Monitoring Soil Carbon Pools and Fluxes Following Land Conversion to Irrigated Agriculture in a Semi-arid Shrub Steppe Ecosystem
Chapter 19 in Climate Friendly Farming: Improving the Carbon Footprint of Agriculture in the Pacific Northwest. Full report available at http://csanr.wsu.edu/pages/Climate_Friendly_Farming_Final_Report/.
Cochran, R.L., H.P. Collins, A.C. Kennedy, and D.F. Bezdicek. 2007. Biology and Fertility of Soils. 43:479-489.
Article in Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter
This broadcast discusses aspects of compost contamination by persistent herbicides, such as picloram and clopyralid, which became an issue in 2000. Also discusses subsequent herbicide label and use rule changes. Featured guests: Dave Bezdicek and Mary Fauci from the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences and Dan Caldwell, compost manager for WSU. Posted via RealPlayer. Also available via Windows Media.
Development of plant bioassay to detect herbicide contamination of compost at or below practical analytical detection limits
Fauci, M., D. Bezdicek, D. Caldwell, and R. Finch. 2002. Bull Environ Contam and Toxicol. 68 (1):79-85.
Cox, D., D. Bezdicek, M. Fauci. 2001. Biol Fertil Soils 33:365–372.
Bezdicek, D., M. Fauci, D. Caldwell, R. Finch, and J. Lang. 2001. Biocycle. 42 (7):25-30.
Bezdicek, David, Mary Fauci, Dan Caldwell, and Rick Finch. 2000. Agrichem and Environ News 174: 9-13. WSU Extension.
Fauci, M.F., D.F. Bezdicek, D. Caldwell and R. Finch. 1999. Published in Compost Sci Util 1(2) 1999. Presented here with permission from jgpress.
Jennings, M.D., B.C. Miller, D.F. Bezdicek, and D. Granatstein. 1990. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 45(1):75-80.