2017

PHENOTYPIC AND GENOTYPIC CHARACTERIZATION OF RELEVANT Sclerotinia sclerotiorum ISOLATES, Thomas J.J. Miorini, Anthony G. Pannullo, T. Hornby, R. B. Higgins, Sydney E. Everhart, and James R. Steadman

IMPACT OF INTERACTION P AND Zn ON BIOFORTIFICATION OF BEAN, E. G. Morais, F. R. D. Lima, G. H. B. Vaz, E. F. Vilela, R. M. Ferraz, M. L. S. Silva, and V. Faquin

ANTHRACNOSE REACTION OF COMMON BEAN PROGENIES DERIVED FROM RECURRENT SELECTION FOR WHITE MOLD RESISTANCE, Ana Cláudia Moreira dos Santos, Monik Evelin Leite, José Maria da Costa, Filipe Couto Alves, and João Bosco dos Santos

PHOSPHORUS CONTENT IN SEEDS OF COMMON BEAN GROWN IN DIFFERENT PHOSPHORUS LEVELS, A. T. Navarro, J. Santos Neto, M. B. S. Scholz, and V. Moda-Cirino

Water use and environmental parameters influence proso millet yield, David C. Nielsen and Merle F. Vigil

Payette Russet: a Dual-Purpose Potato Cultivar with Cold-Sweetening Resistance, Low Acrylamide Formation, and Resistance to Late Blight and Potato Virus Y, R. G. Novy, J. L. Whitworth, J. C. Stark, B. L. Schneider, N. R. Knowles, M. J. Pavek, L. O. Knowles, B. A. Charlton, V. Sathuvalli, S. Yilma, C. R. Brown, M. Thornton, T. L. Brandt, and N. Olsen

DRY BEAN CULTIVAR IAC ALVORADA UNDER DIFFERENT RATES OF RHIZOBIUM INOCULANT IN THE PLANTING FURROW, D. P. Oliveira, B. L. Soares, F. A. D. Martins, M. Rufini, L. A. Franceschini, E. A. M. Resende, F. M.S. Moreira, and M. J.B. Andrade

APPLICATION RATES OF RHIZOBIUM INOCULANT IN THE PLANTING FURROW IN DRY BEAN cv. BRS ESTILO, D. P. Oliveira, B. L. Soares, F. A. D. Martins, M. Rufini, R. M. Pereira, M. A. Figueiredo, F. M. S. Moreira, and M. J.B. Andrade

ANALYSIS OF PHASEOLIN GENE COPY NUMBER BY QUANTITATIVE PCR, S. Pandurangan and F. Marsolais

CO-SEGREGATION OF RECOMBINANT INBRED LINES OF THE COMMON BEAN TO RACES 65 AND 73 OF Colletotrichum lindemuthianum, A. E. Pelembe, P. S. Vidigal Filho, M. C. Gonçalves-Vidigal, G. F. Lacanallo, V. S. R. Martins, S. A. L. Castro, and T. L. P. O. Souza

Photosynthetic, antioxidative, molecular and ultrastructural responses of young cacao plants to Cd toxicity in the soil, Romária Pereira de Araújo, Alex-Alan Furtado de Almeida, Lidiane Silva Pereira, Pedro A. O. Mangabeira, José Olimpio Souza, Carlos P. Pirovani, Dário Ahnert, and Virupax C. Baligar

Molecular and morphophysiological responses cocoa leaves with different concentrations of anthocyanin to variations in light levels, Romária Pereira de Araújo, Alex-Alan Furtado de Almeida, Joedson Pinto Barroso, Rosilene Aparecida de Oliveira, Fábio Pinto Gomes, Dário Ahnert, and Virupax C. Baligar

VARIABILITY AMONG AND WITHIN COMMON BEAN PROGENIES FROM SEGREGATING POPULATIONS, Laís Andrade Pereira, Ângela de Fátima Barbosa Abreu, and Magno Antonio Patto Ramalho

Determining soil erosion rates on semi-arid watersheds using radioisotope-derived sedimentation chronology, V. O. Polyakov, M. N. Nichols, and M. A. Nearing

SSR MARKERS LINKED TO META-QTLS FOR WHITE MOLD RESISTANCE IN COMMON BEAN, Antonio Carlos M. Porto, Fernanda Souza Lopes, Renato C. C. Vasconcellos, Monik Evelin Leite, and João Bosco dos Santos

Characterizing the diversity of sweetpotato through growth parameters and leaf traits: Precocity and light use efficiency as important ordination factors, D. A. Ramírez, C. Gavilán, C. Barreda, B. Condori, G. Rossel, R. O. M. Mwanga, M. Andrade, P. Monneveux, N. L. Anglin, D. Ellis, and R. Quiroz

GROWTH OF COMMON BEAN AFFECTED BY SOIL CONTAMINATED WITH CHROMIUM VI, R. H. C. L. Reis, G. C. Martins, R. Efrat, M. M. Engelhardt, F. R. D. Lima, A. A. A. Pozza, and J. J. Marques

COMPARISON OF TWO CULTIVARS OF Phaseolus vulgaris L. INOCULATED WITH A STRAIN OF NITROGEN FIXING RHIZOBACTERIA, Ma. Concepción Rentería-Chávez, A. García-Esteva, J. Kohashi-Shibata, J. J. Almaraz, and J. A. Estrada-Gómez

NITROGEN FERTILIZATION AND INOCULATION OF COMMON BEAN WITH Rhizobium tropici, D. F. Ribeiro, M. F. F. J. Oliveira, M. M. Braga, R. M. Rezende, R. A. L. S. Rezende, W. L. Miiranda, A. S. Freitas, and D. P. Oliveira

Efficacy of SpayVac® as a Contraceptive in Feral Horses, James E. Roelle, Stephen S. Germaine, Albert J. Kane, and Brian S. Clade

WATER REGIME EFFECTS ON PHENOLOGY AND SEED YIELD OF TWO COMMON BEAN CULTIVARS GROWN IN DURANGO, MÉXICO, Rigoberto Rosales-Serna and Hilario Flores-Gallardo

SHADE EFFECTS IN PINTO SALTILLO COMMON BEAN CULTIVAR GROWN UNDER TWO CROPPING SYSTEMS IN DURANGO, MÉXICO, Rigoberto Rosales-Serna, José Ángel Sigala Rodríguez, Homero Sarmiento López, and Sergio Rosales Mata

TESTING A DIFFERENTIAL SET OF ANDEAN AND MESOAMERICAN COMMON BEAN GENOTYPES TO CHARACTERIZE RHIZOBIUM ISOLATES, Juan C. Rosas, D. Valle, C. Estevez de Jensen, J. J. Beaver, and T. G. Porch

TESTING A DIFFERENTIAL SET OF ANDEAN AND MESOAMERICAN COMMON BEAN GENOTYPES TO CHARACTERIZE RHIZOBIUM ISOLATES, Juan C. Rosas, D. Valle, C. Estevez de Jensen, J. S. Beaver, and T. G. Porch

DLVO Interaction Energies between Hollow Spherical Particles and Collector Surfaces, Chongyang Shen, Scott Bradford, Zhan Wang, Yuanfang Huang, Yulong Zhang, and Baoguo Li

SINGLE NUCLEOTIDE POLYMORPHISM (SNP) MARKER DISCOVERY AND GENETIC MAPPING ASSOCIATED WITH RESISTANCE TO BEAN GOLDEN YELLOW MOSAIC VIRUS, A. Soler, J. D. Lobaton, E. Macea, M. Grajales, B. Raatz, and S. Beebe

Fuels and Chemicals from Equine-Waste-Derived Tail Gas Reactive Pyrolysis Oil: Technoeconomic Analysis, Environmental and Exergetic Life Cycle Assessment, Yetunde E. Sorunmu, Pieter Billen, Yaseen Elkasabi, Charles A. Mullen, Nelson A. Macken, Akwasi A. Boateng, and Sabrina Spatari

NICKEL APPLICATION RATES ON DRY BEAN CULTIVARS IAC FORMOSO AND BRS NOTÁVEL, Z. R. Souza, S. M. Bamberg, D. P. Oliveira, B. W. Rodak, D. S. Freitas, J. F. Lustosa Filho, M. A. C. Carneiro, A. R. Morais, F. M. S. Moreira, and M. J. B. Andrade

Mountain Gem Russet: a Potato Variety with High Early and Full Season Yield Potential and Excellent Fresh Market and Early Processing Characteristics, J. C. Stark, R. G. Novy, J. L. Whitworth, N. R. Knowles, M. J. Pavek, M. Thornton, R. Spears, C. R. Brown, B. A. Charlton, V. Sathuvalli, S. Yilma, N. Olsen, and T. L. Brandt

Organ-Specific Transcriptome Profiling of Metabolic and Pigment Biosynthesis Pathways in the Floral Ornamental Progenitor Species Anthurium amnicola Dressler, Jon Suzuki, Teresita D. Amore, Bernarda Calla, Nathan A. Palmer, Erin D. Scully, Scott E. Sattler, Gautam Sarath, Joanne S. Lichty, Roxanna Y. Myers, Lisa M. Keith, Tracie K. Matsumoto, and Scott M. Geib

Corn stover harvest and tillage impacts on near-surface soil physical quality, Cássio A. Tormena, Douglas Karlen, Sally D. Logsdon, and Maurício R. Cherubin

IDENTIFICATION OF BLACK COMMON BEAN BREEDING LINES ADAPTED TO ACID SOILS OF SOUTHERN VERACRUZ, MEXICO, Oscar Hugo Tosquy-Valle, Rigoberto Zetina-Lezama, Francisco Javier Ibarra-Pérez, Ernesto López-Salinas, and Aurelio Morales-Rivera

EFFECT OF PLANT POPULATION IN GREAT NORTHERN AND PINTO BEAN PRODUCTION IN WESTERN NEBRASKA, Carlos A. Urrea Florez and Eduardo Valentin Cruzado

SIMPLE SEQUENCE REPEAT DNA MARKERS LINKED WITH GENES FOR RESISTANCE TO MAJOR DISEASES OF COMMON BEAN, G. Valentini, M. C. Gonçalves-Vidigal, P. B. Cregan, Q. Song, and M. A. Pastor-Corrales

SIMPLE SEQUENCE REPEAT DNA MARKERS LINKED WITH GENES FOR RESISTANCE TO MAJOR DISEASES OF COMMON BEAN, G. Valentini, M. C. Gonçalves-Vidigal, P. B. Cregan, Q. Song, and M. A. Pastor-Corrales

YIELD GAINS IN DRY BEANS IN THE U.S., George Vandemark, Mark A. Brick, James D. Kelly, Juan M. Osorno, and Carlos A. Urrea Florez

SEED ABORTION IN NATURALLY POLLINATED FLOWERS OF MEXICAN NATIVE PLANTS OF Phaseolus coccineus L., Ma. Luisa P. Vargas-Vázquez, P. Yáñez-Jiménez, J. Kohashi-Shibata, E. Uscanga-Mortera, and A. García-Esteva

SCREENING COMMON AND TEPARY BEAN GENOTYPES AGAINST TWO ISOLATES OF MACROPHOMINA PHASEOLINA BY THE CUT STEM METHOD, Diego M. Viteri and Angela M. Linares

Growing season variability in carbon dioxide exchange of irrigated and rainfed soybean in the southern United States, Pradeep Wagle, Prasanna H. Gowda, Saseendran S. Anapalli, Krishna N. Reddy, and Brian K. Northup

CENTERS OF DOMESTICATION FOR CHINESE, SPANISH, AND BEANCAP SNAP BEAN POPULATIONS, Lyle Wallace and James R. Myers

Monitoring tylosin and sulfamethazine in a tile-drained agricultural watershed using polar organic chemical integrative sampler (POCIS), Maurice T. Washington, Thomas B. Moorman, Michelle L. Soupir, Mack Shelley, and Amy J. Morrow

What do farmers’ weed control decisions imply about glyphosate resistance? Evidence from surveys of US corn fields, Seth J. Wechsler, Jonathan R. McFadden, and David J. Smith

Vulnerability of crops and croplands in the US Northern Plains to predicted climate change, Brian J. Wienhold, Merle F. Vigil, John R. Hendrickson, and Justin D. Derner

THE MANTECA YELLOW BEAN: A GENETIC RESOURCE OF FAST COOKING AND HIGH IRON BIOAVAILABILITY PHENOTYPES FOR THE NEXT GENERATION OF DRY BEANS (Phaseolus vulgaris L.), Jason A. Wiesinger, Karen A. Cichy, Elad Tako, Jon J. Hart, and Raymond P. Glahn

THE MANTECA YELLOW BEAN: A GENETIC RESOURCE OF FAST COOKING AND HIGH IRON BIOAVAILABILITY PHENOTYPES FOR THE NEXT GENERATION OF DRY BEANS (Phaseolus vulgaris L.), Jason A. Wiesinger, Karen A. Cichy, Elad Tako, Jon J. Hart, and Raymond P. Glahn

Morphological Characterization of a New and Easily Recognizable Nuclear Male Sterile Mutant of Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor), Zhanguo Xin, Jian Huang, Ashley R. Smith, Junping Chen, John Burke, Scott E. Sattler, and Dazhong Zhao

BEAN SEED STORED FOR 12 YEARS USING SILICA GEL AT COMMON REFRIGERATION TEMPERATURE SHOWED HIGH VIABILITY AND GERMINATION PERCENTAGE, Mildred Zapata

2016

The worm’s eye view of community ecology, Tavis K. Anderson and Michael V. K. Sukhdeo

Dedicated Herbaceous Biomass Feedstock Genetics and Development, W. F. Anderson, G. Sarath, S. Edme, M. D. Casler, R. B. Mitchell, C. M. Tobias, A. L. Hale, S. E. Sattler, and J. E. Knoll

Management characteristics of beef cattle production in the Northern Plains and Midwest regions of the United States, Senorpe Asem-Hiablie, C. Alan Rotz, Robert Stout, and Kim Stackhouse-Lawson

Multispectral satellite mapping of crop residue cover and tillage intensity in Iowa, Peter C. Beeson, Craig S.T. Daughtry, Earle R. Hunt Jr., Bakyht Akhmedov, Ali M. Sadeghi, Douglas Karlen, and Mark D. Tomer

Cheatgrass is favored by warming but not CO2 enrichment in a semi-arid grassland, Dana M. Blumenthal, Julie A. Kray, William Ortmans, Lewis H. Ziska, and Elise Pendall

A Soil Management Assessment Framework (SMAF) Evaluation of Brazilian Sugarcane Expansion on Soil Quality, Maurício R. Cherubin, Douglas Karlen, André L.C. Franco, Carlos E. P. Cerri, Cássio A. Tormena, and Carlos C. Cerri

Soil Quality Evaluation Using the Soil Management Assessment Framework (SMAF) in Brazilian Oxisols with Contrasting Texture, Maurício R. Cherubin, Cássio A. Tormena, and Douglas Karlen

Quantitative trait locus mapping and functional genomics of an organophosphate resistance trait in the western corn rootworm, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera, B. S. Coates, A. P. Alves, H. Wang, X. Zhou, T. Nowatzki, H. Chen, M. Rangasamy, H. M. Robertson, C. W. Whitfield, K. K. Walden, S. D. Kachman, B. W. French, L. J. Meinke, D. Hawthrone, C. A. Abel, T. W. Sappington, B. D. Siegfried, and N. J. Miller

Hydrologic response and recovery to prescribed fire and vegetation removal in a small rangeland catchment, Gerald N. Flerchinger, M.S. Seyfried, and Stuart P. Hardegree

Evidence of Resistance to Cry34/35Ab1 Corn by Western Corn Rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae): Root Injury in the Field and Larval Survival in Plant-Based Bioassays, Aaron J. Gassmann, Ram B. Shrestha, Siva R. K. Jakka, Mike W. Dunbar, Eric H. Clifton, Aubrey R. Paolino, David A. Ingber, B. Wade French, Kenneth E. Masloski, John W. Dounda, and Coy R. St. Clair

Immunotherapy using algal-produced Ara h 1 core domain suppresses peanut allergy in mice, James A. Grgeory, Ariel Shepley-McTaggart, Michelle Umpierrez, Barry K. Hurlburt, Soheila J. Maleki, Hugh A. Sampson, Stephen P. Mayfield, and M. Cecilia Berin

Crop, Tillage, and Landscape Effects on Near-Surface Soil Quality Indices in Indiana, W. Ashley Hammac, Diane E. Stott, Douglas Karlen, and Cynthia A. Cambardella

Enhanced Approaches for Identifying Amadori Products: Application to Peanut Allergens, Katina L. Johnson, Jason G. Williams, Soheila J. Maleki, Barry K. Hurlburt, Robert E. London, and Geoffrey A. Mueller

Dedicated Energy Crops and Crop Residues for Bioenergy Feedstocks in the Central and Eastern USA, R. B. Mitchell, M. R. Schmer, W. F. Anderson, V. Jin, K. S. Balkcom, J. Kiniry, A. Coffin, and P. White

Seasonal changes in soil physical properties under long-term no-tillage, Wagner Henrique Moreira, Cássio A. Tormena, Douglas Karlen, Álvaro Pires da Silva, Thomas Keller, and Edner Betioli Jr.

Impacts of warming and elevated CO2 on a semi-arid grassland are non-additive, shift with precipitation, and reverse over time, K. E. Mueller, D. M. Blumenthal, E. Pendall, Y. Carrillo, F. A. Dijkstra, D. G. Williams, R. F. Follett, and J. A. Morgan

Elevated CO2 and warming shift the functional composition of soil nematode communities in a semiarid grassland, Kevin E. Mueller, Dana M. Blumenthal, Yolima Carrillo, Simone Cesarz, Marcel Ciobanu, Jes Hines, Susann Pabst, Elisa Pendall, Cecilia Milano de Tomasel, Diana H. Wall, and Nico Eisenhauer

Monitoring daily evapotranspiration over two California vineyards using Landsat 8 in a multi-sensor data fusion approach, Kathryn A. Semmens, Martha C. Anderson, William P. Kustas, Feng Gao, Joseph G. Alfieri, Lynn McKee, John H. Prueger, Christopher R. Hain, Carmelo Cammalleri, Yun Yang, Tina Xia, Luis Sanchez, Maria Mar Alsina, and Monica Velez

Standardization of RP-HPLC methods for the detection of the major peanut allergens Ara h 1, Ara h 2 and Ara h 3, Harmit Singh, Mary Jo Cantoria, Poonam Malave, Denny Saputra, and Soheila Maleki

Comparative Lipid Production by Oleaginous Yeasts in Hydrolyzates of Lignocellulosic Biomass and Process Strategy for High Titers, Patricia J. Slininger, Bruce S. Dien, Cletus P. Kurtzman, Bryan R. Moser, Erica L. Bakota, Stephanie R. Thompson, Patrick J. O'Bryan, Michael A. Cotta, Venkatesh Balan, Mingjie Jin, Leonardo da Costa Sousa, and Bruce E. Dale

N fertilizer and harvest impacts on bioenergy crop contributions to SOC, Catherine E. Stewart, Ronald F. Follett, Elizabeth G. Pruessner, Gary E. Varvel, Kenneth P. Vogel, and Robert B. Mitchell

Visual Soil Structure Effects of Tillage and Corn Stover Harvest in Iowa, Cássio A. Tormena, Douglas Karlen, Sally D. Logsdon, and Maurício R. Cherubin

Evaluation of Genome-Enabled Selection for Bacterial Cold Water Disease Resistance Using Progeny Performance Data in Rainbow Trout: Insights on Genotyping Methods and Genomic Prediction Models, Roger L. Vallejo, Timothy D. Leeds, Breno O. Fragomen, Guangtu Gao, Alvaro G. Hernandez, Ignacy Misztal, Timothy J. Welch, Gregory D. Wiens, and Yniv Palti

CQESTR Simulated Changes in Soil Organic Carbon under Residue Management Practices in Continuous Corn Systems, Brian J. Wienhold, Marty R. Schmer, Virginia L. Jin, Gary E. Varvel, and Hero Gollany

Crop residue management and fertilization effects on soil organic matter and associated biological properties, Bingzi Zhao, Jiabao Zhang, Yueyue Yu, Douglas Karlen, and Xiying Hao

Rising atmospheric CO2 is reducing the protein concentration of a floral pollen source essential for North American bees, Lewis H. Ziska, Jeffery S. Pettis, Joan Edwards, Jillian E. Hancock, Martha B. Tomecek, Andrew Clark, Jeffrey S. Dukes, Irakli Loladze, and H. Wayne Polley

2015

Antimicrobial-Resistant Bacterial Populations and Antimicrobial Resistance Genes Obtained from Environments Impacted by Livestock and Municipal Waste, Getahun E. Agga, Terrance M. Arthur, Lisa M. Durso, Dayna M. Harhay, and John W. Schmidt

Characterization of co-circulating swine influenza A viruses in North America and the identification of a novel H1 genetic clade with antigenic significance, Tavis K. Anderson, Brian A. Campbell, Martha I. Nelson, Nicola S. Lewis, Alicia Janas Martindale, Mary Lea Killian, and Amy L. Vincent

RNAi-mediated Control of Aflatoxins in Peanut: Method to Analyze Mycotoxin Production and Transgene Expression in the Peanut/Aspergillus Pathosystem, Renee S. Arias, Phat M. Dang, and Victor S. Sobolev

Development of a Large Set of Microsatellite Markers in Zapote Mamey (Pouteria sapota (Jacq.) H.E. Moore & Stearn) and Their Potential Use in the Study of the Species, Renée S. Arias, Jaime Martínez-Castillo, Victor S. Sobolev, Nasib H. Blancarte-Jasso, Sheron A. Simpson, Linda L. Ballard, Mary V. Duke, Xiaofen F. Liu, Brian M. Irish, and Brian E. Scheffler

Development of a Large Set of Microsatellite Markers in Zapote Mamey (Pouteria sapota (Jacq.) H.E. Moore & Stearn) and Their Potential Use in the Study of the Species, Renee S. Arias, Jaime Martínez-Castillo, V. S. Sobolev, Nasib H. Blancarte-Jaso, S. A. Simpson, Linda L. Ballard, Mary V. Duke, Xiaofen F. Liu, Brian M. Irish, and Brian E. Scheffler

Ecology, Behavior and Bionomics First Genotyping of Spodoptera frugiperda (J. E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Progeny from Crosses between Bt-Resistant and Bt-Susceptible Populations, and 65-Locus Discrimination of Isofamilies, Renee S. Arias, Maribel Portilla, J. D. Ray, Carlos A. Blanco, S. A. Simpson, and Brian E. Scheffler

Ecology, Behavior and Bionomics First Genotyping of Spodoptera frugiperda (J. E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Progeny from Crosses between Bt-Resistant and Bt-Susceptible Populations, and 65-Locus Discrimination of Isofamilies, R. S. Arias, M. Portilla, J. D. Ray, C. A. Blanco, S. A. Simpson, and B. E. Sch Effler

DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION OF BANKFULL HYDRAULIC GEOMETRY RELATIONSHIPS FOR THE PHYSIOGRAPHIC REGIONS OF THE UNITED STATES, Katrin Bieger, Hendrik Rathjens, Peter M. Allen, and Jeffrey G. Arnold

The effects of insecticide dose and herbivore density on tri-trophic effects of thiamethoxam in a system involving wheat, aphids, and ladybeetles, Michael M. Bredeson, R Neil Reese, and Jonathan G. Lundgren

Issues encountered in development of enzymelinked immunosorbent assay for use in detecting Influenza A virus subtype H5N1 exposure in swine, Jason Buehler, Kelly Lager, Amy Vincent, Cathy Miller, Eileen Thacker, and Bruce Janke

The effect of mineral-ion interactions on soil hydraulic conductivity, Maya C. Buelow, Kerri Steenwerth, and Sanjai J. Parikh

Seasonal variation in vitamin D status of beef cattle reared in the central United States, E Casas, J D. Lippolis, L A. Kuehn, and T A. Reinhardt

Stability of Transgene Expression in Reduced Allergen Peanut (Arachis hypogaea L.) across Multiple Generations and at Different Soil Sulfur Levels, Manju Chandran, Ye Chu, Soheila J. Maleki, and Peggy Ozias-Akins

Soil Microbes Compete Strongly with Plants for Soil Inorganic and Amino Acid Nitrogen in a Semiarid Grassland Exposed to Elevated CO2 and Warming, Janet Chen, Yolima Carrillo, Elisa Pendall, Feike A. Dijkstra, R. Dave Evans, Jack A. Morgan, and David G. Williams

Effect of turning frequency and season on composting materials from swine high-rise facilities, K L. Cook, E L. Ritchey, J H. Loughrin, M Haley, K R. Sistani, and C H. Bolster

Extending the soil moisture data record of the U.S. Climate Reference Network (USCRN) and Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN), Ethan J. Coopersmith, Jesse E. Bell, and Michael H. Cosh

Effects of refuges on the evolution of resistance to transgenic corn by the western corn rootworm, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera LeConte, Jennifer Deitloff, Mike W. Dunbar, David A. Ingber, Bruce E. Hibbard, and Aaron J. Gassmann

Comparison of canopy temperature-based water stress indices formaize, Kendall C. DeJonge, Saleh Taghvaeian, Thomas J. Trout, and Lousie H. Thomas

Undergraduate Range Management Exam: 1999-2014, Justin D. Derner, Jessica Crowder, Mae Smith, and Tami Plechaty

Helicoverpa zea (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) and Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Responses to Sorghum bicolor (Poales: Poaceae) Tissues From Lowered Lignin Lines, Patrick F. Dowd and Scott E. Sattler

Assessment of Selected Antibiotic Resistances in Ungrazed Native Nebraska Prairie Soils, Lisa M. Durso, David A. Wedin, John E. Gilley, Daniel N. Miller, and David B. Marx

Clonal integration in Ludwigia hexapetala under different light regimes, Rachael Glover, Rebecca E. Drenovsky, Caryn J. Futrell, and Brenda J. Grewell

Fitness costs of resistance to Cry3Bb1 maize by western corn rootworm, A M. Hoffmann, B W. French, R L. Hellmich, N Lauter, and A J. Gassmann

Short-Term Soil Responses to Late-Seeded Cover Crops in a Semi-Arid Environment, M. A. Liebig, J. R. Hendrickson, D. W. Archer, M. A. Schmer, K. A. Nichols, and D. L. Tanaka

IDENTIFYING AND EVALUATING A SUITABLE INDEX FOR AGRICULTURAL DROUGHT MONITORING IN THE TEXAS HIGH PLAINS, Jerry E. Moorhead, Prasanna H. Gowda, Vijay P. Singh, Dana O. Porter, Thomas H. Marek, Terry A. Howell, and B A. Stewart

Climatic controls of aboveground net primary production in semi‑arid grasslands along a latitudinal gradient portend low sensitivity to warming, Whitney Mowll, Dana M. Blumenthal, Karie Cherwin, Anine Smith, Amy J. Symstad, Lance T. Vermeire, Scott L. Collins, Melinda D. Smith, and Alan K. Knapp

Birds and butterflies respond to soil-induced habitat heterogeneity in experimental plantings of tallgrass prairie species managed as agroenergy crops in Iowa, USA, Mark C. Myers, James T. Mason, Benjamin J. Hoksch, Cynthia A. Cambardella, and Jarrett D. Pfrimmer