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Publications - Production

Precision Farming by Cotton Producers in Fourteen Southern States: Results from the 2013 Southern Cotton Farm Survey
Zhou, X., B.C. English, C.N. Boyer, R.K. Roberts, J.A. Larson, D.M. Lambert, M. Velandia, L.L. Falconer, S.W. Martin, S.L. Larkin, K.P. Paudel, A.K. Mishra, R.M. Rejesus, C. Wang, E. Segarra and J.M. Reeves, Research Series 15-001, September 2015

A Computer Decision Aid for the Cotton Yield Monitor Investment Decision
Larson, J.A., R.K. Roberts, B.C. English, R.L. Cochran, and B.S. Wilson
Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 48(2005):216-234. Also presented as a Selected Paper at the Southern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Mobile, AL, February 1-5, 2003

Adoption and Abandonment of Precision Soil Sampling in Cotton Production
Walton, J.C., R.K. Roberts, D.M. Lambert, J.A. Larson, B.C. English, S.L. Larkin, S.W. Martin, M.C. Marra, K.W. Paxton, and J.M. Reeves.
Selected Paper presented at the American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, July 27-29, 2008

Adoption of Site-Specific Information and Variable Rate Technologies in Cotton Precision Farming
Roberts, R.K., B.C. English, J.A. Larson, R.L. Cochran, W.R. Goodman, S.L. Larkin, M.C. Marra, S.W. Martin, W.D. Shurley, and J.M. Reeves
Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics 36(2004):143-158. Also presented as a Selected Paper at the Southern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Tulsa, OK, February 14-18, 2004

An Economic Analysis of Carryover Effects of Manure Nitrogen on Corn Silage
S.B. Mahajanashetti, B.C. English, R.K. Roberts, M. Mullen and S. Slinsky

Assessing Spatial Break-even Variability in Fields with Two or More Management Zones
English, B.C., S.B. Mahajanashetti, and R.K. Roberts.
Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics 33(2001):551-565

Economic Evaluation of Soil and Foliar Applied Nitrogen Fertilization Programs for Cotton Production
Roberts, R.K., M.M. Kenty, J.M. Thomas, and D.D. Howard
Journal of Cotton Science 10(2006):193-200

Economic Feasibility of Kenaf Production in Three Tennessee Counties
Bazen, E.F., R.K. Roberts, and B.C. English.
Journal of Agribusiness 24(2006):135-154. Also presented as a Selected Paper at the Southern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Mobile, AL, February 3-6, 2007

Economics of Cotton Fertility Management in the United States
Bazen, E.F., J.A. Larson, and R.K. Roberts.
Dynamic Soil, Dynamic Crop 1(2007):95-104

Herbicide-Resistant Technology Price Effects on the Plant Density Decision for Ultra-Narrow-Row Cotton
Larson, J.A, R.K. Roberts, and C.O. Gwathmey.
Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 32(2007):383-401

Risk Effects of Alternative Winter Cover Crop, Tillage, and Nitrogen Fertilization Systems in Cotton Production
Larson, J.A., E.C. Jaenicke, R.K. Roberts, and D.D. Tyler.
Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics 33(2001):445-457

Simultaneous Adoption of Herbicide-Resistant and Conservation-Tillage Cotton Technologies.
Roberts, R.K., B.C. English, Q. Gao, and J.A. Larson
Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics 38(2006):629-643. Also presented as a Selected Paper at the Southern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, February 5-8, 2006

Switchgrass Production in Marginal Environments: A Comparative Economic Analysis Across Four West Tennessee Landscapes
Mooney, D.F., R.K. Roberts, B.C. English, D.D. Tyler, and J.A. Larson.
Selected Paper presented at the American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, July 27-29, 2008

Tennessee Produce Growers: Production and Post-Harvest Handling Activities
Eastwood D. B., J. R. Brooker, A. J. Rhea, and C. R. Hall

The Variable-Rate Application Decision for Multiple Inputs with Interactions
Roberts, R.K., B.C. English, and J.A. Larson.
Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 31(2006):391-413

When Does Variable Rate Technology for Agricultural Sprayers Pay? A Case Study for Cotton Production in Tennessee
Mooney, D. F., J. A. Larson, R. K. Roberts, and B. C. English
Journal of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers 72(2009):177-187