Mississippi State University


Associated Projects

Year Project Name Funded
2022 Compile Estimates of Soybean Yield Suppression by Diseases in the Southern U.S. during 2021 $5,000
2022 Insect Loss Estimates in Soybean for 2021 $5,000
2022 Screening and Breeding Soybeans for Resistance to Mature Soybean Seed Damage $338,603
2021 Characterize root microbial communities with anti-fungal activities in soybean $122,001
2019 2,4-D and dicamba resistant soybeans: stewardship and testing $41,472
2019 Assessing soybean injury from dicamba applications using multispectral imaging on a small UAV $13,200
2019 Breeding Soybeans for Resistance to Mature Soybean Seed Damage (1920-172-0125-C) $249,896
2019 Characterization of antifungal activity of endophytic bacteria associated with the charcoal rot disease system in soybean $36,355
2019 Characterization of soybean taproot decline pathogen; a new disease and pathogen in Mississippi soybean production fields $80,972
2019 Completion of molecular characterization of charcoal rot fungus mycoviruses $23,500
2019 Crop rotation and risk management for Miss. soybean production $35,200
2019 Delta Agricultural Weather Center $30,000
2019 Dicamba volatility under field conditions $43,475
2019 Effect of cover cropping systems on dryland soybean plant vigor, growth, and yield, $62,328
2019 Enhancement of Mississippi Soybean Variety Trials through entry standardization $42,661
2019 Evaluation of Palmer amaranth control with summer and winter annual cover crops alone and coupled with herbicides $40,860
2019 Evaluation of the effects of flooding on soybean growth and yield $11,811
2019 Herbicide efficacy and economic return as affected by Precision Agricultural Technology $46,560
2019 Identification of mycotoxins used in soybean root infection by charcoal rot pathogen and other fungi $62,961
2019 Understanding in-field soil moisture variability and its effect on irrigation $49,815
2019 Using weeds as a resource to develop herbivore-resistant soybean $66,590
2019 Video support for Mississippi soybean producers $16,259
2018 Influence of cover crops on early season insect pest dynamics in Mississippi soybeans $50,121
2017 Agronomic and Economic Evaluation of Soybean/Corn Rotation with Twin-Row Production and Increased Nutrient Management $26,427
2017 Agronomic and Irrigation Efficiency Impacts of Conservation Tillage and Cover Crops in Soybean Production: Three-Year Results $1
2017 Agronomic Evaluation of USDA Heat-Tolerant Maturity Group III Soybean Germplasm for Use in the Early Soybean Production System $14,964
2017 Effect of Incremental Sub-Threshold Levels of Insect Defoliation on Yield of Soybeans in Mississippi $71,858
2017 Effects of the Introduction of Feed Grains into Mid-South Soybean Production Systems (1720-172-0122) $51,050
2017 Improved Management of Charcoal Rot $346,578
2017 Redbanded Stink Bugs: An Immediate Threat to Miss. Soybean Producers $29,043
2016 Cover crop and tillage effects on irrigation application efficiency, irrigation scheduling, soil physical properties, runoff, soybean yield, and economic return $89,592
2016 Effect of silicon on growth and yield of soybean grown on dryland or nonirrigated sites $33,379
2016 Hester Fellowship-Effect of incremental sub-threshold levels of insect defoliation on yield of soybeans in Mississippi $71,363
2016 Influence of cover crops on early season insect pest dynamics in Mississippi soybeans $49,835
2016 Weed management programs for Mississippi soybean production $116,994
2015 Blaine Fellowship-Managing charcoal rot using soil incorporated nutrients $70,800
2015 Costs and benefits of on-farm water storage (OFWS) systems $67,896
2015 Effect of spray additives on spray droplet size, coverage, and efficacy $15,131
2015 Effects of the introduction of feed grains into Mid-South soybean production systems $201,000
2015 Irrigation water management for Southern Region soybean growers $50,000
2015 Irrigation Water Management for Southern Region Soybean Growers (1520-732-7233) $461,270
2015 Nematode management investigations in Mississippi soybean production systems $38,808
2015 Soybean physiological maturity: documentation and developing a tool for management $100,718
2015 Soybean storage profitability and marketing strategies for Mississippi soybean growers $30,792
2015 Web application for flexible pipe calculation system $26,487
2014 Assessing the impact of the new farm bill on Mississippi soybean farms $28,280
2014 Bee project: Assessing impact of neonicotinoid (NEO) seed treatments on pollinators $53,467
2014 Characterization of endophytic microbial communities associated with charcoal rot disease in soybean $55,157
2014 Characterization of the resistance potential for the diamide insecticides: Belt and Prevathon $33,466
2014 Developing strategies for improving furrow irrigation efficiency $76,301
2014 Evaluation of soybean plant response to tillage system $12,000
2014 Impact of irrigation initiation timing on plant development and yield of indeterminate and determinate soybean varieties $48,711
2014 Impact of planting date and maturity group on management strategies for insect pests in Mississippi $55,694
2014 Impact of Tillage and Residue Management on Soil Biodiversity Under Soybean-Corn Rotation (Year 1 of 1420-732-7234) $69,804
2014 Investigations into strobilurin fungicide resistance of soybean pathogens in Mississippi $53,581
2014 Large-scale drift assessment with aerial imagery and ground-based spectral reflectance $39,966
2014 MSU-ES on-farm soybean variety demonstration program $46,118
2014 Nematode management investigations and varietal response to nematode pressure in old cotton field settings $39,192
2014 Response and net profit of genetically enhanced and conventional soybean varieties to fertilizer amendments on low nutrient soils in rain fed and irrigated production systems $57,434
2014 Row crop irrigation science extension and research (RISER) program $136,803
2014 Soybean vein necrosis virus (SVNV), a relatively new soybean pathogen $49,599
2013 Agronomic and economic evaluation of soybean/corn rotation with twin-row production and increased nutrient management $14,445
2013 Bufkin Fellowship - Effect of fall-seeded cereal cover crops when used in soybeans for control of Palmer amaranth in Mississippi soybeans $65,806
2013 Delta agricultural weather project $22,955
2013 Determining environmental management schemes to influence the development of poor seed quality in MG IV and MG V soybean $268,506
2013 Determining the effect of low concentrations of dicamba and 2,4-D on soybean growth and yield $36,975
2013 Developing profitable deficit irrigation guidelines for Mississippi soybean production systems $52,301
2013 Developing scientific irrigation scheduling methods for Mississippi soybean production systems $34,977
2013 Development of agricultural applications for use on Apple iPhone and iPad $10,000
2013 Estimation of deer damage to soybean production in Mississippi: A spatial and temporal context $68,186
2013 Evaluation of commodity programs, crop insurance, and forward pricing alternatives for Mississippi soybean farms $30,726
2013 Evaluation of effects of residual glyphosate and its soil metabolites on growth and development of soybeans $15,000
2013 Mitigating herbicide spray drift under field conditions $37,179
2013 Soybean management by application of research and technology (SMART): Support of on-farm soybean verification programs and other extension activities $139,319
2013 Three-cornered alfalfa hopper (TCAH) management in soybeans $9,455
2013 Video support for Mississippi soybean producers $15,430
2013 Yield and economic responses of soybean to irrigation initiation on clay soil in Mississippi $25,322
2012 Corn and soybean crop residue management impact on soil quality, yield, and returns $21,000
2012 Evaluation of farm policy alternatives for Mississippi soybean farms $35,375
2012 Evaluation of the impact of fertility and fungicide application timing for the prevention of Phomopsis seed decay (and late season Cercospora) $62,550
2012 Improving soybean nutrient management using timely soil testing programs $10,480
2012 Irrigation use and efficiency in soybean production systems in Mississippi $47,440
2012 Lepidopteron insect pest management in soybeans $39,000
2012 On-farm validation of the Mississippi irrigation scheduler tool (MIST) $64,310
2012 Preventing seed rot and poor seed quality in MG IV soybean $128,260
2012 Rapid ID of soybean fungi by spectroscopic techniques $75,045
2012 Soybean disease monitoring for Mississippi soybean producers $61,500
2012 The influence of long-term glyphosate use in soybean $15,750
2012 The Mississippi YIELD project $161,260
2012 Validity of current K recommendations for high yielding soybeans with respect to grain yield and disease control $30,922
2011 Biology and management of herbicide resistant/tolerant weeds in Mississippi $50,000
2011 Economic analysis and practicality of crop insurance programs for Mississippi soybean producers and economic assessment of potential soybean production in southeast Mississippi $34,877
2011 Irrigation use and efficiency and the sustainability of soil and water resources in soybean production systems in Mississippi $75,000
2011 Management and ecology of redbanded stink bug $38,450
2011 Managing soybean production on low nutrient status soils in Mississippi $37,631
2011 Managing transgenic crops as weeds in soybean cropping systems $34,000
2010 Addressing agronomic and management issues related to soybean production and soil loam soils $23,000
2010 Characterization of alternative soybean storage practices and their effects on post-harvest quality $30,500
2010 Control, characterization and identification of potential novel resistance of the late-season soybean disease Cercospora leaf blight and frogeye leaf spot $53,475
2010 Development of a rapid genetic field race test for soybean cyst nematode (SCN) and generation of SCN resistance through gene inactivation $54,850
2010 Internet access to soybean information in Mississippi $2,000
2010 Management of seed rot and poor seed quality with insecticides and fungicides combinations in soybean $45,000
2010 Maximizing Soybean Yield Potential and Profitability: Surpassing the Recent Plateau (Year 1 of 0287) $45,000
2010 Mississippi soybean basis: Changes, impacts and implications $18,720
2010 Seeking the cause of bud proliferation syndrome in Mississippi $16,500
2010 Soybean rust monitoring $70,000
2010 Survey of Mississippi Delta for the spread and distribution of glyphosate resistant and other herbicide resistant weeds $33,136
2009 Addressing critical soybean weed control issues in Mississippi $60,000
2009 Economics of soybean maturity groups' yield response to insecticides seed treatments with early planting dates $35,954
2009 Enhancement of Mississippi soybean trials through entry standardization $36,000
2009 Establishing an economic threshold for late-season stink bugs $7,733
2009 Establishment, colonization, toxin production and development of the charcoal rot fungus, Macrophomina phaseolina, on soybean during the disease life cycle-toxin: Basic biology for control $23,000
2009 Evaluation of critical shattering time of early-maturity soybeans under early soybean production systems $5,000
2009 Evaluation of private and public soybean varieties and breeding lines for resistance to stem canker, frogeye leaf spot, purple leaf and pod stain, black root rot and rust $49,089
2009 Impact of fungicides and production systems on the management of soybean rust and other diseases in Mississippi soybeans $75,500
2009 Impact of insect pests on soybean yields at different growth stages $65,000
2009 Impact of starter fertilizers on growth and yield of March, April, and May-planted soybean $43,875
2009 Impact of tillage, raised seedbed, corn rotation, fungicides, twin-rows, and seedling rates within various row configurations for soybean production in Mississippi $43,875
2009 Screening soybean varieties for resistance to the soybean cyst nematode and reniform nematode to enhance soybean production $17,250
2009 Soybean management for application of research and technology program: Collaborative initiative through Mississippi State and private consulting sector $119,431
2009 Use of seed and in-furrow applied fungicides to suppress the development of soybean rust and charcoal rot $18,690
2009 Viruses of soybean in Mississippi: A case study $21,414