., Parton, W.J. 2019. History of ecosystem model development at Colorado State University and current efforts to address contemporary ecological issues. American Society of Agronomy. 8:53-70. https://doi.org/10.2134/advagricsystmodel8.2017.0012.

Does no-tillage mitigate stover removal in irrigated continuous corn? A multi-location assessment Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stewart, C.E., Roosendaal, D.L., Sindelar, A.J., Jin, V.L., Schmer, M.R. 2019. Does no-tillage mitigate stover removal in irrigated continuous corn? A multi-location assessment. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 83(3):733-742. https://doi.org/10.2136/sssaj2018.09.0352.

Soil microbial communities on roughs, fairways, and putting greens of cool-season golf courses Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Allan-Perkins, E., Manter, D.K., Jung, G. 2019. Soil microbial communities on roughs, fairways, and putting greens of cool-season golf courses. Crop Science. 59(4):1753-1767. https://doi.org/10.2135/cropsci2018.04.0220.

The MANAGE Drain Concentration database: A new tool compiling North American drainage nutrient concentrations Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hertzberger, A., Pittelkow, C., Harmel, R.D., Christianson, L.E. 2019. The MANAGE Drain Concentration database: A new tool compiling North American drainage nutrient concentrations. Agricultural Water Management. 216:113-117. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agwat.2019.01.021.

Agricultural Collaborative Research Outcomes System: AgCROS - An emerging network of networks for national food and environmental security and human health Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Delgado, J.A., Vandenberg, B.C., Kaplan, N.E., Neer, D.L., Wilson, G.J., D Adamo, R.E., Carter, J.D., Ogan, L., Grow, N.O., Marquez, R.D., Arthur, D.K., Eve, M.D., Del Grosso, S.J., Johnson, J.M., Karlen, D.L., Durso, L.M., Finley, J.W., Acosta Martinez, V., Harmel, R.D., Derner, J.D. 2018. Agricultural Collaborative Research Outcomes System: AgCROS - An emerging network of networks for national food and environmental security and human health. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 73(6):158A-164A. https://doi.org/10.2489/jswc.73.6.158A.

Water stress tolerance of winter wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) genotypes is improved by ACC deaminase bacteria - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Salem, G., Weir, T., Byrne, P., Stromberger, M., Manter, D.K., El-Feki, W. 2018. Water stress tolerance of winter wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) genotypes is improved by ACC deaminase bacteria. Functional Plant Biology. 8:1-7.

Assessing the effects of conservation practices and fertilizer application methods on nitrogen and phosphorus losses from farm fields – a meta analysis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nummer, S.A., Qian, S.S., Harmel, R.D. 2018. Assessing the effects of conservation practices and fertilizer application methods on nitrogen and phosphorus losses from farm fields – a meta analysis. Journal of Environmental Quality. 47(5):1172-1178. https://doi.org/10.2134/jeq2018.01.0036.

Impact of edible cricket consumption on gut microbiota in healthy adults, a double-blind, randomized crossover trail Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stull, V., Finer, E., Bermans, R.S., Febvre, H., Longhurst, C., Manter, D.K., Patz, J., Weir, T.L. 2018. Impact of edible cricket consumption on gut microbiota in healthy adults, a double-blind, randomized crossover trail. Scientific Reports. 8(10762):1-13. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-29032-2.

Phosphorus Addition Shifts the Microbial Community in the Rhizosphere of Blueberry (Vaccinium Corymbosum L.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pantigoso, H.A., Manter, D.K., Vivanco, J.M. 2018. Phosphorus Addition Shifts the Microbial Community in the Rhizosphere of Blueberry (Vaccinium Corymbosum L.). Rhizosphere. 7:1-7.

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

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

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

Integrated soil health management: A framework for soil health, conservation and regeneration - (Book / Chapter)
Manter, D.K., Delgado, J.A., Moore-Kucera, J. 2018. Integrated soil health management: A framework for soil health, conservation and regeneration. In: Reicosky, D. Managing Soil Health for Sustainable Agriculture, Volume 2. Sawston, Cambridge: Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited. p.69-87.

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

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

The utilization of edge-of-field monitoring of agricultural runoff in addressing nonpoint source pollution - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Daniels, M.B., Sharpley, A., Harmel, R.D., Anderson, K. 2018. The utilization of edge-of-field monitoring of agricultural runoff in addressing nonpoint source pollution. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 73(1):1-8. https://doi.org/10.2489/jswc.73.1.1.

The limited benefits of biochar in limited irrigation maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ramlow, M., Foster, E., Del Grosso, S.J., Cotrufo, M. 2017. The limited benefits of biochar in limited irrigation maize. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 269:71-81. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2018.09.017.

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

A new concept: national living soil repository Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Manter, D.K., Delgado, J.A., Blackburn, H.D., Harmel, R.D., Perez De Leon, A.A., Honeycutt, C.W. 2017. A new concept: national living soil repository. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 114:13587–13590. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1720262115.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Abundance of bacteria, fungi, and Sclerotina homoeocarpa in the thatch and soil of golf courses Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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